JEWISH GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY OF TORONTO
Genealogy and Technology
Speaker: Jerry Scherer
Sunday, 7 May 2023 at 10:30 a.m. ET
VIRTUAL MEETING: Join from Home
Virtual doors open at 10:20 a.m. ET
Attention all genealogy enthusiasts! Whether you're an experienced genealogist or just getting started, this presentation is sure to provide valuable insights and information. You never know what discoveries await you in the world of genealogy and technology. Don't miss this exciting opportunity to learn more!
Jerry Scherer, the son of Holocaust survivors, was born in Siberia. After WWII, he and his parents spent three years in a displaced persons camp, housed in the former barracks of the Waffen-SS. They emigrated to Montreal in 1949. Jerry has a B.Sc. in Mathematics and Physics from McGill University and an M.Ed. in Measurement Evaluations and Computer Applications from the University of Toronto. He taught high school mathematics, physics, and computer science in Toronto. In his retirement, Jerry volunteers for the Jewish Genealogical Society of Toronto and is currently its Vice-President, Communications. He has conducted a vast amount of personal genealogical research, meeting with great success.
To register for the 7 May virtual event, please go to jgstoronto.ca/register. You will then receive an immediate acknowledgement plus the link to access the event on 7 May.
The presentation will be recorded. It will be available to JGS Toronto members in the “Members Only” section of the Society website a few days after the event. It will also be available to non-member registrants for one week after the event in the “Registration” location.
To our guests, consider joining our membership for only $40.00 per year by going to https://jgstoronto.ca/membership/
or consider a donation by going to the link https://jgstoronto.ca/membership/donate/
to assist us in continuing our mission providing a forum for the exchange of genealogical knowledge and information. (Canadians receive a CRA tax receipt.)
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