We are happy to announce that the Card Club will begin in September.
4 Sundays of Italian traditional card games on September 8 and 22 and October 6 and 13.
Time: 2.30pm - 4pm
Venue: 140 Springfield rd (Empower Church)
The 4 sessions will be all in preparation for a tournament in November.
Two Italian teachers will be there to teach you the games if you are a beginner. Italians welcome!
Open to all Dante members.
Cornetto & Cappuccino
2nd date on Sunday, 8 September
Italian traditional breakfast every second Sunday of the month at Casamassima.
Come along and enjoy a true Italian cornetto & cappuccino with us!
Every second Sunday of the month from 10am to 11am, at the special price of $5.00 for Dante members only.
Francesca Marisa will be there each time to welcome you and speak Italian (it is not compulsory!).
No need to book, just turn up!
Film Title: "Prima dammi un bacio" (Kiss me first) by Ambrogio Lo Giudice
2003 Romantic - 84 min - Rated M-S
This is the story of Adele and Marcello whom, right from the moment they were born, will be bound to each other despite the unforeseen events and obstacles that life will throw at them.
Wednesday 18th September 2019 at 7.30 pm
CineDante is held in either the Puriri Lounge or the Riccarton Lounge, in the brick building behind the Church, St. Ninian’s Church, 5 Puriri Street, Riccarton, Christchurch. There is a carpark to the side of the Church Hall.
CineDante brings the splendour of Italian cinema to Christchurch.
Viewings are reserved for financial members of the Dante Sociery. Annual subscriptions can be paid on the night.
All 2019 Dante Language Students are deemed to be financial members of the Dante Alighieri Society.
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.
Christchurch City Council Heritage Festival
Christchurch City Council Heritage festival is coming up in October. Our Dante and Italian community will participate offering a variety of mini workshops free of charge, on Sunday 27 October 1.30pm - 4.30pm at Rangi Ruru school.
Keep this date free - details on the CCC Heritage booklet and our next newsletter.