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 JGSGB PREVIOUS MONTHS OF PROGRAMMES & EVENTS

 

MARCH 2013

Sunday 3rd

2.00-5.00 pm

German SIG

A “Workshop” to enable those present in sharing their research queries in trying to break down peoples“Brick Walls”.

Contact Jeanette Rosenberg for further details.

Monday 4th 

7.45-10.00 pm

 

 

  

East of London

Regional Group

Guest Speaker: Warren Grynberg 

“My Father’s  experience in Locise. Poland, in Polish Army in Siberia, Scotland & London” 

Venue: Ilford Synagogue

Contact: Raymond Montanjees  

Tuesday 5th

7.30pm-10pm

 

 

 

Chilterns Regional Group

“Genealogical Workshop” 

Northwood & Pinner Liberal Synagogue.

For details: Contact: Stan Rose

  

Sunday 10th

2.30-4.30pm

 

 

 

“New Members  Meeting & Social”

Guest Speaker: Ellen Cassedy “We Are Here: Memories of the Lithuanian Holocaust”

This is the annual opportunity for new members and existing members to meet socially.

Contact: Raymond Montanjees 

  

Sunday 10th

2.30 pm

Leeds Regional Group

Guest Speaker: Michael Meadowcroft "Into the Arena, Leeds Jews & Leeds Politicians"

Venue:

Sinai Synagogue, Roman Avenue, LS8 2AN.

Contact: Ann Lightman

Wednesday 13th

10.30- 3pm

 

Library Session

Open 10.30-3.00pm for general research. All visitors welcome. Members of the society are on hand to help you use the library

Thursday 14th

7.30-9.30pm

 

Education Evening

 “Holocaust Research”This is a webinar lecture. There is no physical meeting at 33 Seymour Place. Contact: Jeanette Rosenberg for further details.

Sunday 17th

2.30- 6pm 

 

 

Dutch/Sephardi SIG 

 “Round Table discussion on members research and Brick Walls” Contact: Raymond Montanjees

Sunday 24th

2.00- 6pm

 

Library Session

Open 2.00-6.00pm for general research. All visitors welcome. Members of the society are on hand to help you use the library

 

April 2013

Wednesday 10th

10.30am – 3.00pm

 

Library Session

 

Open 10.30-3.00pm for general research. All visitors welcome. Members of the society are on hand to help you use the library

Sunday 14th

2.00-4.30 pm

 

South East

Essex Regional

Group

 

Tutorial: “JCR-UK & JGSGB-Discuss”

Jeanette Rosenberg. Balmoral Community Centre, Salisbury Ave., Westcliffe on Sea, SS0 7AU Contact: Anne Marcus for details.

Thursday 18th

7.30-9.30pm

 

Education Evening

 

“Getting the most out of JewishGen”

This is a webinar lecture.

Contact: Jeanette Rosenberg for further details.

Sunday 28th

2.30-6.00 pm

 

East European SIG

 

Guest Speaker: Malcolm Barres-Baker

“Two Refugees Lives - Alice Schick & Martha Polk”. Meeting in the Council Room, 33 Sey-mour Place.

RSVP: Raymond Montanjees

Sunday 28th

3.00-6.00 pm

 

Library Session

 

Open 3.00-6.00pm for general research. All visitors welcome. Members of the society are on hand to help you use the library

 

May 2013

 

 

Tuesday 7th

7.30-10.00pm

 

 

Chilterns

Regional Group

 

 

Guest Speaker : Joel Levy on The Kings of England, Wales and North America.

Venue: Northwood & Pinner Liberal Synagogue, HA6 3AA.

Contact: Stan Rose

 

Wednesday 8th

10.30- 3pm

 

Library Session

 

 

Open 10.30-3.00pm for general research. All visitors welcome. Members of the society are on hand to help you use the library

Sunday 12th

9.15am-5.00pm

 

11th Northern Conference, Manchester Regional Group

Sir David Wilmot Conference Suite, Greater Manchester Police Training College, Manchester M25 0JT. Contact:Lorna Kay for more details. 

Tuesday 14th

7.30-9.30pm

 

South East

Essex Regional

Group

 

 

Guest Speaker: Simon Last, a local professional genealogist and author, talking about tracing his family in Poland.

Venue: Balmoral Community Centre, Salisbury Ave., Westcliffe on Sea, SS0 7AU

Contact:Anne Marcus for details.

 

Sunday 19th

2.30-5.30pm

Annual General

Meeting

Annual General Meeting, Council Room,

33 Seymour Place, London W1H 5AU

Wednesday 22nd

7.30-9.30pm

 

Education Evening

 

“Family tree programmes & recording data” This is a webinar lecture. There is no physical meeting at 33 Seymour Place. Contact: Jeanette Rosenberg for further details

Sunday 26th

3.00-6.00 pm

 

Library Session

 

Open 3.00-6.00pm for general research. All visitors welcome. Members of the society are on hand to help you use the library

 

June 2013

 

POSTPONED

Alternative Date TBA.

 

Genealogy Workshop at the Jewish Museum

Raymond Burton House
129-131 Albert Street
London NW1 7NB

An opportunity for those both new or not so new to family history to ask for help with Jewish genealogical data from experienced researchers.

