Auxiliary President’s Message: May 2020

Auxiliary President’s Message: January 2020

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 […]

Auxiliary President’s Message: April 2020

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The beautiful signs of Spring are here, and it appears that April showers will be with us also. Our St. Patrick’s dinner had to be postponed due to current community health concerns, but we are hopeful we can enjoy St. Pat’s feast at a future date. What we will be missing most of all is […]

Auxiliary President’s Message: March 2020

Auxiliary President’s Message: January 2020

Our Valentine’s Dinner on February 20th was full of hearts and love and of course, great Italian food.  We certainly appreciate everyone for supporting our events. The year is moving along so quickly, and beautiful Spring is just around the corner. This will bring us our celebration of St. Patrick’s Day dinner that features the […]

Auxiliary President’s Message: February 2020

Auxiliary President’s Message: January 2020

Happy New Year to everyone. My name is Sylvia Jesuit and I am the new Auxiliary President, of which I am honored. January is well on its way with the joint C.C. Men and the C.C. Auxiliary Scholarship Crab Feeds, on January 11, 2020 and January 18, 2020.  Both events were very successful and helped […]

Auxiliary President’s Message: January 2020

Auxiliary President’s Message: January 2020

The Auxiliary Anniversary Dinner on December 7, 2019, was a beautiful event. It started the Christmas season in full glamour. I want to thank Diane Proto, who worked with me, to make this dinner a successful event, plus many thanks to all the ladies who helped set everything up. I would like to extend my […]

Auxiliary President’s Message: December 2019

Auxiliary President’s Message: December 2019

The Auxiliary is getting ready for the end-of-the-year festivities! Our Vice-President Chris Androtti is chairing our Annual Members’ Christmas Party on December 5, 2019. Join us in the Isabella Room for this fun event at 6 pm. Bring an unwrapped gift for a boy or girl (infant to 12 years old). We donate these to […]

Auxiliary President’s Message: November 2019

Auxiliary President’s Message: November 2019

The Italian American Federation welcomed our new Queen Erica DelVigna and her Princesses Riley Accurso, Taylor Hutenburg, Hannah Matttioda and Mary Elizsabeth Miitone. Erica is sponsored by the Colombo Club Auxiliary and the Colombo Club men. A beautiful coronation ceremony took place on September 29, 2019. Toni Alstad and her committee did a beautiful job […]

Auxiliary President’s Message: October 2019

Auxiliary President's Message: October 2019

The Auxiliary’s Back to School Dinner was a great success. Our chairs Jean Inferrera and Lucille Barengo did an outstanding job. Everyone enjoyed the delicious dinner. Thank you ladies, for a job well done. The All Club Picnic on August 31 at the Martinez Marina was well attended. It took many people to help put […]

Auxiliary President’s Message: Sept 2019

Auxiliary President's Message: Sept 2019

The Auxiliary congratulates the Colombo Club men on their recent 99th Anniversary on August 17, 2019. The dinner celebration was a lovely event. On July 27, the Italian American Federation selected their Queen for the year 2020. Erica Del Vigna, who was sponsored by the Colombo Club and CC Auxiliary, was chosen by three judges, […]

Auxiliary President’s Message: August 2019

Auxiliary President’s Message: August 2019

The Auxiliary congratulates the Colombo Club men on their recent 99th Anniversary on August 17, 2019. The dinner celebration was a lovely event. On July 27, the Italian American Federation selected their Queen for the year 2020. Erica Del Vigna, who was sponsored by the Colombo Club and CC Auxiliary, was chosen by three judges, […]