The Alliance Francaise of Northwestern Connecticut (AFNWCT) is sponsoring a Cafe et Conversation group May 26 at 10:30 a.m. at the Barn Club, 558 Main Street South, Woodbury. Readings and discussions in French are conducted on such topics as: French literature, history, art, politics, and current events.  Admission is free and open to the public; for reservations, call: 203-263-4096, or email: The public is also welcome to borrow French books at the Barn Club French library.

The Alliance Francaise is an international not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting the language and culture of France and other French-speaking countries. For information on upcoming lectures, book discussion groups, conversation groups, language classes, social activities, or travel opportunities, consult the Web at:, or e-mail: Admission for most activities is open to the public.