JGSLA Assisted Research Day at the Family History Library


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Date(s) - March 26, 2023
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Laura Gold, President, Programs JGSLA

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Sunday, March 26, 2023
12:30 – 4:00 p.m.

Los Angeles Family History Library (Entrance off of Manning Ave. at Santa Monica Blvd.) 1591 E.Temple Way, West Los Angeles, CA 90024 Would you like some help finding a record or a ship manifest? Would you like some help to know what sources to use? Do you need family documents translated? JOIN THE JGSLA  (you can join at the door)  for an afternoon of mentor-assisted research.  We will be by your side to help. Translators: Yiddish,  Polish,  Russian,  German and Hebrew (please send an e-mail to  translations@jgsla.org  for translator appointments)

speaker photo Laura Gold

Zoom in for the classes, no need to RSVP:

1:30 P.M.  Class on beginning genealogy with our President, Laura Gold,
Presentation not recorded

3:00 P.M. A talk on Polish Civil Records will be presented by Bernie Panski.
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MENTORS CORNER will be available during the day; 


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