Dante Alighieri Society of Washington

per la diffusione della lingua e della cultura italiana nel mondo

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Your Door to All Things Italian

We Embrace All Who Enjoy All Things Italian and Desire To Expand Their Knowledge of a Beautiful Country, Its People and Its Language

Upcoming...

Pasta Dish

Next English-language gathering:

Wed, October 11th, 2017 at 7:30pm

Dominick Minotti presents "Where in Italy is Guido Mondobello" and other topics from Dante's annual Festa Quiz.

See La Voce for Details on the speaker and presentation.

Begins with a Pasta Dinner at 6:30pm

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Dessert

Next Italian-language gathering:

Wed, September 27th, 2017 at 7:30pm

Albert Sbragia presents "The 'Ndrangheta in the Film 'Black Souls' by Francesco Munzi"

See La Voce for Details on the speaker and presentation.

Preceded by Potluck Antipasti and Dolci at 6:30pm

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Class Site

Next Italian language class series:

Fall Quarter 2017

September 28 - December 7

Five learning levels available

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Festa di Natale per i Bambini

Register NOW for Dante's Festa di Natale per i Bambini

Dec 2, 2017, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Brannan House of Christ the King Church.

See brochure for more information and registration instructions.


Special Announcements & Events:

  • Mark you calendar's now for Dante's Festa di Natale per i Bambini (Italian Christmas for Children). The date and time are Dec 2, 2017, 1:00pm to 4:00pm and the location again is at the Brannan House of Christ the King Church. See brochure for more information and registration instructions.

  • In advance of October's Italian meeting presentation on the film Black Souls, the film can be rented or purchased and downloaded from Amazon, YouTube or Google Play. Search for 'black souls by munzi'. The film does depict violence.

  • The Auburn Bocce Club offers free bocce instructions on Tuesday and Thursday from 3:00 - 6:00 PM, mid-April through mid-October, weather permitting @ Les Gove Park in Auburn. See auburnbocce.org for more information.

  • DAS Language Program Honored with a Grant for the second year from the Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco and the Consulate General of Italy in San Francisco.