Oct. 30 JGS of Illinois meeting: "Techniques for Using Jewishgen.org" by Debbie Kroopkin #general
Debbie Kroopkin, co-president of the Jewish Genealogical Society of
Illinois, will speak on "Techniques for Using Jewishgen.org" at the
Sunday, Oct. 30, 2016, meeting of the Jewish Genealogical Society of
Illinois. Her presentation will begin at 2 p.m. at Temple Beth-El, 3610
Dundee Road, Northbrook, Ill.
The JGSI meeting facilities at Temple Beth-El will open at 12:30 p.m. to
accommodate those who want to use or borrow genealogy library materials,
get help with genealogy websites or ask genealogical questions before
the main program begins at 2 p.m. For more information, visit
http://jgsi.org/event-2172467 or phone 312-666-0100.
In her presentation, Debbie will guide us through the Jewishgen.org
maze, explaining the structure and purpose of the many components of the
website. Her presentation will provide details that will help researchers
glean as much information as possible on their families and towns.
The JGSI "help desk" and 800-volume library are open >from 12:30 to 1:45
p.m. at each regular monthly meeting. This event is free and open to the
Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois