Welcome to Camp Bienvenue!


In partnership with our friends at the SNHU Center for New Americans, the FAC is  thrilled to offer Camp Bienvenue 2022!

Mon 8/15 – Fri 8/19

Time/ Heure : 11 am – 3 pm | de 11h à 15h
Ages/ Âges : 7 – 10 years | de 7 à 10 ans
Locations : Key sites in Manchester and beyond |
Lieux notables à Manchester et ses environs

What is Camp Bienvenue?  It a kids camp for French speaking immigrant children, the goal of which is to introduce them to their new “neighborhood” – Southern New Hampshire!

Through various excursions, visits and hands-on activities, the campers will learn about the area’s rich history and available resources open to them and their families.  Under the supervision of teachers and friends at the Center for New Americans, the day will start at the SNHU Center for New Americans – Located at the YWCA, 72 Concord Street in Manchester – and will follow the theme of the day.

Themes may include:

Meet your new friends!

Nature & Wildlife – Visit at Joppa Hill Farm

Travel – Visit at the Aviation Museum

Arts – Visit at the Currier Museum of Art

Movie & Food day!


For all other information about the camp, including available space, please email [email protected]

Camp Bienvenue is made possible thanks to the generosity of local organizations and businesses.  If you would like to support this, or other activities, please email us at [email protected].


Thank you to our generous sponsors