December Newsletter

Next Men’s Meeting December 15th @ 2:00 pm

MONTHLY MEETING: We would love to see your faces! Haven’t been to monthly lodge meeting in a while? Please mark your calendars and join us! We invite fresh ideas and involvement.

LODGE WEBSITE: We have been upgrading our lodge website. Check us out at http://vittorialodge.com

MEMBERSHIP DUES: Membership dues will be mailed out soon along with the Cavatelli Dinner tickets and other important information.

NEED HELP: We are looking to update our Veteran’s Honor board. If you served or know another member who served and has passed, please get a hold of us so we can add names and honor those veterans. You can send to Rob Fiori at Vittoria Lodge 7200 NW 2nd Ave Ankeny, IA 50023 or carltree@msn.com

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 squire@squireweb.net.

HAPPY OCTOBER, NOVEMBER AND DECEMBER BIRTHDAY WISHES TO OUR MEMBERS: Joseph Rocky Ballantini, Michael Ugolini, Roger Stefani, Antonio Cosenza, Bill Seamands, Marion Romitti, Richard Fontana, Ronald Fontanini, David Miller, Jeff Magnani, Ned Chiodo jr., Robert Battani Jr., Joseph Ballatini, Randy Palandri, Bob Fontana, Roger Fiori, Joseph Tollari, Michael Marchetti, Brian Patton, Sante Medici, Butch Manning, Chad Johnson, Richard Cervetti, Dominick Forneris, Daniel DeCarlo, Donald Lamberti, John Vacco, Robert Danti, Eric Bryan, Barry Romitti, Michael Ryner Jr., Anthony Natale, Joseph Vignaroli, Mario Tumea, William Magnani, John Cerretti, Rick Isolini and Wayne Yori Buon Compleanno!

MARK YOUR CALENDARS:

December 15th – Men’s Meeting
January 19th – Men’s Meeting
February 16th – Men’s Meeting
March 15th – Cavatelli Dinner
March 22nd – Men’s Meeting
April 19th – Men’s Meeting
May 17th – Men’s Meeting
August 30th – Family Corn Feed

Vittoria Lodge October/November 2019 Newsletter

Next Men’s Meeting October 20th @ 2:00 pm

MONTHLY MEETING: We would love to see your faces! Haven’t been to monthly lodge meeting in a while? Please mark your calendars and join us! We invite fresh ideas and involvement.

LODGE CLEAN-UP: We are looking for help with clearing and cleaning trees and branches on the lodge property. We will be starting at 8:00am. Please come and help and enjoy fellowship and lunch afterwards.

LODGE WEBSITE: We are in the process of upgrading our lodge website. Look for advancement.

MEMORIAL MASS: A memorial mass at the lodge will be November 3rd at 9:00 am. Msgr. Steve Orr will be officiating. Please come and celebrate with us.

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 squire@squireweb.net.

HAPPY MAY, AUGUST & SEPTEMBER BIRTHDAY WISHES TO OUR MEMBERS: Joseph Ballantini, Michael Ugolini, Roger Stefani, Antonino Consenza, Bill Seamands, Marion Romitti, Richard Fontana, Ronald Fontanini, David Miller, Jeff Magnani, Ned Chiodo Jr., Robert Battani Jr., Joseph Ballantini, Randy Palandri, Bob Fontana, Roger Fiori, Joseph Tollari, Michael Marcketti, Brian Patton, Sante Medici, Butch manning, Chad Johnson, Richard Cervetti, Dominick Forneris, Daniel DeCarlo, Donald Lamberti. Buon Compleanno!

MARK YOUR CALENDARS:

October 20th – Men’s Meeting
November 17th – Men’s Meeting
December 15th – Men’s Meeting

VITT April 2019 Newsletter


Next Men’s Meeting April 28th @ 2pm – Joint Trustee @ 1:00pm

Men’s Meeting May 19th @ 2pm

SOCIAL CALENDAR: The lodge has put together a social calendar for the next year.  Please mark your calendars with the dates.  Please note some of the new exciting gatherings planned!

MEMBERSHIP DUES:  Don’t forget your annual membership dues.  Members not staying current with their dues will be dropped from membership and lose their years as a member if they rejoin.

MONTHLY MEETING: We would love to see your faces!  Haven’t been to monthly lodge meeting in a while? Please mark your calendars and join us!  We invite fresh ideas and involvement.

CAVATELLI DINNER:  A big “Thank you” to all that helped with this year’s Cavatelli Dinner.  It was a great success with tons of compliments!  We served over 1200 dinners to raise scholarship money for our lodge members’ families.

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 squire@squireweb.net.

SCHOLARSHIPS: Applications for college scholarships are due by June 1st and will be awarded at the June dinner.  Send to Bill Magnani at the Vittoria Lodge

CLEAN-UP DAY: Mark your calendars for May 19th for lodge clean-up day.  We appreciate all the help we can get to keep our lodge and grounds beautiful!

