The Dante Alighieri Winnipeg Italian language school emphasizes learning through personalized attention, guaranteeing a rewarding Italian-immersion experience in the classroom and through our comprehensive in-class activities. Our school offers a friendly, personal and attentive approach to learning Italian. Dante Winnipeg was founded in 1980 and was one of the first Italian language schools in Winnipeg. It is small-scale and friendly, staffed with experienced teachers having a sincere desire to help you to learn in an atmosphere of relaxed, but attentive, individual support.

Save the Date!!!!  

April 12, 2019

We are hosting our Annual Fundraiser, a sort of “Bud, Spud and Steak”….but Italian style!  So, it becomes a Pasta Pane e Vino!

The evening will be catered by DeLuca….yum…amazing pasta! Typical Italian!!

The menu will be pasta, salad, sausage and for dessert….cannoli !!!! 

Tickets are just $25 and includes a glass of wine (more wine will be available to purchase)

It will be a classical, noisy, fun, crowded Italian get together with lots of friends talking at the same time and kids running around…

Your attendance is so important as we need to fundraise to keep our culture alive and to improve our materials and organize new cool programs for the kids.

Italian Programs for Youth

Our youth program runs from September until May and children attend classes every Saturday from 10:00am until 12:30pm. Children can start as early as 4 years old and finish in Grade 12. There are many different activities the children participate in such as: Halloween Party, Spirit Month, Christmas Concert, Parent Teacher Conferences, I Love to Read Month, Carnevale, Concorso Carducci Poetry Contest, and an End of the Year Concert.


Italian Programs for Adults

There are various levels of Italian for Adults. From beginner courses to conversational to advanced, there is a course that will suit your needs. The textbook we offer for these classes can be used throughout the different levels. Adult book clubs are also available. Click below to see what we have to offer.



Adult Italian Language Fall Programs Have Now Started