Summer has arrived so we'll be meeting twice! The venue this year for both is Villa Cocca in Gavirate, located near the beautiful lake Varese. Let's have a chat over coffee, tea or cakes, for members to meet up. There is a swimming pool which you and your children can use for a small charge. Everyone is welcome!

Come to Serena's art historical lectures to explore the wonderful world of art.
The unifying theme is Travel.
Next lecture: Inspirational Provence

Time to fire up the grill!. Come on over and let's have a barbecue! Sabine Lechner invites all friends of Benvenuto to our next summer event. Partners and children are welcome.

To celebrate the return of the Egyptian crocodile, we are organising a guided tour in both English and Italian to the Barioffio Museum at Sacre Monte. Afterwards we can enjoy together an Egyptian Aperitif. 

After the huge success of last year's event, our last Club's season finale event will be at the same venue, featuring the much loved DJ Alessandro - offering a large selecting of music (yes, he takes requests).

Time has come for our final Coffee Morning at Ville Ponti? It’s a great way to meet people and chat before taking a break to enjoy the summer vacation. Hope to see you all at our final Coffee Morning!

Discovering Milan with our art historian Serena Spinelli. Join this architectural walking tour of Residential Milan Magenta & XX Settembre areas! During the great surge of 19th century urban development the area west of the Last Supper

Come along for a fantastic coffee morning with a special fashion show which may inspire you. We are holding our traditional May Fashion Show, featuring the latest spring and summer wear by designer Lydia Tricot, accessorized

If you want to see the remains of a carnivorous dinosaur, then join this visit. Monte San Giorgio is one of the most important fossil deposit in the worl, for the Middle Triassic, a geological period which took place between 247 and 237 millions of years ago.

English Guided Tour with Serena Spinelli of the Exhibition 'Neo Prehistory /100 verbs'. The XXIst Triennale, Design After Design, is held from April 2nd to September 12th, twenty years after the last one took place. Don't miss this highligth!

We are able to offer our members a riding course of 3 mornings at the Riding School la Collina dei Fiori ASD at the beautiful Mustonate Stables. Our Italian instructor, Moira, has a very gentle approach to teaching, and also speaks excellent English.

Aperitif with an artist!
We invite you for an aperitif with the young contemporary artist Marco Salvetti, from Pietrasanta, in the Gallery Yellow Space.

If you love tulips, you won't miss our visit to the historic Villa Taranto during the annual week of the tulips. We shall meet in Laveno, take a boat to Villa Taranto, have lunch in Intra and head back to Laveno.

Come to Serena's art historical lectures to explore the wonderful world of art.
The unifying theme is Travel.
Sixth Lecture: Masters of Italian Design

Come and join us for a three-day trip to fascinating London! Enjoy with us the world-famous musical Les Miserables, a guided tour of the House of Parliament. Visit the British Museum and the London’s Covent Garden.