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Canadian volunteer Comes to Grips with French Plaque au Feu

French Plaque de Feu Here at Giraudière, two cast iron fireplate plaques, fabicated in 1659, were found in two different fireplaces of the original Master’s mansion built around that time. The two plaques have been cleaned and made ready for … Continue reading

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La Giraudiere is in the News in the USA

La Giraudiere in the news headlines in USA This blog post is to say a big thank you to Martin Jones Westlin’s editor of La Jolla Village news which is part of the San Diego Community News Group. Marty, as we got to … Continue reading

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New volunteers are arriving – Belinda from Canada

Belinda arrived to La Giraudiere on Monday evening and she will spend three weeks here by helping us with a lot of work. Belinda is an ESL teacher working with the school in Saskatoon, Canada. She is keen to help … Continue reading

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Bon Voyage to a Canadian Intern in the Southwest of France

A warm thank you to Meghan Chrisie who came to the Southwest of France from Toronto Canada for an opportunity to intern at La Giraudere, experience her passion for travel, and improve her French language skills. While here, Meghan managed the application … Continue reading

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Canadian Intern in France

Canadian French Cultural Exchange We are very happy to announce the arrival of our first intern for this season. Meghan from Toronto in Canada arrived last Saturday and had the opportunity to straight away immerse herself in French culture by visiting a … Continue reading

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