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How does a Veteran respond to “Thank You for Your Service” a phrase often heard for honoring our servicemen and women? Here are brothers and Veterans Gene and Ralph Ricci as they participated in this year’s Memorial Day parade in Watertown. While people may be conflicted or have different opinions about America’s role in current and past wars, the Veteran has no real choice when serving. The Vietnam Vets who are still healing certainly did not fully receive the public’s graces during that period. But it seems our nation is finally getting it. So, when you see a Vietnam Vet or any Veteran, as you thank them for their service, also shake their hand and hug them. They may tear up a little and answer “It was my Honor!” ... See MoreSee Less

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Meet Marc Marifiote and Patricia Martocchia, two new members installed at last night's Watertown Sons and Daughters of Italy monthly meeting. Marc is from Cambridge and was sponsored by President Tony Mastantuono and Pat who is from Watertown was sponsored by her daughter, Ann-Marie Pettiglio. Vice president Bruno Viscomi presided during the installation. Also known as Lodge Piave Fiume 1036, the organization will be celebrating its 100 year anniversary in 2020. For more information about joining this fraternal, charitable and social entity, please visit http://watertownsonsofitaly.org ... See MoreSee Less

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Watertown Sons-of-Italy

We remember our deceased members from this past year at our Memorial Mass.

Susan Consilvio
Giulio Coppola
Josephine Massa
Ugo Colangelo
Julian Tiberio
Mary Cooper
Esterina Lattanzi
Renzo Contini

May They Rest In Peace.
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Membership

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Anyone can become a member of the Order Sons of Italy in America and a member of the Watertown Lodge.

Once enrolled every member receives access to the Member’s Lounge during normal business hours as well as a copy of a monthly newsletter.

The downstairs Member’s Lounge is open Monday – Wednesday and Friday from 6:00pm until 11:30pm. Only OSIA members are allowed to use the downstairs lounge.

Members in good standing may invite guests. Guests are limited to three visits per month, prior to enrolling as a Regular or Social Member.

Beverages served at the downstairs lounge include an assortment of domestic and imported beer (the coldest beer in Watertown!), wine, liqueurs, cocktails, Italian drinks and sodas – all at a discounted member rate.

Members LoungeFor entertainment there are large HD flat screen TVs, including an 80 inch LED TV, with access to most sport channels and RAI the Italian channel, a full-size regulation pool table, foosball/biliardino table, dart board, wireless Internet, Italian and American cards (for Tre Sette/Scopa/Briscola/ Gin/Scala 40/etc) and a full service kitchen.

The Member’s Lounge and entire building is a non-smoking facility.

More importantly as a fraternal Order, the lounge offers a place to relax and socialize with fellow members.

All members of the Watertown Lodge also receive National and State benefits, as mentioned below.

National Benefits:

Free print & online subscription to Italian America magazine, members-only access to the
National website, discounts on wireless products and services, travel, health & wellness
services, genealogy research, language instruction, insurance, culinary products and more.

For more information visit: www.osia.org

State Benefits:

Free subscription to the Sons of Italy News, discount on home, life and auto insurance and
preferred eligibility for Grand Lodge scholarships.

For more information visit: www.osiama.org or download the brochure on the right. 

 

Membership BrochureThere are 4 types of membership for the Order Sons of Italy in America.

Regular Members:

Men and women who can trace their, or their spouse’s Italian lineage. They can participate in meetings, vote and hold office.

Regular Membership is $80 annually.

Social Members:

Individuals who are not of Italian descent. They may vote at meetings, however they may not hold office.

Social Membership is $60 annually.

At-Large Members:

People who cannot attend meetings or who do not live near a lodge. They receive all OSIA State and National benefits. They may not vote or hold office.

At-Large Membership is $35 annually, to become an At-Large Member visit: www.osia.org

Junior Members:

Young adults between the ages of 10-18 who have the same benefits as Regular Members.

 

JOIN NOW!

Become a member today and to be part of the largest Italian-America organization.

For more information contact us at 617-799-8819 or email us here.