Vittoria Lodge February 2018 Newsletter

Next Men’s Meeting February 18th, 2PM 

CAVATELLI DINNER:  Don’t forget to mark on your calendar the Lodge’s Annual Cavatelli Dinner held at the Lodge Hall on March 11th from 11AM until 4PM.  Tickets were mailed to the membership in January.  Contact AJ Forneris at 515-971-6711 to volunteer in the kitchen or help with serving the dinner.   Also, the Auxiliary will hold their annual bake sale during the dinner serving up some yummy treats!   All the proceeds earned will go towards the Lodge’s Scholarship Fund.  So come out that day and support a great cause!


Dues notices were mailed out in December and are now due.  You can mail your check to Squire Hutcheson at 109 NE Ewing Street, Grimes, Iowa 50111.  Squire can be reached at 515-577-4283 if you have any questions.  Dues not paid by April 1 will be considered past due and suspended from benefits until dues are current.

FESTIVAL:  Anyone interested in volunteering for the festival this year, please contact Jim Blasco, 515-252-8705.  Your help is greatly appreciated.

SHELTER:  The shelter area is available to Lodge & Auxiliary Members and their families for picnics and other social gatherings.   Remember to contact AJ Forneris at 515-971-6711 to reserve the shelter area.  Also, the bocce ball court is available for play and there is a fire pit for your enjoyment.  

ORDERING LODGE APPAREL:  Squire Hutcheson has made arrangements with Adventure in Advertising offering Lodge & Auxiliary Members through a secure website to purchase apparel (polo, T-shirts) with the Lodge logo on it.  To obtain a user ID or for more information please contact Squire at 515-577-4283 or email him at

HAPPY FEBRUARY BIRTHDAY WISHES TO OUR MEMBERS: Matthew Stefani, Randy Prati, Richard Giofreddi, Val Ladurini, Angelo Stefani, Biagio Sicilia, Joe Tumea Jr., Victor Zanona, Frank Morano Jr., Rick Gentosi, Roger Sledge, Timothy Savona Jr. and Louis Foggia.  Buon Compleanno! 


February 18h – February Meeting
March 11th – Cavatelli Dinner starting at 11AM
March 18th – March Meeting