Tag: Lycee Francais de Chicago

French illustrator Yann Legendre sets artistic tone for Lycée French Market: Designs 8th Poster for the Annual Holiday Market

For more than a decade, Chicagoans have started their holiday shopping à la française with a trip to the Lycée French Market. The market’s mix of high quality French goods and foods, enjoyed while listening to the sounds of French music and conversation, is what makes it one of the most unique holiday shopping experiences... Read more »

Photos: Lycée Francais de Chicago Fall French Market

From the time the doors opened, people streamed into the warmth of the school to begin shopping, eating and enjoying the wonders of the Fall French Market.
This past weekend, my days were spent surrounded by people happily shopping, eating and drinking at the 9th annual Lycée Francais de Chicago Fall French Market held at the French international school Friday, November 8 through Sunday, November 10. For two days, I got to play a behind-the-scenes role with the chef demonstrations, helping local chefs showcase... Read more »

Fall French Market returns to the Lycée Francais de Chicago: Fri., Nov. 8 - Sun., Nov. 10

French markets (or les marches) are a combination farmers and artisan market. They often provide an insider’s look at seasonal foods, global tastes and and local craftsmen, and offer a glimpse at what’s en vogue now – and in the past.This unique melding of local and global, past and present is what makes for an true, eclectic French... Read more »

Kids Learn About Language and Culture at These Chicago Summer Camps

Now that it’s finally starting to feel like spring, it’s time to turn our attention to summer. Lucky for all of us Chicagoans who have been chilled to the bone these last few months, the warmer temperatures will be here before you know it. For families, summer means school is out and camp is in... Read more »