Research Sundays

2018-2019 schedule – October 21January 27, and April 28.

Temple Emanuel, Newton, Feldberg Meeting Room, lower level
2:00 – 4:30 pm

Research Sundays are an opportunity to:

  • Consult experienced researchers for help with your research questions in 20-minute scheduled appointments
  • Work with a strategist to plan your next steps
  • Get translation help with documents written in various foreign languages in 20-minute scheduled appointments
  • Learn how to read your DNA results or decide if DNA testing is for you
  • Examine our extensive research collection of books and maps on your own or with the guidance of our librarians

These events are for current JGSGB members only.  If you are a current member, click here to LOGIN. You may JOIN or RENEW online, and then register online.  The HELP section under the Membership tab on the JGSGB Home Page has step-by-step instructions for each of these functions.

JGSGB HelpDetailed instructions for signing up for appointments will be provided one month before the actual date.  The specific languages offered by our translators will also be announced at that time.   Watch for these announcements on this website or in JGSGB’s email announcements. To sign up for email announcements about programs offered by the JGSGB, go to:

We can always use more volunteers to help on Research Sundays.  If you would like to help as an experienced researcher or foreign language translator, please contact izenberg @