Founded in 1961, the Flowers of Italy Club hosts a dinner dance in March, a picnic in August and a Christmas party in December. Annual dues are $70 for full members and $50 for associate members. Officers are installed every other year in December, and meetings are held on the first Saturday of the month. A clubhouse at 2111 W. Lake St., Melrose Park, has a kitchen, wet bar, dining and activities area, satellite television and outdoor bocce court.
For details, call the clubhouse in the evening at 708-681-9798.