AFSeattle's Holiday Season 2022

Join us this holiday season to celebrate French-speaking Winter traditions! 

Annual Holiday Baking Contest

This winter, show off your baking skills in our holiday-themed baking contest! Open from December 1-31, share your best work and tag us on social media, or via email. Follow us on Instagram and Facebook to stay tuned when we launch the contest.

How to participate:

  • Step 1: Bake your best holiday-themed cake, pastry or sweet speciality.
  • Step 2: Take a picture and share it with us! You can either:
    • Post it on Facebook or Instagram and tag @afseattle (don't forget to put your profile on "public" for Instagram)
    • Send it to us via email at 
  • Step 3: We will choose and annonce winners on Tuesday, January 3!

Let's talk pâtisseries with the author of Gâteau

Aleksandra Crapanzano talks to Alexander Lobrano about her new book, GÂTEAU 

Tuesday, December 13, 2022 
1PM Pacific time, in English [Online]
Hosted by the Federation of Alliances Françaises USA 

Join us as Aleksandra Crapanzano talks to Alexander Lobrano about her new book, GÂTEAU: The Surprising Simplicity of French Cakes. The James Beard-award winning author will lay out the simple, no-fuss, completely irresistible French gâteau in all its many varieties.

Free for AF Members
Non-AF Members: $10


Holiday Deserts for AF Seattle by L'Experience Paris 

If you are still looking for the perfect French gift - check out the delicious deserts by L'Experience Paris:

10$ will be donated to the Alliance Francaise de Seattle for any "AF" Buche bought online and 5% for any other holiday item from their list. The Buche is available only December 23 & 24 after 10am

December's Happy Hour in French

Join us on Zoom for our last Happy Hour of the year!

Friday, December 16
5:30pm - 6:30pm Pacific [Online]

RSVP to the event to receive the Zoom link. At the time of the event, bring your drink and join the fun on Zoom. Enjoy socializing in French in a relaxed atmosphere and celebrate the holiday season!


Kids' Workshop on French Winter Celebrations

French Winter Celebrations: Songs, Stories and Crafts [on Zoom]

Online Workshop in 3 sessions: Saturdays, Dec 3 to 17, 10am - 11am

Join us for a fun exploration of French and Francophone end of the year traditions! We will learn carols and songs about winter, listen to stories and learn how to make house decorations. 

Prerequisite: any class at the level A1 or A2 
Recommended ages: 6-10


Give the Gift of French this Holiday Season

Are you looking for the perfect holiday gift?
Choose any gift certificate below for your loved ones.

If you wish to gift a membership to a family member, you can do so directly here. When checking out, you will have the option to add a family member and apply the membership to their account. 

Please note: our office will be closed for the holidays from December 18 to January 2 included. During this time, we are not able to redeem gift certificates. We will however send you a template gift card to print for your recipients!

Gift Certificate $500

Gift Certificate $500

$500.00 USD
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Gift Certificate $300

Gift Certificate $300

$300.00 USD
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Gift Certificate $200

Gift Certificate $200

$200.00 USD
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Gift Certificate: Family Membership

Gift Certificate: Family Membership

$110.00 USD
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Gift Certificate: Individual membership

Gift Certificate: Individual membership

$75.00 USD
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Frantastique - Special Offer for the Holidays

Winter is coming: we have a gift for you!

For the holiday season, Alliance Française de Seattle is happy to share a special offer of Frantastique: Get 30% off by using the AFSEATTLE30 promo code at checkout. Discover Frantastique's fun storys and personalized lessons for 7 days for free, if you haven't already tried them.

Offer valid December 1-25, 2022