JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois Program on Sunday, June 28, 2015: #general
Program: Sunday, June 28, 2015
Program starts 2:00 p.m. at Temple Beth-El, 3610 Dundee Road,
The Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois will hold a 'Kvell and Tell'
session on Sunday, June 28, 2015, as part of its annual meeting.
Selected members will take turns sharing family history discoveries and
research tips starting at 2 p.m. at Temple Beth-El, 3610 Dundee Road,
The JGSI meeting facilities at Temple Beth-El will open at 12:30 p.m. to
accommodate members who want to use or borrow genealogy library
materials, get help with genealogy websites, or ask genealogical
questions before the main program begins at 2 p.m. For more information,
visit http://jgsi.org/ or phone 312-666-0100.
Those who wish to participate in the 'Kvell and Tell' session as
presenters should send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with a summary of
the presentation they seek to offer and a brief biographical
description. Each person is limited to 10 minutes to enable more members
to share their discoveries, experiences and suggestions.
Topics should be limited to Jewish genealogy, family history research
methodology, personal family history anecdotes and discoveries.
PowerPoint presentations are suggested but not required. Live online
access may not be used during the presentations; however, screenshots
are recommended. The six most relevant presentation proposals will be
The June 28 meeting will also feature the co-presidents' annual report
and the introduction of JGSI officers and other board members.
Submitted by Sandra Schon Kiferbaum
JGSI Publicity Vice President