CALLING ALL ITALIAN COOKS!
GRIAA is proud to sponsor a new collection of recipes that will represent our Italian Heritage and our love for family and friends.
Cucina Italiana II
“La famiglia e gli amici vengono tutti a tavola e mangiano.”
Family and frends, come to the table and eat.
Recipes will be collected now through January of 2017*
*Recipes are subject to committee approval.
For more information, contact email@example.com or visit our website GRIAA.org
You may also enter the Cookbook Art Contest for a chance to win a prize!
See forms below for more information and submittal instructions!
Cucina Italiana II – Forms / Information
Cucina Italiana II Cookbook Press Release
Cucina Italiana II Cookbook Recipe Form
Cucina Italiana II Cookbook Art Contest
The Culture and Education Committee is announcing that the deadline for the Family Histories project has now been extended to 11/01/2016!
For more information on the project, please visit the Culture and Education Committee page. You will find instructions and examples of other histories that have been submitted!
For those who have submitted their family history, please ensure that it is posted on the Culture and Education Committee page. If it is not visible, or if you have additional inquiries about the project, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Fall 2016 issue of Pappagallo is now available online! Now featuring select pages in color!
Some of this issues articles include:
- Hall of Fame 2016 Recipients
- How local winemakers helped save the California wine industry
- Italian Explorers
- and much more!
You can view the current issue here!
As always, you can visit the Pappagallo page to view past issues!
The 2016 Hall of Fame and Special Recognition Award Banquet is Saturday, October 8th at Giovanni’s Restaurant.
Music will be provided by the Mike Alongi Trio!
6:00 pm Social Hour
7:00 pm Dinner
8:00 pm Awards Program
Cost is $40.00 per person. R.S.V.P by 9/30/2016 (make checks payable to GRIAA).
Visit the Hall of Fame page for more information and reservation form. You can also download the reservation form here!
Rockford Festa Italiana 2016 is here!
For all Festa Italiana info, check out the new site www.festaitalianarockford.com
Friday, August 5th: 5 – 11 PM
Saturday, August 6th: 12 – 11 PM
Sunday, August 7th 12 – 9 PM
Sunday Mass on the grounds at 10:00 a.m.
Festa Italiana 2016 is proud to host its 2nd Annual Little Miss Italian American Pageant!
The pageant will take place on Saturday August 6th, 2016 on the Festival Grounds at the Gambino State (next to the Culture Tent). The pageant will host two groups: one for ages 5-8 and one for ages 9-12. Contestants will be judged on Speech, Stage Presence, and Prepared Questions. Look for more information on our website, GRIAA.org
If your child is interested in participating, please download the applicable forms below and follow the instructions within. Space is limited. All entries must be postmarked by July 27th, 2016. No late applications will be accepted.
You may also download the forms on the Little Miss Italian American Pageant page.
The Culture and Education Committee page has been updated with the latest family histories!
To submit your family history, check out the Culture an Education Committee page!
The Spring 2015 issue of Pappagallo is now available online!
You can view the current issue here.
Also, you can visit the Pappagallo page to view past issues!
The 2015 Hall of Fame and Special Recognition Award Banquet is this Saturday, October 10th, 2015 at Cliffbreakers Restaurant.
Social Hour begins at 6:00pm. Dinner will be served at 7:00pm, followed by the Awards Program at 8:00pm. Music will be provided by the Mike Alongi Trio.
Hope to see you there!
2015 Festa Italiana Bocce Schedules have been posted!
Visit the Bocce page or click the following direct links for the starting brackets!
2015 Men’s Bracket
2015 Women’s Bracket
See you on the courts!