JGS Palm Beach County, FL MiniConference Workshop #general
Sylvia Furshman Nusinov
Annual Genealogy MiniConference Workshop, sponsored by the Jewish
Genealogical Society of Palm Beach County Inc., Florida
Wednesday, February 28, 2007 at the Beifield Auditorium, Sandler Center,
Levis Jewish Community Center Boca Raton, FL, Glades Road and 95th Ave.
South, Boca Raton
9:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. Registration begins at 8:30 A.M.
The MiniConference/Workshop is open to both members and non-members.
Advance reservations are requested but will be accepted at the door on the
day of the Workshop.
Cost for the all-day Conference is $40 for members, $45 for non-members. The
fee includes a copy of the 7th edition of the Beginners and Intermediate
Genealogical Workbook, a Kosher box lunch, numerous genealogically related
handouts and door prizes, including a free genealogy DNA test and
A full day of lectures will be presented by experts in all areas of
Speakers and their topics:
Pam Cooper - Past President of the Florida State Genealogical Society
1. "How Accurate Are Your Senses? Getting Past the Errors in Census
2. "Stop The Ship! I Want To Get On!"
An invaluable insight to life on the ship >from departure to arrival
that changed peoples lives.
Michael Mitchell - Georgia Historical Society, Sons of Confederate
"United States Civil War - First and Only Time Jews Were Killing Jews"
Alfred M.Silberfeld - Past President , JGSPBCI
"Genealogy -- >from The Beginning"- Utilizing the 2006 Award winning
Dennis Rice - President, JGSPBCI
"Power Point 101" - How to develop a presentation using Power Point.
Ann Rabinowitz - Member, JGSPBCI
"You May Have Relatives in South Africa"
Helene Kenvin - - Member, JGSPBCI
"Start Your Family Books Now!!"
A Resource Room and the JGS Palm Beach County Library Collection
will be open throughout the day and computers will be available for
For further information and reservations email Joel Sisitsky, Chairman