Our meetings are
taking a break for the summer.
We will post the
Fall-Winter schedule as it is developed.
for the Howard County schedule.
Non-members wishing to join should go to our
membership page and may pay via PayPal or check.
Renewing members who wish to pay via PayPal should go directly
to the payment page.
Non-members/visitors are welcome to
attend programs and we hope that you will join the society to receive
all of the other benefits of membership.
- Attend 8-10 monthly meetings in locations throughout the metro area
(VA, MD and D.C.)
- Participation in JGSGW workshops, including FREE
Beginner's Workshops held twice annually.
- Members receive a copy of the “JGSGW Membership Directory & Family
- Members-only use of the JGSGW genealogy library.
- Members receive the JGSGW journal “Mishpacha” four times a year.
- Discounts on JGSGW publications.
- Participation in JGSGW trips, tours, and special events.
Meetings are held
monthly in locations throughout the area (VA, MD and D.C.)
In 2017, a Howard
County chapter was established; meetings will be held in Columbia,
Meeting Calendar 2017
JGSGW Society: The Fall schedule is being developed for the JGSGW calendar, and will
be posted as soon as it is available.
Howard County Chapter: Meetings to be
Monday, July 24
Monday, August 28
Saturday, September 9
Tuesday, November 7.
for more information.
Guest Attendance Policy: As of January 1, 2014, a
non-member may attend the monthly JGSGW meeting as a Guest for a $5.00
fee payable at the sign-in table. The $5.00 Guest fee may be applied
toward payment of annual JGSGW membership dues if dues are paid at the
same meeting at which the guest fee was paid. JGSGW members requiring
personal assistance at a meeting due to a health condition or disability
may bring someone to assist them free of charge.
JGSGW has established a Howard County, MD, chapter. Click
here for more information.
edition of Capital Collections is now
The JGSGW Library will reopen for the fall on Wednesday,
September 7, 2016 and will be open Wednesdays from 10:30am–3pm by
appointment. We are open 3 PM - 4:30 PM after most JGSGW
meetings at B'nai Israel.
are closed Jewish and Federal holidays. The Library is located in the Chod Media Center,
B'nai Israel Congregation, 6301 Montrose Road, Rockville.
We have recently renewed our Ancestry
World Edition subscription. Researchers can use it in the JGSGW
Library with the librarian’s assistance or by themselves. We also
renewed our subscription to the Suwalk Lomza Interest Group’s
Donations page has been updated
to include information on the IRA Charitable Rollover (Qualified
JGSGW members at
IAJGS-2014 Conference, Salt Lake City
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See us on
Many back issues of Mishpacha, our quarterly newsletter, are now
available online. See the Mishpacha page
for more information.
If you are
interested in joining our dynamic team of board members, e-mail
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