HAPPY MARCH & APRIL BIRTHDAY WISHES TO OUR MEMBERS: Aldo Forneris, Jim Tazzioli, Alan Magnani, Bruno Lenzini, John Consenza, Rolando Bimbi, Doriano Rossi, James Cerfogli, Larry Biodi, John Bertogli, James Forneris, Edward Green, Daniel Battani, Rod Isolini, Rev Chris Fontanini, Bruno Andreini, Richard Prati, Robert DeCarlo, John Casey, Ted Andrini, Michael Casey, Robert Chiappano Jr., Ray Cervetti, Randy Paul Fontanini, Richard Ballantini, Robert Chesi, Brett Stefani, David Stefani, Dustin Stefani, Rick Hutcheson, Frank Lenzini

Buon Compleanno

MARK YOUR CALENDARS:

April 28, 2019 – Lodge Meeting

May2,2019 – Lodge Social

May 19, 2019 – Lodge Meeting. Clean up Day

May 23, 2019 Lodge Social

Vittoria Lodge November 2018 Newsletter

Next Men’s Meetings November 18th @ 2pm

SOCIAL CALENDAR: The lodge has put together a social calendar for the next year.  Please mark your calendars with the dates.  Please note some of the new exciting gatherings planned! 

THOUGHTS & PRAYERS: Please keep your fellow members and their families in your thoughts and prayers.  Please let us know if there are members or family of members that need our prayers.

MONTHLY MEETING: We would love to see your faces!  Haven’t been to monthly lodge meeting in a while? Please mark your calendars and join us!

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 squire@squireweb.net.

NEWSLETTER:  The lodge would like to hear from you!  We are blessed with a monthly newsletter that keeps us informed with current events as well as recipes, history and other entertaining content.  We want to know if you would like to continue receiving the newsletter(we hope you do!) and if so, would you prefer to have it mailed or emailed to you.  Please contact Rob Fiori, either at carltree@msn.com or mail him at 1717 Falcon Dr. Polk City, IA 50226.  If you email him, use “Newsletter” in the subject line.  We want to have all responses in by November 17th.

HAPPY NOVEMBER BIRTHDAY WISHES TO OUR MEMBERS: Chad Johnson, Robert Battani Jr, Daniel DeCarlo, Michael Marcketti, Brian Patton, Joseph Tollari, Roger Fiori, Randy Palandri, Richard Cervetti, Donald Lamberti, Bob Fontana, Paul Manning, Dominick Forneris, Sante Medici and Joseph Ballantini.

Buon Compleanno!

 

MARK YOUR CALENDARS:

November 18th – Lodge Meeting

November 29th – Lodge Social

December 9th –  Vittoria Lodge Christmas Party.

December 16th – Lodge Meeting

December 20th – Lodge Social

 

Vittoria Lodge Auxiliary November 2018 Newsletter

Next Meeting:  November 18th at 2:00 pm

NOVEMBER MEETING 

Our last meeting for 2018 will be on November 18th at 2:00 pm.  Marie Hutchison and Vicki Hutchison Cook will provide refreshments.

6th ANNUAL CHRISTMAS AT THE LODGE – NOVEMBER 3RD 10:00 am to 3:00 pm 

Plan to join us for our annual Craft, Vendor and Bake Sale.  No charge to attend and all the proceeds from the Cavatelli and Bake Sale go directly to the auxiliary to fund our annual scholarships.  We have some amazing vendors lined up this year so please get out and support them!! “Cavatelli-To-Go” will be served from 11:00 to 1:00 so come hungry.

Auxiliary members are asked to donate items for the Bake Sale – drop off Friday Nov 2nd from 5:00 to 7:00 or the morning of the event.

Any questions please contact Lisa at 515-240-5346 or lisa@paper-systems.com.

MEMORIAL MASS

The Memorial Mass will be held Sunday November 4th at 9:00 am.  Those being honored by the auxiliary include Wanda Turchi and Mary Ladurini.  Donuts and coffee will be served following the mass.

CHRISTMAS PARTY 

This year’s party will be held on December 9th at 1:00pm.  This event is open to lodge and auxiliary members, widows, and their families.  Santa will have gifts for children ages 0 – 10.  Please bring along donations of cookies, cakes, etc.… for the cake walk so we have enough for each child to win at least once.  As always we will be collecting items for the local food pantry so please bring what you can spare.

JANUARY SOCIAL 

We had so much fun last year we are doing it again.  Bunco Night – January 12th at 5:00 pm.  We will hold our January meeting at 3:00 pm.  We will supply pizza – please bring and appetizer, dip, sweet, etc. to share and something for you to drink. Your friends are welcome to join us.  Contact Toni Dickey to sign up at: tdickey7511@msn.com or 515-360-7966

GET WELL WISHES  go out to Terri Righi Ryner

BIRTHDAY WISHES TO THE FOLLOWING MEMBERS IN NOVEMBER 

Shelley Prati (2nd), Gina Schaffer (4th), Amy Copley (6th), Diana Houge (8th), Chris Sledge (12th), Debra Roberts (13th), Karla Fiori (13th), Delores Giofreddi (16th), Rose Russo (17th), Teresa Russo Dyer (17th), Jenny Stefani (17th), Valeria Mason (19th), Madison Pardekooper (22nd), Ashley Dickey (23rd), Lori Vivone (25th), Julie Jennings (28th), Jeanne Tazzioli (29th), Sandy Forneris 

MARK YOUR CALENDARS: 

November 3rd – Craft Fair – 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

November 4th – Memorial Mass

November 18th – Regular Meeting – 2:00 pm

December 9th – Christmas Party – 1:00 pm

January 12th – Regular Meeting – 3:00 pm

January 12th – Bunco Night – 5:00 pm (everyone is welcome)