For information on our Lecture Series: JGSLI Programs Sept. 2013 – June 2014.
Sunday, Dec. 15 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. (Mavens 1:30 p.m.) Mid-Island Y-JCC, 45 Manetto Hill Road, Plainview
SPEAKER: Roni Seibel Liebowitz
“Lodz, Poland: Its Jewish History and Genealogical Resources”
A leader in the Lodz genealogical research community, Roni Liebowitz will review sources and techniques for learning more about families from Poland’s second largest city and from the 80 other Jewish communities that once existed in its vicinity. A board member of JRI-Poland, Roni is JRI’s Archive Coordinator for Lodz, co-founder and coordinator of LARG (the Lodz Area Research Group), and coordinator of JewishGen’s KehilaLinks page for Lodz. She is also active in efforts to remember the Jewish communities of Belchatow and Piotrkow Trybunalski, Poland, and Paterson, NJ. Roni was a consultant for Angel of Ahlem, a documentary about a World War II liberator, and she currently serves as the president of JGS Inc. (NY).
Jewish Genealogy 101:
Four Hours+ to Your Family Roots
Sunday, November 2, 2013
Mid-Island Y, Plainview NY
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