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CURRENT PROGRAMME

 


The Jewish Genealogical Society of Great Britain

Registered Charity No. 1022738 33 Seymour Place, London W1H 5AU

Website: www.jgsgb.org.uk Enquiries: <enquiries@jgsgb.org.uk>


Programme

 

The Current Programme can be viewed below

 

The programme is subject to change

Updated  as further events are announced.

 

The library is situated at 33 Seymour Place, London W1H 5AU and all London meetings are held at this address unless advised to the contrary within the programme itself


Date and Time

Event

Contact and Location

 

 

 

JULY 2016

Tue 12

 


Manchester Regional Group

Library Day-Research

Manchester Genealogy

Meade Hill Synagogue Hall, 88 Meade Hill Road, Manchester, M8 4LP

Wed   13

10.30 a.m. - 3.00 p.m.

Library Session

Lydia Collins

33 Seymour Place, London W1H 5AU

Wed   20

10.30 a.m. - 3.00 p.m.

Library Session

Lydia Collins

33 Seymour Place, London W1H 5AU

Thur 21

7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m.

Education Webinar

Family Tree Programmes and Recording Data

Jeanette Rosenberg

On-Line  

Sun 31

2.30 p.m. - 6.00 p.m.

Dutch & Sephardi SIG

Diane Barnett, giving a presentation on an unknown Holocaust rescuer named Aristides de Sousa Mendes. A fascinating and warming story - with a difference - about an unknown, unsung hero.

Raymond Montanjees

33 Seymour Place, London W1H 5AU

Sun 31 

3.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m.

Library Session

Lydia Collins

33 Seymour Place, London W1H 5AU

AUGUST 2016

Wed   10

10.30 a.m. - 3.00 p.m.

Library Session

Lydia Collins

33 Seymour Place, London W1H 5AU

Sun 14 

3.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m.

Library Session

Lydia Collins

33 Seymour Place, London W1H 5AU

Sun 14 

3.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m.

Anglo Jewish SIG

 

Sue Woolf - Guest Speaker "Shoemaker's Row to Palace Green - the Joshuas"

Doreen Berger

33 Seymour Place, London W1H 5AU

Wed   17

10.30 a.m. - 3.00 p.m.

Library Session

Lydia Collins

33 Seymour Place, London W1H 5AU

SEPTEMBER 2016

Sun 4

2 p.m. - 5.00 p.m.

German SIG

Jeanette Rosenberg

Edgware  

Mon 12

7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m.

The 'Lost Shtetl' Project

Speaker: Sergey Kanovich, who has  has dedicated his time to Lithuanian Jewish heritage related topics

An external event.

 

Central Synagogue

36-40 Hallam St W1W 6NW

Bookings:

Via Central Synagogue Office: 020 7580 1355

Thur 15

7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m.

Education Webinar

Making the Most out of Visiting Archives

Jeanette Rosenberg

On-Line  

Sun 18

2.30 p.m. - 5.00 p.m.

North Herts Group

Jeanette Rosenberg talk on UK and German Jewish Genealogy

Norman King

St Albans Masorti Synagogue, 9, The Dencora Centre, Campfield Road, St Albans AL1 5HN

Sun 18 Time TBC

Manchester Regional Group

Speakers – “From Leylands to Leeds 17” Diane Saunders/ Philippa Lester  

Manchester Genealogy

Meade Hill Synagogue Hall, 88 Meade Hill Road, Manchester, M8 4LP

Tue  20

7.30 p.m. -10 p.m

Chilterns & Home Counties Group

A talk on MyHeritage's latest tools, data and projects.

Stan Rose

Northwood & Pinner   Liberal Synagogue

Sun 25 

3.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m.

Library Session

Lydia Collins

33 Seymour Place, London W1H 5AU

OCTOBER 2016

Sun 9

3.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m.

Library Session

Lydia Collins

33 Seymour Place, London W1H 5AU

Sun 9

2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m.

IAJGS International Conference Debrief - Learn about the benefits of attending a major conference

Mark Nicholls and Jeanette Rosenberg

Contact Raymond Montanjees

33 Seymour Place, London W1H 5AU

Wed   26

10.30 a.m. - 3.00 p.m.

Library Session

Lydia Collins

33 Seymour Place, London W1H 5AU

Thur 27

7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m.

Education Webinar

Using UK Newspapers for Jewish Genealogy

Jeanette Rosenberg

On-Line  

Sun 30

All Day

JGSGB Annual Conference

Full details and ticket application form can be found in the Conference Programme

The Jewish Museum London

Raymond Burton House, 129-131 Albert St, London NW1 7NB

Sun 30

Time TBC

Manchester Regional Group

Subject TBC

Manchester Genealogy

Meade Hill Synagogue Hall, 88 Meade Hill Road, Manchester, M8 4LP

NOVEMBER 2016

Sun 6

2.30 p.m. - 6.00 p.m.

Dutch & Sephardi SIG

Raymond Montanjees

33 Seymour Place, London W1H 5AU

Sun 13

3.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m.

Anglo Jewish SIG

Guest Speaker:

Henry Roche, topic to be announced

Doreen Berger

33 Seymour Place, London W1H 5AU

Tues 15

7.30 p.m. - 10.00 p.m.

Chilterns & Home Counties Group

Stan Rose

Northwood & Pinner   Liberal Synagogue

Thur 17

7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m.

Education Webinar

USA Genealogy

Jeanette Rosenberg

On-Line 

Sun 20

Manchester Regional Group

Speaker – Dr Vivien Hacker Waine’s Talk - TBC

Manchester Genealogy

Meade Hill Synagogue Hall, 88 Meade Hill Road, Manchester, M8 4LP

Sun 27 

3.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m.

Library Session

Lydia Collins

33 Seymour Place, London W1H 5AU

DECEMBER 2016

Sun 4

2 p.m. - 5.00 p.m.

German SIG

Jeanette Rosenberg

Edgware  

Sun 11 

2.30 p.m. - 6.00 p.m.

Eastern European SIG

Raymond Montanjees

33 Seymour Place, London W1H 5AU

Sun 11

3.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m.

Library Session

Lydia Collins

33 Seymour Place, London W1H 5AU

Thur 15

7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m.

Education Webinar

Getting the Most out of FamilySearch

Jeanette Rosenberg

On-Line 

Wed   21

10.30 a.m. - 3.00 p.m.

Library Session

Lydia Collins

33 Seymour Place, London W1H 5AU