Candies for Halloween: How to Make them Healthier

By Aline C. “Trick or treat” was the most common expression yelled on October 31st last year in my neighborhood in Ann Arbor, Michigan. I was very excited with that because Halloween celebration doesn’t exist in my home country. To prepare myself to that, I inquired...

Upcoming IN Day: Halloween Party, Oct 17th

You are invited to International Neighbors’ Halloween Dance & Yoga Party led by our energetic fitness and Yoga instructor Pen Pen. Come dressed in a costume (optional) you can groove in and play some spooktacular yogarama and other Halloween games. Kids are...

Getting to Know Khadra M

By Marcy. What a pleasant development it was to be offered the opportunity to talk with Khadra and to learn about how she made her way from her home of Somalia to Ann Arbor and International Neighbors. Behind her gentle smile and conservative dress stands a woman of...

A Perfect Fall Walk Though the “Grandmother Trees”

By Robyn. Living by the University of Michigan Arboretum, one of my favorite places to take visitors is the Grandmother Tree Walk. These eleven trees are the oldest trees of their kind in the Arboretum and generations of trees have descended from them. Started as a...

October in Michigan

By Shirley M. I think fall is my favorite season here in Michigan. The light is not so intense anymore, as it was in the summer, nor the heat is as intense either. As a matter of fact, the weather is about as perfect as you can get: not too hot, but not too cold...

Memories of October

By Qi. September is almost gone, and October is around the corner. When I think about the memories of October, I have totally different memories of China and the US. When I start to write about memories of past October events in China, the primary memory is about the...

Holiday Hodge Podge

By Lana. It is the time of year when the stores are bombarding shoppers with items for end-of-year holidays. Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas (to a much lesser extent and my great relief).  You cannot imagine the angst that this conundrum has brought upon me. ...

Tea Group Registration Fixed!

Please try again to Request to Join the Tea Groups if you had difficulty the first time. We apologize for the unexpected technical glitch and welcome you to join our warm and wonderful Tea Groups! Any questions please contact Robyn tea@international-neighbors.org...

Help us spread the word about IN

CALLING ALL MEMBERS: Please help International Neighbors spread the word about our organization. This year, we have made available to you a flyer that can be easily downloaded and printed from our website. Use this flyer to introduce IN to your friends, family...

Welcome Back Neighbors and Welcome Newcomers!

We are so happy you are part of International Neighbors. Thank you for allowing me to serve as your President for 2019-2020. It is an honor and privilege to have the trust of my fellow members to lead this outstanding organization. It is an exciting time of growth and...