Hungary SIG #Hungary Friday Sessions at IAJGS Conf-May 15 Early Registration Deadline #hungary

Vivian Kahn

Dear All,

Before you book that return plane ticket, or plan to hop on the train to
your summer home or to take off for the beach, please look at the
Conference's Friday morning schedule. Several exciting presentations,
including sessions of
particular interest to Hungarian SIG members, are planned for Friday

We have been blessed with over 260 presentations. Rather than keeping
everyone awake until midnight every night to attend them, we opted to
schedule a full morning of sessions on Friday, Aug. 18, >from 8:00
a.m. to
12:15 p.m.

If you're interested in Jews >from Lithuania, Ukraine, Hungary, Greece,
Transcarpathia, Scotland -- or New York...

If you'd like to gain exposure on the Internet, unearth deep dark
about the criminals in your family's past, or find other "Jews in the

If you need advice on getting organized, publishing your research, or
conserving your photos and documents...

If you're searching for living relatives or trying to learn more
about Shoah
victims or survivors...

If you hope to understand your "chochka" (or how a word comes to be
that way)...

If you want to hear the story of a genealogist who became "suddenly

...Friday has something for you. I suggest that you read about Friday's
sessions on the Conference web site

One of these programs requires some preparation. For "The Jewish
Chochka and
Ephemera Road Show" (Session 408), Rafi Guber requests that registrants
bring family items, documents, photos, and ephemera to the
conference. He
and a panel will help determine when and >from where the items
originated and
any other secrets they may reveal about your family. Please remember to
bring along items for this exciting session.

Stay through the 18th and leave on a chai!

Roni Seibel Liebowitz
IAJGS 2006 Conference Registration Chair and Exhibit Coordinator

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