Speaker Series: One City, Two Realities
Discusions Between Francos and Anglos 50 Years After the Official Languages Act
ACFOMI is committed to the development, and vitality of Kingston and the Thousand Islands region Francophone community.
ACFOMI is hosting a speaker’s series entitled: “One city two realities: Discussions Between Francos and Anglos 50 years after the Official Languages Act”.
The series began in September 2019 with several themes that will take place over a two year period. All speaker’s series will be recorded and made available as a podcast on our website.
Guest speakers are invited to each session that will take place in both official languages to discuss topics that include: politics, culture, healthcare, family life, etc.
The Kingston Frontenac Public Library in historic downtown Kingston will host the speaker’s series in their newly renovated facilities.
This series is recommended for members of the public able to understand both official languages.
Theme 1: The History of the Official Languages Act and Services Available in French
Theme 2: Anglophone & Francophone Canadian Literature and Poetry
Theme 3: The Choice of a Francophone, Immersion, or English School
Theme 4: The Linguistic Duality Among Seniors
To promote and ensure the integration, participation, representation and accompaniment of the French Speaking Community of the Thousand Islands region to ensure its continuity.
We believe in honesty, transparency, cooperation, harmony and respect.
Baby changing table in the restroom
Monday: 8:30 - 18:00
Tuesday: 8:30 - 16:30
Wednesday: 8:30 - 16:30
Thursday: 8:30 - 16:30
Friday: 8:30 - 15:00
Walk-ins during business hours welcome
Appointments outside of business hours are available upon request