Join us for one of our many fun events, bring a friend or make some new ones. Members and non-members are all welcome!
If you have an idea for an event or would like to become part of our event team contact send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call the office 408.293.7122 and let us know what's on your mind.
RSVP and Pay by Credit Card
Click on the green button for the events you'd like to attend, make sure to select the correct pricing for our multi-tier priced events. You will go directly to the RSVP/Payment page. You can edit the number of attending guests. Once you have completed your RSVP and payment, you will receive a confirmation and the information will be forwarded to the IAHF office.
RSVP and Pay by Check, Cash or Pay at Door Options
Email us at email@example.com, call our office at 408-293-7122 or mail a check to
IAHF, 425 N. 4th St, San Jose, CA 95112. Be sure to note the event date on the check.
CENA FUORI events require a RSVP - call 408-293-7122 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org - NO PRE-PAYMENT, PAY AT RESTAURANT.
NO REFUNDS will be available for our events.
The seat is transferable, if you would like to transfer your purchase to another person, please email the new name to email@example.com. If you are unable to attend or transfer the event fee, it will be considered a donation to the IAHF and at your request a tax deductible receipt will be sent to you.
Please RSVP for all events 2 days prior to the event date at the latest (unless otherwise noted) by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 408-293-7122.
Italian American Heritage Foundation
425 N. Fourth Street
San Jose, CA 95112
Tuesday thru Friday: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Closed Saturday thru Monday
* A word of explanation why it's important to call in your reservations and interest, is because so much of these activities have limited space, and , or are on line, we need to strictly monitor them for health and safey security issues and to plan accordingly in line with current Covid Prevention guidelines.
Nanci Wilborn 1st VP, & Ken Borelli, Chair Cultural Committee.
Please note the Cena Fuori, the last Thursday of the month are postponed until SCC Health Department guidelines permit out door dining. Also check with the IAHF Web page for additional events pending including noon field trip to the Rose Garden and tips on pruning roses( Details pending). Pending too is traditional Polenta Night with Tricarico Club, a Sunday takeout, and a master class at Vin Santo being rescheduled.
March 5 / Friday / Cooking with Marie Dalldorf / 7pm
Learn to make Gnocchi via Zoom
March 11 / Thursday / 7pm
The author of Bitter Chicory to Sweet Espresso , Carmine Vittoria, Professor Emeritus, North Eastern University, will present to the IAHF via Zoom, on . He currently resides in Florida. Dr. Vittoria is also making his book available to IAHF members at a very generous discount, approximately $12.00 each. Contact the IAHF if you are interested in purchasing the book and we will be sending an order to the distributor.
March 19 / Friday / 11 am to 2 pm
Friday, March 19, Save the Date: The Feast of St Joseph Celebration will be a drive by this year at the IAHF. The event will feature the traditional altar display and gift bag will be passed out to people in their cars. The altar will be on exhibit from 11am to 2 PM. Details to follow.
March 26 / Holly Cannoli / Friday / 10 am to 2 pm
Friday, March 19, Save the Date: The Feast of St Joseph Celebration will be a drive by this year at the IAHF. The event will feature the traditional altar display and gift bag will be passed out to people in their cars. The altar will be on exhibit from 10am to 2pm. Details to follow.
April 15 / Thursday / 7pm / Cooking Stuffed baked Melanzane-Ken Borelli
April 22 / Thursday / 7pm / Richard Di Giacomo / Italian Explorers
Richard Di Giacomo will present his power point presentation on the Italian Renaissance Explorers of the 15th and 16th centuries. These exciting times of new world exploration and the adaptation of new scientific navigational instruments by the Italians that were able to put aside dogma and use empirical evidence are a study in heritage and intellect.
May 15 / Saturday / 11am-12:30 / Buying your "Piede a Terre" in bella Italia / Marie Bertola
June 1 / Tuesday / Festa della Repubblica
the Honorary Chair Zina Russo, Zoom presentation and panel of people who recall the event.
June 13/ Sunday / IAHF BBQ
outdoor/takeout Chicken BBQ, to benefit the IAHF
Other Italian Events
Here is a list of Italian-related events happening outside of our local area
Join Gruppo di Conversazione in Italiano / Panera Bread, 501 E. Hamilton Ave., Campbell / Thursdays @ 7:00 PM / For information please tap here
Would you like to volunteer?
Please contact Ken Borelli at email@example.com if you would like to volunteer to work on any of these events. We want to extend a special welcome and invite our many new members to join us as we work on these and several more exciting events celebrating our to Italian American Heritage.