Finding Your Roots
Become a detective and delve deep into your family’s history!
Jewish teens will be able to explore areas of genealogy and their family’s history that interest them through this 1st cohort.
unknown branches of your family
surprising ancestral stories
and connect more deeply with a sense of self through your family’s past
where your family came from
who they were
what they did
the trials they overcame
the accomplishments they achieved
and the dreams they had
Instructors will guide participants as they utilize online ancestry software, learn to understand family data and historical documents, and put their findings together towards a personal project.
Finding Your Roots meets for six sessions on Sunday afternoons, January-April 2023 and is open to Jewish 8th-12th graders
Please apply to participate by Sunday, December 11, 2022.
For Jewish teens in 8th-12th grade.
Sunday afternoons | 2:00-3:30pm
6 sessions | January – April 2023
Bernard Weinger JCC | Northbrook
Cohort 1 Dates
- January 8
- January 22
- February 5
- February 26
- April 2
- April 30
For more information, contact Maya Parks at email@example.com.