In celebration of Italy’s National Memorial Day of the Exile and Foibe

Posted on January 20, 2012


 

In celebration of Italy’s National Memorial Day of the Exile and Foibe,

the Consulate of Italy in Detroit

is pleased to present the following special event

“Istria, Fiume, Dalmazia e gli Italiani di là dal mare”

“Istria, Fiume and Dalmazia and the Italians across the Adriatic”

Saturday, February 11, 2012 – 3:00PM

Alta House in Little Italy

12510 Mayfield Road, Cleveland, OH 44106

is photographic exhibition explores the reasons for the Italian, Istrian – Dalmatian exodus

aer World War II. Panels are accompanied by text in both Italian and English

Exhibit on view through February 29th, 2012

Opening reception to follow

A special introduction by Marco Nobili, Consul of Italy in Detroit will complement

oral testimonies and personal accounts offered by witnesses of the exodus

Holy Mass – 5:00PM

Holy Rosary Church

12021 Mayfield Road, Cleveland, OH 44106

Father Joe Previte will celebrate a special Mass honoring the victims of the Foibe and exodus from Istria

For information, please contact Serena Scaiola, Hon. Vice Consul of Italy

(216) 861.1585 – serena.scaiola@att.ne