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Ann Arbor Children's House Montessori Preschool is hiring a Materials Helper to work weekday afternoons from 2-3:45 pm. Click here to read full description. Please contact Ann Arbor Children's House at 734-330-8190 or by email at annarborchildrenshouse@gmail.com.

“JFS is hiring! We are looking for qualified individuals to fill a number of positions including Biller & Bookkeeper, Driver and Development Associate.

Please visit our site for more information!”

Beyond Yahrzeit: Building Family Traditions to Remember and Celebrate our Loved Ones | Monday, September 29 | 7 pm at JCC.  JFS presents an evening of learning with Rabbi Kim Blumenthal. Come explore the gifts of Jewish tradition and ways to individualize your observance and remembrance. This event is FREE. Registration required. Contact Sarah Schneider Hong at sarah.hong.@jfsannarbor.org or 769-0209 to register.

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OSRUI Adult & Family Programs

URJ Olin-Sang-Ruby Union Institute and the WRJ Midwest District present MAH JONGG & GAMES WEEKEND | September 12-14, 2014

For mavens and beginners! Come to OSRUI for a great weekend of mah jongg and games: play 'til you drop, improve your skills, meet other mah jongg lovers, share a relaxing Shabbat, and have a great weekend with friends. Mah jongg instruction will be available, and games will be organized by skill level. Participants are welcome to organize other games as well -- canasta, cribbage or bridge anyone? Registration opens June 1. For more information, see our website: http://osrui.urjcamps.org/yearround/mah_jongg_weekend/


Two Great Opportunities for Teen Israel Travel Financial Assistance:
Susan L. Lichter Memorial Endowed Israel Scholarship Fund and the Federation Subsidy for Teens
If you know a teen who is planning to go to Israel within the next 12 months on an organized program, please have him or her apply for the Susan L. Lichter Memorial Endowed Israel Scholarship Fund and/or the Federation Subsidy for Teens by visiting
Please note, the deadline for applications is Wednesday, April 16.

Dawn Farm | Free Education Programs on Addiction and Recovery

November 19 will bring back a very popular program on "Intervention" by best-selling authors and Intervention specialists Jeff and Debra Jay. New programs include a presentation on "Cultivating Mindfulness to Support Recovery" by U of M Research Assistant Professor Dr. Libby Robinson, and a program addressing the critically important topic of "Relapse Prevention" by Dawn Farm therapist Erik Anderson. Additional programs will address family recovery, co-occurring addiction and psychiatric illness, trauma, grief and loss, domestic violence, physiology of addiction, Collegiate Recovery programs, spirituality, 12 Step programs, tobacco cessation, eating disorders and more.

For additional information including a schedule and flier, please see http://www.dawnfarm.org/programs/education-series or contact 734/485-8725 or info@dawnfarm.org.


Participants will have the opportunity to earn badges as they are exposed to  

and learn skills such as:

Basic First Aid   


Jewish and Folk Songs



Basic Hebrew


Knife Handling



Camping Safety

Fire Building


Plant/Tree Identification

Tent Building and Site Preparation

Canoe and Kayak


Nature Crafts


Whittling/Wood Working




Questions? Contact Ethan Krasnow at ethankrasnow@jccfed.org or 971-0990