Les Rendez-vous de la Francophonie (RVF) is part of the events surrounding the Journée Internationale de la Francophonie (March 20), which is organized every year around the world to promote the French language and its numerous cultural expressions!
The RVF is an initiative of the Canadian Foundation for Cross-Cultural Dialogue, whose mandate is to promote and support dialogue among the Francophone and Acadian, and all other communities in Canada. Check out the RVF National website for more information, national events across Canda and PEI events listed on the calendar. RVF National Program for this year
In PEI events are organized by la Fédération culturelle de l’Î.-P.-É., la Société Saint-Thomas-d’Aquin and Le Centre des Arts de la Confédération. Les Rendez-vous de la Francophonie in PEI celebrates the French language and cultures in PEI. Communities across the country also participate in this National celebration by promoting French and everything that goes along with it with assorted activities and events.
See the 2018 program at:
RVF 2019 – EN program
RVF 2019 – FR Program
For information on PEI programs and events contact: Germain Arsenault, Coordonnateur, Tél. : 902.368.3189, [email protected]
CPF- PEI activities contact 902-368-3703, [email protected]
Canadian Parents for French PEI offers a number of activities for students each year. The CPF PEI Les Rendez-Vous events are:
- K-6 schools Door Decorating Contest. See who entered in this PPT.
- Michael Pendergast Schedule Mike Pendergast Shows
- Check out this great information on the origin of Acadie and more.
- Color the Acadian Flag and hang them in your school.
- Have your class do this french Word search. French word search
Check out these French Facts
Proclamation of CPF PEI Day
Premier Wade MacLauchlan proclaims March 8th, 2017 as Canadian Parents for French PEI Day, in recognition of its 40th anniversary. Click this link to check out the video!
(video by Darin Foulkes)