AACI Central Programs & Activities 

AACI Central Senior Programs


AACI Professional & Services Directory
AACI Career & Educational Guidance in Tel Aviv
Helen Har-Tal, the AACI Vocational Counselor has been assisting olim and AACI members for over 20 years in all aspects of employment and career needs. 
Employment services include personal counseling sessions tailored to the needs of each individual, employment workshops for both job seekers, 50+ and those re-entering the job market.
Helen Har-Tal with an M.A. in Vocational Counseling, provides career and educational guidance on Wednesdays (walk-ins between 10am and 1pm) and Thursdays (by appointment only).
AACI: 03 – 696 0389
AACI Klitah Counseling in Tel Aviv
AACI believes that excellent information counseling makes for successful "Klitah"  (absorption) in Israel. 
Our AACI Counselor, Yanina Musnikow, MSW, with over 20 years experience working with olim is up to date on the intricacies of the various rules and regulations and can provide information on a wide variety of topics related to all aspects of living in Israel. These include:
Army; Bituach Leumi; Business Loans and Self Employment; Customs and Shipping; Education / Higher Education; Employment and Job List; Housing; Legal Contacts; Medical; Oleh Rights; Senior Citizen Services, Social Security, Status in Israel; Taxes; Ulpanim; Volunteerism; Widowhood.
Counseling is available on Tuesdays by appointment only.
AACI: 03 – 696 0389
The AACI and the Financial Resource Network
Individual Financial Meetings with Mark Van Gelderen.
Free, no-obligation consultations on money management, investments, real estate, taxes, wills & trusts.
Contact : (02) 580-7013 or info@isrenet.com
on money management, investments, real estate, taxes, wills and trusts.
AACI Central Senior Programs
Fallen Soldiers Rememberance Day Celebration May 3
Visit to Utopia Orchid Farm May 10
Yehuda Solter: The Contemporary Significance of Lag B’Omer May 17
Group play reading: The Devil’s Limelight May 24
Movie: Ballet: Le Corsaire May 31
Meetings:  Wednesdays 10.00am-12 Noon 
Yehuda Solter – brief Torah commentary
Donation: NIS 15, includeds light refreshments
AACI'S  OFFICE – 94 Allenby (entrance Aleph), (between Grusenberg and Montefiore), Entrance "Aleph", (Mezzanine floor), Tel Aviv
A Jewish Narrative
Herzliya Thursday English Lecture Series. Click here for PDF download
In order to provide further seating accommodation for our Thursday Lectures we are starting at the earlier time of 10:30
Poetry Meeting
Wednesday, May 22
, 19:30-21:30
Our monthly meetings take a roundtable format. Each participant who wishes to read, brings copies of one or two original English-language poems for the group, reads them out, and receives contructive criticism from the others.
It is also perfectly legitimate to show up and listen without offering poetry.
AACI Central, 94A Allenby, Tel Aviv
Cost : NIS 25
For more details: Mark : 054 - 444 8438 /  www.voicesisrael.com
Book Club
Sunday,  April 2 10:45-13:00
Venue: AACI, 94A Allenby, Tel Aviv.
Refreshments are always nice, so we’d like to suggest you bring something you like and we'll all share. 
A fee of NIS 10 is asked from each member for use of the room.
Looking forward to our meeting.
For details of the book to be discussed - please email Phyllis: pjajap@gmail.com
AACI: 03 – 696 0389 / aacicentralregion@gmail.com
Making Ends Meet
Tuesday, May 16, 10.30
Presented by Yanina Musnikow, AACI Counselor.
Do you know:
  • Where your money goes?
  • How to make a budget?
  • How to keep track of your expenses?
  • Learn some consumer tips. 
Where: AACI, 94A Allenby, Tel Aviv
Cost:    Members NIS 10, Non-Members NIS 20
 Registration Essential – AACI – 03 - 696 0389 or aacicentralregion@gmail.com
Tel Aviv Storytellers Group
Friday,   May 5, 9:30am
Meet at  AACI, 94 Allenby Street, Tel Aviv (Entrance Aleph). 
First floor up the stairs, or “O” if you go up by elevator.
You are welcome to come and tell stories, come and listen, and come and enjoy a couple of hours in good company.  No cover charge but we share the cost of the refreshments.
For additional information, please call Phella on 03-629-4117.
Chair Feldenkrais
May 9, 16, 23, June 6, 13 and  20 from 14:30 – 15:30
With Michal Ben-Reuven, M.A., C.F.T
There is a saying: “Sitting is the New Smoking”.�We spend long hours in a static sitting position, especially in front of the computer. This compromises our posture, breathing, and health in general.
Feldenkrais movement explorations will help you to:
- Improve your sitting posture and reduce 
- Ease neck and shoulder  tension.
- Reduce eye strain.
- Improve your breathing with more dynamic
Where:     AACI Central, 94A Allenby, Tel Aviv
Cost::        Members: NIS 300, Non-members NIS 360
                   Cost per session: Members: NIS 55, Non-members NIS 65
Michal Ben-Reuven, M.A., CFT. Certified Feldenkrais® practitioner, certified ABM for children with special needs. Michal has academic degrees in psychology and counseling, and 15 years of dance training. Michal has applied this expertise since 1989 to help people regain pain-free movement, calmer mind, positive outlook and reach their full potential.
