Cran-Gevrier is a city adjacent to the west of Annecy, in the direction of Poisy, Nonglard and Sillingy, of about 18,000 inhabitants called the « Gévriens » and « Gévriennes » but including « Cran-gevriens » and « Cran-gevriennes ».
The town covers an area of 480 hectares at an altitude between 445 and 525 meters and the Thiou river runs through downtown at the neighborhood level of Chorus. Cran-Gevrier arose from the junction of two hamlets in 1902 of Gevrier and Cran.
Interactive and entertaining space of 1000m ², Turbine offers a library, a cinema and the ISTAC. The exhibition theme for 2009 is the taste.
The cultural center of Turbine is open all year Tuesday to Sunday 2-6 pm and is located in downtown Cran-Gevrier, at the place of Chorus.
Phone : +33 450 883 900
The library Renoir is located on avenue Auguste Renoir and is adjacent to school, daycare, the theater.
The library is open every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday afternoon to offer you to read or borrow one of 15,000 books at its disposal.
Phone : +33 450 670 979
School of Music : EPM
The EPM – Practice Area Music, is a music school that welcomes children (from 5 years) and adults for internships and introductory courses in music and instruments.
The school is located at « 22 bis Avenue Germain Perréard » in the neighborhood of « Les îles ».
Phone : +33 450 571 440
The library of Cran-Gevrier allows children, teenagers or adults to have fun and play together with many toys, games or CD-ROMs. All games and toys from the toy library can, like the library, be borrowed for two weeks.
The library is located at « 23 Avenue des Harmonies » in the heart of downtown.
Phone : +33 450 673 780
Renoir sports complex
The Renoir sports complex is located at « 2 Avenue Beauregard » and offers tennis, handball, football, basketball …
There is also a tennis club and Agorespace, a multisport complex cover, ideal for winter sports.
Stadium of « Grèves »
The stadium is located at « Grèves » on the entrance to the industrial area of « Les îles » which allows you to practice football on an excellent grass field and land attachments.
There is also the home of athletes that includes among its many sports associations: Cycling, football, skiing, BMX, mountain biking.
- Cross country course along the Fier
- Courses BMX Beauregard Avenue
- Mountain bike trials along the cross country course
- Kayak Slalom Course on Thiou (Bridge Tasset)
- Bowling alley along the slalom kayak
Youth Information Point PIJ
The youth information point is located at 6 Place Jean Moulin’s mission is to help young people find housing, a financial partner or even a training organization.
The PIJ also welcomes individual interview to assist and provide advice on the direction or in school.
Open Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 6pm (closed for lunch between 12pm to 1.30pm).
Phone : +33 450 570 699