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385 Ward Street, Newton Centre, MA 02459 United States
617-558-8100http://www.templeemanuel.com/

Parking

Please note that the police are very stictly enforcing parking regulations around Temple Emanuel. If you do not find a place in the small lot behind the left side of the building, you should park on the street, very carefully observing the following regulations:

  • Do not park within 5 feet of a driveway.
  • Do not park within 20 feet of a corner.
  • Observe all posted signs.
  • Do not park inappropriately in marked handicapped spaces.

Upcoming Events

January 2015

Research Sunday

January 25, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Examine our extensive research collection of books and maps. Consult experienced researchers for help with your research questions. Translation help for Yiddish, Hungarian and Romanian documents will be available. For JGSGB members only. New memberships will be accepted. During months when the JGSGB is not holding its regular meetings at Temple Emanuel, where our extensive collection of books and maps is stored, we will offer special, member-only sessions called Research Sundays. Not only will our full collection of research materials…

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February 2015

JGSGB Genealogy Course at Hebrew College: Foundations of Jewish Genealogical Research (registration required)

February 18, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Jewish Genealogical Society of Greater Boston will be offering its award-winning, intensive introductory course on Jewish Genealogy for the 7th year starting Wednesday, February 18, 2015.  The course is designed to provide serious adult students with the skills and knowledge to research their Jewish family origins. It is taught at Hebrew College in Newton  by experts from the Jewish Genealogical Society of Greater Boston. The course includes relevant world history and geography, research methodology and strategies, and guidance in…

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Plucking Stories from the Family Tree and Scrivener Software, a Tool for Writing Your Family History

February 22, 2015 @ 1:30 pm

Plucking Stories from the Family Tree Speaker: Suzette Martinez Standring Stories of adventure, courage, or quirkiness make ancestors come alive, and help us to understand much about ourselves. Also, a written remembrance to family and friends can be a unique gift. A one-page written snapshot preserves a milestone, or experiences from a different era, or details of a special person as a lasting treasure. Where to start? Syndicated columnist Suzette Martinez Standring will share how to create stories that linger…

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April 2015

Schelly Talalay Dardashti – Jewish Genealogy’s Other Side: Sephardic Research

April 12, 2015 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Journalist Schelly Talalay Dardashti is a genealogist, international speaker and instructor. She is the US Genealogy Advisor for MyHeritage.com, and editor and contributor to the MyHeritage blog. Her noted articles have appeared in Avotaynu, NGS Quarterly, The Forward, Hadassah, JTA, and other media. The former Jerusalem Post genealogy columnist (“It’s All Relative,” 1999-2005) is an award-winning pioneer Jewish genealogy blogger (Tracing the Tribe: The Jewish Genealogy Blog; since 2006), and contributed the Jewish genealogy chapter to the Family Tree Guidebook…

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Schelly Talalay Dardashti – Belarus Research and My Sephardic Roots

April 12, 2015 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Journalist Schelly Talalay Dardashti is a genealogist, international speaker and instructor. She is the US Genealogy Advisor for MyHeritage.com, and editor and contributor to the MyHeritage blog. Her noted articles have appeared in Avotaynu, NGS Quarterly, The Forward, Hadassah, JTA, and other media. The former Jerusalem Post genealogy columnist (“It’s All Relative,” 1999-2005) is an award-winning pioneer Jewish genealogy blogger (Tracing the Tribe: The Jewish Genealogy Blog; since 2006), and contributed the Jewish genealogy chapter to the Family Tree Guidebook…

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