Meetings are held at St. John’s Catholic Church, 1001 Encinitas Blvd, Encinitas, CA 92024 on the 2nd Wednesday of the month.                                                                                                             Map to St. John’s Catholic Church 

Social and Wine at 6:00, Dinner is served at 6:30, $10.00 donation for dinner. The meeting starts at 7:15
Coffee and dessert are served after the meeting
Members and Guests are Welcome
RSVP a must. Call Terry Messina at 760-479-6700 or Email

January 2019

January 9th – Wednesday – Monthly Membership Meeting. Sal P in charge of Ravioli and John S. is in charge of dessert.

February 2019

February 13th – Wednesday – Monthly Membership Meeting – Italian Art & Culture Presentation by Italian Art/Culture – Annette Q. Nicole is picking up the main entree and Debbie is bringing dessert.

February 23rd – SATURDAY –  FREE Italian Genealogy Workshop, sponsored by Sons of Italy. Please see PDF here for details. Event will be held from 1:00-4:00 at THE VALLEY CLUB 2280 Calle Barcelona Carlsbad, CA 92009.

March 2019

March 13th – Wednesday – Monthly Membership Meeting – Carnevale Italiana! Potluck meal – please bring enough to feed 5-6 people.

April 2019

April 10th  – Wednesday – Monthly Membership Meeting with Bingo. Terry to bring Pizza from Pizzaiolo and Nicole is bringing dessert.

May 2019 

May 8th – Wednesday – Monthly Membership Meeting with Scopa Card Game. Sal D is picking up the baked ziti from Borrelli’s and Dianne is bringing dessert.

June 2019

June 12th – Wednesday –  Monthly Membership Meeting – Meatball Contest. Dan is bringing the pasta to accompany the meatball contest and Sal D is bringing the dessert.

June 13th – Italian Movie Night at La Paloma in Encinitas at 7:00 PM. Tickets are $12 at the door. Film information here.

July 2019

July 10th – Wednesday – Monthly Membership Meeting – Learn to make Limoncello. Dianne is bringing the main entree from Rosanna’s and Dan is bringing dessert.

TBD – Wine Tasting 

August 2019

August 14th – Wednesday – Monthly Membership Meeting –  Learn to make Pizzelle. Richard is picking up spaghetti from Crust and Terry is bringing dessert.

August 9th – Italian Heritage Night at the Padres. Group will sit in section 229. Tickets must be purchased through this link to get the complimentary Italian Heritage Hat: If you have trouble purchasing tickets through the link, contact Tara Black from the Padres at 619-795-5132.

September 2019

September 11th – Wednesday – Monthly Membership Meeting – Learn how to play Bocce. Debbie is picking up lasagna from Pizzaiolo and Richard is bringing dessert.

September 29th – Sunday – Bocce Picnic at Oak Crest Park

October 2019

October 9th – Wednesday – Monthly Membership Meeting. John to pick up rigatoni from Rosanna’s and Sal P to bring dessert.

October 19th – Saturday – 41st Anniversary Dance

November 2019

November 13th – Wednesday – Monthly Membership Meeting – Topic: Traveling to Italy. Member Potluck – please bring enough to feed 5-6 people.

December 2019

December 11 – Christmas Dinner at TBD