French Conversation Groups

These Alliance Française conversation groups are hosted by Alliance members or volunteers. Participation is free. No pre-registration is required. Drop-ins welcome. Attendance ranges from 5 to 15 people. Levels can vary by group.


Monday in Williamsville 


Every Monday, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m., at Panera Bread, Main Street, Williamsville, NY.  All levels welcome.

Contact: Michael D'Ambrosio

Monday in East Aurora

Every Monday in East Aurora, 5-6:30 PM at Mandala School, 

738 Main Street, East Aurora. Facilitator: Liza Rivera,

Contact Liza before attending your first meeting.

Thursday in Allentown

Every Thursday, 10:00 – 11:30 a.m., at Grindhaus Café, 160 Allen St, Buffalo, NY.  Advanced/Fluent level.

 Saturday on Hertel Avenue

    Every Saturday, 9:30-11:00 a.m.

    Daily Planet Coffee Company

    1862 Hertel Avenue (corner Parker) , Buffalo, NY14216. All levels welcome.

    For more information:  Sarah Blackman


    Saturday on Hertel Avenue for VERY Beginners


    1st and 3rd Saturdays: 11:00 AM 

    Daily Planet Coffee Company

    This group will meet immediately after the 9:30 group. The objective is to give those French learners who are just starting out, a chance to speak more. Very Beginner French Conversation Group 


    For More information: Ruben Juarez