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    Oshawa Italian Recreation Club: Learn all about Italian cuisine

    Italian cuisine is known for its interesting line of dishes that were made from scratch. One of their most popular foods is pasta that has noodles of various sizes and shapes. Apart from that, they are also called the home of the famous gelatos which are frozen desserts made from healthy ingredients. Discover more about the fun facts about Italian cuisine by browsing through here at Oshawa Italian Recreation Club: Pizza was first invented in the 18th century As pizza is known to be one of the most popular dishes all around the world, not many people are aware of its origin. Although it is widely consumed in Egypt and…

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    Oshawa Italian Recreation Club: Try these easy Italian recipes at home

    Who could ever say no to easy-to-make recipes, especially when you need to cook for a group dinner? If you have no idea what to make tonight, look no further because here are the easiest Italian recipes you can cook at home! Pesto pasta For a healthy and green option, here is a pesto pasta recipe for you: Ingredients you need: Pasta of your choice Pesto sauce Parmesan cheese Garlic Onion Tuna Olives Olive oil Salt and pepper to taste Step-by-step instructions: Boil water in a hollow pot. Add the pasta, then some salt, pepper and olive oil. Keep stirring to avoid pasta strips sticking together. Turn off the stove…

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    Oshawa Italian Recreation Club: Learn all about Italian cuisine

    Italian cuisine is known for its interesting line of dishes that were made from scratch. One of their most popular foods is pasta that has noodles of various sizes and shapes. Apart from that, they are also called the home of the famous gelatos which are frozen desserts made from healthy ingredients. Discover more about the fun facts about Italian cuisine by browsing through here at Oshawa Italian Recreation Club: Pizza was first invented in the 18th century As pizza is known to be one of the most popular dishes all around the world, not many people are aware of its origin. Although it is widely consumed in Egypt and…

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    Oshawa Italian Recreation Club: Reviews about our club

    Oshawa Italian Recreation Club is one of the most renowned clubs in Canada for Canadian-Italian citizens. With our dedication to providing a home to our community, we continuously improve and ensure that we create events and activities that can boost the morale and relationship of our organization members.  Over the years, we’ve been trying to improve our service and we’re proud to say that most of our members are happy and satisfied with outstanding service. If you’re curious to know more, here are some of the member reviews on Oshawa Italian Recreation Club:  I’ve been living in Canada for 5 years now as an expat and I have to admit,…

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    Oshawa Italian Recreation Club: Attractions to visit in Italy

    Often called the ‘beautiful country’ or Bel Paese, Italy boasts stunning mountains, alpine lakes and many other historical architectures. It is also the home of a colourful culture as well as a world-renowned cuisine, making it a perfect destination getaway.  Are you planning to visit this one of a kind country soon? Feel free to browse through our list of places you can visit to fully enjoy your stay! Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore Cattedrale or Duomo Santa Maria del Fiore, also known as the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore is a famous Italian cathedral built in 1296 but was completed in 1436. It is a cathedral complex…

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    Oshawa Italian Recreation Club: Leisure activities you can try

    To reduce the feelings of exhaustion and burnout from your routines, look for activities that will help you relax and lift your spirit. Here at Oshawa Italian Recreation Club, we invite you to join us in the following activities: Dancing Dancing helps reduce stress and divert your attention away from the things that bother you. Instead, you can focus on the music and the movement of your body. You don’t necessarily have to dance well to get the benefits of this activity. As long as you’re having fun, then it’s a great way to spend your time. Reading Reading is an excellent way to relax and let your mind wander.…

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    Oshawa Italian Recreation Club: Misconceptions on Italians

    Oshawa Italian Recreation Club is offering activities, programs and charitable donations. We are composed of Italian-Canadian individuals who like to sing, dance and dine. Our club enjoys the most of our dual heritage. Oftentimes, when tourists travel to Italy, they carry misconceptions and assumptions about the country. We would like to take it out of your heads and clear some misconceptions so that you can further enjoy your stay here in Italy. Misconceptions about Italians Italians are short and they have dark hair People must know that Italy has 20 regions and 2 large islands. Each region of course has different cultures. Some tourists notice that Italians are short because…

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    Want to watch the best Italian Movies?

    Osahawai Italian Recreation Club has been operating for over 40 years. At Oshawa we value the hard work of the volunteer-based membership nature of our organization. Growing from a social group that met for recreational purposes, the club aims to preserve, enhance and propagate the Italian heritage.  Italy is not only known for its outstanding culture, but also for its movies that hit internationally. With this, the Oshawa Italian Recreation Club is proud to show you the top movies the country has produced. The Godfather Starring Marlon Brando, Al Pacino and James Caan, the Godfather is one of the most famous mafia movies of all time. Not only that, the…

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    Oshawa Italian Recreation Club: Best Italian cultural movies

    Artistic expressions like music, poetry and drama are often the best way to learn and appreciate the culture and traditional practices of a country. They serve as a way for people to get acquainted with different countries from all over the world without travelling.  Here are some Italian movies you should watch to learn about the Italian people and their culture. Cinema Paradiso This movie from the ‘80s revolves around a Sicilian boy named Salvatore Di Vita who resorts to the cinema to escape the reality of his post-war life. Upon growing up, his love for film deepened which allowed him to land the job of a projectionist at the…

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    Oshawa Italian Recreation Club history and roots

    As the premier organization that helps the culture of the Italian-Canadian community in this city, Oshawa Italian Recreation Club is responsible for giving life to the Italian heritage in different ways. Part of this initiative is establishing a page dedicated to Italian history and culture.  This page was created in cooperation with the Italian Cultural Centre of Durham to help educate the Oshawa citizens about the heritage of the Italian-Canadian community. We hope that you gain a new perspective on the lives of the Oshawa Italian Recreation Club members through this article and be more aware of the diversity of their culture.  Italian Diaspora You might be wondering why so…