Category Archives: Learning French

An Emotional Goodbye to Angel!

Our 5th Volunteer of the Season Flies the Nest. Angel, our very first Puerto Rican volunteer, sadly leaves us this evening. During his three week stay at La Giraudière, Angel has been a great help with decorating our lobby, removing … Continue reading

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First Volunteers at La Giraudière for the 2018 season

Welcome, again, to the 2018 volunteers season at La Giraudière! We thought it would be a nice touch for you to get to know a little bit more about the first volunteers here for this season. Rhona – Aberdeen, Scotland Rhona … Continue reading

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Volunteers Barbecue in France

Volunteers organise Community BBQ The Volunteers at La Giraudiere started the end of their first week by having a French lesson on Friday morning with the delightful Lynn who divided us into two classes of beginners and more advanced. She … Continue reading

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LG Volunteers & Football Club Sud Charente

Volunteers support Football Club Sud Charente Match report for Football Club Sud Charente – v – Jarnac 15.04.2018 Last Sunday the 15th of April I witnessed a battle upon the fields of Chalais which was overseen by the imposing Château de … Continue reading

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Volunteers 2018 Season begins at La Giraudiere

Volunteers in France for 2018 Spring Season La Giraudiere has begun its 2018 Spring Volunteer Season. Over The past several days La Giraudiere has welcomed seven volunteers from England, the USA, and Scotland. Yesterday a returning volunteer, David, prepared a lovely dinner … Continue reading

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