October 8 - 11, 2015. Grounds of the University of St. Thomas. The 37th Houston Italian Festival Raffle will consist of the following prizes: GRAND PRIZE: Travel certificate for a trip to Italy (Value: $6,000); SECOND PRIZE: Tour of Houston's Finest Restaurants (Value: $1,500); THIRD PRIZE: Furniture Gift Certificate (Value...

Professors and Poets Luigi Fontanella (SUNY Stony Brook) and Alessandro Carrera (Univ. of Houston) will be teaming up at the Italian Cultural and Community Center (ICCC) to share some of their published poetry with the Houston community. The readings will be in both Italian and English followed by a Question and Answer Session. Prof. Luigi Fontanel...

The Italian Cultural & Community Center (ICCC) seeks qualified candidates for the Program & Event Coordinator position. We are looking for candidates who are personable, cheerful and comfortable wearing many hats. The ability to work independently is crucial, as is the willingness to be a team player. The best candidates are detail-oriented...

Join us for the premiere of "Texan Italian Innovation" on Sunday, May 25, 20145:00 pm - ICCC Houston. This video is part of the documentary series "Texan Italian Stories"   Panel discussion with Texan Italian Innovators, moderated by Sergio Codognotto, discussing the future of Research of Innovation in Italy and in the Te...

June 15, 2015; Monday 8:30 AM (daily until 19 Jun 2015)University of St Thomas - 3800 Montrose Blvd - Houston, Texas 77006 Fun, Happiness and Learning, but also Teamwork, Respect and Ownership. These are just few of the many values of Soccer, the favorite sport of Italians! If your child is a Soccer lover, don't miss this great oppo...

A Lecture by Ryan Calabretta-Sajder followed by a film.   Brief Introduction: Sandra Celli Harris   The lecture will briefly introduce the life and works of Pier Paolo Pasolini, paying particular attention to the themes of 'death, eros, and literary enterprise.' Attention will be paid to Pasolini's untimely and horrific assassination....

La Piccola Cucina is a program dedicated to children aged 5 to12 years old, aimed at teaching the Italian language, the metric system, and the basics of nutrition, as well as promoting the many Italian regional culinary traditions. The program is designed and directed by Tiziana Triolo, Director of Programs and Marketing of the Italian Cultura...

The ICCC is proud to announce the ‪#‎2015ReachingOurVisionAnnualGala‬. So, mark your Calendar June 13th at Westin Houston Memorial City we will spotlight the Italian Influence on Law by recognizing members of the legal community who are of Italian descent and whose personal and professional achievements exemplify character, leadership, community se...

By Melania Spagnoli The ICCC is seeking candidates to fill five upcoming vacancies on the Board of Directors for 2016! Each term lasts three years. The Election will be held at the annual meeting of members on December 2015.   If you want to apply, you can download and fill this form and send it to Nominating Committee, ICCC 1101 Milfo...

When: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 | Tuesday, July 19, 2016 and Tuesday, July 26, 2016 | Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - Doors open at 6:30pm and film begins at 7:15pm Where: Italian Cultural & Community Center, 1101 Milford, Houston, Texas 77006 The Contemporary Italian Film Series is a monthly series of Italian movies, projected in Itali...