Past Highlights

  • Gala to raise funds for the Abbaye de Reigny
  • The Second Empire and Belle Époque: the Transformation of Paris, presented by celebrated lecturer James F. Caughman
  • Un Déjeuner Français honouring Timothy Corrigan, celebrated designer and author of An Invitation to Château du Grand-Lucé
  • “Bridging Utopia”, a dinner and discussion with the director of a documentary regarding a French-based commune in Dallas
  • “Berthe Morisot, Woman Impressionist”, an event at the Dallas Museum of Art centered on the Morisot exhibition
 
The Dallas Chapter organizes a variety of cultural and social events for its members throughout the year. Proceeds from Chapter benefits have been designated for specific grants that FHS Board members have voted to support. The current projects are listed below in bold.

Carol Hall is the Chapter Chairman. For further information or to learn more about Membership, please contact FHS Programs and Membership Officer Benjamin Wells.

Photos: Denis de Kergorlay & Carol Hall, Dallas Chapter grants to the Château de Versigny for $20,000 (along with the Northern California Chapter)  and the Château d’Esquelbecq for $10,000.

Events

Paris Chapter: Visit of the Mobilier National

Wednesday, March 13, 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm

The Paris Chapter invites you to tour the Mobilier National, which furnishes the official palaces of the French Republic, various French embassies, and presidential residences.

Paris Chapter: Day Trip to Champs Sur Marne

Thursday, March 14, 9:15 am - 5:00 pm

Paris Chapter members are invited to take part in a day trip to Champs sur Marne. This includes a visit to the Maison des Compagnons du Devoir et du Tour de France, an organization emblematic of French craftsmanship and a lunch.

Paris Chapter: Annual Presentation

Wednesday, March 20, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Members and partners are invited to attend FHS’ Annual Presentation on March, 20, 2024 at the Cercle de l’Union Interalliée.

We cordially invite you to join us for a celebration of French heritage and joie de vivre on April 8, 2024, at our Palm Beach “April in Paris” Luncheon at The Colony.

Grants