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Following each speed-dating event, there is an after-date party held.
Since the Birmingham Aish Center introduced the program to the Detroit area in January, there have been waiting lists to join the Sunday night sessions, which are split into three age groups.
At the end of each seven-minute pairing, participants write down on a form whether they want to see a person again.
There are 100,000 Jews in the Detroit area, according to a survey by the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit.
"It seems very nonthreatening, and it eliminates the awkwardness," Cane, who lives in Farmington Hills, told the Detroit Free Press for a story Saturday.