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The French House/La Maison Francaise

The French House/La Maison Francaise

La Maison Française at Nazareth College has a dual function. It is both a residential hall and a Cultural Center in the Rochester Greater area. As a residence hall, every semester la Maison Française welcomes thirteen students interested in the French language, or in Francophone culture. It also serves as a cultural meeting place for Le Cercle Français (the French Club), for L' Alliance Française de Rochester, and for the Francophiles in the Rochester community. Movies, dinners, lectures, theatrical readings, or exhibits are scheduled every Thursday evening.

Some annual events include:

  • Dejeuner Conversations
  • Christmas/Noel party
  • Mardi-Gras mask making
  • Trip to Montreal
  • African Film Series
  • African Lecture Series
  • Breton dinner
  • Cultural diversity celebrations
  • Art exhibits
  • Concerts
  • Poetry competition

Director of Academic and Cultural Programming:
Mireille Le Breton, Ph.D.
Foreign Languages and Literatures Department
Phone: 585-389-2685

4245 East Avenue
Rochester NY, 14618-0900
Phone: 585-389-4637

Download the 2013 Pre Application Form for Maison Francaise

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