Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois

Annual meeting with “Kvell and Tell”

  • 26 Jun 2016
  • 12:30 PM
  • Temple Beth-El, 3610 Dundee Rd, Northbrook
Program: Sunday, June 26, 2016

Program starts 2 p.m. at Temple Beth-El, 3610 Dundee Road, Northbrook.

The Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois will hold a “Kvell and Tell” session as part of its annual meeting. Selected members will take turns sharing family history discoveries and research tips.

The JGSI meeting facilities at Temple Beth-El will open at 12:30 p.m. to accommodate members who want to use or borrow genealogy library materials, get help with genealogy websites, or ask genealogical questions before the main program begins at 2 p.m. For more information phone 312-666-0100.

Those who wish to participate in the “Kvell and Tell” session as presenters are asked to send an email to with their presentation idea. Each presentation is to be 10 minutes or less to allow more members to share their discoveries, experiences and suggestions.

Topics should relate to Jewish genealogy, family history research methods, anecdotes or discoveries. PowerPoint presentations are suggested but not required. The six most relevant presentation proposals will be accepted. Presentations will be recorded and made available on the Members Only section of the JGSI website.

Live online access may not be used during the presentations; however, screenshots are recommended.

The June 26 meeting will also feature the co-presidents’ annual report and the introduction of JGSI officers and other board members.

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