Virtual Events

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July 2021

Italy is Open! What You Need to Know Before You Go

July 14, 2021
6:00 p.m. EDT – 7:00 p.m. EDT
Cost: $25

Breaking Down the 1 Euro Homes in Italy

July 21, 2021
6:00 p.m. EST – 7:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

Purchasing Property in Italy: Why You Need an Attorney

July 27, 2021
6:00 p.m. EDT – 7:00 p.m. EDT
Cost: $25

September 2021

Spice up your Cellar with Italian Wines for the Fall

September 29, 2021
6:00 p.m. EST – 7:00 p.m. EST
Cost: Varies

November 2021

Get Ready for the Holidays with Amarone and the Wines of Valpolicella

November 10, 2021
6:00 p.m. EST – 7:00 p.m. EST
Cost: Varies

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January 2021

La Traviata by Verdi

January 6, 2021
12:00 p.m. EST – 1:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

La Bohème by Puccini

January 13, 2021
12:00 p.m. EST – 1:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

An Evening with the Sicilian Tenors

January 27, 2021
6:00 p.m. EST – 7:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

February 2021

Le Nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

February 17, 2021
12:30 p.m. EST – 1:30 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

Elisir d’Amore by Gaetano Donizetti

February 24, 2021
12:30 p.m. EST – 1:30 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

March 2021

Exploring the Italian Traditions in the Mediterranean Lifestyle

March 2, 2021
6:00 p.m. EST – 7:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi

March 10, 2021
12:30 p.m. EST – 1:30 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

Tosca by Giacomo Puccini

March 17, 2021
12:30 p.m. EST – 1:30 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

Madame Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini

March 24, 2021
12:30 p.m. EST – 1:30 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

Virtual Wine Class: Italy’s Best Kept Wine Secrets with Tony Margiotta

March 25, 2021
6:00 p.m. EST – 7:00 p.m. EST
Cost: Varies

Extra Virgin Olive Oil & Wellness Workshop

March 30, 2021
6:00 p.m. EST – 7:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

April 2021

Celebrating 160 Years of US-Italian Diplomatic Relations

April 13, 2021
7:00 p.m. EST – 8:00 p.m. EST
Cost: FREE

Meet the Filmmakers

April 14, 2021
7:00 p.m. EST – 8:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

Italian American Jazz from 1917 to Today with Vanessa Racci

April 22, 2021
7:00 p.m. EST – 8:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

May 2021

Citizenship in the Era of COVID

May 12, 2021
6:00 p.m. EST – 7:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

Researching the Meaning of Your Italian Surname

May 19, 2021
6:00 p.m. EST – 7:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

The Evolution of Italian Food in America

May 27, 2021
6:00 p.m. EST – 7:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

June 2021

Requesting Naturalization Records – New Procedures

June 9, 2021
6:00 p.m. EST – 7:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

Applying for Citizenship via Residency in Italy

June 16, 2021
6:00 p.m. EST – 7:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

Sipping Sun Rays of Italy: A Summer Italian Wine Experience

June 22, 2021
6:00 p.m. EST – 7:00 p.m. EST
Cost: Varies

Pride Passion and Pandemonium: Il Palio di Siena

June 23, 2021
6:00 p.m. EST – 7:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

Una Serata con Toscano

June 30, 2021
6:00 p.m. EST – 7:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $55

— 2020 —

May 2020

Europe’s Response to the Covid-19 Crisis – The Perspective from Italy with H.E. Vincenzo Amendola, Minister of European Affairs of the Italian Republic

May 14, 2020

Genealogy Series with My Italian Family: Researching Your Italian Roots – How to Begin, Part 1 of 3

May 21, 2020

Italian American Women in Government and Government Affairs

May 27, 2020

European Solidarity in the COVID-19 Crisis, The Atlantic Council

May 29, 2020

June 2020

Your Italian Passport – Learn About Obtaining Your Italian Citizenship

June 3, 2020

University of Maryland – NIAF Ernest Pellegri Series: The Classical Education of the Founding Fathers

June 5, 2020

Discover Regions of Italy with The Italian Cultural Society of Washington, D.C. – Abruzzo

June 2, 9, 16
11:00 – 1:00 p.m. EST
Cost: Varies

Learn Italian with The Italian Cultural Society of Washington, D.C. – Beginners 1 with Aperitivo

June 4 – August 6
6:30 – 8:30 p.m. EST
Cost: Varies

Genealogy Series with My Italian Family: Researching Your Italian Roots – U.S. Records, Part 2 of 3

June 17
6:00- 7:00 pm EST
Cost: $25

Discover Regions of Italy with The Italian Cultural Society of Washington, D.C. – Sardegna

