JGSPBCI, FL - December meeting #general

Sylvia Furshman Nusinov

Jewish Genealogical Society Palm Beach County Inc.
Wednesday, December 13, 2006
Where: South County Civic Center, 16700 Jog Road, Delray Beach, FL
Time: 11:30 AM Hungary/Romania SIG (Special Interest Group) classroom 1
12:30 PM brick wall
1:00 pm Program and brief business meeting

Using Israeli Archives & Resources
For Worldwide Jewish Records

Guest Speaker: Michael Goldstein
Israel holds a treasure of data relating to Jews who have lived in Palestine
or Israel--as well as those who never set foot in the Holy Land. The
presentation will include an exploration of such prominent Israeli archives
as The Hebrew University and National Library, the Joint Distribution
Committee, The Central Archives of the History of the Jewish People, Yad
Vashem, and more. Mr. Goldstein will touch on the importance of each as a
repository for records, books, photos and documents, as well as their
particular area of concentration. In addition, he will explore a range of
known and lesser-known sources
consisting of Israeli government databases, cemetery records,
landsmenshafts, and others.

Wednesday, January 10, 2007
DNA Testing For Genealogy
Speaker: Bennett Greenspan
Bennett Greenspan is the CEO of Family Tree DNA, one of the leading DNA
firms that specializes in genealogy applications. He will speak on the
subject of DNA testing for genealogy.

Special Events:
Registration open!
16th Annual Lunch And Learn
11:30 AM Sunday, January 21, 2007
Benvenuto Caterestaurant
1730 North Federal Highway
Boynton Beach, FL
Guest Speaker: Dr. Neal Rosenstein
World renowned author, lecturer, Rabbinic Scholar
$35.00 per Paid Up 2007 member, spouse or significant other
$39.00 per non-member guest
Contact: Sylvia Nusinov, curiousyl@bellsouth.net or Jackie Fineblit,

3rd Annual Mini-Conference/16th Annual Workshop
Wednesday February 28, 2007
Sandler Center for Jewish Life Enhancement
Levis Jewish Community Center Campus
Glades Rd. & 95th Ave. Boca Raton
Chairperson: Joel Sisitsky sisitsky@adelphia.net
9 AM to 4:30 PM.
Registration 8:30 AM to 9:00 AM
Members: $40 Non Members: $45
Price includes the just published FSGS award winning 2006 Workbook and a
Kosher box lunch

For additional JGSPBCI information - click on our web site:


Dennis Rice, President drtigers@aol.com

Jacqueline Fineblit, Email Coordinator jsfine@adelphia.

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