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Italian Summer Camp 2018

Make Friends! Have Fun! All in Italian! All Levels Welcome! Our campers enjoy language arts, singing, music, outdoor fun, interactive games, arts & crafts and dance-all in Italian!


Fondazione Italia’s Italian Immersion Summer Camp is a great way for kids ages 4-10 to learn Italian while enjoying summertime fun. Our passionate and experienced native speaking teachers serve as counselors as they lead campers from one great activity to the next – all in Italian! A week or more of our camp will definitely increase your child’s language ability

Los Angeles Location:
Dunsmore Park in Glendale

Week 1: July 16 – July 20, 2018
Week 2: July 23 – July 27, 2018

Orange County Location:
Anneliese School in Laguna Beach

Week 1: July 30 – August 3, 2018

$295 for full five-day week
$60 a day for two or three-day option

$50 off if enrolling in both five-day weeks
$25 off if enrolling by June 1, 2018 (full week only)
$15 sibling discount with discount code SUMSIBL15

Enroll in Glendale Summer Camp

Enroll in Laguna Beach Summer Camp

Consigli utili per chi si é appena trasferito

Il COM.IT.ES. Comitato degli Italiani all Estero
in collaborazione con l’Istituto Italiano di Cultura
é lieto di presentare:

“Trasferirsi in California”

Discussione e consigli utili per stabilirsi a Los Angeles e dintorni
Please note that presentation and discussion will be held in Italian

Mercoledì 20 dicembre, 2017
Ore 18:00 – Seguirà cocktail

Istituto Italiano di Cultura
1023 Hilgard Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90024


  • 18:00 pm Registrazione dei partecipanti
    La conferenza inizierà prontamente alle 18:15
  • Saluti di Benvenuto
    A cura del Consolato Generale d’Italia
  • Apertura dei Lavori
    Introduce Dr.ssa Eleonora Granata, Presidente del Comites di Los Angeles
  • Iscrizione AIRE (Anagrafe degli Italiani Residenti all’Estero)
    Luisa Lualdi, Consolato Generale d’Italia
  • Visti Non-Immigrants
    Avv. Raffaele Di Martino, Di Martino Law Group
  • Avvio di un’attivita’ commerciale in California
    Avv. Raffaele Di Martino, Di Martino Law Group
  • Ottenere credenziali finanziarie
    Gianluca Paci, International Banking Group
  • Il mercato immobiliare in California
    Sanda Alcalay, Sotheby’s International Realty
  • Doppia tassazione:Convenzione bilaterale Italia-Stati Uniti contro la doppia imposizione
    Avv. Thomas Giordano-Lascari, Karlin & Peebles, LLP
  • Q&A
  • Chiusura dei Lavori
  • Cocktail Reception

Italian Language Video Contest for Kids (K-12)

Get your camera ready. The Contest has been extended to January 15!

In honor of Italian Language Day, Fondazione Italia, in collaboration with the Consulate General of Italy in Los Angeles,  would like to propose a fun contest that will showcase kids creativity and Italian language ability, while pushing them to tap into Italian culture.

Contest Overview

Students in grades K-12 are asked to create a “commercial” or promotional spot to talk about or “sell” their favorite Italian product, Italian travel destination, book, music, Italian fashion item, Italian food, museum, artist, artwork etc. The possibilities for kids to talk about what they love about Italy are limitless!

Contest Requirements

  • Kids must be enrolled in K-12
  • Their commercial/promotional spot must be in Italian
  • Their commercial/promotional spot cannot exceed three minutes
  • Video submitted should be in MP4 or QuickTime format


Three winners will be chosen from three separate age groups.

  • One first place winner for K-4
  • One first place winner for 5-8
  • One first place winner for 9-12

The winning videos across all three age groups will be showcased on June 2nd, 2018 during the celebration of Italy’s National Day and the students will receive recognition from the Consul General.

Information and Application