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History of Taormina, Gem of Eastern Sicily’s Coast

Taormina is well known as a picturesque vacation town on the coast of Sicily that hosts an international film festival each summer. Beyond its wonderful beaches and resorts, though, Taormina has a fascinatingly complex history due to...

Italian American Museum: the Traditions of St. Joseph

IAM PRESENTS THE TRADITIONS OF SAINT JOSEPH The Italian American Museum will present, “The Traditions of St. Joseph” on Thursday, March 13 at 6:30 PM, a talk and pastry-making demonstration that will examine the centuries-old celebrations that...

St. Joseph's Day Celebration March 18, 2013

Please Join us for an evening to explore the history and food of St. Joseph's Day celebration, thought to have originated in the 11th Century in Sicily. We will learn more about the tradition with a...