Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois Meeting March 4, 2018 #general
Debbie Kroopkin, president of the Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois, will
speak on Techniques for Using Jewishgen.org at 7 p.m. Sunday, March 4, 2018, at
Congregation Beth Shalom, 772 W. 5th Ave.,Naperville, Ill.
Registration and networking begin at 6:30 p.m. For more information, see
https://jgsi.org/event-2811844 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 Jewish
family history researchers glean as much information as possible on
their families and ancestral towns.
Before becoming JGSI president, Debbie served three years as its
co-president. Prior to that, she served as JGSI director of special
projects. She has worked on her family history for over two decades and
now conducts research for others. She has a master's degree in social
work administration with grant writing, interagency collaboration and
program planning experience.
For more information about the Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois
or the JGSI schedule of future events, visit http://jgsi.org/ or phone
Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois