Speak French !

Looking for ways to practice your French or meet other cool Francophiles like you? Throughout most of the year, you have four chances a week. All levels welcome !

MONDAY – FRIDAY, FRENCH CONVERSATION for LUNCH, 12:00/12:15-12:45/1:00pm, Monday – Friday (during the academic year): Have lunch at the French House, en français, any day, Monday through Friday. UW-Madison students who come on average four times a week should consider enrolling in French 301/302, Practical French Conversation, for 1 credit. Join the 40-50 students and 5-10 native speakers à table every day and improve your French in a relaxed and inviting atmosphere. Click here for more information.

MONDAYS, 7:00pm: Vin et conversation (year round), Barriques, 127 W Washington Ave. This Monday group does tend to have more native speakers but all levels are welcome. Start time is technically 7pm but some participants tend to arrive a bit late (7:30ish). Subscribe to their email list sending a blank email to: join-francophiles@lists.wisc.edu.  You can also find them on Facebook.


WEDNESDAYS, 6pm: Dîner à la Maison Française (during the academic year).  Reservations necessary. Click on “Dining” above for more information.

FRIDAYS, 12:15pm: Déjeuner à la Maison Française (during the academic year).  Reservations necessary.Click on “Dining” above for more information.