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JGS of Long Island Meeting


Jackie Wasserstein
 




JEWISH GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY OF LONG ISLAND

Next Meeting Topic Is:

“The Key to Our Future Is to Remember”…Our Past –The Veterans’ Testimonial Project.

 

            Guest Speaker: Edna Susman

 

Edna Susman is a longtime reference librarian at the Half Hollow Hills Community Library in Dix Hills.

She created the Veterans Testimonial Project in 2014, to preserve the memories and experiences of our veterans.  Over 115 veterans from every military branch and conflict since World War II have been interviewed and their stories recorded, so future generations will be able to learn of their dedicated service and sacrifices, 

 

Edna is a graduate of Indiana University and received a Master in Library Science from Syracuse University.  After 5 years at the Library of Congress, she moved to Long Island, where she has worked at college and public Libraries.

 

  Sunday, January 26 at 2:00 pm

MID ISLAND Y JCC

45 MANETTO HILL ROAD

PLAINVIEW, NEW YORK

WWW.MIYJCC.ORG

 

Admission is free and all are Welcome.  Our “Mavens” are available at 1:30 PM to take your genealogy questions.

 

Jackie Wasserstein

 Past President