UPCOMING EVENTS
(See “Annual Calendar” page for earlier or later events )


On the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the unification of Italy, the Georgetown University Italian Department and the Embassy of Italy/Italian Cultural Institute in Washington, D.C.
invite you to an interdisciplinary conference on themes that have proven of crucial importance throughout the history of the nation.

Friday,  Oct 14, 2011

9:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Lohrfink Auditorium (Hariri Building), Georgetown University
No reservation required
Opening Remarks
H.E. Giulio Terzi di Sant’Agata, Ambassador of Italy 10:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Theater and Music of the United Italy
Tommaso Astarita (Georgetown), Gianni Cicali (Georgetown), Anthony Del Donna (Georgetown) 11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Making Italy, Othering Italy: Politics of Integration and Disintegration
Nicoletta Pireddu (Georgetown), Silvana Patriarca (Fordham University), David Forgacs (New York University) 3:00 p.m. - 4.15 pm
The Other Risorgimento
Laura Benedetti (Georgetown), Daniela Bini (The University of Texas) Gabriella Romani (Seton Hall University)4:45 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Italian Americans and Identities in and through Language

Anna De Fina (Georgetown), Teresa Fiore (Montclair State University), Luciana Fellin (Duke University)

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Lunch Bunch
Wednesday,  Oct 12 ,  2011, Noon
Charbroil Grill, Woodbridge
 
Just a friendly get together.  No lodge business discussed. 
Everyone invited. 

For reservations contact Dennis Lillo at delillo1@verizon.net
or
703 354-2454

Let's get ready for the annual Villa Rosa Italian Festival
Saturday, Sept. 10 , 2011 - 3800 Lottsford Vista Rd, Mitchellville, MD

It begins with an outdoor Mass starting at 11:00 AM; the festivities end at 6 PM.

Lunch Bunch
Thursday,  Sept 15 ,  2011, Noon
Cafe Ima , Fairfax
(University Mall, Braddock and Rt. 123--Ox Road)
 
Just a friendly get together.  No lodge business discussed. 
Everyone invited. 

For reservations contact Dennis Lillo at delillo1@verizon.net
or
703 354-2454

Let's get ready for FESTA ITALIANA 2011

Sunday, October 9, 2011 - Casa Italiano, D.C.

Festa President Joe Onofrietti wrote an article for Voce Italiana with additional information on the Festa. To read it, simply press the button below.


PEACH PICKING, WINE TASTING AND LUNCH
Saturday, August 20, 2011 
***CANCELLED - due to lack of participants ***

Lunch Bunch
Tuesday,  August 23,  2011, Noon
Brion's Grill , Fairfax
(University Mall, Braddock and Rt. 123--Ox Road)
 
Just a friendly get together.  No lodge business discussed. 
Everyone invited. 

For reservations contact Dennis Lillo at delillo1@verizon.net
or
703 354-2454