Dante Alighieri Society of Washington

per la diffusione della lingua e della cultura italiana nel mondo

Dante Bust

Your Door to All Things Italian

We Embrace All Who Enjoy All Things Italian and Desire To Expand Their Knowledge of a Beautiful Country, Its People and Its Language


Pasta Dish

Next English-language gathering:

Wed, December 14th, 2016 at 6:30pm

Join Us for Dante's Traditional Italian Holiday Party with Tombola, Italian Carols and Holiday Cheer

Begins with a Potluck Pasta Dinner at 6:30pm

See December La Voce for Details

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Next Italian-language gathering:

Wed, January 25th, 2017 at 7:30pm

Franco Tesorieri presents
Il Punto, Italian Cultural Center

Preceded by Potluck Antipasti and Dolci at 6:30pm

See December La Voce for Details

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Class Site

Next Italian language class series:

Winter Quarter 2017

January 5 - March 14

Seven learning levels available

Learn More and Register...

Festa di Natale per i Bambini

Join the Fun @
Festa di Natale per i Bambini

An Italian Christmas Celebration

December 3, 1:00pm - 4:00pm

At Christ the King Parish's Brannan House
11544 Phinney Ave North, Seattle

For more details - Brochure and Registration Form

Special Announcements:

DAS Language Program Honored with Grant from the Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco and the Consulate General of Italy in San Francisco.

Northwest Film Forum presents: Beginning on December 8th at 7:30pm and continuing that weekend, Fuocoammare (Fire at Sea) the newest film from acclaimed Italian director, Gianfranco Rosi, and winner of the 2016 Berlinale Golden Bear will be making its Seattle premiere. The Northwest Film Forum invites you to join them for this beautiful and timely documentary that explores the complex impact of the refugee crisis both on the refugees themselves and the Italian locals who come to share their home. You can learn more about the event and buy tickets on their website: nwfilmforum.org, and on Facebook. Northwest Film Forum is located at 1515 12th Ave between Pike & Pine in Capitol Hill. The phone number is (206) 329-2629.