Origin of Halloween in the United States

By Phyllis Similar to Finland, Halloween in America evolved from Samhain, a celebration marking the end of summer and the harvest.  The celebration took place on the evening of October 31, which was New Year’s Eve to the Celts. It was believed the boundaries between...

International Neighbors Gathering Invitation

Wildwood Tea Group, before the pandemic Please join International Neighbors for a gathering on September 23rd from 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm at the Bernard Maas Shelter in Gallup Park 3000 Fuller Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48105 This is a gathering to celebrate another year of...

October IN Day: Outdoor Art Fair Saturday, October 9 11am – 3pm

The International Neighbors Cultural Encounters group is hosting an Art Fair event for all IN members and friends! The event will take place on Saturday, October 9th, 2021 from 11am to 3pm, at 2555 Devonshire Road, Ann Arbor. The Art Fair will serve as our October IN...

February IN Day: GEMINI Concert on Feb. 20th

You will not want to miss this popular Ann Arbor acoustic duo of twin brothers Laszlo and Sandor Slomovits perform a special program for International Neighbors! GEMINI celebrates with their audiences the fun, warmth, and humor of family life. Kids and adults love to...

The Joy of Listening and Singing Along with Popular Music

By Marcy. Music is one of my great joys in life! I love to get together with my friends and sing all kinds of music for hours. We sing from songbooks that encompass a whole range of genres including folk, popular, religious, country western, and even lullabies. We’re...

International Neighbors Fall Open House 2019

Please join us from 1:00-2:30pm on September 19, 2019 at Zion Lutheran Church Social Hall, 1501 W. Liberty, Ann Arbor to learn more about our organization and programs.  International Neighbors invites international and local women to come together to make friends...