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From Montreal to Cremona
Canadian violin maker makes his mark in
the Italian town where the
instrument was invented
"Bernard Neumann is considered one of the world's top
violin makers and restorers"
Greetings from Italian Ambassador
Andrea Ferrari on the occasion of
Italy's National Day
The new Ambassador of Italy to Canada.
meet Ambassador Andrea Ferrari
Italian-Canadian Historical Centre
Do you have family photographs you are willing to share?
Do you have memorabilia and / or stories you would like to share? If so, contact the
Italian-Canadian Historical Centre at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Recognition of Territory
Honouring the Algonquin Anishinabe Nation,
First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples
Ottawa is built on un-ceded Algonquin Anishinabe territory.
The peoples of the Algonquin Anishinabe Nation have lived on this territory for millennia. Their culture and presence have nurtured and continue to nurture this land.
The City of Ottawa honours the peoples and land of the Algonquin Anishinabe Nation.
The City of Ottawa honours all First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples and their valuable past and present contributions to this land.
City of Ottawa
NOTICE OF SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING
JUNE 17-18, 2022
LOCATION: ITALIAN CANADIAN HISTORICAL CENTRE (VILLA MARCONI) 1026 BASELINE ROAD OTTAWA, ONTARIO K2C 0A6 613-816-4315
SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING REGISTRATION
FORM TO BE RETURNED WITH
YOUR PAYMENT DELEGATE FEE $75.00
Vespa Tour of St. Anthony's Procession route in Little Italy
View the Video Tour
Official Apology for the internment
of Italian-Canadians during
the Second World War
"Internment apology statements"
Internment statement with 11MP
Trudeau statement on apology
"700 years after his death
Dante is as relevant as ever"
Fr. Raymond J. de Souza
follow this link
with Cittadino Canadese
Please Read...on Page 7
Attached is the link to the June 23 presentation. For those of you who attended virtually last Wednesday, thank you. Hopefully, when cultural activities resume at the Italian Canadian Historical Centre, we can have a discussion on
The History of Ottawa's Italian community. There is a lot more material to share.
Happy Canada Day!
Today the Editor of La Voce magazine came to Ottawa accompanied
by Senator Tony Loffreda to meet with myself as President of CIBPA Ottawa, the President of the Marconi Centre Pat Santini, The President of the National Congress Of Italian Canadians, Trina Costantini-Powell, The co-Founders of Preston Hardware, Mario Giannetti and Mario Fragione as well as the President of Central Precast, John Mion. During an intimate ceremony held at the Marconi Centre we were hosted by Giuseppe Ranieri Director General at the Marconi Centre with a lunch prepared by none other than Chef Rocco Vizzari, Followed by a visit
of the Italian Canadian Cultural Centre.
During this occasion both Mr. Mion and myself were honoured to receive a plaque commemorating our participation in the cover issues of "La Voce". In addition, authentic certified replicates of a Leonardo Da Vinci's paintings were offered to us , including Preston Hardware and Pat Santini. It was a privilege to remit my copy to my colleague Trina Costantini-Powell so it could be showcased in
the Italian Canadian Cultural Centre.
Does Italian-Canadian Food Have An Identity?
It's known for red-sauce joints, pizza traditions and decades-old
neighbourhood delis but what truly defines
Italian-Canadian cooking (READ MORE...)
Federico Fellini-10 essential films
Floral Tribute Messa dei Caduti, St.Anthony's Church - November15-2020
The National Congress of Italian-Canadians(National Capital District) respectfully acknowledges that our
Italian Canadian Historical Centre, in Ottawa, is located on the unceded, unsurrendered ancestral and traditional Territory of the Anishinaabe Algonquin Nation whose presence here reaches back to time immemorial.
President, National Congress of Italian Canadians(National Capital District)