Connecting with Your Polish Ancestry

Jews of Polish origin can reconnect with their past through the Genealogy and Family Heritage Center, located in the Emanuel Ringelbaum Jewish Historical Institute of Warsaw.  While Poland and the Holocaust have become synonymous, there has been nearly a thousand years of Jewish history, changes in contemporary Poland and a great awakening in Jewish culture yet to be explored.

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Gladys Allison Canadiana Room Closing

JGST Librarian Elaine Cheskes and President Les Kelman recently attended a meeting at the North York Central Library where our Society was informed that the library will undergo a renovation in the spring of 2016.  This is startling and disturbing news for JGST and OGS. 

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Tips on Eastern European Research

Lara's Famiy Search is a wonderful blog that gives the genealogist excellent tips on researching your family in Eastern and Central Europe.  Click on the link to get the blog.  Lara's Family Research