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10 Boulevard de Courcelles, 75017 Paris, France
6 Rue Dupont des Loges, 75007 Paris, France
4 Rue Papillon, 75009 Paris, France
+33 (0)1 42 12 03 60+33 (0)1 42 12 03 60
+33 (0)6 60 37 25 68+33 (0)6 60 37 25 68

Specialist children’s hairdressers with TVs at each seat, a playroom for waiting, and a small toy when finished. They’ve been a fixture in the 17th near Parc Monceau for 15 years and are now in the 7th and 9th arrondissements .  Also, the owner recently designed her own children’s clothing line which is available for purchase in the salons.

9 Rue du Temple, 75004 Paris, France

Metro: Hôtel de Ville (lines 1 and 11), Châtelet (lines 1, 4 and 7)

You’ll find all your costume and party supply needs in this jam-packed little gem in the heart of the Marais district, just beside the BHV department store. Look through their online catalogue first, then go imagine yourself dressed as a banana at your next side-splitting party!

8 Rue Robert Giraudineau, 94300 Vincennes, France
+33 (0)1 41 93 10 00+33 (0)1 41 93 10 00

Metro: Bérault or Château de Vincennes (line 1)

Leave all your party organization to these experts! For children’s parties for ages 3-12, you’ll find all kinds of themed animators like clowns, pirates and princesses.

4 Rue de Chevreuse, 75006 Paris, France
+33 (0)1 47 20 24 15+33 (0)1 47 20 24 15

Metro: Vavin (line 4)

Founded in 1973 as an international, non-partisan association with members in 46 countries. Advocates on vital topics that affect overseas Americans such as: taxation, absentee voting, citizenship, representation, Social Security, and Medicare.

34 Avenue de New York, 75116 Paris, France

Metro: Iéna (line 9), Trocedéro (lines 6 and 9)

You never have to feel alone or do it alone. AAWE is one of the longest running non-profit volunteer associations of (mostly) American women based long-term in France. Their varied social activities include: US-themed children’s parties, book groups, cultural outings, community fundraisers and much more.

Apart from its community gatherings, the association works diligently to remain the recognized leading resource for bilingual and international educational information in France. Their publications include: “Beyond the Bac: Higher Education in France and Abroad” and “Guide to Education in France, 8th Edition.” These are must have guides for international families living here with children in school.

100 Rue du Cherche-Midi, 75006 Paris, France

Metro: Duroc (lines 10 and 13), Vaneau (line 10)

A classical dance school whose unique philosophy combined with a high standard for its teachings have made it the largest private dance school in Europe. Created in 1997 by American, Brooke Desnöes, she brings joy to the discipline of ballet dance. The school opens its doors to aspiring dancers from ages 4 to 21 years old and offers recreational, pre-professional and trainee programs, as well as master classes, workshops and summer intensive programs.

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One of France’s largest, most well-known tutoring companies (called soutien scolaire), with 20,000 teachers, 400 assessment counselors, and 110 teaching centers around the country. They offer one-on-one tutoring for all ages, as well as numerous group classes taught during school holidays.

At Acadomia, the student is considered an individual with his own needs and their own objectives.  To keep up with today’s Internet age, your child can also sign-up (for a fee) to use their online tutoring service for help in every subject on their own time.

You’re sure to find a tutor to fit your child’s needs; and one big advantage of using a tutoring company is a 50% reduction in the cost through tax credits at the end of the year.

5.00 (1 review)
CC Thiais Village, 3 Rue de la Résistance 94320 Thiais
ZI Des Ebisoires, 12 Rue Paul Langevin 78370 Plaisir

Here’s a place where you can let your kids run wild, jump and climb to their hearts’ content without attracting nasty glares from people around you. Acrochats runs two indoor adventure playgrounds just outside of Paris (Thiais and Plaisir), with climbing frames, ball pits and obstacles for kids up to 12 years old. You can also privatize their themed cabins for a birthday party and sit back and relax with a book in their café complete with wifi.

Acrochats Thiais Village
Tel: + 33 (0)1 56 70 60 10

Acrochats Plaisir
Tel: +33 (0)1 34 89 98 73

 

Paris, France

Hayley sold her clinic in Florida to move to the City of Lights, where she runs Acupuncture In Paris (www.AcupunctureInParis.com). She’s given over 10,000 treatments to people on two continents, and loves the diversity of the work. When she’s not treating patients or writing about the benefits of Acupuncture, she’s exploring the city with her dog Codex, and enjoying the fabulous sights.

Get some questions answered in her article: Acupuncturist in Paris: Why Tiny Needles Can Offer Major Relief.

Alannah is passionate about demystifying the world of website creation. She runs workshops to show ordinary, not especially technical people how they can create their own website or blog. Her books are available on Amazon (her latest, Create Your Own Website The Easy Way, will be out in Spring 2016) and you can visit her website at http://www.alannahmoore.com.

