JGSGW meets in Rockville, MD on September 13 #general
The Virtual Shtetl Project will be presented at the next meeting of the
Jewish Genealogy Society of Greater Washington on Sunday, September 13.
Registration and "schmooze" begins at 1pm, at B'nai Israel, in Rockville,
The speakers will be Museum of the History of Polish Jews deputy coordinator
Grzegorz (Greg) Kolacz; the museum's executive director Robert Socolof; and
Beata Schulman, on the North American Council of the Museum.
The program will begin with a brief introduction to the Museum which will
open in 2012 on the former Warsaw Ghetto site, and will then continue with
the Virtual Shtetl Portal, devoted to local Jewish history.
For more information and directions, check the JGSGW site at
Jeff Miller, President
N. Virginia/Washington DC/Maryland