Rent a Unique Historical FacilityRent one of the rooms in the hall. Located downtown, the building was built in 1927 and is one of San Antonio's unique historical facilities. Call to rent either the Regina Ballroom or the Venice Room for your next event. Call 210 223 8284.
Our HeritageWe strive to maintain our heritage, culture and traditions established by our Society's founders and challenge our Society's younger generation to assure our good image as a Society and Italian-Americans continues for many years to come.
Viva Italia Picnic @ Piazza Colombo- Friday, September 9, 2016;
4 p.m. till dusk
- All Italians and friends invited;
- $1 beer in the hall; if desired, bring a steak to grill
- Coin toss to line - winner takes all;
- Dominoes, checkers, and darts in the hall
Horseshoes and Bean Bag Toss in the park
Christopher Columbus, the Navigator, will be present
Sponsored and paid by CCIS and CCLA
Keeping the Italian Community Spirit Alive
What it Means to be ItalianBeing Italian is love,Being Italian is great,
Being Italian makes you honor your elders,
Being Italian is love for mankind,
Being Italian is to honor every ethnic group.
Spaghetti DinnersCome enjoy Meatballs and Spaghetti dinners at one of our many Spaghetti Dinners. Our next is scheduled for October 9, 2016 /li>
Archaeological InvestigationsArchaeological Investigations at the Christopher Columbus Italian Society Property and Columbus Park: The Possible First Site of Mission San Antonio de Valero.
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Officers of the SocietyPresident: Richard A. Granato, M.D.
1st VP: Paolo Christodoro
2nd VP: Dr. Denis Delaney
Secretary: Richard Johnsen
Sergeant-At-Arms: Michael Idrogo
Board of Trustees:
Chairman of the Board: Frank Monaco, Nunzio Previtera, Sam Guido, Joe Monaco, Fred Starke & Bill Kelly
Rent a Unique Historical FacilityThe Society offers two rooms to rent for your next affair or party. Accommodates up to 250 guests, depending on the seating arrangement.
The Regina Ballroom seats up to 250 guests and is beautifully decorated for any event. -
The Venice Room seats up to 150 guests and is a multipurpose space designed for informal events or those on a budget.
Preserving Our CultureOne of the ways we preserve our culture is by teaching our children traditional dances. The Tiny Italian Dancers perform during the Columbus Celebrations in October and other Festivals.
PaversHonor your family, friends and colleagues with a commemorative paver placed in our memorial garden to be for generations. Please print out and mail in the form Memorial Garden Pavers
CCIS201 Piazza Italia
San Antonio, Texas 78207
Phone (210) 223 8284