Call for a Publicity/Marketing Chair IAJGS 2015 Conference

The Jerusalem Conference planning team is seeking someone to lead the publicity/marketing for the 2015 IAJGS Conference.  If you are involved professionally in the above field and would like to make a major contribution to the upcoming conference please contact Barbara Hershey at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

IAJGS 2015 Conference - Call for Papers Extention

Due to time zone confusion the 2015 IAJGS Conference website shut down the presentation submissions seven hours early.

Anyone who missed the deadline is welcome to return to the website and complete the submission process in the SPEAKER tab. Submissions will now be accepted through December 14, 2014. PLEASE do not wait until the last minute!

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2014-12-17 AGM and Program

7:45 Annual General Meeting

8:00 Topic: Tradition and Transition: 100 Years of the First Narayever Congregation

A lively history of the First Narayever Congregation, located at 187 Brunswick Avenue, from its humble beginnings as an immigrant landsmanschaft to its pivotal role in the renewal of downtown Jewish life today. Sharoni Sibony shares the findings of her research about the shul’s past. Jump in and join the fun of historical sleuthing.

Speaker: Sharoni Sibony

Special Celebration in honour of the 80th birthdays of JGS Toronto Past Presidents Rolf Lederer and Gert Rogers.

Join us for cake!