AACI Central Programs & Activities 
April 2014
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 Mondays and Wednesdays by appointment only.
AACI: 03 – 696 0389
AACI Central Senior Programs
May 7 Trip to Haganah Museum
May 14        Mira Zer – Guest Speaker. Keren Kayemet : Activities for Israel’s citizens; vacation and recreation centers; building of water stations.
May 21 Visit to Halper's wonderful (used) book store
May 28 Songs of Jerusaelm
10:00 til 12 noon Yehuda Solter, exercise.
AACI'S  OFFICE – 94 Allenby (entrance Aleph), (between Grusenberg and Montefiore), Entrance "Aleph", (Mezzanine floor), Tel Aviv
Donation: NIS 15, includeds light refreshments
For more information: AACI 03- 6960389
Financial Resource Network
Individual FREE Counseling Appointments
Mark van Gelderen, Financial Adviser .. will be available by appointment only, for free, individual, no-obligation consultations on money management, investments, real estate, taxes, wills & trusts.
AACI. 94 Allenby, Tel Aviv
For an appointment : Contact Shmuel : 02-580 7013, info@isrenet.com
AACI, 94 Allenby, Entrance “Aleph”, Tel Aviv.
For an appointment please call: 02 - 580 7013 or e-mail : info@isrenet.com

Producing Your Memoirs
Tuesday, May 13 - June 10, 10:30-12:30

Learn the basics of script writing, editing, narration, filming and production.

In this five week program, RON WISEMAN will teach you the basics of production and gain a better understanding of the production tools that are freely accessible to you online or on your computers.

The basics of story boarding, filming and editing will be learned through a hands on experience.

A perfect course for those interested in producing their memoirs or any other type of TV production.

**RonWiseman has produced television programs for over twenty years in Canada and USA**

(Week 1: Developing yoru story; 2. Production tools into. 3 & 4. Working on individual productions 5. Post production and family tree).

Memebers: 650 NIS   Non-members: 700 NIS
For further information: Ron 054-683-9937
AACI at the Theater: “Tom’s Diner”
Thursday, May 1, 20:30
See English On Stage’s live musical performance.
Set in a small-town American diner in the early 60’s, a newcomer causes a stir in the ordinary and seemingly perfect diner, town, and people. 
Basically : Boy-meets-girl, town meets jukebox, music saves the world.  Enjoy a step back in time with the music from the 60’s.
Location: Yad Labanim (3 Hamachteret St.), Ramat Hasharon.
AACI special discount !!
Ticket price: NIS 75
Registration & pre-payment essential
AACI:  03-696 0389
Just Write!
May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, June 5, 12, 19 (8 meetings)
Thursdays, 11 a.m.- 1 p.m. on
It is often said that in order to write well you must first have the courage to write badly. Then having written some clumsy stuff and some good stuff, you must persevere to hone your craft.
This workshop provides guidance and a safe environment for both processes. We will explore specific narrative elements by reading, doing in-class exercises and take-home assignments. We will read and respond to your work as it grows.
Whether you want to write fiction or nonfiction, this course will give you the tools and the courage to realize your ideas with precision and grace.
Where: AACI, 94 Allenby, Tel Aviv
Investment: Members: NIS 790.  Non-members: NIS 820
To reserve your spot, email jennifer@langonline.com as soon as possible. Only 4 spots left.
Please note: In order to secure your spot, you need to call for payment instructions.
Mortgage Seminar
Monday, May 19, 18:30
Do you currently own or are looking to purchase a property in Israel?
Join us for an informative evening with the founders of First Israel Mortgage, the leading mortgage brokerage in Israel, that will help you save significant money on your mortgage.
We will be covering the following topics followed by a questions and answers segment:
  • What are the benefits for Olim?
  • What are the different types of mortgage products available?
  • What hidden fees do the banks charge and how to get around them?
We look forward to meeting you and helping you with all of your mortgage related issues.
With over 12 years of experience, First Israel's team combines an in-depth knowledge of the industry and key partnerships within Israel's banking community to assist you in getting the right mortgage at the lowest rates. We pride ourselves in our premium customer service and our track record of making the mortgage process as hassle free as possible.
Where: AACI, 94 Allenby, Tel Aviv
Members: NIS 20  Non-members: NIS 30
REGISTRATION ESSENTIAL: AACI 03–696 0389 or aacicentralregion@gmail.com
Financial Internet Frauds: Protect yourself!
Tuesday, May 20, 18:30
In today's technologically advanced world, it is crucial to learn how you can protect yourself and loved ones from financial scams and fraud online. The seminar will include:
  • Examples of current internet fraud and financial scams
  • Online security tips and solutions for your smart phones, tablets, laptops, and personal omputers
Q & A….
Cost: FREE!  Sponsored by Pioneer Private Wealth Planning.
Where: AACI , 94 Allenby, Tel Aviv.
REGISTRATION ESSENTIAL : AACI – 03 – 696 0389 or aacicentralregion@gmail.com
Happy Hour
**We would like to thank all of you who attend the Happy Hours and help make them a success. We look forward to welcoming new participants.**

 New program to be announced.

: AACI  03 696-0389 or aacicentralregion@gmail.com
It's Happy Hour!!!!  Hope to see you there.
The Body's Ability to Heal Itself
Sunday, 11 May, 11:00
You are invited to a talk by Devorah Kur that will explore the Body’s ability to heal itself.
Devorah Kur is a motivational speaker and practitioner in different areas of alternative health. She is passionate about the body’s innate ability to heal itself and expresses this through her work with Reflexology, Logotherapy, Reiki and Indian Head Massage.
Devorah is fascinated by the role that the thoughts we think and our attitudes in life, have on our lives and our bodies. Her main emphasis through her treatments is to promote healing within the patient, encouraging them to take responsiblity for their illnesses, symptoms or diseases and to understand deeper meaning behind them.
All this allows us to live more fulfilled and enriched lives.
For more information: www.dkwellness.co.il
Members: NIS 20  Non-members: NIS 30
AACI, 94 Allenby, (Entrance “aleph”) Tel Aviv
Registration Essential: AACI – 03 – 696 0389 or aacicentralregion@gmail.com
Bridge Lessons In Ra’anana
Bridge lessons for those with basic knowledge of the game (Advanced Beginners)
Wednesday evenings 7-9pm in Ra’anana
Join ongoing group meeting in private home, at no charge for first lesson, to determine if class suitable for you.
Cost for course of 5 lessons: Members: NIS 200.  Non-members: NIS 300. Limited availability.
Registration and Further Information: AACI 03–696 0389
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.
AACI Tel Aviv Book Club
Both men and women are invited to join the AACI Tel Aviv Book Club.  Meets monthly at 11am.  Details, please call: AACI:  03 – 696 0389 or telaviv@aaci.org.il
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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AACI 55+/ - Friendship Circle - Activities for Singles & Couples
AACI Yard Sale
May 9, 09:00-12:00
The Yael Whiffenpoofs
Monday, June 23, 20:00
 AACI Travel Program 2014
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