International Jewish Genealogy Month Programs

IGRA has a variety of programs in the coming month and we hope that you will be able to participate in many of our activities.

Our Webinar series begins on Wednesday, October 17.  Each Wednesday, from October 17 to November 14, 2012 there will be a webinar at 7 pm Israel time.  The first two webinars will be in English and the next three will be in Hebrew.  You must register for the webinar in advance.  An e-mail reminder will be sent to you before the webinar.

October 17 – “The Genealogical Value of Jewish Cemetery Records – JewishGen’s JOWBR Project” (English), Nolan Altman; Register at: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/575477614

October 24 – “Unraveling DNA for Genealogists” (English), Elise Friedman; Register at: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/227337118

October 31 – “Archives in Israel Series: CAHJP” (Hebrew), Yochai Ben-Ghedalia;  Register at: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/648470790

November 7 – “How to find your Jewish ancestors in Poland” (Hebrew), Jean-Pierre Stroweis; Register at: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/170728918

November 14 – “Reuniting Holocaust Survivors” (Hebrew), Zach Oryan; Register at:  https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/882744590

IGRA is also hosting help sessions in Petach Tikva on October 17 and 31 from 10:00 – 14:00 and in Jerusalem on October 17 and 24 from 16:00 – 18:00.

On November 7 you are all invited to our lecture in Ra’anana by Susan Edel on “Restoring Family Links” and on November 14 to our lecture in Nes Ziona by Prof. Daniel Wagner on “Is Genealogy an Academic Discipline?”

Please see our calendar for further details on these programs.

 

 

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