AACI Central Programs & Activities 

AACI Central Senior Programs

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
October 18th     Discussion Group: “ Hopes and Expectations for the   New Year”
October 25th       Guest speaker – Phella Hirschson “Romeo, Juliet and    the Jews
November 1st   Sing-a-long with the songs of Suzy Miller
November 8th   Come and have fun at our Small Items Auction
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.
In order to provide further seating accommodation for our Thursday Lectures we are starting at the earlier time of 10:30
Poetry Meeting
Wednesday, October 18
Time: 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 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
               Play Writing Workshop With Jerry Hyman
         Sessions  Sundays 10.30am – 12.30pm
        October 15, 29,   November 5, 19, December 3, 17
       AACI Central, 94A Allenby Street, Tel Aviv
       NIS 20/session – Members,  NIS 30/session – Non-members          
       Bring your original short (10 minute) plays. We will read the plays and there will be feedback from the group and from me as the workshop leader.       
Book Club
Discussion Book Club
Our next meeting will be held on:
Sunday October 1
AACI: 03 – 696 0389 / aacicentralregion@gmail.com
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
Tel Aviv Storytellers Group
Tel Aviv Storytellers will meet the first Friday of every month.
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.
Leslie Rose, HelpDesk 50 plus
Leslie specializes in coaching the over 50’s, without jargon
or technobabble
Tuesday, 14th November - 10.30am

Safe Online Shopping
Websites, secure payments online, shipping and import regulations,
delivery options and tips..

Internet TV and Films online
Ways to watch English language TV Series, Films online. Chromecast,
streamers, Netflix & Kodi.
Tuesday, 28th November - 10.30am

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
Gentle Yoga for 50 plus
First class: Wednesday, October 25, 16:00-17:00
This will be a trial lesson - NIS 30, followed by an ongoing course
Cost for the weekly course: To be paid in advance every 4 weeks - Members: NIS 200. Non-members: NIS 240
AACI, 94A Allenby Street, Tel Aviv.
REGISTRATION ESSENTIAL: AACI – 03-696 0389 or aacicentralregion@gmail.com
Lessons Include breathing exercises to increase energy and poses, which will help to improve strength, balance and flexibility, mobility and well-being
**Please bring a mat.**  A chair yoga group can be arranged if there is sufficient demand
*Linn took an interest in yoga 8 years ago and has been practising since then, realizing how the practice has improved her health and well-being over the years. She completed a 3-year Teacher Training Course at Wingate Institute and feels confident that each and everyone at every phrase of life, age and ability can practice yoga.*
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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.
Our introductory class (Cost: NIS 35) will be held on Monday, 4th September from 5–6pm followed by an ongoing course.
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.
AACI, 94A Allenby, Tel Aviv.
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
With Michal Ben-Reuven- M.A. CFT. Certified Feldenkrais Practitioner.
Self massage,
Movement with awareness,
Specific exercises,
You will:
Improve standing, walking and  jogging.
Get an overall feeling of wellbeing.
Feel the difference when your  feet  smile.
Date:      Tuesdays, October 17th, 24th and 31st 2017
Time:      3pm - 4pm
Cost:      Members: NIS 150.   Non-members: NIS 180
AACI, 94A Allenby, Tel Aviv
Michal Ben-Reuven, M.A., CFT.  Certified Feldenkrais® practitioner, certified ABM for children with special needs. She has academic degrees in psychology and counseling and 15 years of dance training. Michal has applied these experiences since 1989 to help people regain pain-free movement, calmer mind and positive outlook, and reach their potential.
Happy Hour!!
“Date & Venue to be announced”
Meet old and new friends in different cool venues!! New participants are always welcome.
REGISTRATION ESSENTIAL:  AACI – 03-696 0389 or aacicentralregion@ gmail.com
"Chubble" (Chat and Lunch Club)
Come break the bubble & join in at “Chubble”.
Wednesday, October 25, 12:30
Meet new friends for a great, delicious lunch.

Time and location to be announced.
Registration essential : AACI : 03 – 696 0389 or aacicentralregion@gmail.com or Barry: barry.kalish@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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