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 near you in Los Gatos, Menlo Park, and neighboring communities.

Kids & Teens
French classes

French classes for kids and teens on all levels, including preparing for the AP French Exam and French lessons online.

Adults
French classes

From private French lessons to corporate classes, get ready for work or for your next travel.

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From private French lessons to corporate classes, get ready for work or for your next travel.

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Our Upcoming Events at Alliance Française


The Americans on the French Riviera

The Americans on the French Riviera

Explore the French Riviera in conversation with local resident and expert, Franck Balbi.

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French Express Intermediate

French Express Intermediate

An online event for fun intermediate French conversation practice every Tuesday at 1pm.

Email express@afscv.org or text 408-445-2095 for instructions to connect.

French Express Advanced

French Express Advanced

An online event for fun advanced French conversation practice on 1st and 3rd Thursday of every month at 12:30.

Email express@afscv.org or text 408-445-2095 for instructions to connect.

Book Club Menlo Park

Book Club Menlo Park

Meets on the 3rd Thursday of every month at 7pm.

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Book Club Los Gatos

Book Club Los Gatos

Meets on the 4th Thursday of every month at 3pm.

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Our partners

  • AF fondation
  • Institut Francais
  • francophonie
  • MERCI SF
  • goudy's
  • Saveur du Jour
  • AATF Northern California Chapter
  • Le panier francais