JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Speakers selected for June 24 Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois "Kvell and Tell" program #general
The Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois will hold a "Kvell and Tell"
session on Sunday, June 24, 2018, as part of the group's 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,
Registration, networking, the JGSI help desk and research library will
open at 12:30 p.m.
The June 24 meeting will also feature the JGSI president's annual report
and the introduction of JGSI officers and other board members.
"Kvell and Tell" presentations will include the following:
--Gail Duberchin (writer name Gayle Ann Weinstein): "How To Write An
Oral History Memoir" and the reading by the Debbie Kroopkin, Rebecca
Hurwitz, and Gayle Ann Weinstein of a short family history play, "Meet
Me On The Corner."
--Dale Amdur: "More than Names on a Piece of Paper or Pictures on a
Wall," about the two family history books she wrote.
--Marcia Hirsch: "Mannish Tana," about the family oriented Monopoly-like
game she created for her family Passover Seders.
--Bobby Jacobs: "Learn How to Do and Not Do Research"
--Marty Fischer: "My Family History Website," a short tour through
For more information, call 312-666-0100 or see https://jgsi.org . This
event is free and open to the public.
Presentations will be recorded and later made available in the Members
Only section of the JGSI website.
Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois