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Italian Festival at Villa Rosa on September 7, 2014

Italian Festival at Villa Rosa on September 7, 2014

| August 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

On September 7, 2014, join the Italian American community of the Washington Metropolitan area on the grounds of Villa Rosa, for the 51st Annual Italian Festival.

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Lido Civic Club Honors Detective Mario Mastrangelo

Lido Civic Club Honors Detective Mario Mastrangelo

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Lido Civic Club was honored to present a Public Service Award on July 17 to Mario Mastrangelo, a Montgomery County Police Detective, for his unselfish act of heroism in saving the life of a Montgomery County, Md. woman. On April 24, on his way to taking his children to “take your kids to work […]

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Lucia Dalla Montà, Honored by Lido Civic Club

Lucia Dalla Montà, Honored by Lido Civic Club

| June 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Congratulations to Lucia Dalla Montà, Director of the Education Office at the Italian Embassy, who was awarded the Lido Civic Club Appreciation Award in recognition of her contributions in promoting the study of the Italian language in the United States and in reinstating the AP Italian Language and Culture Exam. The award was presented by […]

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Anita Bevacqua McBride Among Recipients of Ellis Island Medal of Honor

Anita Bevacqua McBride Among Recipients of Ellis Island Medal of Honor

| May 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anita Bevacqua McBride, a former assistant to President George W. Bush and chief of staff to First Lady Laura Bush, was recently honored with the 2014 Ellis Island Medal of Honor. The award, which celebrates the diversity of American life by honoring the immigrant experience, is presented each year in a ceremony and gala dinner […]

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Italian-American Open Set for June 2 at Army Navy Country Club

Italian-American Open Set for June 2 at Army Navy Country Club

| April 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 41st Italian-American Open hosted by the Lido Civic Club of Washington D.C., will be held on June 2, 2014, at the Army Navy Country Club, in Arlington, Virginia. Last year’s event raised $13,000 to benefit the Casa Italiana Sociocultural Center in Washington D.C., and the Lido Civic Club Scholarship Fund. The tournament will run […]

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Lido Civic Club to Support Students Taking AP Italian Language Exam

Lido Civic Club to Support Students Taking AP Italian Language Exam

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Lido Civic Club of Washington D.C. has awarded a grant of $2,225 to the Casa Italiana Language School/Ente Gestore to help support and promote the continuation of the AP Italian Language & Culture Exam. The grant will be used by the Ente Gestore to award $89, the fee for taking the AP Italian Language […]

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Viva Italia: An Introduction to the Culture and Language of Italy

Viva Italia: An Introduction to the Culture and Language of Italy

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

On April 26 at 4 PM, Black Student Fund and Casa Italiana will host Viva Italia: An Introduction to the Culture and Language of Italy at 595 ½ Third Street NW, Washington, DC 20001. It will provide an opportunity for students interested in learning about the Italian language and culture. “Viva Italia will provide an […]

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