Novice Italian Language Class (Tuesdays, Winter 2019, Metairie), Italian American Bocce Club of Greater New Orleans, Tuesday, 08. January 2019

Did you Gras has its roots in Italy’s Carnevale? The celebration was first celebrated in Venice in 1094. Carnevale then spread from medieval Italy to the French Bourbon kings and eventually to France’s colonies, including Louisiana. In 1718, Governor Bienville established Mardi Gras in New Orleans!
Learn more about Italian culture and Italy’s connection to New Orleans through the American Italian Cultural Center’s winter 2019 Italian language classes. All classes are taught by Alessandro, a native Italian teacher, and have a friendly, motivating atmosphere. Our small class sizes allow personalized instruction and foster friendships amongst students and the teacher.
About Italian Language Lessons at the American Italian Cultural Center
The American Italian Cultural Center (AICC) Italian Language Lessons are offered in four different levels carefully designed on the basis of the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Language (ACTFL) national proficiency scale. If you are unsure of your course level, please call the AICC at 504-522-7294
Novice Italian Classes
Students will develop basic language skills and a general understanding of how to communicate in Italian. Upon course completion, students will be able to speak in present tense and be able to read and write basic sentences. Proficiency goal on the ACTFL scale: Novice High. No prerequisite.
Course Information
This course is held at the Italian American Bocce Club of Greater New Orleans located at 2340 Severn Avenue in Metairie. There will be a total of eight, 1.5 hour classes from 7:30-9:00 pm on Tuesdays. The winter session runs January 8 - February 26.
Early Bird Rate: $175-225* (Until November 30, 2018)
Holiday Special: $195-245* (December 1 - 24, 2018)
General Registration: $225-$275* (After December 24)
*Non-member registrations include an annual membership to the American Italian Cultural Center (valid date of purchase - December 31, 2019). Members receive discounts on language classes, AICC events, a subscription to the Italian American Digest, perks at local Italian businesses, and much more. 
Refund Policy
Students who cancel their registration up to three days before the first class will receive a 75% refund. There will be a 50% refund if student cancels after the first class and before the second class. No refunds will be given after the second class. There will be a full refund if the AICC cancels the entire class schedule. Requests must be submitted by email to

Novice Italian Language Class (Tuesdays, Winter 2019, Metairie)

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