Yizkor Books
MNJGS will present a program about Yizkor books, those books that memorialize Jewish communities that were lost in the Holocaust, and how they help us get to know the broader history of our ancestral towns.
Jun 12, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM CDT
via Zoom

SAVe the dates – FUTURE events

We are currently working on our events for 2022 and waiting to hear back from prospective speakers. We will add information as it becomes firmed up.

other online Events

During this time of social distancing many of our traditional gatherings have moved to webinars. This may enable us to explore offerings of other organizations as our community has widened beyond our geographic area. Check below for upcoming events from other genealogical organizations.


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center for jewish history

WHAT: Tune into the Center for Jewish History's Facebook page for Genealogy Coffee Break, a short talk on a specific topic with one of their genealogy librarians. Discover recommended resources and strategies for online research, and have your questions answered live. If you have a topic you'd like them to cover, write to them at gi@cjh.org. Catch up on the entire series here

WHEN: Ongoing every Tuesday at 3:30 pm EST

RootsTech Connect: A Free Online Conference Experience

The 2022 conference is over, but the videos will remain up for a year. Register and make sure you have an account set up with Familysearch to access them. Familysearch accounts are free of charge. Go to the IAJGS booth where you will find some short videos, several excerpts from MNJGS talks that you may find of interest.

For more information and to register click here