The next meeting of the JGS of Montreal, Quebec, Canada will feature Thomas O. Hecht, who will present "Czech Mate - A Life in Progress," and speak on his biography and his family's genealogy.
Born in Czechoslovakia, he escaped from Europe during World War II, and arrived in Canada in 1942.
The meeting, in conjunction with the Jewish Public Library, is at 7.30pm Thursday, September 25, at the Gelber Conference Center, 5151 Cote Ste-Catherine Rd.
The JGS of Montreal also offers Sunday morning Family Tree workshops. For more information, click here or call the JGS 24-hour hotline, 514-484-0969.