3 Avenue Matignon, 75008 Paris, France
+33 1 42 25 57 90+33 1 42 25 57 90
Franklin Roosevelt ①⑨ / St Philippe-du-Roule ⑨

Alexandre de Paris always said, “Every woman is a queen in my chair” and indeed at this luxurious salon near the Grand Palais, you can enjoy a relaxing moment while being pampered. You can even pick up one of their beautiful hair accessories while you’re there.

Insider’s Tip: our friends love Vietnamese hairdresser PHUC, especially for weddings.

10 Rue Daguerre, 75014 Paris, France
+33 (0)6 64 72 26 83+33 (0)6 64 72 26 83

Metro : Denfert-Rochereau (Lines 6, 4 & RER B)

Using the Palo Alto systemic model, Alexia is there to help you resolve your most troublesome life or work problem. She is an expert problem solver whose passion is to get people unstuck. Through laser-focused questions, discussion of an alternative vision and a strategic mindset, together with your own expertise on how the problem recurs, Alexia will help you design your own totally customized plan to get yourself out of that seemingly insurmountable rut.

She gives regular talks (in both English and French) and workshops in Paris on such topics including; How to Help Your Bullied Child fight back and Grow your sales by overcoming obstacles.

Also, read her INSPIRELLE article here: Child Bullying: How to Help Your Child Stand Up for Himself.

50 Rue Remilly, 78000 Versailles, France

The first ever American Basketball Camp in Paris. During the summer holidays, boys and girls aged 9-17 can learn basketball fundamentals and techniques with the pros, in English and French.

Get the SCOOP here…

15 Avenue Montaigne, 75008 Paris, France
+33 (0)6 58 54 13 48+33 (0)6 58 54 13 48

Metro: Alma Marceau (line 9), Franklin D. Roosevelt (lines 1 & 9)

American Childrens Theatre is a theater company for children ages 3-16 with classes during the school year, camps (stages) during school holidays, and occasional specialized workshops. With a little acting, a little singing, a little dancing, a little silliness, your child will have a LOT of fun! They only use material that has positive values and messages. A highlight of the Fall and Spring sessions is performing in a professional theater here in Paris! The children get to experience the thrill of a real stage performance with lights, sound, effects, and a full audience. ACT can also bring their program into schools, birthday parties, and other events!

63 Boulevard Victor Hugo, 92200 Neuilly-sur-Seine, France
+33 (0)1 46 41 25 25+33 (0)1 46 41 25 25

Metro: Anatole France (line 3)

As a nonprofit association, the American Hospital receives no funding from either the French or American governments. They have been providing the best in French and American medical practices for the health of patients of all nationalities since 1906.

10 Rue du Général Camou, 75007 Paris, France

Metro: Alma-Marceau (line 9)

The largest English-language lending library on the European continent, the ALP is more than just a library. It hosts popular evenings with authors and singers, organizes reading groups for toddlers, children and adults as well as offers writing workshops for teenagers. The super friendly staff serves more than 2,500 members from more than 60 different countries.

41 Rue Pasteur, 92210 Saint-Cloud, France

The American School of Paris (ASP), was the first international school established in Europe in 1946. Their mission is to provide an American education centering on the individual, in an international setting underlined by a philosophy of respect and responsibility.

ASP offers the International Baccalaureate program and a range Advanced Placement (AP) courses. In addition, it has a rich technology, arts and sports program.

Through their popular Extension Program, open to non-ASP students as well, they offer language courses on Wednesdays and Saturdays and an art workshop in English on Tuesdays and Fridays; in addition, they have intensive week-long language classes during the major school holidays.

 

4 Rue de Chevreuse, 75006 Paris, France

Metro: Vavin (line 4)

A fixture in the expat community in Paris since 1949, AWG Paris is the longest standing organization of American women in France. It welcomes all English-speaking women of any nationality. With a mission to foster and encourage social, educational and cultural activities among English-speaking women in France, whether you will be in Paris for a month, a year, or a lifetime, AWG Paris could be the place for you!

226 Rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris, France
+33 (0)1 42 60 82 00+33 (0)1 42 60 82 00

Metro: Concorde or Tuileries (line 1)

For over a century, Angelina’s has built a reputation as a place of sophistication and indulgence. Its renowned African hot chocolate is so thick that you almost feel like you’re digging into a bowl of soup. It’s made from three types of African chocolate from Nigeria, Ghana and the Ivory Coast and is made especially for Angelina’s.  It is a beautiful place where the likes of Proust and Coco Chanel frequented. While you’re there, be sure to try the Mont Blanc, Angelina’s trademark pastry since 1903!

Read The Hot Chocolate Challenge for other great spots to satisfy your chocolate craving.

Other Angelina locations on website.

 

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