Gesher Galicia SIG #Galicia JGSGW Celebrates 36th Anniversary in Rockville, MD #galicia
Marlene Katz Bishow <mlbishow@...>
Sunday, November 13, 2016 at 1 PM.
Location: B'nai Israel Congregation, Gudalsky Hall, 6301 Montrose Rd,
Rockville, MD 20852
The Jewish Genealogy Society of Greater Washington (JGSGW) will celebrate
its 36th Anniversary with a gala Luncheon on Sunday, November 13, 2016.
Started with only a dozen founding members and swelled to hundreds, we
shall recognize our founders, and particularly honor the enormous
contributions to the development of organized Jewish genealogy made by
our own Sallyann Amdur Sack-Pikus, who chaired the first Jewish genealogy
conference in Washington just a year later and the first international Jewish
genealogy conference in Jerusalem three years after that - and didn't stop
Hear renowned speaker Arthur Kurzweil, author of the ground-breaking
from Generation to Generation, the informative book which started so manyof us down the intoxicating path to discover our roots.
So, enjoy fabulous kosher food, and celebrate 36 years of JGSGW's
outstanding support for Jewish genealogy: make your reservation NOW
(deadline is October 28, 2016)! More details at
If you would like to sponsor a congratulatory ad in our commemorative
program, honoring JGSGW or our honoree, Sallyann Amdur Sack-Pikus.
OR if you would like to share the names and towns that you are researching,
here is your opportunity to do so at an affordable price!
For more information contact jgsgw36@...
Marlene Katz Bishow
Jewish Genealogy Society of Greater Washington
36th Anniversary Committee Chair
Immediate Past President
Co-chair DC2011 International Conference