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Concours d’art oratoire 2021

2021-01-12T19:59:52-05:00January 12th, 2021|

Our priority is the safety and well-being of our students, teachers and community members during the continuing COVID-19 pandemic.  For the Concours d’art oratoire 2021, students in grades 1-8 will compete in their classrooms only.    Each classroom will receive Concours d’art oratoire certificates and promotional items. New this year, Concours d’art oratoire for grades 1-4!  Registration deadline: January 29, 2021. Concours d’art oratoire [...]

DIY Holiday Crafts and Cookies to make “en Francais”

2020-12-30T16:01:28-05:00December 30th, 2020|

Join our animator, Daniel as he leads you through cookie making and holiday crafts.   Daniel's videos are easy to follow with all instructions in French. CPF Nova Scotia Holiday Workshop Videos Here are the recipes and ingredients for his holiday cookies: Biscuits-au-sucre-INGRÉDIENTS Pain-d'épices-INGRÉDIENTS Here are the supply lists for the holiday crafts: Matériaux-VidéoDécorations1 Matériaux-VidéoDécorations2

Nutcracker Ballet Art competition & Nutcracker Ballet Storytelling competition- December 2020!

2020-12-17T16:04:29-05:00December 17th, 2020|

December is Nutcracker month! Décembre est le mois de Casse-Noisette! The Nutcracker Ballet is a perennial holiday favorite.  To celebrate the season, CPF Nova Scotia has two exciting competitions: a Nutcracker Ballet Art competition and a Nutcracker Ballet Storytelling competition.  The competitions are open to all ages from 5-18 presently in a French language program.  Prizes will [...]

Winter Solstice Carol Singalong, December 21 2020 @ 5 pm ADT

2020-12-15T15:06:50-05:00December 10th, 2020|

Join Mary Beth Carty for a Solstice singalong "en Francais". Mary Beth has created a playlist for families to learn the lyrics and singalong.   Learn some classic French songs and some modern ones too. Mary Beth Carty Music CPF Noel 2020 Playlist Chantons ensemble le 21 Décembre Solstice Singalong Canadian Parents for French Concert will [...]


2020-12-04T18:16:46-05:00December 2nd, 2020|

NATIONAL FRENCH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE POETRY CONTEST CPF QCNU is happy to announce the launch of the 2021 O'Poésie Contest! Students from across Canada are invited to show off their French skills through poetry! For additional information, visit our website https://qc.cpf.ca/opoesie/ WHAT? A French poetry contest for students learning French as a second language WHAT? Submit [...]

Fundraiser for the Halifax Peninsula and Mainland South Chapter Scholarship Fund

2020-12-02T17:28:16-05:00November 20th, 2020|

The Halifax Peninsula and Mainland South Chapter is having a Fundraiser for our Scholarship Fund.  The goal of the fundraiser is to award 5 scholarships valued at $250 each to graduating students who have demonstrated an Excellence in French in Grade 12 at Citadel High School and JL Ilsley School. We are raising funds through [...]

Virtual Volunteer French Tutors Needed! Nous avons besoin de tuteurs de français en ligne

2020-10-21T15:01:04-04:00October 20th, 2020|

Canadian Parents for French has launched its Virtual Tutoring program in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick.   Our program starts on October 26 with 89 families.   We have over 200 families on a waitlist.  Canadian Parents for French is still seeking experienced, dynamic, and entrepreneurial individuals to volunteer as a Virtual Volunteer French Tutors. Canadian Parents [...]


2020-11-02T14:36:29-05:00October 14th, 2020|

Unfortunately our French Tutoring program has filled very quickly. We are now starting a waitliist.   We will try to accommodate families on the waitlist in our next program starting in January   To register for the waitlist, click https://form.jotform.com/CPFNational/tutoringwaitlist    Canadian Parents for French - Nova Scotia is proud to be offering a FREE ONLINE French Tutoring Program [...]

Communication Coordinator (Atlantic Region) – Job opening

2020-10-08T19:34:25-04:00October 8th, 2020|

We are looking for an experienced Communications Coordinator to help us build our public relations and social media network in the Atlantic region. Canadian Parents for French, Nova Scotia Branch is seeking a candidate to fill the new role of Communications Coordinator to support our four Canadian Parents for French Atlantic branches. The position would [...]

French in our Communities – New Cultural Grants 2020-2021

2020-10-05T16:17:52-04:00October 5th, 2020|

Canadian Parents for French, Nova Scotia offers cultural grants to communities to support  French Language activities locally. Do you have a terrific idea for an activity or event in your classroom, school or community?   CPF Nova Scotia wants to support local initiatives that support French language activities.   To qualify for a French in our Communities [...]

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