Jewish Genealogy Society of Cleveland

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Our March meeting will be held on
SUNDAY, March 4, 2018
at 1:30 PM in the
Men's Club Board Room at Park Synagogue East

Matthew Skvasik
Innovation Programming Specialist
Cuyahoga County Public Library

The Memory Lab
at the South Euclid-Lyndhurst Library Branch
An Asset for Genealogy Research

  Matthew Skvasik

Matthew Skvasik will explain the equipment, capabilities and software that can be used for free in the library’s lab to digitize and preserve family photographs, artifacts and other items.

Skvasik designs, plans and implements library programming in CCPL’s technology-based spaces which include the Innovation Centers, studio spaces and the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Memory Lab. He has a Masters of Library and Information Science degree from Kent State University.

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Our April meeting will be held on
WEDNESDAY, April 11, 2018
at 7:30 PM in the
Miller Board Room at Menorah Park

Mike Belkin

Socks, Sports, Rock & Art
A Memoir

Legendary concert promoter Mike Belkin will discuss his new memoir, “Mike Belkin: Socks, Sports, Rock and Art.” The memoir co-written by Carlo Wolff documents Belkin’s life beginning in Cleveland Heights as the son of Russian immigrants who operated a family clothing business to breaking new ground in the world of rock entertainment. Hear how business principles he learned from his parents, Sam and Pola, helped pave the way for his later success.

  Socks, Sports, Rock & Art Book Cover

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Cuyahoga County Lineage Groups
Annual Banquet & Induction Ceremony
Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 12:00 - 3:00 pm
Bain Park Cabin
Fairview Park

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Between December and March,
our meetings will
normally be held on the
first Sunday afternoon
of each month at 1:30 PM
in the Men's Club Lounge
at
Park Synagogue East
27500 Shaker Blvd
Pepper Pike

Between April and November,
our meetings are
normally held on the
first Wednesday evening
of each month at 7:30 PM
in the Miller Board Room
at
Menorah Park
27100 Cedar Road
Beachwood


Schedule of future meetings and events:

Sunday, March 4, 2018 - 1:30 PM at Park Synagogue East
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 7:30 PM at Menorah Park
Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 7:30 PM at Menorah Park
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 7:30 PM at Menorah Park
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 7:30 PM at Menorah Park
Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 7:30 PM at Menorah Park
Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 7:30 PM at Menorah Park
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 7:30 PM at Menorah Park
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 7:30 PM at Menorah Park
Sunday, December 2, 2018 - 1:30 PM at Park Synagogue East

Sunday, April 29, 2018 - Cuyahoga County Lineage Groups Annual Banquet & Induction Ceremony
August 5-10, 2018 - IAJGS Conference in Warsaw, Poland
July 28-August 2, 219 - IAJGS Conference in Cleveland

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