There are number of Italian American Organizations in St. Louis
We have listed the most active and those who share our mission to serve as a resource for the Italian American Community; to preserve the Italian American heritage and culture; to promote and inspire a positive image and legacy of Italian Americans; and to strengthen and empower ties between the Italian American Community in St. Louis.
List of Organizations and Links:
Federation Of Italian American Organizations (FIAO)
Italia America Bocce Club
Italian Club of St. Louis
St. Louis Italian Open
Sicilian Cultural Association of St. Louis
Italian Culture Meetup Group
This group is for anyone interested in Italian culture to make new friends, learn various aspects of Italian culture, and to socialize in general. We will be having meetups that cover a broad range of activities, ranging from dining, wine tasting, happy hours, parties, festivals, music/dance performances (preferably Italian themed), playing bocce, language practice, tours of the Hill, etc. So, whether you are Italian, have an Italian background, or just have an interest in Italian culture, all are welcome to join!
Italian Language Meetup Group
Here’s a chance to practice your Italian with other speakers in a highly informal and comfortable setting. Our group is at all levels of Italian proficiency from beginning to advanced and we all help each other. Bring your dictionary and join us “per fare quattro chiacchiere in italiano” (to informally chat with each other in Italian) Arrivederci a presto e cordiali saluti a tutti! Recommendation for beginers: it is helpful to also be taking a class or doing independent on line study.