Gesher Galicia SIG #Galicia Andrew Zalewski to speak Sunday on Long Island #galicia


Renee Steinig
 

Gesher Galicia Board Member Andrew Zalewski will be the guest speaker
at the upcoming meeting of the Jewish Genealogy Society of Long
Island:

Sunday, Nov. 20, 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Mid-Island Y-JCC, 45 Manetto Hill Road, Plainview NY
(directions: http://www.miyjcc.org/contact)

His talk -- "Galician Portraits: The Story of Jews, Gentiles, and
Emperors" -- will be illustrated by archival pictures of Galicia, old
maps, and genealogical findings.

Andrew is the author of two books on Galicia -- "Galician Portraits.
In Search of Jewish Roots" and "Galician Trails. The Forgotten Story
of One Family" -- and a popular speaker at Jewish genealogy
conferences and regional genealogy events. In addition, he recently
spoke at Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland, and at the Center
for Urban History of East Central Europe in Lviv, Ukraine.

Read more about the program at
http://www.geshergalicia.org/meetings/galician-portraits-the-story-of-jews-gentiles-and-emperors/
[or tinyurl.com/AZ1120]
about Andrew at
http://www.geshergalicia.org/about-galicia/board-of-directors/,
and about his books at http://thelzopress.com.

All are welcome and admission is free. For more information about the
JGSLI and is future programs, see JGSLI.org .

Renee

Renee Stern Steinig
genmaven@gmail.com

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