JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois meeting---Sunday, June 26, 2016---Kvell and Tell short presentations #general


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Jewish genealogists to share discoveries and offer tips at June 26,
2016, JGSI meeting:

Speakers have been selected for the Jewish Genealogical Society of
Illinois "Kvell and Tell" session on Sunday, June 26, 2016, as part of
its annual meeting. The chosen speakers will take turns sharing family
history discoveries and research tips in five short presentations
starting at 2 p.m. at Temple Beth-El, 3610 Dundee Road, Northbrook, Ill.

The speakers and topics are: Barry Finkel, "The Saga of Grace Milhouse
and Her Eugenic Baby"; Marcia Hirsch, "The Hirsch Family Book"; Rebecca
Hurwitz, "Creating a Biography Through Genealogy"; Debbie Kroopkin and
Scott Meyer, "What is StoryCorps?"; and Martin Fischer, "Write It! Tips
for Saving and Sharing Family History in Written Form."

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,
see http://jgsi.org/ or phone 312-666-0100.

The June 26 meeting will also feature the co-presidents' annual report
and the introduction of JGSI officers and other board members.

Submitted by:
Martin Fischer
Vice President-Publicity
Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois

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