International Encounters Group

By Shirley. I think the International Encounters Group is one of the most interesting groups in IN. For those of you who do not know the concept of the group, I can tell you that International Encounters is the most democratic group in IN. To start with, the group...

Conversation Groups

Monday Conversation Group By Dale. Conversation Groups meet weekly, and that makes this type of group special. We get to know each other well by talking about our families, our lives, our interests… in English! And we share experiences of being new to Ann Arbor:...

Discussion Groups

By Lianne. Almost all the Discussion Groups have continued their meetings through Zoom this Summer and Fall! Some groups have even taken advantage of the nice weather to meet together in parks, while socially distancing and wearing masks. The groups meet one or twice...

Reading Groups

By Carole. Do you like to read? Reading Groups are a fun and relaxed place to chat about books!  Not only do we talk about interesting books, but we also chat about our cultures, countries and how we adjust to our new homes and lives in Ann Arbor. Reading Groups are a...

Special Interests Groups

Most of Special Interests groups are not accepting new members at the moment. Some have maintained contact with their current members and some opted to wait until health guidelines have eased and members can safely meet in person again. Only three groups are accepting...

Newsletter Group

By Shirley. If you are reading this, you are familiar with what the Newsletter group does. The Newsletter is published once a month and is composed of several articles written by the members of our team and by contributing members. The Newsletter group is not one to...

Hello International Neighbors members

We want to let you know that we miss you and we are working hard to make sure the international neighbors are able to welcome new members and continue communicating and meeting with our current members. We cannot meet in big groups yet, and most likely will not meet...

Summer Groups Sign-Up

By Shirley. This year, several groups decided to continue to meet during the summer. They have adapted to the new conditions imposed by the Covid-19 pandemic, with most of the groups conducting virtual meetings via Zoom and some others meeting in person following...