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 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 & The Financial Resource Netwok
Thursday, March 22, 19:00
Last Chance to get Taxes Right
  • Voluntary Disclosure & Amnesty programs are ending this year in many countries, including Israel.
  • How the various tax authorities are sharing their knowledge on all citizens.
  • What the individual and businesses need to do to minimize problems.
  • 2017 Tax changes that affect this year’s reports.
Featuring: Mark van Gelderen, Manager of the Financial Resource Network in Israel & Chaim Wigoda, International Tax Strategist, working with Olim and the wealthy in North America, So. Africa and Europe. With the assistance of Robert Naimark, US & Israel CPA, explaining US Tax Preparation from Israel.

At the Tel Aviv AACI, 94-A Allenby, (between Grusenberg & Montefiore), Entrance "Aleph", (Mezzanine floor).

Preregistration mandatory & for more information 02 – 5807 013, info@isrenet.com or http://www.frnisrael.com/Contact_English.html. Fee: 40 nis., AACI members 30nis.

Mark van Gelderen will be available before the class, by appointment only, for free, individual, no-obligation consultations on general money management issues.
The Financial Resource Network has been offering educational seminars and personal financial consulting at the AACI and similar organizations since 1992.
AACI Central Senior Programs
    Wednesdays: 10am – 12.30pm
Visit to Beit Rubin - Reuven Rubin was one of Israel's earliest and most famous artists March 21
Group singing, including some of Frank Sinatra's most well-know songs March 28
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
Leslie specializes in coaching the over 50’s, without jargon
or technobabble
Monday, March 19, 10:30
Take better smartphone pictures - Everything you need to know to help you take great photos, remove "Red Eye", save and share and how to print beautiful photo books for your family to treasure.
Monday, March 26, 10:30
The Best Apps for your Smartphone - A subjective tour through apps that make your life easier, how to add apps, and remove ones you don't need. Updates and anti-virus. Bring along your recommendations for great apps that you use!
Cost: Members: NIS 30 per session.  Non-members: NIS 40 per session
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
Weekly Hebrew Conversation Group
Ongoing Sundays from 10:00-11:00
  • 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 Hebrew Conversation Group, (including tea/coffee and cookies).
Where: AACI, 94A Allenby, Tel Aviv.
You can join any time.and pay accordingly.
Cost/meeting: Members: NIS 45.  Non-members: NIS 55.
REGISTRATION ESSENTIAL:  AACI: 03 – 696 0389 or aacicentralregion@gmail.com
Poetry Meeting
Mondays, March 19, April 23, 19:30
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
Discussion Book Club
Sunday,  February 11, 10:45-13:00
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
First Friday in the month, 09:30
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.
Gentle Yoga for 50 plus
Wednesdays, 16:00-17:00
 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.
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
Chair Feldenkrais
With Michal Ben-Reuven, M.A., C.F.T
Ongoing course, Sundays, 11:00-12:00

The Feldenkrais Method uses movement explorations and novel movement sequences and variations to improve the way we move.
We learn to do what we do with less force and more ease and comfort, so that there is less wear and tear on our muscles and tissues.
This series will be done sitting on a chair. 
  • Improve your sitting posture - at the computer, doing your hobby, reading, or watching TV.
  • Ease tension from neck and shoulders.
  • Relieve eye strain.
  • Learn ways to exercise your whole body while sitting.
Five-week course starting Tuesday, 23rd January from 3 – 4pm.
AACI, 94A Allenby, Tel Aviv.
COST:  Members: NIS 250.  Non-members NIS 300.
(Cost per session: Members: NIS 55.  Non-members NIS 65).
REGISTRATION ESSENTIAL: AACI – 03 – 696 0389 or aacicentralregion@gmail.com 
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.
Happy Hour!!
take a break from Pesach preparations and join us at:
37 Rothschild
Tel Aviv
Thursday March 15th at 7:30pm
Kosher dairy
(**PLEASE NOTE: Confirmed seating only for those who register **)
Looking forward to seeing you there!!
REGISTRATION ESSENTIAL:  AACI – 03-696 0389 or aacicentralregion@ gmail.com
"Chubble" (Chat and Lunch Club)
Come break the bubble & join in at “Chubble”.
New date and venue 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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