Author Archives: Gene Jenkins

Mardi Gras Celebration – February 11, 2018

16 members and guests were treated to a special 2-course dinner at The French in Olde Naples (one of our proud Business Partners … which just won Best New Restaurant in Naples!), especially selected by Chef/Owner Vincenzo Betulia for our … Continue reading

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“An American in Paris” – January 21, 2018

As part of our 25th Anniversary Celebration, on Sunday, January 21, 2018, eight members of Alliance Française de Naples attended a spectacular matinée performance of “An American in Paris” at Artis-Naples.  This Tony Award®-winning musical is about an American soldier, a … Continue reading

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La Causerie – January 17, 2018

On January 17, 2018, the first event of our 25th Anniversary Year was held at The Moorings Country Club for La Causerie, at which 25 members and guests savored a delicious 2-course luncheon (two entrée choices of either Chicken & … Continue reading

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Dîner de Noël – 14 décembre 2017

On December 14, 2017, twenty-five (25) members and guests savored the delicious cuisine of Chef Patrick Figini and the hospitality of his lovely wife Hostess Margaret Figini … with a 3-course gourmet meal.  We welcomed new members Sandra Jones and … Continue reading

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Beaujolais Nouveau Dégustation- 18 novembre 2017

The wine choices were excellent.  The tastings from Chef Pyro Rodriguez were copious and delicious.  Our 30 members and guests thoroughly enjoyed bidding on the beautiful gifts at our Raffle Table. “Chapeaux” to Angie and Steve Herrington for opening their … Continue reading

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Board Meeting – 3 octobre 2017

Board Meeting at La Colmar Bakery & Bistro, our Business Partner … planning exciting events for our 25th Anniversary season (1993-2018). Celebrating Pres. Denyse Jenkins’s birthday.

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La Table Française – 10 août 2017

Nine members and guests attended our French Speaking Table & Luncheon on August 10, 2017, at The French Rustique Brasserie (our newest Business Partner and corporate member), which included 2-hour conversation in French, led by President Denyse Jenkins.  Berthe, Jacques et Arsène … Continue reading

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VIP Party at La Colmar – 2 août 2017

VIP Party at La Colmar, our new Business Partner.  We were treated to authentic French food, very tasty croissants, wonderful sweets, macarons, delicious wines, etc.  The décor is very French, warm, and inviting.  See you there soon for La Table … Continue reading

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La Table Française – 27 juillet 2017

Six members and guests attended our French Speaking Table & Luncheon on July 27, 2017, at Café Normandie, which included 2-hour conversation in French, led by President Denyse Jenkins. Berthe et Jacques from the Monday conversation class were there, along … Continue reading

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La Célébration de la Fête Nationale – 14 juillet 2017

Our members celebrated Bastille Day (“La Célébration du 14 juillet pour fêter la Fête Nationale“) on Friday, July 14, 2017, with a 4-course gourmet dinner, with each course paired with a specially selected wine, at Blue Provence Restaurant in Olde … Continue reading

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