Jewish Genealogy Society of Cleveland

 

Our January meeting will be held on
SUNDAY, January 7, 2018
at 1:30 PM in the
Men's Club Board Room at Park Synagogue East

Installation of 2018 Officers and Trustees
and
Learn how to “Break down Brick Walls”

A team of experts, past presidents of the Jewish Genealogy Society of Cleveland, will give advice on how to break through a brick wall while researching your family tree. Ken Bravo, and Richard Spector will share research strategies and examples of how they have found missing ancestors.

Questions for the panel may be submitted in advance by January 1 to Programming@ClevelandJGS.org. Please be specific about what you are seeking and what you have already tried. Give as much background information as possible, so that the panelists can suggest ways to move your research forward. There will also be an opportunity for questions from the floor.

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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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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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