Aux President’s Message: May 2020

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My mother always told me that we (Italians) are a strong, resilient people.  She then would go into details of how my grandparents persevered through the long arduous journey from Italy to Illinois where my Nonno found work.  For several years he would travel back and forth from Illinois to Italy.  When they saved enough […]

Board Chair Message: May 2020

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When I moved to Pleasanton some 40 years ago I was approached by four men who asked me to join the Club. They became my lifelong friends. Three of them are now gone. Art Monaco, Bob Molinaro and Tony and Angelo Cavestri and I would go down to the Club on the first Birthday Dinner […]

Club News and Notes: May 2020

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SAVE THE DATE! Italian Heritage Night at the A’s Saturday, August 1, 2020. Oakland A’s v. the Texas Rangers 1:07 pm. $30/ticket. Please call (510) 653-9716 ext. 353 to reserve tickets.  Coronavirus and Prepaid Events The Club will remain closed in June due to the coronaviris situation. We hope to reopen as soon as we […]

Club President’s Message: May 2020

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Ciao, Ciao One hundred years and I can only imagine that our founding fathers would never have believed the times we are going through today. In some ways it pales in comparison to the wars that our Colombo Club members had to fight for our freedom – leaving their families who did not know if […]