Category Archives: eventi-cultura

FERRAGOSTO 2023 – DETAILS AND INFORMATION

Ciao, Amici – Are you ready for Ferragosto? It will be a FABULOUS,  FESTA DI FERRAGOSTO!  And, better still, it will benefit our local students by helping us raise money for our Scholarship Fund. We will be offering a hearty and delicious 3-course catered meal and barbecue that includes fruit, water and coffee. We are also planning bocce  and music. Date:                  Saturday, August 12, 2023 Time:                  12:00 pm Place:                 Read more [...]

2023 CINEMA ITALIANO CLASSICO – MOVIE LINEUP

      2023 - 3 SATURDAYSIntroduction by Anna BrusuttiUCSB Film and Media Dept        FREE ADMISSION Cari Amici - Dear Friends, It is with great pleasure that we announce the 2023 movie line-up of Cinema Italiano Classico. This year we will present  three wonderful classic movies starring a group of  fabulous Italian actors. They will make you laugh and cry; but more than anything else, they will entertain and delight you. As in the past, each movie will be presented by Anna Read more [...]

2022 IL PRANZO DI NATALE (2022 CHRISTMAS LUNCHEON)

 

Cari Amici/Dear Friends,

Conforming with our normal Holiday traditions, it is with great pleasure that the Board of ICHF announces Il Pranzo di Natale, a Xmas luncheon at La Cumbre Country Club.

As in the past, our good friends and La Cumbre CC’s members, Fred and Diane Sidon, booked our group — this time for a festive meal with Italian flavor.  Additionally,  there is also a brand-new way to buy wine, beer and soft drinks from the Club's bar which will be detailed below.

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VENETIAN WOMEN OF THE 16TH CENTURY: The Dawn of Feminism, UPDATE.2

Buon giorno, Amici!

More updates for the Venetian Women of the 16th Century.

The first concerns the menu of the luncheon that will be served before the lecture.  Yesterday I was told that the LCCC’s chef is planning to serve fish with risotto as the entrée, followed by panna cotta for dessert. According to my source, they are considering either halibut or sea bass.  If any of you does not like fish of any type, even the super yummy ones, please let me know. I will ask if it is possible Read more [...]