Welcome to the Alliance Française Silicon Valley (AFSCV), the official Center of French Language and Culture serving San Jose and the Bay Area. We offer French classes in Los Gatos, Menlo Park, and neighboring communities.

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Office Hours

  • Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays
  • 10 am - 2 pm
  • Los Gatos
  • (408) 445-2095

French Express

  • Tuesdays (beginner) and Thursdays
  • 12 - 1 pm
  • Los Gatos

A Bring Your Own Lunch event for fun French conversation practice.

Free Placement Test

It is taken online, can be completed within 10 minutes or less, and is a great way for us to better understand your strengths and needs, so as to recommend the course best adapted to your current level.

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Spring session

Early bird enrolment
Get $20 off until Mar-9

Help Us Furnish Our New Home
After 50 years of subleasing office space to conduct our classes and keep our French library, we are thrilled to have finally secured our very own place at 14107 Winchester Blvd, Suite T, Los Gatos, CA 95032.
Donate now

Celebrate Francophonie

Save the date - 21st March
Celebrate 50 years of Francophonie
Cultural Open House

Get your free ticket

Classes for Kids & Teens

We are offering classes for children & teens, with programs especially crafted for age groups  5 - 7, 7 - 10, 11 - 14, and a Storytime in French on Fridays.

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Bibliothèque de livres en français

Coming Soon to Los Gatos
The AFSCV Library is reopening soon at our Los Gatos location. Sign up for our newsletter to make sure you don’t miss it…

Come check out our collection of French language books!  We have more than a thousand books covering a wide range of topics and genres. These books will be a pleasure for the whole family.

Search our online catalog or contact us at library@afscv.org.

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