The 8th of March is International Women’s Day or, as it’s more commonly called in Italy, la Festa della Donna, where the importance of women is celebrated by the giving and receiving of mimosa blossom.
Friday, 19 March
Annual General Meeting
AGM and Welcome party, 6:30pm at the Dante Alighieri Cultural Centre. See the March edition of the Dante News for details.
Sunday, 21 March
World Poetry Day
Held every year on 21 March, World Poetry Day celebrates one of humanity’s most treasured forms of cultural and linguistic expression and identity.
Thursday, 25 March
National Dante Day
This year we celebrate the life of Dante Alighieri who died 700 years ago in 1321. 25th March has been declared Dantedì and a variety of activities will take place during the following months.
Sunday, 28 March
See the March edition of the Dante News for details.