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Special events

In addition to the regular meetings, the Society participates in various other events involving Italian language and culture. For example:

  • Seattle’s Festa Italiana is a celebratory weekend each September at Seattle Center, with Italian entertainment, marvelous food and gifts, and booths representing Italian clubs and activities.
  • Italian Film Festival each fall and the Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF)each summer are in part sponsored by DAS.
  • Small group events throughout the year, such as cooking classes, Italian conversation meetings, outings to opera, festivals, restaurants, art exhibits, Italian film showings, and similar activities of interest to members.

Upcoming Events

Italian Language Meeting – September 28, 2022

When: September 28. 2022Where: St. Clement's Episcopal Church, 1501 32nd Ave. S, Seattle 98144Speakers: Stefania ed Emilio FonzoTopic: Cose da vedere in Campania Stefania and Emilio will show some of the major tourist attractions in Campania. They will talk about each...

Festa di Natale 2022

DANTE ALIGHIERI SOCIETY OF WASHINGTONpresentsFESTA di NATALE POTLUCKDecember 14, 20216:00-8:30 PMSt Clement's Church1501 32nd Ave S., Seattle 98144 For our December 14 meeting, we plan on holding our traditional potluck Festa di Natale, with good food, wine, sparkling...

English Language Meeting – November 9, 2022

When: September 28. 2022Where: St. Clement's Episcopal Church, 1501 32nd Ave. S, Seattle 98144Speaker: Sam CiapannaTopic: Abruzzo - a great place to visit, an even better place to live

English Language Meeting – October 12, 2022

When: October 12, 2022Where: St. Clement’s Episcopal Church, 1501 32nd Ave. S, Seattle 98144Speaker: Domenico MinottiTopic: Festa Italiana Quiz: Tidbits and Trivia of Italian Cuisine For the past several years, Domenico Minotti has been our quiz-maker for the Dante...

English Language Meeting – September 14, 2022

When: September 14, 2022Where: St. Clement's Episcopal Church, 1501 32nd Ave. S, Seattle 98144Topic: Festa di Bentornato Members Only Welcome Back Party The schedule for the  Festa di Bentornato is as follows: The hall at St. Clement's is open at 6:00, dinner is at...

English Language Meeting – May 11, 2022

When: May 11, 2022Speaker/Performer: John LentiWhere: St. Clement's Episcopal Church, 1501 32nd Ave. S, Seattle 98144Topic: Il Mondo Italiano del Liuto About the PresentationIn the Renaissance, as Italian became the international language of European art music,...

Italian Language Meeting – April 27, 2022

When: April 27, 2022Speaker: Annalisa BellerioWhere: St. Clement's Episcopal Church, 1501 32nd Ave. S, Seattle 98144Topic: Raphael: The Boy Prodigy of the Renaissance / Raffaello : Il Ragazzo prodigio del Rinascimento About the Speaker: Annalisa Bellerio is an Italian...

Annual General Meeting – April 13, 2022

When: April 13, 2022Speaker: Board of DirectorsWhere: St. Clement's Episcopal Church, 1501 32nd Ave. S, Seattle 98144Topic: Annual General Meeting Our English Meeting on Wednesday, April 13 is our Annual General Meeting (AGM).  Information about the meeting will be...

Special Presentation – March 23, 2022

When: March 23, 2022Speaker: Dr. Steven NovekTopic: The Life of Dante and La Divina Commedia Location: Online There will be a “social hour” beginning at 7 pm. The presentation will start at 7:30. Click here to see a recording of the presentation. About the...

English Language Meeting – March 9, 2022 (Online)

When: March 9, 2022Speakers:  Giuseppe Tassone, Director, Dante Alighieri Italian Language Program with Language Program StudentsTopic: DantedìLocation: Online ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.  REGISTER HERE Social “hour” begins at 7 pm. Presentation begins at 7:30...

Announcements

Zoom link for Dante April 28 Italian meeting

Ellis Island Presentation by Maurizio Igor M     Join us for theDante Alighieri Society’sApril Italian MeetingWednesday, April 28, 2021Zoom room opens at 7:00(LINK BELOW!!!)Presentation begins at 7:30 Ellis Island   Presented by Maurizio Igor Meta Maurizio Igor...

Dante April 28 Italian Meeting: Ellis Island

Join Maurizio Igor Meta for a fascinating presentati       Join us for theDante Alighieri Society’sApril Italian MeetingWednesday, April 28, 2021Zoom room opens at 7:00(link will be sent two days before the event)Presentation begins at 7:30 Ellis Island  ...

ZOOM LINK and AGENDA for AGM 4_14_21

Please attend theAnnual General Meeting of theDante Alighieri Society of SeattleWednesday, April 14, 20217:00 PMZOOM LINK EMAILED TO CURRENT DANTE MEMBERS!zoom room open by 6:50. Trivia Game at 7:00and meeting begins soon after. Here is the meeting agenda:...

Spring Quarter Classes Begin March 30

Italian Classes Resume March 3oth by Giuseppe Tassone Congratulations to our students for completing their second quarter of Italian and thank you to our instructors for their dedication and success. Spring Quarter resumes on Tuesday, March 30. Registration is still...

Vancouver BC Dante Society February Programs

Dante Alighieri Society of BC February Events The Dante Alighieri Society of BC is sponsoring two online events in February. On February 4 at 6:30 a Canadian couple talks about buying a House in Tuscany - A dream come true. On February 25 at 6:30 Italian Sociologist...