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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

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Community Bulletin Board is published every Tuesday. Please submit notices of up to 40 words by noon Thursday.
E-mail community@imedia.ru,
call +7 (495) 234-3223 or
fax +7 (495) 232-6529.



THE CIVIC ASSISTANCE CENTER FOR THE ADAPTATION AND EDUCATION OF CHILDREN OF FORCED MIGRANTS is looking for excellent English speakers to be volunteer teachers. If you can offer 1 1/2 hours in the early evening, contact Katya: 350-0427 or smkat@inbox.ru.

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 antonsm2002@hotmail.com or Zhanna (Russian) at 203-1306, weekdays, noon to 7 p.m.

RGGU AMERICAN CENTER needs donations: Don't throw away stuff you can't take back to home. Instead, donate it to RGGU's Russian-American Academic Center for American Studies. We need books, magazines, CDs. Contact Lauren or Lena at 250-6862, e-mail: amcenter@rsuh.ru

The INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S CLUB of Moscow is having its first general meeting of the season on Thu. Sept. 27 at Spaso House, 10 Spasopeskovsky Per., from 10 a.m. to noon. Bring your passport and 2,000 rubles for the membership fee. For more information, please see www.iwcmoscow.ru.

ROTARY CLUB MOSCOW INTERNATIONAL is holding a charity social dance party on Fri. Sept. 28 from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the Marriott Royal Aurora, 11/20 Ul. Petrovka. For bookings please call 229-1199 or see www.fredastaire.ru.

EXPAT CHORUS: The Moscow Oratorio Society rehearses on Wednesday evenings in preparation for a holiday concert of Handel's "Messiah" and other seasonal music. All voice parts welcome. Meet new people at our dacha party on September 30. For more information please call 8-910-44-65-711 or email admin@moscoworatorio.com.

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

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

The New ENGLISH COMMUNICATION CLUB is meets twice a week at Cofemax, 3 Novoslobodskaya Ul. Enjoy the nice atmosphere, exchange language and make new local friends. Wed. from 7:30 to 10 p.m. and Sun. from 6 to 9 p.m. For more details, please visit www.comclub.ru or contact George, 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 sdboddy@yahoo.co.uk.

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 on Tue. Occasional vacancies for Russian-speaking members. Contact Amanda on 8-903-764-4839 or amanda_c@mail.ru.

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 kimzbish@yahoo.com.

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.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS: If you want to stop drinking, we can help. English-language meetings Tue., Thu., Fri. at 7:30 p.m., Sat. at 5 p.m. St. Andrew's Church, 8 Voznesensky Pereulok. For more information, please call 8-985-768-2551 or 106-7140.

English-language AL-ANON WEEKLY SUPPORT GROUP, for friends and families of alcoholics, meets Tue., 7:30 to 8:30 p.m., 8/5 Voznesensky Pereulok at St. Andrew's Church, basement level. All are welcome. Email: english-alanon-moscow@hotmail.com. Al-Anon is a worldwide support program. Visit www.al-anon.alateen.org.

HIKERS, WALKERS AND NATURE-LOVERS meet every Sunday to hike in forests around Moscow. Information about meeting points, distances, etc., can be found at www.hike.narod.ru. We are an international community and welcome expats as well as short-term visitors.

RELIGIOUS SERVICES



ST ANDREW'S ANGLICAN CHURCH MOSCOW, 8 Voznesensky Per. (M. Okhotny Ryad/Pushkinskaya). Sung eucharist on Sun. at 11 a.m. Holy Communion at 7 p.m. Wed., Bible study after at 7:30 p.m. 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 Ul., 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. South MGNC meets 10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., Shalom Theater, 71 Varshavskoye Shosse, M. Varshavskaya.

INTERNATIONAL CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP, an evangelical church, has 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.