The Porcupine Dante Club had its humble beginnings in 1938 when it was called The Sons of Italy which was part of Sons of Italy chapters around North America. Once World War II ended and Adolf Hitler had ravaged Europe, many Europeans made their way to Canada for a new start. Italians came to Canada for a better life as they were told that the Canadian streets were paved with gold. In the 1940’s after the war, the Mascioli family, which ran a construction company in Timmins...
The Porcupine Dante Club offers hall rentals for both their Main Hall and their Upstairs Hall.
La Gondola Restaurant
La Gondola Restaurant is open Thursdays and Fridays for both lunch and dinner. The restaurant offers a large menu as well as a buffet.
The Porcupine Dante Club currently has a total membership of 493.
The Porcupine Dante Club offers an assortment of menus to suit all of your catering needs. There are single entree meat dinners, pasta dinners and banquet buffets. The Dante Club is also proud to introduce their new off-site catering service suitable for all occasions. Contact us today to learn more.
The Porcupine Dante Club, was founded in 1952 by a group of Italian business men to provide a location where Italians could meet and interact with their fellow countrymen in social and cultural activities.
Our lounge area is open daily excluding Sundays for bocce, darts, cards, watching television or enjoying a beverage or to provide a location where friends can meet and enjoy their culture...