Tuesday, March 21, 2017

CanLit – Books For Kids and Teens

canlit-booksCanLit – Books For Kids and Teens is very excited to be offering recently published French language books in support of French school programs and families across Canada.

Don’t miss this opportunity to order some excellent French language books for your school programs.

Visit www.canlitforkids.com to find out more.

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Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Open Positions on the Board of Directors of Canadian Parents for French


Wishes to fill 2 vacancies on its

Position 1. An individual with a legal or financial background
Position 2. A student studying law or finance/business

  • Canadian Parents for French furthers bilingualism by promoting and creating opportunities for youth to learn and use French
  • Our Vision – A Canada where French and English are an integral part of daily life.

Requirements of Board Membership:

  • Membership in CPF/willing to become a CPF member
  • Commitment to the goals of the organization
  • Knowledge and skills relevant to the work of the Board
  • Director terms are for 2 years


  • Be part of a strong, vibrant organization
  • Have an impact on French-Second-Language (FSL) education in Manitoba
  • Participate in CPF events
  • Receive professional development in Board and Committee related activities
  • Be heard and share your strengths and ideas
  • Have fun with a great group of people


  • 5 meetings a year - face to face or teleconferences
  • Committee work (Directors usually serve on one committee and if the need arises there may be committee meetings between Board meetings). Committees include:
    • Nominations
    • Executive/Management
    • Regulations/Bylaws/Policies
  • Public Relations – visits to schools, Parent Advisory Groups and Chapters, meetings with government officials
  • Support at events, such as Concours d’art oratoire

Go to http://mb.cpf.ca/ and www.frenchforlife.ca to find out more about what we do!

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