Gesher Galicia SIG #Galicia Gesher Galicia NYC Meeting - Oct. 21, 2007 - 11:30 a.m. #galicia

Pamela Weisberger <pweisberger@...>

To all Galitizianers!

We are pleased to announce the fourth annual Gesher Galicia regional
meeting to be held in New York City this fall:

Sunday, October 21st >from 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
at the Center for Jewish History at 15 West 16th Street.

Our program will include a report on the Lviv archives cadastral map
and homeowner/landowner records project, JRI-Poland update, shtetl
trip/cemetery restoration report by Linda Cantor, Daniel Mendelsohn's
Bolechow Jewish Heritage Society (BJHS) report by Joan Adler, and a
screening of the short film "Past Lives: The Stanley Diamond Story."

from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. informal Galician town and region research
groups and birds-of-a-feather networking will take place over lunch.

At 2:00 p.m., as part of the JGSNY main program, Susana Bloch will
discuss: "Recreating your Shtetl - Why and How," which will explain
how to create a group and website dedicated to your ancestral towns.

More program details will be forthcoming soon, but if you are
interested in coordinating or leading a town or region research group
BOF this day, during the lunch-hour time slot, please get in touch
with me.

Mark your calendars now! This meeting is free of charge and we hope
to see many Galician researchers there.

Our website:

Pamela Weisberger
Gesher Galicia Research Coordinator

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