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  • 11 Jan 2020 8:28 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)
    Learn French at WICE!

    What are you waiting for? Deepen your cultural connection, give your brain a boost, and open up your world. Jump in to this class and get started.

    WICE’s French 1 is geared towards those with little or no knowledge of French. Classes are small, personable, and supportive. Plus members benefit from free French-English conversation exchange sessions .

    Information and Registration here >>

  • 06 Jan 2020 9:34 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Happy New Year!

    Sharpen your pencils, Paris people , because we're off to a new start with lots of interesting, enriching, educating and fun new classes.

    Improve your language skills, develop your inner artist, become a wine connoisseur or finish that novel – take a gander at our course calendar to see what's new and cool.  Classes are underway, so register soon as to not miss out :-)

  • 31 Dec 2019 6:02 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)
  • 24 Dec 2019 1:59 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Happy Holidays to all from all of us at WICE!

    Get ready for a new course calendar, social events, posts showcasing student work, and so much more! We'll have plenty to share with all of you in 2020. For now, wishing you a warn and cozy one this holiday season.

  • 06 Dec 2019 3:37 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Let’s face it. You’re a culture vulture who knows Paris can’t be beat when it comes to seeking out art, music, history, and architecture. Yet, it can be overwhelming at times, which is why it’s so wonderful WICE has you covered – complete with well-informed guides and a supportive atmosphere.

    This December, there’s a selection of cultural opportunities for everyone:

  • 30 Nov 2019 9:04 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Hone up your photography skills this month with several engaging courses suitable for both newbies and seasoned shutterbugs.

    Our instructors are knowledgeable and professional artistes who offer in-depth training in supportive small group settings.

    Classes are frequently taught on location giving you an opportunity to capture scenes from this most beautiful of cities as you learn.

    Don’t delay. These courses are starting soon! Register online ...


  • 25 Nov 2019 9:07 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)
    Wine and champagne enthusiasts will enjoy this upcoming masterclass taught by Champagne expert, Cynthia Coutu, who is also the founder of Delectabulles, a champagne networking club for women.

    This class will give you the know-how to choose champagnes you prefer and why – factoring quality and price. Learn tips for storage, service, food pairing, and gain an overview of the history and geography of Champagne. You will try 4 very different bubbly beverages. A generous buffet of charcuterie and other small bites will be provided so join us with an appetite! ... I’m in!

    December 4, 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
    Location: Instructors Private Residence (nearest metro: Emile Zola)

    Register and info >>

  • 18 Nov 2019 11:00 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Curious about wines and looking for a class to get you started? Tanisha Townsend of Girl Meets Glass is a passionate wine professional ready to guide you through the Grand Crus of France. Receive tips from Bordeaux to Burgundies and refine your wine wisdom. This is 2-hour evening course that is wonderfully entertaining and educational. Cheese and charcuterie will be served in addition to wine so come hungry.

    Tastings are not only educational, but a great way to socialize and meet other WICE members of the English-speaking community in Paris who are also interested in local culture. 

    Confirm your spot now!!
    Tuesday November 19, 7:30-10:30PM

    Registration >>


  • 10 Nov 2019 7:23 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)
    Let expert, Allison Zinder, guide you through one of Paris's most vibrant and authentic outdoor markets, Marche dAligre, near the Bastille. An inspiring tour where youll learn to shop like a local for local produce, cheese, meats and more – and inspire your next cooking project. The visit includes a visit to a local bakery for a charcuterie tasting in the Marché Beauvau, and a cheese tasting of 5 to 6 seasonal cheeses.  You will wrap up your time together with a celebratory glass of wine.

    The Marché d'Aligre is actually three markets: the Outdoor Marche d'Aligre, full of vibrant seasonal produce; the Covered Marché Beauvau, an architectural beauty that consists of three halls filled with a variety of food stalls, cheese shops, butchers shops and more; and, at the center of the quaint plaza is the Outdoor Antiques & Flea Market.

    November 6, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Location: Meeting details TBC
    For More Information and Registration >>

  • 05 Nov 2019 8:46 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Nom nom! Hurry while there are spots left and join pastry chef, Lisa Allen, making tarts this Friday. She’ll guide you through a hands-on experience creating your own scrumptious apple tart. This course also includes a visit to a local market to source the fruit and then, bake from scratch. You’ll have plenty to take home!

    Chef Lisa Allen studied at Ferrandi école de gastronomie, with additional training in 5-star and Michelin-starred kitchens, the Callebaut Chocolate Academy, and Edwart Chocolatier (among others), she is excited to share with you her love, passion and knowledge for French pastry and chocolate!

    November 8, 2019, 10am-1pm
    Location: Instructor’s private residence (metro: Corvisart or Glaciere)
    To register or more information >>

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