A first-generation Italian American, Pat Tinto founded Vini, Vitti, Dici (VVD) as a cultural salon for Italophiles, oenophiles and foodies alike.
Under Pat's leadership, VVD helps its members find the "Vera Italia" or authentic Italy through cultural excursions, themed dinners, weekly conversation groups in Italian and a book club -- Libro e Aperitivo.
Want to hone your Italian conversation skills? Come to this lively engaged group of intermediate to advanced speakers.
Current topics in the news and Italian affairs are explored as well as readings from contemporary Italian authors or the classics like Collodi's Pinocchio!
Speaker beware! Italian is the lingua franca!
Community Leader Dedicated to Promoting Italian American Culture is Named National Organization of Italian American Women’s CT Region President
Maria Tamburri, National Organization of Italian American Women (NOIAW) Chair announced that Patricia “Pat” Tinto, a long-term Connecticut Region member, has been named President of the Connecticut Region