We are pleased to offer our second Intensive Italian Course in April 2021. Our programme combines formal lessons with conversation, two lunches, activities, games, and much more. We welcome Italian language students of all abilities from absolute beginners through to advanced. Our three friends from Dante Auckland, Sandra, Fiorella e Luca will join us.
Course Fee: $195 (all classes + Sat and Sun lunches)
Friday evening 6 - 8pm
Saturday and Sunday 9.30am - 3.00pm
Location: Rangi Ruru School, 59 Hewitt Road, Merivale
As places are limited it is essential to enrol and pay the non-refundable deposit of $50 before Monday 15 March.
The balance of $145 is to be paid before Monday 29 March.
To enrol please complete this form, scan and send to firstname.lastname@example.org or give to Maria Fresia or post to:
Mrs Jan Tedesco, 70C Jeffreys Road, Fendalton, Christchurch 8052.
Wednesday 10th March 2021 at 7.30 pm
Film Title: “Croce e Delizia” (An almost ordinary summer) by Simone Godano
2019 Comedy - 100min - Rated M
Synopsis: Why are two very different families brought together to spend their summer holidays in the same house? For a surprise marriage which will cause chaos and drama.
Come along to the Aperitivo Dante and enjoy a glass of wine and a chat in Italian (or English) before the film.
Aperitivo Dante begins at 7 pm. There is no charge for CineDante but a gold koha is requested for the evening.
This viewing is reserved to financial members of Dante Society. Annual subscriptions can be paid on the night.
THE BOOK CLUB
Wednesday 28th April, 7pm - 8.30pm
The first book 'Anna’ by Niccolò Ammaniti will be discussed on Wednesday 28th April, 7pm-8.30pm at St. Ninians, 5 Puriri Street.
The enrolment fee is $40 for the entire programme (3 meetings) or $17 for one meeting.
Payment can be made by internet banking: 11-7800-0054463-20 Make sure your name and ‘Book Club’ is included in the Particulars.
For further information click here or ring Jan on 03-3519796 or 021-2394090.
FIRST DANTE MEETING FOR 2021
At our AGM on Wednesday 17th February the 2021 Committee was elected:
President - Carlo Guglietta Vice-President - Maria Fresia Secretary - Jan Tedesco Treasurer - Lindsay Serra
Committee - Louise Easter, Lisa Fazi, Anna Hall, Rosie Hill, Philippa McLaughlin, Francesca Marisa, Brunella Olivieri, Roberta Panareo, Enrica Sciarrino, John Walsh.