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Virtual French Family Fun Weekend!

2021-01-18T15:42:19-06:00January 15th, 2021|

Canadian Parents for French Alberta is proud to be the founder and the coordinator of “French Family Fun Weekends”. These weekends are an opportunity for families of students in French-second-language, French Immersion and Francophone programs to come together to not only celebrate their childrens’ French language skills, but to also provide them an opportunity for [...]

2020 Annual General Meeting

2020-10-15T19:04:19-06:00September 26th, 2020|

Our 2020 Annual General Meeting will take place over ZOOM on Saturday, October 17 at 09:00 MDT. Immediately following, we will have a guest speaker at 10:00. Pre-registration is required, please register by clicking HERE. Please see below for links to AGM documents:  2019-2020 Annual Performance Report  2019-2020 Audited Financial Statement Executive Director's Report 2020 [...]

Summer Art Contest!

2020-08-20T09:15:29-06:00July 12th, 2020|

 CPF Alberta is having a summer art contest for students in kindergarten-grade 6! How does it work? Every Thursday, from July 16-August 20, 2020, we will be releasing a new art challenge! Each week there will be two projects released on our website and social media (Facebook and Twitter), one for younger students (K-2) and [...]

Falling Into French Family Weekend

2020-10-08T16:41:45-06:00May 31st, 2020|

This years Falling Into French Family Weekend in Canmore, AB has been cancelled due to continuing concerns surrounding Covid-19.  However, there will be an Annual General Meeting followed by a parent session on Saturday, October 17 at 09:00 that will be hosted on ZOOM. Pre-registration is required, please register by clicking HERE  Canadian Parents [...]

Save Saint-Jean!

2020-05-13T14:45:40-06:00May 13th, 2020|

The Campus Saint-Jean (CSJ) is a French-language campus of the University of Alberta that offers diverse university and college programs in French and it is now at risk due to funding cuts. The Government of Alberta has made significant budget cuts to Campus Saint-Jean and prohibited them from accessing reserve funds while proposing that funds not obtained from tuition or the Government of Alberta could be deducted [...]

Response to Temporary Adjustment to K-12 Education Funding

2020-04-03T14:50:52-06:00March 30th, 2020|

UPDATE AS OF APRIL 1st, 2020: We received an update from the Minister of Education in regards to the temporary adjustment to K-12 education funding. School boards will be releasing statements shortly about how this funding adjustment will affect local schools; if their release does not address your concerns, please contact your school or school [...]

Concours virtuel: Ensemble à distance

2020-05-14T12:00:54-06:00March 20th, 2020|

Unfortunately, due to the COVID-19 outbreak, we have had to cancel the 2020 Provincial Concours d’art oratoire and we advise all chapters and districts to cancel their local competitions. Concours Virtuel competitive submissions (Grades 6-12) are now closed. That said, we are keeping the submission form open until June 30. For every video received after the original [...]


2018-07-04T10:16:01-06:00July 4th, 2018|

Canadian Parents for French Alberta has partnered with the Office of the Commissioner of Official Languages of Canada to present Hello-Bonjour- a free presentation offered to grade 7 & 8 students on the advantages of bilingualism. We explore Canada's official languages through interactive games and discussion and the best part is that it is done entirely in [...]

Falling Into French Family Weekend- Canmore 2019.

2019-10-06T14:16:06-06:00January 8th, 2018|

The 2019 Canmore weekend is SOLD OUT, thank you to all families who have registered! Please join us in Jasper from February 28-March 1, 2020 for our next French Family Weekend! Our annual Falling Into French Family Weekend is taking place from October 25-27, 2019 in Canmore, Alberta.  This fun-filled family weekend is an [...]

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