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Gualala Arts Workshop
Italian Level Three
Instructor: Mark Moramarco

Wednesdays (& one Tuesday)
January 14 - March 3, 2009
7:15 - 9:15 p.m.

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Tuition:  $40 members; $50 non-members
Materials:  Textbook "Italian Now" by Marcel Davesi, $16.95
Class size:  maximum 20

Continue your journey of Italian culture and language with this Italian series.(If you were not in the previous workshops, please call Mark before signing up.) Build your vocabulary while learning Italian grammar, pronunciation, verbs and Italian conversation. Whether you are planning a trip to Italy, you are a lover of opera, a fan of the Italian cinema, or you love the sound of the spoken language, this course will provide additional Italian language skillls that will enhance and add delight to your cultural experience. In addition to language study, cultural 'snapshots' will be presented on Italian art, Italian pop culture, music, and Italian cooking!

Italian Workshop The course is mostly presented in Italian in an interactive format with English spoken only as a means to facilitate learning and understanding. Students will be encouraged to participate, ask questions, make mistakes and have fun. Several tips on language immersion and helpful supplementary materials will be provided. The purpose of this course is to have fun while learning Italian.

The course is taught by Mark Moramarco, an intermediate/advanced student of Italian and lover of the Italian language and his desire to continue developing his proficiency in Italian. Mark studied Italian with the Italian Cultural Center in San Diego where he served on the board for four years. Mark has also studied privately and has traveled throughout Italy.

The Gualala Arts Center, located at 46501 Old State Highway in Gualala, CA,
is open weekdays 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and weekends from noon to 4:00 p.m.
Please call (707) 884-1138 for more information, or email

Serving the coastal communities of northern Sonoma & southern Mendocino Counties.