Current programme

 


The Jewish Genealogical Society of Great Britain

Registered Charity No. 1022738 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, London EC1M 7BA

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 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, London EC1M 7BA 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

 

 

MARCH 2020

Tues 17th

7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m.

***CANCELLED***

New Date TBA

Chilterns Regional Group

Speaker: Martin Sugarman

Subject: Jews of Bletchley Park. Intelligence & code-breaking and their contribution to the downfall of Nazi occupied Europe.

Hazel Atlass

Osario Hall, Northwood Liberal Synagogue

Thur 19th

7.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m.

Education Webinar

 

Family tree programmes and recording data

Jeanette Rosenberg

On-Line

Sun 22nd

2.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m.

***CANCELLED***

Library Session 

Open for General research. Visitors Welcome.  Society members are on hand to help you use the library.

Lydia Collins 

14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, London EC1M 7BA

Sun 22nd

2.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m.

***CANCELLED***

New Date - TBA


Anglo-Jewish SIG

Speaker - Steve Porter

 

Doreen Berger

Lecture Room - 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, London EC1M 7BA

Sun 29th 

2.30 p.m. - 5.00 p.m.

***WGC Meeting CANCELLED***

Zoom Meeting instead. Email Leigh Dworkin for details.

Herts Regional Group

Speaker: Leigh Dworkin

Subject: "Finding Booba's Other Sister - Reaching out to America for Historical Clarity"

Norman King

Welwyn Garden City

APRIL 2020

Fri  3rd

10.30 a.m. - 3.00 p.m.

***CANCELLED***

Library Session 

Open for General research. Visitors Welcome.  Society members are on hand to help you use the library.

Lydia Collins 

14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, London EC1M 7BA

Fri 17th & Sat 18th

***CANCELLED***

Family Tree Live

Full details to follow

Jeanette Rosenberg

Alexandra Palace

London

 

Sun 19th

2.00 p.m. - 5.30 p.m.

***Meeting at SoG Cancelled***

Possible online meeting TBA.

Eastern European SIG

Speaker: Michael Shade

Subject: Pedlars' Progress 2 - The Joels from Poland to Portsea, Brighton  and Savannah, Georgia

Raymond Montanjees

Lecture Room - 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, London EC1M 7BA

Sun 19th

2.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m.

***CANCELLED***

Library Session 

Open for General research. Visitors Welcome.  Society members are on hand to help you use the library.

Lydia Collins 

14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, London EC1M 7BA

Sun 26th

3.00 p.m.

***Meeting in Teddington Cancelled***

Possible online meeting TBA.

South & West of London Group

Workshop

Jenny Osorio

Teddington - Usual Venue

Sun 26th

2.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m.

***Meeting at SoG Cancelled***

Possible online meeting TBA.

Special Meeting

Speaker: Janette Silverman from Ancestry

To be confirmed but hopefully she will be presenting online

Raymond Montanjees

Lecture Room - 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, London EC1M 7BA

MAY 2020

Fri 1st

10.30 a.m. - 3.00 p.m.

***CANCELLED***

Library Session 

Open for General research. Visitors Welcome.  Society members are on hand to help you use the library.

Lydia Collins 

14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, London EC1M 7BA

Sun 10th

***POSTPONED - New date TBA***

AGM

Full details to follow

 

Sun 17th

***CANCELLED***

Northern Conference

 

 

Sun 17th

2.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m.

***CANCELLED***

Library Session 

Open for General research. Visitors Welcome.  Society members are on hand to help you use the library.

Lydia Collins 

14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, London EC1M 7BA

Tues 19th

7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m.

***Meeting in Northwood CANCELLED***

Possible online meeting TBA

Chilterns Regional Group

Speaker: Joel Levy

Subject: Coming Full Circle

Hazel Atlass

Osario Hall, Northwood Liberal Synagogue

Thur 21st

7.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m.

Education Webinar

 

Making the most of visiting archives

Jeanette Rosenberg

On-Line

Sun 31st

2.30 p.m. to 5.00 p.m.

***Meeting in St Albans CANCELLED***

Possible online meeting TBA

Herts Regional Group

Speaker: Sharon Hintze

Subject: The Future of Family History

Norman King

St Albans

JUNE 2020

Wed 3rd

2.30 p.m.

External Event

Subject: Building your Family Tree & Compiling Information

Hazel Atlass

Muswell Hill Synagogue

Fri 5th

 

10.30 a.m. - 3.00 p.m.

Library Session 

Open for General research. Visitors Welcome.  Society members are on hand to help you use the library.

Lydia Collins 

14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, London EC1M 7BA

Sun 7th

2.00 p.m. 5.00 p.m.

German SIG

Jeanette Rosenberg 

Edgware

Sun 14th

 

2.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m.


Library Session 

Open for General research. Visitors Welcome.  Society members are on hand to help you use the library.

Lydia Collins 

14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, London EC1M 7BA

Sun 14th

2.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m.

Social / New Members Meeting

Speaker: Dawn Waterman

Subject: Hidden Treasures - Celebrating Jewish Archives in Britain

Raymond Montanjees

14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, London EC1M 7BA

Thu 18th

7.30 p.m. to 9.00 p.m.

Education Webinar

 

Using UK Newspapers for Jewish Genealogy

Jeanette Rosenberg

On-Line

Sun 21st

2.00 p.m. to 5.00 p.m.

Library Session 

 

Open for General research. Visitors Welcome.  Society members are on hand to help you use the library.

Lydia Collins 

14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, London EC1M 7BA

Sun 21st

2.00 p.m. to 5.30 p.m.

Dutch & Sephardi SIG

Speaker: Ruth Badley

Subject: "Where are the Grown-Ups?" - how Ruth uncovered details about the death of her maternal grandmother.

Raymond Montanjees

Lecture Room - 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, London EC1M 7BA

Fri & Sat 26th & 27th

The Genealogy Show

Full Details to Follow

Jeanette Rosenberg

NEC Birmingham

Sun 28th

2.00 p.m. to 5.00 p.m.

South East Essex Group

Workshop

Anne Marcus

Venue-TBA