Future Meetings

Andrew Zalewski: JEWISH GALICIA: VIBRANT PAST REDISCOVERED

October 8, 2018
7:30 pm

Speaker: Andrew Zalewski

Andrew Zalewski: JEWISH GALICIA:  VIBRANT PAST REDISCOVERED   October 8th, 2018  Monday evening  7:30 pm at AJU Andrew Zalewski intertwines genealogical discoveries with a broader historical context bringing to life the Jewish community of Galicia. The talk is of interest to general audiences interested in Jewish genealogy; the presentation is illustrated by unique archival documents and old maps. Andrew Zalewski, the author of two books on Austrian Galicia (1772–1918), explores the impact of the Habsburg rule on Galician Jews—the laws about marriages, surnames, schools, and military service brought dizzying pace of changes but also controversies. Pious traditionalists and impatient reformers of the [...]

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JGSLA MEMBERS-ONLY ASSISTED RESEARCH AFTERNOON

November 11, 2018
12:30 pm - 6:00 pm

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JGSLA  MEMBERS-ONLY  ASSISTED RESEARCH AFTERNOON at the Family Search Library Get one-on-one help from JGSLA mentors and experts with using the microfilms, library books and free subscription databases at the FHL, including Ancestry.com, FindMyPast, Footnote. This event is open to current JGSLA MEMBERS ONLY.   You can join at the door for 2019 and be admitted. Bring lunch and snacks to eat in the break room. Vending machines and microwave available.

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ANNUAL CHANUKAH PARTY AND FILM

December 16, 2018
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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ANNUAL CHANUKAH PARTY and FILM Traveling library, Mentor's Corner and Chanukah buffet open at 1:00.  Program begins at 1:30. JGSLA MEMBERS FREE and GUESTS $5.00. This is a great opportunity to bring friends to learn about JewishGen and get into the holiday spirit.

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