September 2019
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Cari italiani e amici dell’Italia,
vi segnalo gli eventi nel mese di settembre.
Vi ricordo che il prossimo mese di ottobre sarà Italian Heritage Month. Nella prossima newsletter troverete tutti gli eventi previsti.
Mi auguro di vedervi tutti il 1 ottobre all’apertura ufficiale presso la State House.
Buona lettura e un caro saluto a tutti!
 
Federica Sereni
Console Generale
 
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Dear Italians and friends of Italy,
Here are the events for the month of September.
I would also like to remind you that October will be Italian Heritage Month. In the next newsletter you will find all the events.
I hope to see you all on October 1 st at the official opening at the State House.
Happy reading and greetings to all!

Federica Sereni
Consul General 

Ricordatevi di consultare sempre il nostro sito web www.consboston.esteri.it e i nostri social media Facebook e Twitter per importanti informazioni e aggiornamenti sulle nostre attivita'.

Please be sure to visit our website www.consboston.esteri.it and our social medias Facebook and Twitter for important information and updates on our latest activities.
Tuesday October 1 | State House | Boston, Ma
20th Anniversary October as Italian Heritage Month
Various dates and locations in September/October/November
New England Contemporary Italian Film Festival
BLO| 2019/2020 Season | Boston
The BLO Shuttle
Starting September 10 | Dante Alighieri Society | Cambridge
Dante Alighieri Society - Italian Classes
Discover Italy Without Leaving Boston? This Fall You Can!

PLIDA CLASSES – from A1 (Elementary) to C2 (Advance)
Italian 201 and 202 Grammar, Culture and Conversation

Open House: Thursday, September 5, 2019 from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Classes meet once a week – either Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday
for ten weeks

From 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Tuesday classes start on September 10th and end on November 12th, 2019
Wednesday classes start on September 11th and end on November 13th, 2019 Thursday classes start on September 12th and end on November 14th, 2019
Next PLIDA EXAMS – Levels A1, A2, B1, B2, C1, C2
Written part (listening, reading and writing)–November 20, 2019 starting at 4:00PM
PLIDA A1, A2, B1
Written part (listening, reading and writing)–November 21, 2019 starting at 4:00PM
PLIDA B2, C1, C2
Oral part – all levels – Saturday, November 23, 2019 starting at 10:00AM*
*Each student's exact time will be determined a few days before the oral exam
Thursday, September 12 | Eataly Block Party | Summer 2019 | Eataly Boston
Piazza all'aperto - Eataly's Summer Block Party
September 13-15 | San Leonard Church | Hanover Street, Boston
San Gennaro Foundation - Second Annual Feast
Sunday, September 22 | 5:00pm-7:00pm | Dante Alighieri | Cambridge
Cultural Events
Saturday, September 28 | 6:30PM | Spinelli's Lynnfield
20th Anniversary - October as Italian Heritage Month in Massachusetts
Monday, September 30 | 7:30pm | Friends Meeting at Cambridge
Alberto Alesina, Harvard University, Coautore di Austerita'
Italian Classes at Passport to Languages
Let's Learn Italian-Impariamo L'italiano!

Welcome to our Italian classes. Are you ready for an exciting and rewarding ten weeks studying the most beautiful language in the world? Our Italian Level 1 classes are designed for beginners and Level 2 for more experienced speakers and readers of Italian. Classes are taught by native Italian speakers and will include a variety of communicative activities, short readings and and written exercises. During the ten weeks of study, participants will also study cultural aspects of Italy and its people.

For information about Italian group lessons or private lessons please call  (617) 939-4216  or send an email to casit_inc@casit.org . Visit us at   www.casit.org  
C.A.S.IT Inc. (Centro Attivita scolastiche Italiane) is under the auspices of  the
Consulate General of Italy, Boston.

C.A.S.IT. INC.
37 Water St-Unit #4
Wakefield, MA 01880
Office Phone (781) 224-0532
casit_inc@casit.org
Pirandello Italian Language Center (PILC)
Il Pirandello Italian Language Center (PILC), founded in 1973, is one of the oldest Italian language programs in New England. Partially funded by the Italian government, PILC has the resources and faculty members to offer high quality lessons. All classes are taught by professionally trained, as well as highly successful, teachers. It is their passion to share how beautiful and interesting the Italian
language truly is. Through professional development programs, our teachers constantly integrate new and contemporary teaching methods to see the best results in their students. This includes not only teaching Italian, but exposing our students to science, art, music, and geography in Italian as well. PILC language programs are offered to both children and adults on Saturdays from 10 AM -12:15 PM in the historical and beautiful North End of Boston at St. John Elementary School.
For more info, visit our website www.learnitalianpilc.org or call 85-PILC-1-ITA
Burlington Sons of Italy Lodge 2223
Italian Classes For Beginners
Do you want to learn to speak Italian?
Burlington Sons of Italy Lodge 2223 is holding registrations for its 12 week Fall Semester on Wednesday, August 28 from 6-8 PM at St. Margaret's School on Winn Street, Burlington.
6 levels of classes will start on Wednesday, September 4 and cover Beginner to Intermediate to Advanced...something for everyone depending on prior level of expertise in speaking Italian.
For additional information call 781-272-0529
Scuola Italiana del Sabato - PIB per bambini di Boston e del New England
Editorial Staff of the Newsletter: Antonio Talarico
ORARI UFFICI CONSOLARI:
I seguenti Servizi Consolari  necessitano di un appuntamento:  
- Passaporti
- Cittadinanza
- Notarile
- Visti 

Per i rimanenti servizi: 
Lunedi 9:00-12:30 
Mercoledi 9:00-12:30 
Giovedi 14:00-15:30 
Venerdi 9:00-12:30 

HOURS OF OPERATION: 
for the following services: 
- Passports
- Citizenship
- Notary
- Visa
For all other Consular services: 
Monday 9:00-12:30 
Wednesday 9:00-12:30 
Thursday 2:00-3:30pm 
Friday 9:00-12:30