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We are hiring!

Posted on June 15, 2019

Part-Time Office Manager (10-15 hours per week)

• High School Degree
• Knowledge of general PC use in addition to MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, email, website & social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram)
• Must be able to speak, read, and write English
• Must be able to work 2 days Monday-Thursday and Saturday mornings (during our 3 ten-week sessions) and attend monthly board meetings (2nd Tuesday of the month except July & December)
• Must be able to work independently (without direction) and be able to multi-task
• Knowledge of second language acquisition/foreign language learning
• Must be a US citizen or if not, have a valid work permit to work legally in the US

• Some college or degree preferred
• Knowledge of French strongly preferred
• Management experience preferred

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Answer phone, respond to voicemail messages and email messages
• Provide reports for and attend monthly board meetings
• Maintain inventory for office (textbooks, supplies, etc.)
• Keep track of membership and student enrollment payments and RSVPs for special events
• Make deposits at bank as needed (approximately weekly)
• Provide staff’s & teachers’ payroll to treasurer monthly
• Provide invoices and other pertinent paperwork to treasurer
• Promote events and classes via social media outlets and email marketing, as well as within office (white boards, voicemail greeting)
• Design marketing pictures and flyers for classes and events
• Create and/or update email lists as needed
• Update website as needed
• Prepare and send mass mailings for membership renewals, events, annual appeal, etc.
• Attend special events on weekends, in evenings or during daytime hours
• Arrange private lessons between students and teachers
• Advise students regarding placement into classes
• Distribute student surveys for each session
• Determine lineup of classes and teachers for each session
• Schedule interviews and hold orientation for any new teaching staff
• Host visitors and give presentation regarding AF de Louisville (preferably in French)

Note: This job is paid hourly and offers no benefits. If interested, please send résumé and cover letter to AFL President, Gregg Ferris at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Private Lesson Instructors (6-10 hours per week)

The language school at AFL is seeking one or two experienced French language teachers (French mother tongue preferred or near-native French fluency) willing to teach private lessons to children, youth, and/or adults, as needed (daytime, evenings, and/or weekends.)

Applicants may also be asked to teach morning or evening classes starting in September. Position is part time, hourly and offers no benefits.

Applicants must have a valid visa/work permit. Please send cover letter and CV to AFL, 1313 Lyndon Lane, Suite 111, Louisville, KY 40222 or e-mail documents to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Note: If you sent us your cover letter and CV recently, do not hesitate to send them again to make sure you will be considered for the position. Merci !

New AFL Officers and Board Members

Posted on June 15, 2019

We held our annual election of officers and board members during our annual meeting on June 11, 2019. The results are as follow:

President, Gregg Ferris
Vice President, Paula Bohnert
Secretary, Anne Harlan
Treasurer, Karen Ferris

New Board Members:
Carol Cobb
Nina Disso Edwards
MK Eagle
Karen Ferris
Anne Harlan
Dr. Erica Lawrence

Fall 2019 Schedule

Posted on June 13, 2019

fall 2019

Le Bossu de Notre Dame, la comédie musicale

Posted on May 30, 2019

Les billets seront en vente le 17 juin sur


The Hunchback of Notre Dame Musical

Posted on May 30, 2019

Tickets will go on sale on June 17 at


Club de lecture

Posted on April 20, 2019

Lors de la prochaine édition du Club de Lecture de l'AFL, nous lirons et discuterons de The Table Comes First: Family, France, and the Meaning of Food de Adam Gopnik.

Le livre est en anglais et nous en discuterons en anglais.

Toujours gratuit pour les membres de l'AFL ! Un don de 5$ est encouragé pour les non-membres.

Rejoignez-nous le dimanche 4 août de 14h00 à 16h00. Écrivez-nous à .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) pour nous informer de votre présence !

Vous pouvez acheter votre exemplaire en ligne ou chez votre libraire. Nous pouvons également vous en commander un exemplaire au bureau de l’AFL.

Vous pouvez également consulter le catalogue de la Bibliothèque Publique de Louisville. Ils ont quelques exemplaires papiers du livre, ainsi qu’une version digitale téléchargeable gratuitement.

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Book Club

Posted on April 20, 2019

In our next edition of the AFL book club, we will be reading and discussing The Table Comes First: Family, France, and the Meaning of Food by Adam Gopnik.

This book is in English and we will be discussing it in English.

Still free to AFL members! A $5 donation is suggested for non-members.

Join us on Sunday, August 4 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) to let us know you will be there!

You can purchase your copy online or from a nearby bookstore. We can also order a copy for you at the AFL office.

You can also check the Louisville Public Library. They have a few of physical copies of the book, as well as a free downloadable ebook version.

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