About Us

We are a lively society with many links to Ravenna and an interest in Italy  generally. You should consider joining us if you would like to:

  • Meet others who have an interest in Italy and things Italian
  • Learn and practise the Italian language
  • Find out more about the customs, history, art and culture of Italy
  • Contribute to our twinning association through your membership and support
  • Simply enjoy stimulating talks and presentations given by a variety of great speakers in an informal atmosphere, followed by a glass of wine and bruschette (Italian snacks)

Members receive:

  •  An annual programme booklet
  • “Flyers” to provide details of the upcoming events
  • A Quarterly magazine of news relating to the society, entitled “Gemelli”, meaning “Twins” in Italian
  • A reduced admission rate to the monthly meetings compared to non-members or guest visitors

Other  activities include the opportunity to:

  • The opportunity to take part in biennial exchange visits with our Italian friends from Ravenna
  • Take part in the social events both during the Ravenna exchange and at other times during the year
  • The option to join a small Italian conversation group
  • Attend the annual dinner
  • Take part in the AGM.