Category Archives: Monthly Newsletters

January 2021

Special Virtual Issue

 

JGSGB ONLINE PROGRAM

Amy Wachs – History and Geography-Tools for Eastern European Research
January 31, 1:30 pm, Zoom meeting
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ONLINE COURSES, EVENTS & WEBINARS

Introduction to Jewish Genealogy
Tewksbury Genealogy Group program featuring Carol Clingan, JGSGB Board member
December 29, 7:00 pm
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Rabbi Leo Baeck: Living a Religious Imperative in Troubled Times
Center for Jewish History event, register in advance
January 14, 2:00 pm
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Genealogy, Identity and Citizenship
Israel Genealogy Research Association (IGRA) webinar, register in advance
January 17, 12:00 pm
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Going Local Genealogically
Newton Free Library event, register in advance
January 20, 6:30 pm
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Family History Today: Researching Your Family History in Israel From Home
Center for Jewish History event, register in advance
January 21, 2:00 pm
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Persona Non Grata: The Story of Chiune Sugihara Virtual Screening & Discussion
Vilna Shul event, register in advance
January 23, 7:00 pm
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The New Ethnicity Estimates
MyHeritage webinar, register in advance
January 26, 2:00 pm
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Finding Matilda: Uncovering the Life & Death of a Jewish Lithuanian Poet
Vilna Shul event, register in advance
January 27, 7:00 pm
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The Federal Census: Moving Beyond the Population Schedule
American Ancestors webinar, register in advance
January 28, 3:00 pm
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CONFERENCES

What is the New England Jewish Experience?
Online event launching New England Jewish History Collaborative
January 24, 2021, 2:00-4:00 pm
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RootsTech Connect: A Free Online Conference Experience
Feb 25-27, 2021
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2021 New England Regional Genealogical Consortium (NERGC) Virtual Conference
April 1- May 31, 2021
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NERGC is looking for consultants for the Ancestors Road Show (ARS) at the Virtual NERGC 2021 on April 27, May 7 and May 26. Do you have an area of expertise that folks often ask about? Do you like to help folks solve their brick walls? If you are interested, please e-mail HelenShawME@gmail.com providing your full name and contact information, the area(s) of expertise you can consult on, and the days you are available.

National Genealogical Society Conference
May 19-22, 2021, Richmond, VA
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IAJGS 2021 International Conference
August 2-5, 2021, Philadelphia, PA
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