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Luncheon Ceremony Honoring Bernard Duhaime, Chevalier de l'Ordre National du Merit

  • Shadow Ridge Country Club 1501 S 188th Plaza Omaha, NE, 68130 United States (map)

The ceremony will be presided by Monsieur Vincent Floreani, French Consul General for the Midwest at Chicago. 

Monsieur Floreani will present to Monsieur Duhaime this prestigious distinction on behalf of the French Republic, and will offer us a brief presentation on the current political and social climate in France. 

11:00 a.m. — Arrive, meet and greet friends and our special guests. Cash bar open.
11:30 a.m. — Lunch begins promptly
12:30 p.m. — Award Ceremony and Presentation
1:30 p.m. — Champagne Toast 


RSVP via and please include your lunch choice.  Reservation deadline is November 3rd.  Cancellations deadline is November 5, cancellations after that date or no-shows will be billed $20. You will receive an email confirmation for your reservation.

Note: seating is limited; it is advised to reserve early.

Cost per person is $20 ($15 for students)
Pay at door with cash or check only.
Make check payable to Alliance Francaise d’Omaha.
Included in this price are the main course, dessert, coffee, water, tax and tip — and a Champagne Reception, courtesy of Bernie and Rosemary Duhaime.
There will be a cash bar for those who would like to purchase soft drinks ($2) and wine ($6).

MENU SELECTIONS  — please choose one with your RSVP:

  • Spinach & Goat Cheese Quiche — served with a side salad and balsamic vinaigrette
  • Croque Monsieur — served with a side salad and balsamic vinaigrette
  • Grilled Salmon on Mixed Greens Salad — with balsamic vinaigrette

The dessert will be a small lemon tart with a dark chocolate garnish.  The price for a glass of house wine is $6, a soda is $2 and a beer is $5.

FOR CONVENIENCE, Please arrive promptly so that we can register everyone before we are seated a table for the luncheon ceremony. To facilitate the registration process at the door, kindly prepare in advance your $20 cash or check made payable to Alliance Francaise d'Omaha.


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