Activities for Kids

CHILDREN’S HOUR

This is an English-language activity with a native English speaker for children aged 3-10 based on stories, nursery rhymes, songs, games and crafts.

When and where: The Children’s Hour takes place in the library on Wednesdays (except school vacation) from beginning of October until early June. Groups are limited to 15 for the 3-6 year-olds and 12 for 7-10 year-olds.

WEDNESDAY
AGES
10:00 – 10:45 a.m. 7-9
10:45 – 11:30 p.m. 8-10
3:30 – 4:15 p.m. 4-6
4:15 – 5:00 p.m. 3-5
5:00 – 5:45 p.m. 4-6

Cost: The weekly activity (discontinued during school holidays) costs 140 € for the year for the first child, 130 € for second child of same family and 120 € for each child thereafter. The child also needs to become a member of the library. To sign up : Please consult the front desk.

INTENSIVE ENGLISH WORKSHOPS FOR COLLÉGIENS

These workshops are for kids in “collège” who have started to learn English. Each workshop has a special theme: “Halloween” for the October workshop, “Ski, Snow and Surf” for the February workshop, “Springtime in the US” for the April workshop and “Sea, Sun and Fun” for the July workshop.

When and where: The workshops are given by native English speakers and take place  in the library during school holidays for three consecutive afternoons. Each afternoon lasts for three hours. The workshops are composed of games, songs, speaking and physical activities.

Cost: 75 € for three afternoons (snack, materials and a membership to the library valid for one year in the name of the child)

To sign up: Contact the front desk. A check of 75 € will be requested to reserve a space.

INTENSIVE ENGLISH WORKSHOP FOR LYCÉENS

These workshops are for teens in “lycée” who want to discover what it is like to be a teenager in the USA / UK.

When and where: The 3-day workshops are run by native English-speakers from 3 to 6 pm at the library, during school holidays.

Cost: 75 € covers workshop and library membership.

To sign up: Contact the front desk. The check of 75 € will be requested to reserve a space.

PIZZA AND BOARD GAMES

When: The English-Language Library organizes an evening of pizza and board games once per month on a Tuesday evening, from 6 to 8 p.m.

Cost: 7 € (covers pizza and non-alcoholic beverages). 5 € for native English speakers and children under 13. Open to members and non-members.