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Community Bulletin Board is published every Tuesday. Please submit notices of up to 50 words by noon Thursday.
E-mail, call 234-3223 or fax 232-6529.

The American Women's Organization is holding its 14th ANNUAL CRAFT FAIR with jewelry, art, carpets, ceramics and more. Proceeds go to the Nastenka Foundation supporting Moscow's Paediatric Cancer Hospital. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Thu., Nov. 8, at Park Place, 113/1 Leninsky Prospekt. Admission 100 rubles.

"The Role of Political Parties in the USA" is the title of a lecture by Nicolas Katsakis, U.S. Embassy, hosted by ENGLISH LANGUAGE EVENINGS. Friday, Nov. 2, 7 p.m. at the Chekhov Cultural Center, 6 Strastnoi Bulvar (through the tunnel, first door on the left). M. Chekhovskaya. Admission 50 rubles.

THE EXPAT OVER 30'S FOOTBALL (SOCCER!) LEAGUE is looking for new players for one of eight teams playing weekly on the full-size indoor pitch at Dinamo Stadium. Games are 11-a-side with pro referees, fully sponsored kits and Powerade. If you're 28 or over and have played before, contact Nick Rees at

The NEW English Communication Club meets twice a week at Cofemax cafe/bar. Enjoy the nice atmosphere, exchange language and make new local friends. Contact George at 8-916-331-6862.

PRACTICE YOUR RUSSIAN? Are you a wannabe Russian speaker who finds it difficult to practice? Would you like to help form a 'Cafe Club' that meets on a weekly basis? Contact Simon on

THE RUSSIAN LITERATURE AND THEATER GROUP offers the opportunity of meeting and becoming acquainted with the work of contemporary Russian writers and theater people once a month. Occasional vacancies for Russian-speaking members. Contact Amanda at 8-903-764-4839 or

Join AMC PUBLIC SPEAKING CLUB today! The goal of this non-commercial society is to provide you with the best environment to improve your communication and leadership skills. Native or fluent English speakers only. Visit

Do you want to be a better communicator? Join MOSCOW FREE SPEAKERS, an English public-speaking club. Meets every first and third Thu. at 7 p.m. at Chama center, 52A Leningradskoye Shosse (M. Vodny Stadion). For more information, please see, or e-mail

THE RABBIT HOLE. Open mic writers' and artists' group for people wishing to share prose, poetry and songs. Primarily English-language but an international crowd. Alternate Sundays in the back room at the FAQ Cafe, 9/2 Gazetny Pereulok. E-mail

DEMOCRATS ABROAD meets on the third Thu. of each month for political discussion at "The Place" restaurant at Kosmodamianskaya Nab. 52, bldg. 5 (M. Paveletskaya). New members are welcome! For more information, contact Kim Reed on

AMERICAN EMBASSY COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION PRESCHOOL is located in the U.S. Embassy Compound, but is available to non-Embassy American and foreign diplomats. Our school welcomes children from ages 3 to 5, and works from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, please call 728-5354 or email

THE INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S CLUB holds newcomers coffee mornings the second Tue. of every month at the Hard Rock Cafe. Everyone is welcome from 10 a.m. to noon.

POMOSHCH DETYAM FOUNDATION helps orphans, poor families and children's institutions. We need donations of food, clothes, school supplies, detergents etc. Contact Anton (English, Russian, French, Italian) at or Zhanna (Russian) at 203-1306, weekdays, noon to 7 p.m.

A FRANCOPHONES CLUB for all who want to speak French meets every Sat. For information about our programs (devoted to French culture, music, arts, etc.; party games, excursions) and for registration, please call 771-0491 or e-mail See

The mission of YES CLUB is to develop through learning from each other. We hold discussions in English every Wed. at 7 p.m. at Pervoye Sentyabrya publishing house, Kievskaya 24 (M. Studencheskaya). Visit, e-mail or call Lyuba at 8-916-225-2532.

RUSSIAN INDIAN HERITAGE ACADEMY invites all to attend various courses, weekend seminars and practical individual yoga and meditation sessions for combating psychosomatic problems related to stress, hypertension, diabetes and asthma. For details, e-mail or visit


ST ANDREW'S ANGLICAN CHURCH MOSCOW, 8 Voznesensky Per. (M. Okhotny Ryad. Sung eucharist on Sun. at 11 a.m. Holy Communion at 7 p.m. Wed., Bible study after at 7:30 p.m. For other services, see or call 629-0990.

MOSCOW PROTESTANT CHAPLAINCY at St. Andrew's Anglican Church, 8 Voznesensky Per., meets every Sun. at 3 p.m. Childcare for the service, Sunday School, a 7th-12th grade youth group following the service. A number of mid-week programs. Call 143-3562.

MOSCOW INTERNATIONAL SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST CHURCH, 9/3 Nagatinskaya Ulitsa, M. Nagatinskaya, Kolomenskaya, 499-725-5398. Sabbath School begins Sat. at 10:30 a.m., church service at 12 p.m. Services in English and Russian.

OUR LADY OF HOPE meets Sun. in English, French, 12:15 p.m., Immaculate Conception Church, 27 Ul. Malaya Gruzinskaya, and in English at 6 p.m. Sat. and Sun., 7/4 Kutuzovsky Prospekt, Korpus 5, Entrance 3, Flat 42. Contact Fr. Michael: 243-9621.

THE MOSCOW ENGLISH CONGREGATION OF JEHOVAH'S WITNESSES meets in the Kingdom Hall at Ul. Mikhalkovskaya 36 on Wed. and Fri. at 7 p.m., Sun. at 10 a.m. Contact 456-1280 or

INTERNATIONAL CHRISTIAN ASSEMBLY has a service 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sun. Yunost Hotel, 34 Khamovnichesky Val Ul. Phone 7-962-933-3581, e-mail or see

MOSCOW GOOD NEWS CHURCH meets Sun. at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m., Dom Kultury MIIT, 6 Novosushchyovsky Per. (M. Novoslobodskaya). Free buses from the metro.

INTERNATIONAL CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP, an evangelical church in the heart of Moscow, welcomes you to our English worship services on Sun., 11:15 a.m., at 12a Bolshoi Nikolopeskovsky Per. Sunday school 10 a.m.-11 a.m. Call 507-0635 or see

ORTHODOX SHABBAT MORNING SERVICES near Marina Roshcha synagogue (M. Savyolovskaya). For more information, contact Rabbi Avraham Berkowitz at 130-6528.

MOSCOW CONGREGATION FOR PROGRESSIVE JUDAISM at Moscow Jewish Community House, 14/1 Ul. Volochayevskaya (M. Baumanskaya and M. Ploshchad Ilicha). Friday night service (Russian/Hebrew) at 7 p.m. For details of festival services (English/Hebrew), please contact Rabbi Nelly Shulman on