Future Meetings

Diane Mizrachi Jewish and Israel Studies Librarian/Librarian for Social Sciences

November 24, 2019
1:30 pm

Speaker: Diane Mizrachi Ph.D.

Diane Mizrachi Ph.D. “The genealogical resources at the UCLA Young Research Library ” November 24th, 2019  Sunday Afternoon  1:30 pm at AJU Diane Mizrahi was appointed Jewish and Israel Studies librarian of the UCLA Library in March 2019. Dr. Mizrachi earned her library degree at Bar Ilan University in Israel, and fulfilled an internship requirement at the United States Information Agency Library housed in the US Embassy in Tel-Aviv. From 1994-2000, Dr. Mizrachi worked as a reference and instruction librarian at Beit Berl College in Israel.  She began working at UCLA in 2002, and is currently located in the Young [...]

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JGSLA Assisted Research Day at the Family History Library

December 8, 2019
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Speaker: Laura Gold, 1st Vice President, Programs JGSLA

Sunday, Dec 8, 2019 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 contact  Bobby@jgsla.org  for translator appointments) 1:00 P.M.  Class on beginning genealogy [...]

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ANNUAL CHANUKAH PARTY AND FILM at University Synagogue

December 15, 2019
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Speaker: movie time: The Samuel Project

ANNUAL  CHANUKAH  PARTY  and  FILM at University Synagogue   11960 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90049, Chanukah buffet and the Mentor's Corner to answer your questions will 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. The film will be The Samuel Project: an inter-generational  story we will all relate to and enjoy. Much to the annoyance of his father (Michael B. Silver), high school student Eli (Ryan Ochoa) isn’t interested in anything other than drawing and being [...]

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