Edward Rosenbaum <erosenbaum@...>
The next meeting of the Jewish Genealogical Society of Bergen County will be
on Sunday, November 8, 1998 at 2pm. People can come as early 1:00pm to
shmooze and informally discuss successes, problems and solutions. The
topic for November will be "Passenger Arrival Records: Why They Are Valuable
to Genealogical Research." Feel free to bring any passenger arrival
records that you may already have. We will also approve our bylaws and
The meeting will be at the Avotaynu's offices in Bergenfield. Due to
limited seating at the Avotaynu office, please bring your own chair.
Directions to Avotaynu:
155 N. Washington Ave, Bergenfield, New Jersey
Phone: 201-387-7200 (1-800-286-8296 if you are >from a pay phone)
Parking: On-site parking. Park anywhere in the parking lot.
from New Jersey:Get to NJ Route 4. Take the Teaneck Road exit toward Bergenfield (north on
Teaneck Road). After passing the Teaneck Armory on right, you enter
Bergenfield and the street name changes to Washington Avenue. Go through
town to 155 N. Washington Avenue (across the street >from a Wendy's).
Warning: There is a 155 SOUTH Washington Avenue which you will pass before
passing through the heart of the business district.
from Rockland County, New York:Take the Palisade Interstate Parkway southbound to Exit 5S (Route 303,
Tappan). Continue on Route 303 southbound. When you enter New Jersey it
becomes Livingston Avenue. Continue some distance, about 7.5 miles, (the
name changes to Knickerbocker Road after passing the Oradell Reservoir) past
the Cresskill monument traffic circle. The first blinker after the circle
is Hickory Avenue. Right on Hickory to the end which is North Washington
Avenue in Bergenfield. Almost immediately after making a right the office
building is on the right.