Activities for Students

 

ENGLISH IN ACTION

English in Action is a program that matches a non-English-speaker with an English speaker for one-to-one conversational English that lasts 6 hours.

Where and when: The first meeting is at the library to introduce the volunteer to the participant. The following meetings can take place in the library or outside of the library. The 6 hours can be scheduled in agreement between the two partners.

To request an English in Action:  fill the “English in Action” form.

Cost: 90€ for 6 hours plus membership (to be paid at the first meeting).

FRENCH IN ACTION

French in Action is a program that matches a non-French-speaker with a French speaker for one-to-one conversational English that lasts 6 hours.

Where and when: The first meeting is at the library to introduce the volunteer to the participant. The following meetings can take place in the library or outside of the library. The 6 hours can be scheduled in agreement between the two partners.

To request a French in Action: need to be member of the library and fill the French in Action form.

Cost: 90€ for 6 hours plus membership (to be paid on the first meeting).

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.

Price: 7 € (covers pizza and non-alcoholic beverages), 5€ for native English speakers and children ages 12 and under. Open to members and non-members.

READING SHAKESPEARE

This activity is a COLLECTIVE reading of a Shakespeare play organized by a native English speaker for a maximum of 10 participants. When and where: 1 hour each week on Friday 3 to 4:30 p.m., from October to the end of February. Discontinued during school holidays. Cost: “Reading Shakespeare” is free of charge for our members. To join: Please sign up at the front desk (limited to 10 people).

TOEIC

The library is certified as an open center to give the TOEIC Listening and Reading (Test of English for International Communication) test. To learn more about the TOEIC test, please visit the official website.

When and where: TOEIC testing takes place at ESSCA, a business school in Angers. Tests are scheduled approximately once a month. For more information please contact the library.

Cost: at the end of the signing-up process, you will have the price according to your order.

How to sign up for the test: click on this link to register. You do not need to be a member of the library to take this test. An identity card with a photo is mandatory on the day of the test.