2019 Board meetings, General member meetings and Social events

Board Meetings

Board meetings are most always held on the 1st Tuesday of each month  at Nicoletta's in Lake Oswego AT 6:30 pm. 

 All members are welcome to attend, however, since space is limited, kindly notify IBC President, Tony at stuckin50s@hotmail,com.  

Should meeting time or venue change, it will be updated here. 

2019's IBC Member Meetings


 MAY 14, 2019 (Tuesday) is our general member meeting : 6:30PM at Nicolettas in Lake Oswego. All members are  encouraged to attend for the latest news about your IBC club and future event  details. 


 JULY 9, 2019 (Tuesday) is our General Member Meeting.  


JUNE 11 (Tuesday) is “Italian Heritage Night” at Nicolettas in Lake Oswego. This meeting will be informative and fun, with speakers and a few surprises! All new members are encouraged to attend!


AUGUST: Our General Member Meeting is being planned for an  evening at Foothills Park in Lake Oswego, playing bocce ball and picnicking on pizza from Pizzeria sul Lago where authentic Italian pizzas are baked in the famous Accunto oven from Napoli. Date and time to be determined.  Update to follow. 

Italian Film Festival with the IBC


FRIDAY, APRIL: l 19   The “Italian Film Festival” is bing held from April 18 through the 28th in Lake Oswego and Portland.  Entry for all of the films are free.

This show is the comedy,  “Bob and Mary’s” by Francesco Prisco. and this April IBC event is at the Lake Theater  in downtown Lake Oswego.   The film begins at 7:30 PM.  Food  and beverages are available for sale there or at a number of nearby restaurants. 

Come to the theater early and chat with other IBC members. 

More information regarding the Italian Film Festival and all films and schedules can be found below



Pool & Jazz Night

Monday, May 27:  Meet other IBC members at The Rialto Poolroom in downtown Portland at 6:00PM and  engage in a entertaining game of pool! Order food and beverages right there.

Pool not your thing? Consider having dinner at a nearby restaurant. Then join IBC  members again downstairs at The Rialto as the doors open at 7 PM for The Jack  London Revue, Portland’s premier jazz club! Listen to the big band sounds of The  Bridgetown Big Bands – Jazz Express w/vocalist Linda Daiber. Tickets can be purchased in advance for $7 each.

Sausage-making day at Guido's estate


JULY:   The IBC is planning a sausage-making day at Guido LaCesa’s estate to be  followed by a sausage-eating day and wine-tastings by Matt Freeman, local wine  connoisseur and fine wines distributor. The date and time has not yet been  determined. More details to follow.



SEPTEMBER is the month for our LA VENDEMMIA celebration! This annual wine harvest celebration will gather IBC members at a beautiful winery location  here in the Portland area for a fun day of wine tasting, Italian culinary delights,  

and games. There will be raffle items and entertainment. This event will replace  

our monthly General Member Meeting. Details forthcoming!

Don't miss October Events


Your IBC Events Committee is planning a couple events this month: we  will have our annual Columbus Day Dinner, joining the Italian community for an Italian dinner celebration.

Also, we are putting together details for the annual  

Italian Festa in Reno NV, for those looking to visit “The Biggest Little City in the  

World!” Details to follow ....

November's Family Night

For November we are planning an IBC “Family Night” complete with  Bingo, a raffle, and GELATO from SALT & STRAW! Details to follow ....

Christmas Party

 Join IBC members for what is planned at  the best Christmas Dinner celebration we  have ever had! ... the joy of providing for our members! Your host, Anthony Pomante, is very excited to bring back this Christmas tradition to our members. Details to  follow ...




Free Admisiion to all shows


ibc March 12, 2019 all Member meeting. Kindly Rsvp so we hav

Rescheduled IBC general meeting (thanks, Blizzard That Wasn't!) Date: Tuesday, March 12


Date: Tuesday, March 12th

Location: Nicoletta's in Lake Oswego

Time: appetizers and no-host bar at 6:30

Dinner served: 7:00

Price: $20 per person (includes gratuity)



Beautiful vineyard, close to Lake O, large hall for dining

On stage: Portland Opera singers perform Italian arias

Great food, wines, beer and lots of fun. We will hold a table auction with many great items,  including Italian grappa, wines, gift for Christmas and much more. 

A great wasy to spend a Sunday afternoon. Use the button below to reserve and pay.


Reserve and Pay for la vendemmia

This event was 'a blast', sorry if you missed it



Photos of this event are on our photo gallery

Truly beautifully restored cars of the 50's and 60s in a soda shoppe of the same era. Congratulations to Nanacy Passadore, winner of the '50's dress contest.

More IBC events are planned. Check back