Stories of Italian History

WHAT: a movie club that will take you through Italy’s modern political history

WHEN: Third Wednesday of the month 6.15pm

WHERE: 401 Fisher Bennett
3340 Walnut Street
Philadelphia

All movies are in Italian with English subtitles

Free Entrance -> REGISTER

 

PI-Philly’s Monthly Aperitivo

Dear friend of PI-Philly,

Summer is almost over but our monthly Aperitivo will cheer you up!

WHAT: September Aperitivo
Join us to build and consolidate social and professional connections and learn more about our Fall events.

WHEN: Wednesday, September 6th, 
7-9 pm

WHERE: Positano Coast
212 Walnut Street (2nd floor)
Philadelphia (map)
 
Your $5 admission fee will support the realization of next events.
Free entrance for PI-Philly members!

Please register here.

See you there,
PI-Philly staff

Tell us your thoughts and win a dinner

Hi friends,

While preparing for a new year of activities for the promotion of Italian culture and professional networking in Philadelphia, we would love to hear from you.
We prepared a short survey through which you can give us your feedback on what we’ve done so far and what we could do in the future.

PI-Philly survey -> http://bit.ly/2vCMac8

As a thank you for your time, you will enter to win a dinner on us at Gran Caffè L’Aquila ($50 value). Take the survey to find out how.
The winner will be announced at our October monthly Aperitivo. Stay tuned!

PI-Philly’s Aperitivo di Ferragosto – August 15th

Dear friend of PI-Philly,

Ferragosto is a national festivity that marks the peak of summer in Italy. Traditionally, everybody is on vacation or taking day trips to the beach. Come chill with us and celebrate this day the Italian style at our Ferragosto-themed happy hour.

WHAT: APERITIVO di Ferragosto
Relax and mingle in the gazebo areas reserved for PI-Philly friends
Enjoy chips&salsa and a selection of happy hour drinks
($4 beer, $6 margaritas and daiquiris)

This event is made possible thanks to the support of our Members so their first drink is on us!

Relaxed attire and flip-flops not strictly required but warmly encouraged!

WHEN: Tuesday, August 15th, 7-9 PM

WHERE:PHS Pop Up Garden at South
15th and South Streets
(map)

Admission is free but a donation is welcome and will support future fun and cultural events for our friends.
Please register here to let us know you are coming.
 

See you there!

PI-Philly staff

Spring Movie Club – May 8th and 10th

Dear Friends of PI-Philly,

For the cinephiles among you, we are excited to present a double movie screening event in collaboration with Penn Cinema and Media Studies.

 

WHAT: Spring Movie Club

Enjoy two great 2016 Italian movies

 

   Perfetti sconosciuti (Perfect Strangers)

   by Paolo Genovese

   Best Screenplay, International Narrative Competition at the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival

 

   La corrispondenza (The Correspondence)

   By Giuseppe Tornatore

 

English subtitles

Free entrance

 

WHEN:

Monday, May 8th, 6:30 pm

Wednesday, May 10th, 6:30 pm

 

WHERE: Fisher-Bennett Hall 401

3340 Walnut Street

Philadelphia

(map)

 

Check out the movie trailers:

Perfetti sconosciuti  

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-lOUnBsjGuY

La corrispondenza

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SVx533aS2h0

 

See you there!

PI-Philly staff

PI-Philly’s monthly Aperitivo – May 3rd

Dear friend of PI-Philly,

Our May Aperitivo is coming up on May 3rd!

WHAT: PI-Philly’s monthly Aperitivo

Join us to build and consolidate social and professional connections.
You will enjoy drinks and food.

WHEN: Wednesday, May 3rd,
7-9 pm

WHERE: Positano Coast
212 Walnut Street (2nd floor)
Philadelphia
(map)

The revenue of this month’s Aperitivo will benefit the 2017 West Philly Soccer Festival organized by our friends of the West Philadelphia Football Club.

Free entrance for PI-Philly members!

See you there,

PI-Philly staff

 

 

PI-Philly’s monthly Aperitivo – April 5th

Dear friend of PI-Philly,

Our April Aperitivo is coming up on April 5th!

WHAT: PI-Philly’s monthly Aperitivo

Join us to build and consolidate social and professional connections.
You will enjoy drinks and food.

WHEN: Wednesday, April 5th,
7-9 pm

WHERE: Positano Coast
212 Walnut Street (2nd floor)
Philadelphia
(map)

We ask our friends to contribute to our fundraising campaign with a small $5 admission fee for the realization of next events.

Free entrance for PI-Philly members!

See you there,

PI-Philly staff

 

 

50 Foods of Lazio, 50 Years in Rome – March 24

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PI-Philly’s monthly Aperitivo – March 1st

Dear friend of PI-Philly,

Our March Aperitivo is coming up on March 1st!

WHAT: PI-Philly’s monthly Aperitivo

Join us to build and consolidate social and professional connections.
You will enjoy drinks and food.

WHEN: Wednesday, March 1st,
7-9 pm

WHERE: Positano Coast
212 Walnut Street (2nd floor)
Philadelphia
(map)

We ask our friends to contribute to our fundraising campaign with a small $5 admission fee for the realization of next events.

Free entrance for PI-Philly members!

See you there,

PI-Philly staff

 

 

Waiting for the Oscar – February 22

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