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Enjoy illustrated talks about Italian life and culture and after meetings socialise with fellow members. No need to speak Italian.


Meetings are held (in English) on the second Friday of the month from 12.15-2.00pm. Membership of the Italian Club this year costs £10 and 3Ls (£15) membership is necessary.


Contact: Elaine Paterson, Secretary


Piazza San Marco Venice

Meetings 2023-24

Friday 13 October

Professor Derek Duncan

Black Italians


Friday 10 November

Professor Joe Farrell

By-Ways in relations between Scotland and Italy                 


Friday 8 December



Friday 12 January

Elaine Hansen

Caravaggio - bad boy of Italian Art          


Friday 9 February

Rebecca Tavener

17th Century Italian women composers (nuns and courtesans)


Friday 8 March

RCS Concert


Friday 12 April


Italian Club members enjoying a memorable visit to Turin,  5th to 12th June this year!

Turin was voted a very elegant city. Meals and aperitivi were enjoyed by all as was the programme of outings organised in advance by members.

Who knows, our visits to Italy could become annual events?

Elaine Hansen President Italian Club

Fresh Pizzas
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