JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen JGS Orange County Meeting Announcement #general
Shmuel Fisher <ShmuelF@...>
Jewish Genealogy Society
Of Orange County
8599 Amazon River Circle
Fountain Valley, CA 92708
Leisure World Chapter Chair: Phyllis Solomon
Web page <http://www.jewishgen.org/jgsoc/index.html>
President 2002-3: Corinne Taffel DavidCorinne@... 714.744.3803
October 2002 Meeting Notice
Date: Sunday October 13
Location: Clubhouse 1 Art Gallery in Leisure World.
Enter Gate 1 off El Toro Road, turn left at first stop sign and
proceed to Clubhouse 1 Parking lot. Additional parking in back of
Time: 1- 1:45 PM - individual assistance offered to new researchers and
those running into roadblocks.
2:00 - 3+ PM - Speaker and Q&A
Speaker: Polly Sloan, "The History of Jewish Community in Orange County"
Ms. Sloan is a published poet as well as a freelance writer and
professional newspaper reporter who has written travel and feature articles
for the L.A. Times and Orange Coast magazine. She has long been very
active in a wide variety of service and professional organizations. She
was founding president of the JCC in Laguna Beach (the first JCC in Orange
County), is a member of the O.C. Jewish Federation Board, a board member of
the Orange County JCC, a member of the League of Women Voters, life member
of Hadassah, founding member of Temple Beth El, President of the National
Association of Pen Women, and Founding Chair of the Orange County Jewish
Historical Society, among others.
After the speaker, join us for refreshments and the use of our extensive
Sunday, November 10 - Leisure World Clubhouse #1
Speaker: Linda Schulein, "Report >from the 2002 Annual International
Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies (IAJGS) Conference in Toronto"
There is a charge of $2 for guests.