The French Club Celebrates an Annual Tradition
The French Club celebrated La Chandeleur (fête des chandelles), a French holiday also known as the Feast of the Presentation of Our Lord Jesus and the Feast of the Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary. It is a Christian Holy Day commemorating the presentation of Jesus at the Temple, based on the account of the presentation of Jesus in Luke 2:22-40. In keeping with French traditions, The French Club members celebrated by having les crêpes in Mme. Dubovik's classroom during lunch.