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Community Bulletin Board is published every Tuesday. Please submit notices of up to 40 words by noon Thursday.
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The International Women's Club is holding its annual WINTER BAZAAR on Dec. 10 at the Radisson Slavyanskaya Hotel from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event is to feature a silent auction and a raffle. Proceeds benefit charities in and around Moscow. Entrance is 100 rubles. 2 Ploshchad Yevropy, M. Kievskaya.

The MOSCOW INTERNATIONAL CHOIR performs Christmas music on Tue. Dec. 11 and Fri. Dec 14 from 7:30 p.m at St. Andrew's Church, 8 Voznesensky Per., M. Okhotny Ryad/Pushkinskaya. Tickets are 300 rubles. Proceeds go to the Otkazniki children's charity. Call (917) 552-8339 for more information.

The Deloitte Foundation is to hold a CHRISTMAS BAZAAR to raise money for the DownsideUp and EveryChild charities, with stalls, food and drinks, prizes, a choir and more. The bazaar is on Thur. Dec. 13 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Yakobi Yard between the Mokhovaya and Romanov Dvor business centers, 4 Romanov Per., M. Biblioteka Imeni Lenina. For more details contact Tatiana Grinenko, 787-0600 ext. 1057, or Aisleen Randhawa, 787-0600 ext. 2911.

"The Scottish Enlightenment, the Law and Russia" is the title of a lecture by Ian Mitchell, Scottish author, on Friday, Dec. 14, at 7:00 p.m. hosted by ENGLISH LANGUAGE EVENINGS at the Chekhov Cultural Center, 6 Strastnoi Bulvar (through the tunnel, first door on left), M Chekhovskaya. 50 rubles. www.elemoscow.net.

U.S. citizens: You can vote in the presidential primaries from overseas! It's easy to register to vote, look up your state deadlines, and find links to nonpartisan candidate information at the OVERSEAS VOTE FOUNDATION at www.overseasvotefoundation.org.

EXPAT CHORUS: The Moscow Oratorio Society is rehearsing on Wednesday evenings in preparation for a holiday concert of Handel's Messiah and other seasonal music. All voice parts welcome. For more information call 8-910-44-65-711 or email admin@moscoworatorio.com.

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 sdboddy@yahoo.co.uk.

The AMERICAN WOMEN'S ORGANIZATION meets the first and third Wed. from 10:30 a.m. to noon at the Hard Rock Cafe, Arbat 44. E-mail awomoscow@yahoo.com. Every second Wed., 10:30 a.m. to noon at the Arbat Hard Rock, there's a newcomer's coffee.

The BRITISH WOMEN'S CLUB, open to all British passport holders and their spouses, meets at the British Embassy on the second Tues. of every month, 10 a.m.-noon. New members always welcome but must register in advance. For further details, contact infor@bwcmoscow.co.uk.

THE NIGERIAN COMMUNITY RUSSIA is a non-tribal, non-sectarian, non-commercial social association of Nigerians and persons of Nigerian descent and their spouses living in Russia. Nigerians are encouraged to register their membership by e-mailing nigeriancommunityrussia@yahoo.com. For more information about events, visit www.nigeriancommunity.ru.

The SWEDISH WOMEN'S EDUCATIONAL ASSOCIATION organizes monthly coffee mornings and daytime and evening activities. It is open to all Swedish-speaking women. For more information, call Kristina Bjorklund at 956-1027, e-mail kristinabjorklund70@hotmail.com or visit www.swea.org.

ATTENTION U.S. CITIZENS! The U.S. Embassy urges all Americans to register with its American Citizen Services unit. Registration lets us know you're here and helps us help you in an emergency. Details at www.travel.state.gov, 728-5577 or moscowwarden@state.gov.

THE ICL HELP LINE is a free, confidential, professional phone counseling service. Experience in counseling on relational and personal issues, tough emotional experiences, careers and psychotherapy. English, Russian, French, Polish. 8-926-113-3373, 8 a.m. to 11 p.m., or e-mail ICL@list.ru.

MOSCOW ENGLISH CONVERSATION CLUB invites foreigners and Russians who wish to speak English to meetings Wed. and Sun. from 6 p.m. to 9.30 p.m. at the Chekhov Cultural Center, 6/2 Strastnoi Bulvar (M. Chekhovskaya). Entrance: 100 rubles, buffet included. www.1mecc.ru.

CINEMA CLUB at the Italian Cultural Institute. We regularly show the best contemporary Italian movies. A wonderful chance to see films unavailable in Russia. Performances introduced by native speakers, discussions. Free entrance. Information and program at www.iicmosca.esteri.it and cultura.iicmosca@esteri.it.

RELIGIOUS SERVICES



ST ANDREW'S ANGLICAN CHURCH MOSCOW, 8 Voznesensky Per. (M. Okhotny Ryad and M. Pushkinskaya). 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 www.standrewsmoscow.org 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 jw_moscow@yahoo.com.

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 office@icamoscow.org or see www.icamoscow.org.

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 www.icfmoscow.org.

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 nashulmans@mail.ru.