Start: 9:30 am
End: 2:30 pm
Please note that this class has been cancelled. Feel free to contact the Classes Dept with any questions at 415-927-0960. Aug. 22 • 9:30-2:30 pm • $160 This one day Italian immersion class is truly a wonderful opportunity for both Beginning and Intermediate level students. Subjects that will be covered include:VERBO PIACERE (and other verbs with a smiliar construction)VERBI COMUNI CON PREPOSIZIONILA FORMA IMPERSONALEPRONOMI INTERROGATIVI E RELATIVICONVERSATIONAL ITALIANPRONOMI DOPPISilvia Iannelli is a private Italian tutor who was born and raised in Rome. She creates a fun and welcoming environment for her students, motivating them through activities and exercises. Her personal quote is: “La traduzione della parola e’ nel cuore ~ The translation of a word is in the heart.”
Start: 6:00 pm
Fri., Aug. 22 • 6:00 pm • Book Passage CaféJoin Book Passage as we toast the newest line of wines carried by our café! Tuscan Sun Wines cast their signature warmth and vivacity across any table. Through this line of hand-selected Italian wines, writer, cook, and designer Frances Mayes draws on her long connection to Cortona and her friendships with noted winemakers throughout Italy. Frances brings the casual, beautiful, everyday expression of Tuscan wine to her fans and beyond; a ray of Tuscan Sun shines in each bottle!
Start: 6:00 pm
3 Minute Reads from San Francisco Grotto Writers • 50+ Writers, 3 Minutes Each!Join us for a fast-paced and irreverent evening, showcasing new work from the students of the San Francisco Writer's Grotto writing classes. On this Friday evening, both fiction and nonfiction writers will read their work — but only for 3 minutes each! Their instructors (Grotto authors) will enforce the time limit. Join us for wine, fun, and fresh new writing.