£8/adults, £7/students and £4/JGSGB members, including entrance to the Museum.

Box Office: 020 7284 7384 / admin@jewishmuseum.org.uk

Sunday 2nd

2.00-5.00 pm

 

German SIG

 

A “Workshop” to enable those present in sharing their research queries in trying to break down peoples “Brick Walls”. Contact Jeanette Rosenberg for further details.

Sunday 2nd

3.00-6.00 pm

 

S.W. London

Regional Group

 

“Speaker to be confirmed” Usual venue in Teddington. For details: Contact Ena Black

POSTPONED

Alternative Date TBA. 

East of London

Regional Group

 

Guest Speaker: Michael Hoffman, “Researching my Schamroth Polish Ances-tors” Venue: Ilford Synagogue Contact: Raymond Montanjees

Sunday 9th

2.30-4.30 pm

 

 

Leeds Regional

Group

 

Speaker: Michael Hoffman, will conduct a “Genealogical Workshop” Sinai Synagogue, Leeds, LS8 2AN. Contact: Judith Williams 

Wednesday 12th

10.30- 3pm

 

Library Session

 

 

Open 10.30-3.00pm for general research. All visitors welcome. Members of the society are on hand to help you use the library

Thursday 20th

7.30-9.30pm

 

Education

Evening

 

“Making the most of visiting Archives” This is a webinar lecture. There is no physical meeting at 33 Seymour Place. Contact: Jeanette Rosenberg for further details.

Sunday 23rd

2.30-6pm

 

 

Dutch and

Sephardi SIG

 

 

Guest Speaker: Nigel Siederer

“A trip round the Fortuyn, Moscow and Sugarman Families” Followed by a Dutch and Sephardi Workshop. Meeting in the Coun-cil Room, 33 Seymour Place, RSVP: Raymond Montanjees

Sunday 30th

3.00-6.00 pm

 

Library Session

 

Open 3.00-6.00pm for general research. All visitors welcome. Members of the society are on hand to help you use the library

 

July 2013

 

Tuesday 2nd

8.15pm  

JHSE (Essex) Group

Guest Speaker : Mark Daniels

Topic: Spinoza and the Jews of the Netherlands in 17th Century.

Venue: King Solomon School, Barkingside. Ilford. Essex

(You should be able to park at the back in the Synagogue)

Tuesday 2nd

7.30pm-10pm  

 

Chilterns

Regional Group

Guest Speaker : Roger Kershaw of the National Archives

Topic: From Aliens to Citizens – an exploration of immigration and citizenship records in the 19th and 20th centuries

Venue: Northwood & Pinner Liberal Synagogue. Contact: Stan Rose

Sunday 7th

10.00am- 6pm

Family History

Fair

De Vere Village Urban Resort, Centennial Avenue, Elstree, HERTS. WD6 3SB

Monday 8th

7.30pm–10.pm

 

Leeds Regional Group

Speaker: Colin Grazin, “Three Days in Warsaw”

Sinai Synagogue, Leeds, LS8 2AN

Contact: Judith Williams 

Wednesday10th

10.30-3pm

 

Library Session

 

 

Open 10.30-3.00pm for general research. All visitors welcome. Members of the society are on hand to help you use the library

Thursday 18th

7.30-9.30pm

Education Evening

“Using UK Newspapers for Jewish genealogy”

This is webinar lecture.

Contact: Jeanette Rosenberg for further details.

Sunday 28th

3.00-6.00 pm

 

Library Session

 

Open 3.00-6.00pm for general research. All visitors welcome. Members of the society are on hand to help you use the library

August 2013 

 

4th – 9th August 

 

 

IAJGS CONFERENCE
Boston, USA

Tuesday 6th
7.30 - 9.30 pm

South East
Essex Regional Group

Balmoral Community Centre, Salisbury Ave., Westcliff on Sea, SS0 7AU Contact: Anne Marcus for details.

Sunday 11th
3.00 - 6.00 pm

Anglo-Jewish SIG

“Know your source, including the JGSGB Library”
Council Room, Seymour Place
Contact Joel Levy

Wednesday14th
10.30 - 3.00 pm

Library Session

Open for general research. All visitors welcome. Members of the society are on hand to help you use the library

Thursday 22nd
5.30 pm

 Outside Visit

Jewish Museum, Camden
Contact Elaine Jacobs


September 2013
 


Sunday 1st
2.00 – 5.00 pm

German SIG


IAJGS Boston Conference “GerSig” meeting report
Contact
Jeanette Rosenberg for further details

Monday 2nd
7.45 – 10.00 pm

East of London
Regional Group


Guest Speaker: Michael Hoffman “Researching my Schamroth Polish Ancestors”.
Venue: Ilford Syngogue 
Contact:
Raymond Montanjees

Sunday 15th
3.00 – 6.00 pm

South West London
Regional Group


Speaker to be confirmed.
Contact Ena Black for details

Sunday 29th
3.00 – 6.00 pm

Library Session


Open for general research. All visitors welcome. Members of the society are on hand to help you use the library.

 

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