with Maria Dubas. This language class series will provide students a basic understanding of the French language and culture. It will explore 6 topics including: starting a conversation, finding a place to spend the night, finding your way on foot, the use of public transportation, how to tell time and understanding/giving information about trains. Through listening, reading, speaking and writing, students will acquire basic conversational skills in the French language. The instructor will be using Barron's "Learn French the Fast and Fun Way". A limited number of books are available for check out. Registration is required. Avalon property owners may register beginning May 24. All others may register beginning June 7.