JGS of Illinois members to share discoveries and research tips virtually on June 27, 2021 #jgs-iajgs #announcements


Martin Fischer
 

The Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois will hold a virtual “Kvell and Tell” session on Sunday, June 27, 2021, as part of the group’s annual meeting. Several JGSI members will take turns sharing family history discoveries and research tips. This meeting, which starts at 2 p.m. CDT (U.S. and Canada), also features a brief annual report from JGSI’s president, Debbie Kroopkin. (A separate JGSI members-only genealogy question-and-answer discussion time will start at 1 p.m.)

To register for this free event, go to https://jgsi.org/Events-calendar. After you register, you will be sent a link to join the meeting. This webinar will be recorded so that JGSI’s paid members who are unable to view it live will be able to view the recording later.

The varied, entertaining, and informative short “Kvell and Tell” talk topics relate to Jewish genealogy or family history research methods, anecdotes, or discoveries.

For more information, see https://jgsi.org or phone 312-666-0100.

JGSI is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping members collect, preserve, and perpetuate the records and history of their ancestors. The group is a resource for the worldwide Jewish community to research their Chicago-area roots. The JGSI motto is “Members Helping Members Since 1981.” The group has more than 300 members and is affiliated with the International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies.

JGSI's paid members have access to useful and informative online family history research resources, including a members’ forum, more than 65 video recordings of past speakers’ presentations, monthly JGSI E-News, quarterly Morasha JGSI newsletter, and much more.

Members as well as non-members are invited to look for their ancestors on the free searchable JGSI Jewish Chicago Database.


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Martin Fischer
Vice President-Publicity
Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois

JGSI website: https://jgsi.org

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