The Alliance Française of Northwestern Connecticut (AFNWCT) will offer a beginner class in French for adults on five consecutive Saturdays, beginning March 3, from 11:45 1:15 p.m., at the Southbury Library, 100 Poverty Road, Southbury. Intermediate classes in French for adults will be held in Watertown Tuesday evenings from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m, starting March 6, 2012. Cost $66, depending upon enrollment.

For information call 203-262-8594, or e-mail

The Alliance Francaise is an international, not-for-profit organization that promotes the language and culture of France and other French-speaking countries. For information on their lectures, films, book discussion groups, conversation groups, social events, and travel opportunities, call: 203-262-4096, or e-mail: