Tuesday, August 30, 2022

2022-2023 Official CCR Season Opening Reception - September 29, 2022

We all love going back to the gorgeous gardens of  the Official Residence of Canada's Ambassador to Italy for our traditional season opening party. Many thanks to H.E. Elissa Golberg for opening the doors of Villa Grandi to the Canadian community and guests once again.

Our Canadian-Italian caterer's wait staff will provide tray service with a delicious array of finger food and drinks.

Mini bufala mozzarellas stuffed with salmon
Shrimp and guacamole cups
Gorgonzola and radicchio bundles
Mini savoury pastry pies
Mini hamburgers
Bacon-wrapped California prunes
Chicken and pineapple brochettes

Fruit skewers
Assorted sweets

Soft drinks
Seasonal infused water
Still and sparkling mineral water
“Cantina San Marco” DOC red and white wines

Special thanks to our Silver Maple Leaf sponsor, Air Canada Italy, for their contribution to this event.

When: Thursday, September 29, 2022
Time: 7 to 9 p.m.
Where: The gardens of Villa Grandi, the Official Residence of the Ambassador of Canada to the Italian Republic, Via di Porta Latina (exact address will be sent to confirmed participants only). Street parking only.
Cost: CCR members €40 each, guests €45 each, including all food and drinks. The cost of participation for members has been kept low thanks to our sponsor, Air Canada Italy! Advance payment required.
N.B. This event is open to guests only if accompanied by fully paid and registered CCR members.
Security: Please note that due to embassy security requirements we will need the full name of each person attending at the time of booking. Also, you are required to have photo ID on the evening of the event. Anyone not on the list will be denied admission.
COVID-19 Preventive Measures: Please do not attend if you have symptoms of any kind. Maintain a safe distance from others (unless they are members of the same household) when in attendance.
RSVP and payment to canadarome@gmail.com ATTN Anna by Sept. 24th (attach proof of payment). You are financially responsible for your reservation.