June 23, 30, July 7
11:00 – 1:00 p.m. EST
Cost: Varies

Italy in our Hearts and Minds: Alchemy of Italy

June 24
7:00- 8:00 pm EST
Cost: $25

July 2020

Genealogy Series with My Italian Family: Researching Your Italian Roots – Italian Records, Part 3 of 3

July 8
6:00- 7:00 pm EST
Cost: $25

Discover Regions of Italy with The Italian Cultural Society of Washington, D.C. – Emilia Romagna

July 14, 21, 28
11:00 – 1:00 p.m. EST
Cost: Varies

A Mangiare: A Cultural History for Foodies

July 14
7:00 – 8:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

Your Italian Passport – The 1948 Law: Seeking Dual Citizenship through the Tribunal in Rome

July 16
6:00 – 7:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

University of Maryland – NIAF Ernest Pellegri Series: Constantino Brumidi’s Roman-influenced frescoes in the U.S. Capitol

July 23
6:00- 7:00 pm EST
Cost: Free

NIAF Wine Tasting with wine, food and travel writer, Dick Rosano– Featuring Tuscan Reds

July 30
6:30- 7:00 pm EST
Cost: $10

August 2020

Discover Regions of Italy with The Italian Cultural Society of Washington, D.C. – Veneto

August 4, 11, 18
11:00 – 1:00 p.m. EST
Cost: Varies

Health Truths During an Age of Misinformation

August 6
6:00 – 7:00 p.m. EST
Cost: Free

Examining Christopher Columbus: Truths and Myths with Professor Emerita Carol Delaney

August 12
6:30 – 7:30 p.m. EST
Cost: FREE

Your Italian Passport – Spousal Citizenship: Process, Language Requirements, Alternatives

August 20
6:00 – 7:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

NIAF Relief Efforts: Post-Earthquake Norcia

August 24
6:00 – 7:00 p.m. EST
Cost: FREE

Discover Regions of Italy with The Italian Cultural Society of Washington, D.C. – Liguria

August 25
11:00 – 1:00 p.m. EST
Cost: Varies

September 2020

Discover Regions of Italy with The Italian Cultural Society of Washington, D.C. – Liguria

September 1, September 8
11:00 – 1:00 p.m. EST
Cost: Varies

My Italian Family US & Italian Records: Your Questions Answered by Bianca Ottone

September 10
6:00 – 7:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

Your Italian Passport – Successfully Navigating the Consulates: What to Expect Before, During, and After your Appointment

September 15
6:00 – 7:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

Italy Today with Journalist Nicoletta Nencioli with the Italian Cultural Society of Washington, D.C.

September 15 – November 17
Tuesdays 12 – 2 p.m. EST
Cost: Varies

Beginners 2…After Aperitivo! with the Italian Cultural Society of Washington, D.C.

September 17 – November 19
Thursdays 6:35—8:35 p.m. EST
Cost: Varies

Italy in Our Hearts and Minds: Venice, The Most Improbable of Cities Part 1

September 24
7:00 – 8:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

Italy in Our Hearts and Minds: Venice, The Most Improbable of Cities Part 2

September 30
7:00 – 8:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

October 2020

Kick off Breast Cancer Awareness Month with Ali Rogin, author of Beat Breast Cancer Like a Boss: 30 Powerful Stories

October 1, 2020
12:00 p.m. EST – 1:00 p.m. EST
Cost: FREE

Living la Dolce Vita: How to Buy a House in Italy with Antonello Pierro

October 8, 2020
12:00 p.m. EST – 1:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

Christopher Columbus and the National Debate

October 12, 2020
6:00 p.m. EST – 7:00 p.m. EST
Cost: FREE

45th Anniversary Gala Honoring
Dr. Anthony S. Fauci

October 31, 2020
6:30 p.m. EST
Cost: Varies

November 2020

What is Opera?

November 11, 2020
12:00 p.m. EST – 1:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

The History of Italian Opera

November 18, 2020
12:00 p.m. EST – 1:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

A Taste of Toscano Cigars with Toscano National Brand Ambassador, Michael Cappellini

November 19, 2020
6:00 p.m. EST – 7:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $55

December 2020

Don Giovanni & Lorenzo da Ponte

December 2, 2020
12:00 p.m. EST – 1:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

Barber of Seville by Rossini

December 9, 2020
12:00 p.m. EST – 1:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

NIAF Wine Tasting Featuring Classic Italian Wines

December 9, 2020
6:30 p.m. EST
Cost: $10

Buon Natale: Unexpected Stories Behind Holiday Traditions

December 15, 2020
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25

Lucia di Lammermoor by Donizetti

December 16, 2020
12:00 p.m. EST – 1:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $25