JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen JGSGW Washington, DC - "Daily Life in Galicia" #general

Marlene Bishow

The next meeting of the Jewish Genealogy Society of Greater Washington (DC)
will take place:

on May 7, 2006
at B'nai Israel Congregation, 6301 Montrose Road, Rockville, MD in the
Stearman Auditorium

Topic: Daily Life in Galicia
Speaker: Suzan Wynne

Noon-1:30 PM Board Meeting (No Workshop)
1:30 PM Schmooze
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Did you ever wonder what your ancestors' lives were like? Member and author,
Suzan Wynne will speak about daily life in the cities and shtetls of eastern
Europe, particularly in Galicia. An ample Q&A session will follow the
presentation, so be sure to bring questions.

Suzan is the author of the soon-to-be released "The Galitzianers: The Jews
of Galicia,1772-1918" and of "Finding Your Jewish Roots in Galicia," a
comprehensive guide to doing Galician-Jewish genealogical research. The
later book is currently out of print. and Suzan Wynne, is the founding
president of Gesher Galicia, the Special Interest Group for Jewish
genealogy. She has been doing Galician genealogical research for more than
25 years. Before retiring to pursue a mental health consultation and
supervision practice, Suzan developed and directed a large, private
outpatient mental health center in Montgomery County.

Guests are welcome. For additional information about this meeting, contact
Marlene Bishow at @Marlene

The next meeting of JGSGW will take place on June 11, 2006. This will be a
joint meeting with JGSMD and the guest speaker will be genealogy journalist
Schelly Talalay Dardashti.

for additional information about JGSGW or for directions to our meeting, see

Marlene Bishow
VP Programs
Rockville, MD

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