Kit for baby

Home Baby in a world of unique softness. Prepare this happy event with the ACFSJ and its volunteers.

From now on, adorable baby kits are waiting for you at the ACFSJ office.

Information : - 709-726-4900

Receive a cover #Stay protected

 As part of the project 'At the door of the community' the ACFSJ distributes bags of protective materials.

The wearing of masks in indoor public places is now mandatory throughout the province. We want to make sure that community members are informed of the latest updates, and have the necessary protective gear.

Information : - 709-726-4900

Reduce your household waste… and contribute to your community!

You are invited to participate in the Community Compost Program at the Centre des Grands-Vents.

 It is easy to get started, by participating you’ll reduce your household waste by one-third, and you will be helping the environment and gardens all at the same time!

Information : - 709-726-4900

Access to the Centre des Grands-Vents

  • The doors of the main entrance of the Centre des Grands-Vents will be closed during class hours from 8:00 a.m. to 2:50 p.m.
  • The entrance to the community organizations will have to go through the west entrance of the building.   
  • Persons with reduced mobility, as well as the school clientele will continue to use the main entrance door using the intercom system.

Information: - (709) 757-2816


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Information: - 709-726-4900

Pop-up P'tits poussins au parc :Every Wednesday from 9am at Parc Pippy

The playgroup will be held outdoors. The meetings will take place on the playground at Pippy Park, off Allendale Road.

Here is an outline of how each playgroup meeting will run, and if you have any questions, please contact us.

Information : - 709-726-4900

 Club du samedi: 

A programme of fun and educational activities for children aged 5 to 14. Children are invited to participate in language activities, crafts, music, sports, theatre and more!

Informations : - 709-726-4900

French courses:

The ACFSJ regularly offers French courses at all levels for adults. The small class size facilitates learning, and the atmosphere that reigns there facilitates exchanges between teachers and students.

Informations : - 709-726-4900

Recreational Classes : 

Whether you want to dance or get fit, come and enjoy the classes offered this spring in a bright building and stimulating environment.

On the agenda:

  • Yoga: 
  • Zumba: 

Informations : - 709-726-4900


Youth activities :

Our youth programme offers stimulating and rewarding activities for every age group. From homework clubs and book clubs to floorball and sports activities, your children will have fun every time!

Informations : - 709-726-4900

Soccer in French: Every Sunday from 11am to 1pm at the Centre Des Grands-Vents

Passionate about soccer? Want to practice a team sport? Come and join us to practice soccer in a relaxed atmosphere.

Free for members - Registration required - 16 YEARS OLD+

Informations : - 709-726-4900

Badminton :Every Wednesday from 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the Centre Des Grands-Vents

The ACFSJ offers a Badminton activity in French! This activity is for players who play for passion, regardless of their level.

Free for members - Registration required - 16 YEARS+.

Informations : - 709-726-4900

Rehearsal of the choir La Rose des vents :  Every Monday from 7pm at the Centre Des Grands-Vents

Choristers meet for regular rehearsals. Come and discover the joys of singing in French. For more information about the choir, send us an email at

Choir - participation fees:

1/2 session: $30.00 CAD
1 session : $55,00 CAD

Informations : - 709-726-4900 

Club des Débrouillards : 


The 50+ club of the ACFSJ. Club activities include: Indoor Walking at Works, Monthly Lunch, and Knitting and more! For full details of activities, visit

You have an appointment:

Conversation Sessions - ConnectSeniors

Resourceful Lunch :

The next lunch will be held on ....
Participation $5.


  • Every Friday from 3pm

Informations: - 709-726-4900






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L’Association communautaire francophone de Saint-Jean (ACFSJ)

Mission :

The Association communautaire francophone de Saint-Jean is a non-profit organization whose mission is to inspire and support the development and action of the francophone community of Saint-Jean. The ACFSJ is responsible for the management of the community portion of the Centre scolaire et communautaire des Grands-Vents.

Hours of operation of the Association:

Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Library opening hours*:

Internet access, printer, scanner Books, CDs and DVDs for all ages and tastes

For more information, please contact us at (709) 726-0308, 1-877-407-1055 or online at


Library hours may vary,

Visit our site for more details.


Room rentals:

The ACFSJ offers room rentals

Conference rooms
Cafeteria, kitchen

French courses :
The ACFSJ regularly offers French courses at all levels. You can consult the schedule on our website.

Saturday Club :
We also offer educational and entertaining activities in French for children aged 5 to 14 years old.

The annual programming of the ACFSJ is made possible thanks to the financial support of the Department of Canadian Heritage (Development of Official Language Communities Program). The Saturday Club is offered thanks to the financial support of the Department of Canadian Heritage and the Newfoundland and Labrador Department of Education (Official Languages in Education programs).