An Evening in Tuscany

Join our honorary Chair, Sheri Sarcone Avis Horner for our 4th annual fundraiser dinner benefitting the Italian-American Cultural Center of Iowa.

Featuring the rich and diverse cusine from the Tuscan Region, known for pappardelle, panzanella, cantucci and, of course, some fabulous wines.

A presto!

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Genealogy Workshop

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Capitol Procession

Memorial Observance
The 80th anniversary Christopher Columbus Memorial ceremony will take place on Monday, October 8th at 11:00am. Participants will include the Bellizzi-MacRae American Legion Color Guard, the 4th Degree Knights of Columbus, Ms. Alexis Romitti, this year’s festival queen, and members of Gruppo Il Trattenimento Italiano, the Italian Folk Dancers. Special guests will be this year’s recipients of the Outstanding Citizen Award.  Those who would like to walk with the afore-named groups should meet at 10:45am in the parking lot immediately north of the area.

Columbus Day Dinner

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Genealogy Workshop

Bell’Italia Day Camp

Children will experience “being Italian” through language, music, dance, sports and games, cooking and crafts.

Open to boys and girls entering grades 2nd through 6th in the fall. To register call: 515-244-4672 or 515-250-8804.



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