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Idaho State University French Club to host Taste of France on Feb. 25

Posted January 25, 2012

Idaho State University students will have an opportunity to experience the French Riviera Saturday, Feb. 25, at the ISU French Club's 12th annual Taste of France.

The event, which is named after the infamous French coast, will be held in the Pond Student Union Building from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

The night will include dinner and entertainment, both of which are French-themed. Traditional French dishes such as chicken Provençal, potatoes au gratin, green salad and French bread and cheeses will make up the main courses, while chocolate mousse will be served as dessert. Drinks will also be served.

A French travel movie featuring famous scenery from the Riviera and the south of France will be shown during the event. In addition, the event will include French music and dancing, as well as door prizes.

Tickets for Taste of France go on sale Monday, Feb. 13, in the Rendezvous Complex from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Advance tickets are $7 for current ISU students with a Bengal ID, $8 for ISU faculty and staff, and $9 for the public. Tickets will also be sold at the door on the night of the event for an additional dollar.

To reserve tickets or receive additional information, contact Kelly O’Hagan at 208-521-5569, Valia Tatarova at or the Department of Languages and Literature at 208-282-3630.