Registration Essential – AACI – 03-696 0389 or aacicentralregion@gmail.com
Happy Hour!!
New dates to be announced
Where: 35 yirmiyahu Street, Tel Aviv (Off Dizengoff).
Buses - all buses that go to the Tel Aviv Port and Reading.
Since 1977, this cozy family establishment has been treating locals and tourists alike to a unique fusion of a Hungarian staple with Israeli flavor.
Hungarian Blintzes offers diners three different types of blintzes to choose from: savory, sweet, and desserts. Soups and salads are also available.
A visit to Hungarian Blintzes has been described as feeling "like a visit to grandma’s for a night with family and friends." This is partially due to the warm family atmosphere and the traditional Hungarian decor, including tables covered with authentic Hungarian tablecloths.
REGISTRATION ESSENTIAL:  AACI – 03-696 0389 or aacicentralregion@ gmail.com
Tai Chi
New course starting Sunday, April  30, 14:30-15:30
The tradition of body mind work has crystallized in China for centuries. It is described and revered as  ‘internal martial art’.
  • Recognized as a no. 1 ‘stress killer’
  • Improves posture  
  • Improves balance   
  • Enhances breathing 
  • Tones muscles
It is not hard to do. No previous experience is needed. Everybody is invited.
Cost for 7 week course: Members: NIS 350.   Non-members: NIS 420.
Cost : Members: NIS 55/lesson.
Non-members :   NIS 65/lesson.
Danna Shibolet is an active dancer and researcher in movement studies. She graduated and taught at the Rubin Academy of Dance and specializes in movement analysis, Chinese internal martial arts and Feldenkrais..
REGISTRATION ESSENTIAL:  AACI – 03-696 0389 or  aacicentralregion@ gmail.com
Memoir Writing
Mondays, May 8 , 15 , 22 , 29  and June 12 , 19, 10:30-12:30
You want to write a memoir but don't know where to begin? In this class, we'll do writing exercises to determine the sliver of your life to write about, discuss the best framework for your story, learn what stays in and what stays out and start putting words on the page.
Cost: NIS 720
Registration deadline date: Monday, May 1st
Jennifer Lang
Since receiving a MFA from Vermont College of Fine Arts last summer, she has been working on her first memoir. She lives in Ra’anana, Israel, where she teaches writing and yoga. Find her at israelwritersalon.com
Full payment required in advance. Class will run with six people minimum, ten people maximum. 
Email jennifer@langonline.com if you have questions.
Payment and Cancellation policy: 
All classes must be paid in full by the first day of class.
If a student cancels with less than five days before the start date and the space cannot be filled, he/she will be refunded 20% of the class cost.
No refunds will be issued after the first class.
Failure to attend classes is not a basis for refunds.
"Chubble" (Chat and Lunch Club)
Come break the bubble & join in at “Chubble”.
Meet new friends for a great, delicious lunch.
Wednesday, 26th April at 12.30pm
10 Dubnov, Tel Aviv
(Near London Mini-Stores)
(Buses are 142, 70, 38 and 82).
Registration essential : AACI : 03 – 696 0389 or aacicentralregion@gmail.com or Barry: barry.kalish@gmail.com
Leslie Rose, HelpDesk 50 Plus
Leslie specializes in coaching the over 50’s, without jargon or technobabble
All programs begin at 10.30am
Sunday 21st May
Safe Online Shopping
Websites, secure payments online, shipping and import regulations,
delivery options and tips.
Sunday 28th May
Internet TV and Films online
Ways to watch English language TV Series, Films online. Chromecast,
streamers, Netflix & Kodi etc.
Sunday 4th June
Editing Photos and videos
Using free programs and apps to improve your photos, make greeting
cards, edit  and title your smartphone videos. Printing beautiful albums.
Cost : Members : NIS 30.  Non-members : NIS 40
REGISTRATION ESSENTIAL:  AACI – 03 – 696 0389 or aacicentralregion@gmail.com                     
All books remain at a reduced price of NIS 10 each, hardbacks: NIS  15 each
3 for NIS 25.
…..We're also accepting more books in good condition…...
Looking forward to seeing you !!
AACI, 94 Allenby, (Between Gruzenberg and Montefiore), Entrance "Aleph", Mezzanine floor,
Tel Aviv.  Bus nos: 14, 18, 24, 25, 61, 62 and 82.
**Join us in helping to arrange interesting, fun and varied programs for AACI.
We would welcome your input and ideas.
Please e-mail: aacicentralregion@gmail.com with “volunteers” in the subject line
and we can arrange a meeting**
AACI Tel Aviv Senior's Cookbook

Welcome to our AACI Tel Aviv Senior's Cookbook with delectable recipes including chicken/papaya soup, eggrolls, salmon/asparagus tart, buckwheat pancakes, Shanghai chicken, orange mousse, fudgy carob brownies, pumpkinchiffon pie and marin torte.

To order a copy, please call AACI: 03 - 696 0389 or
e-mail :

Pre-payment essential.

Cost: NIS 35 (to pay in cash in the office)
          NIS 45 (includes mailing)

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