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.

Italian Kids Club

We have great news at the Dante!

Now you can bring your kids on Saturday morning to the Centro Caboto to play and have fun in Italian!

Starting October 28th and running until December 16th

Saturdays 10am to 12pm  Cost $120 (includes a snack)

Ages 4 to 12

Your kids will play, do crafts, learn Italian songs (those that your parents or nonni used to sing to you when you were a kid yourself) and it will be lots of fun!! Plus, you get the chance to catch up with all the things you couldn’t get done during the week…

Cost $120

Italian Programs for Youth

Children attend classes at the Centro Caboto Centre and can start as early as 4 years old and finish in Grade 12. There are many different activities for the children to 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.


Youth classes will begin soon. Please check back for exciting changes to the Youth Classes.  Email or for more info.


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.


Running from January 9, 2024 for 10 sessions

Classes are held Tuesdays from 7:00 pm -9:00 pm

Location: Centro Caboto Centre – 1055 Wilkes Avenue, Winnipeg, MB

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