We Are Sentieri: Conversations with One of Our Own

Route 66: The Road That Runs Through Everyone’s Life Sunday, October 25 • 3:00–4:00 p.m. With Susan Croce Kelly, Historian   Susan Croce Kelly’s first book, Route 66, The Highway and Its People (with photographer Quinta Scott), describes the life of the old road from its birth in the Roaring… Continue reading

Early Registration Available for Winter 2021 Zoom Classes

Start the NEW YEAR by beginning or continuing your study of the Italian language! Space is limited and classes will fill up soon, so hurry and register today to secure your spot for your preferred class and time! For absolute beginners, there’s Basic 1. For returning students or new students with… Continue reading

Corsi d’inglese per italiani

Inglese per Italiani in USA Sei italiano/a e vivi permanentemente o temporaneamente negli USA? Vuoi migliorare il TUO inglese per …. • Sentirti a tuo agio in conversazioni con madre-lingua inglesi • Accrescere e migliorare il tuo vocabolario • Migliorare la tua pronuncia di termini ed espressioni inglesi • Discutere… Continue reading

Sentieri Scholarships | 2021

Sentieri Italiani currently has four scholarships that are available annually. To apply for any one of them, you must submit a short essay of 100 words or less on the subjects indicated below. All applications must be received for review by December 31, 2020. All scholarships must be used towards… Continue reading

Destinazione ITALIA!

Are you hoping to visit Italy sometime soon? Want to know a bit more about the language and culture than most visitors? Destinazione ITALIA offered by Sentieri Italiani might be just the ticket! Next Five-Week Course Starts Friday, January 15, 2021! We look forward to welcoming you to our Italian… Continue reading

Cross Cultural training is available for your business needs

Become aware of the “cultural baggage” we bring to our business interactions. Develop an awareness of the differences and similarities, in life and work, between Italy and your own culture. Deepen your knowledge of Italy, its history and people, increase your knowledge of important “dos and don’ts” when you’re working… Continue reading

Prepare for the B1 CILS Exam at Sentieri Italiani!

New Government Regulations Require Language Proficiencyto Apply for Italian Citizenship Offered by the Università per Stranieri, the CILS exam officially certifies individuals’ Italian language skills. Students that successfully pass all sections of the exam will receive a certificate issued from the Università per Stranieri di Siena, which is recognized by… Continue reading

La Cena Piemontese – A culinary visit to the Langhe

La Cena Piemontese • September 24th   On Sunday, September 24th, Sentieri Italiani and friends met at Osteria Langhe in Chicago’s Logan Square for an evening of slow food and fine wine. Grazie to co-owners Aldo Zaninotte and Chef Cameron Grant and the staff for giving us this opportunity to experience… Continue reading

Regional Dining — CAMPANIA!

La Cena Napoletana • November 12th “Vedi Napoli e poi muori.”   You’ll experience a taste of Naples when dining at Due Lire Vino & Cucina, located in vibrant Lincoln Square. Their dynamic menu highlights authentic recipes from the region of Campania that are prepared with seasonal and local ingredients with… Continue reading

February 19, 2017: A good time was had by all at Sentieri’s Briscola Tournament at Bella ‘Mbriana!

Sentieri and friends had a fun evening of competitive card playing, drinks and antipasti on February 19th. After four rounds of intense play the new champions were declared — Sharon and Debora each won Sentieri memberships as a result of their formidable Briscola skills.  Watch this website for more enjoyable evenings with… Continue reading