JGS Conejo Valley and Ventura County March 6 Meeting at Los Angeles FHL #general


Jan Meisels Allen
 

The Jewish Genealogical Society of the Conejo Valley and Ventura County
(JGSCV) will be meeting on March 6, 2011-Sunday, 1:00 pm-5:00 pm at the Los
Angles Family History Library.

The Topic:
Assisted Research Afternoon at the L.A. Family History Library (FHL)

The JGSCV March 6 meeting is a field trip to the Los Angeles Family History
Library (LAFHL) i10741 Santa Monica Blvd. Los Angeles, where senior members
of JGSCV and volunteers >from the LAFHL will help other members with their
personal genealogy, and LAFHL resources including computer assistance with
many popular genealogical databases including Ancestry.com, Footnote.Com,
Heritage Quest, World Vital Records and Godfrey Memorial Library on-line
resources. The FHL has recently been renovated and increased the number of
computers so more people can use the resources simultaneously. There are
Jewish microfilms of Eastern Europe and a selection of others, and maps and
gazetteers.

Barbara Algaze, volunteer at the LAFHL, and librarian for our sister
society, JGSLA, will give an introduction to the resources at the LAFHL.

This meeting is open only to current dues-paid members of JGSCV although
anyone may join at the door. Annual dues are $25 for an individual and
$30 for a family.

The Jewish Genealogical Society of the Conejo Valley and Ventura County is
dedicated to sharing genealogical information, techniques and research tools
with anyone interested in Jewish genealogy and family history. There is no
charge to attend the meeting.

For more information see our website www.jgscv.org

Jan Meisels Allen
President, JGSCV

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