Sarasota Sister City Presentation Our Sister City Perpignan, France: History and Culture Gloria Grenier, Eva Frank, Barbara Frey and Emile Langlois
After an introduction by Gloria Grenier, Sister City Director for Perpignan, Emile Langlois, Assistant City Director, will present the history of Perpignan, for many centuries closer to Spain than to France. Barbara Frey, former President of the Alliance Française de Sarasota, and Eva Frank, instructor at the Alliance Française, will then compare the cultural aspects of Perpignan and Sarasota. History and culture combine to make of Perpignan, capital of Northern Catalonia, a special place with original characteristics.
4:00 pm March 16, 2016 Herald-Tribune Community Room, Herald-Tribune Bldg 1741 Main St, Sarasota, FL
A small donation of $5.00 to SCAS is suggested.
Our monthly Sister City Meet & Greet will follow at 5:00 pm at Patrick's at 1481 Main St, Sarasota, FL patricks1481.com.