Jewish Genealogy Society of Cleveland

 

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

Mitchell Balk
President, Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation

Whither Jewish Hospitals - the Mt. Sinai Legacy

  Mitchell Balk

Mitchell Balk will discuss the history of Jewish-sponsored hospitals in the United States, with a focus on Cleveland’s Mt. Sinai Medical Center, In his presentation, he will explain how the medical institution has had a lasting impact on the community through the grantmaking Foundation formed from its sale in 1996 and the people who fondly remember the history of the hospital.

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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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Mitchell Balk will discuss the history of Jewish-sponsored hospitals in the United States, with a focus on Cleveland’s Mt. Sinai Medical Center, In his presentation, he will explain how the medical institution has had a lasting impact on the community through the grantmaking Foundation formed from its sale in 1996 and the people who fondly remember the history of the hospital.

Click here for more information.


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, January 7, 2018 - 1:30 PM at Park Synagogue East
Sunday, February 4, 2018 - 1:30 PM at Park Synagogue East
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

August 5-10, 2018 - IAJGS Conference in Warsaw, Poland
July 28-August 2, 219 - IAJGS Conference in Cleveland

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