AACI Central Programs & Activities 

AACI Central Senior Programs

AACI Klitah Counseling in Tel Aviv

Have a question about your rights?

Have a problem dealing with Bituach Leumi?

Want to apply for or change your US Social Security?

Whether new, just visiting, returning home or been here for a while and could use some guidance/advice.

Come in, call or email our counselor. Yanina has over 20 years of experience taking care of olim, having made aliyah herself, from the States.

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.
Counseling is available 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

Wednesdays: 10.15am – 12.30pm


Venue :  9 Marmorek / corner 39 Bilu, Tel Aviv (Please press buzzer “ Biblioteca” at entrance & then press “0” in elevator.


January 23: “The Health Benefits of Music and Massage” with Charles Ronkin.


February 6: Bring a picture and tell a story.


February 20: Discussion group: “If you could talk with anyone living or dead - what would you tell them?”

                    (For example – “Napoleon: Don’t invade Russia!!”


 Refreshments.   Entrance: NIS15.     Looking forward to seeing you.

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When:  Sunday, January 27th, 19:30 (Raananan - Private home, the address and a map will be provided by email to those who register)
Monday, February 18th, 17:00, Tel Aviv AACI
  • The latest issues and changes from a leading international tax strategist
  • How to stay fully compliant to the IRS and Mas HaChnassa
  • Understanding FACTA, FinCen, FBAR, WEP, PFIC, Tax Treaties and IGAs -- that affect our lives
  • Steps you can take to simplify your financial set-up and make everything work better
When:  Tuesday, February 19th, 17:00 Tel Aviv AACI
The latest issues and changes from a leading international tax strategist
  • No more secrecy. Understanding CRS and how that effects most Brits, Europeans, Commonwealth citizens and others in Israel
  • What reporting needs to be done on an annual basis for Israel and for holdings held elsewhere
  • Steps you can take to simplify your financial set-up and make everything work better
Presenters:  Chaim Wigoda
To register or for more information 02 - 580 7013, or info@isrenet.com or www.frnisrael.com/Contact_English.html
Cost: NIS 40 per class / AACI Members NIS 30
A Jewish Narrative
Herzliya Thursday English Lecture Series.
New dates to be announced
In order to provide further seating accommodation for our Thursday Lectures we are starting at the earlier time of 10:30
Weekly Hebrew Conversation Group
Know some Hebrew…but not enough?
Need to improve your conversation without going through all the grammar?
Would you like to converse, but don’t have enough vocabulary?
Your answer is here, so.… join our teacher, MICHAL BEN REUVEN for our weekly ongoing Hebrew Conversation Group,
Beginning Sunday, January 6, 11:00 – 12:00 at the instructor’s home in central Tel Aviv. (Details to be given on registration)
Members: Cost for 4 weeks, payable at the beginning of the month – NIS 160. Non-members: NIS 200.
REGISTRATION ESSENTIAL:  Michal: 054-592 4714 or
Poetry Meeting

Our monthly meetings take a roundtable format. Each participant who wishes to read, brings copies of one or two original English-language peoms for the group, reads them out, and receives constructive critisism from the others
It's also perfectly legitimate to show up and listen without offering poetry.
Cost NIS 25
For more details: Mark : 054 - 444 8438 /  www.voicesisrael.com
Discussion Book Club
New dates to be announced.
Venue: AACI, 9 Marmorek, TA.
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.
AACI: 03 – 696 0389 / aacicentralregion@gmail.com
Tel Aviv Storytellers Group
First Friday in the month, 09:30
Call for new address
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.
Balanace and Posture, Mindful Excercise
Based on the Feldenkrais method of Awareness through Movement
With Michal Ben-Reuven, M.A., C.F.T.
Sundays, from 4 – 5pm
AACI, 94A Allenby, Tel Aviv
Cost for 4-week course - Members: NIS 200, Non-members: NIS 240
Posture, Balance and Bone Strength are the objectives of this unique
Short and fun exercises, and movement explorations that are specially designed to
help you
  • Improve your posture and Balance
  • Improve the function of your legs and hips
  • Stand, walk, jog with greater power and ease
  • Strengthen your bones
  • Release tension from body and mind 
  • Improve movement without soreness or fatigue
  • Increase joint mobility and flexibility 
  • Strengthen abdominal and back muscles 
  • Tap into your innate ability to create wellness for yourself 
  • Dance to music
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.
She has applied this expertise since 1989 to help people regain pain-free movement, calmer mind, positive outlook and
reach their full potential.

Class will be held at the instructor’s home in central Tel Aviv (Details to be given on registration).

Mats are provided. Please bring a towel or cloth to cover the mat. 


REGISTRATION ESSENTIAL - AACI - 03-696 0389 or aacicentralregion@gmail.com
Or Michal Ben-Reuven, empower.mi@hotmail.com054-592 4714. 
Tai Chi
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.
On going course will be held on Mondays from 17:00-18:00.  You can join at any time and pay accordingly.
Cost for 4 weeks payable at the beginning of the month. Members: NIS 200. 
Non-members: NIS 240.
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
Happy Hour!!

Thursday, January 24, 19:30

This is the kind of meal I want on a cold winter night!!!


Join us at:


“Gueta” 6 Yerushalayim Blvd (opposite Gesher Theatre), Yafo.


Kosher meat  – Tripolitan cuisine.

There are a few dishes available for vegetarians (e.g., vegetable soup, bean soup, couscous and vegetables).


(Transportation: There are plenty of buses you can take from Tel Aviv, including

1, 18, 25, and 40. Get off on the first stop on Yerushalayim Blvd.)


(**Registration essential by Wednesday, 23rd January**).

AACI – 03 – 696 0389
(Confirmed seating only for those who register) 
Register at aacicentralregion@gmail.com or 
**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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