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Center Contacts and Hours
Location Map " Location on Map
- 4955 Meadowland Blvd., Colorado Springs, CO 80918-2611 United States
- 1 719-268-9185
- Richard D. Harris - 1 719-593-8038
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday:
- 10 am. to 1 pm.
- 7 am. to 9 pm.
- Colorado Springs East Stake Family History Center will be closed
- Wednesday Nov 27 and Saturday Nov 30 for Thanksgiving.
- Colorado Springs East Stake Family History Center is closed for holidays when School District 11 is closed.
- During closures we can open by appointment. We are also closed on District 11 snow days.
- losed on holidays.
- Check front door of Family History Center for closures. Call 719-268-9185 to be sure we are open.
- Call 719-593-8038 for a holiday appointment.
Calendar and Events
Classes at the Colorado Springs East Stake Family History Center
• Find self training materials about Family Tree by going to familysearh.org then sign in. Click on Help then under Family Tree click See all Family Tree training materials
Staff Training Meetings
- 2nd Sundays at 6:30 PM at FHC
- No staff training meeting in December
- MICROFILM (ROLLS) - Order Online FamilySearch.org/films $7.50
- MICROFICHE $4.75 per fiche set
- Family History Library Catalog: Patrons may place orders for film and microfiche by visiting www.FamilySearch.org/films
- Some Basic Genealogy Resource Books and local church history,
- Some Atlases and US road Maps
Databases and Software
- FHC Portal This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions, such as Ancestry.com
- Hardware and Equipment: 7 Simultaineously available internet computers
- 3 Printers (all Black and White)
- Microfilm copying is no longer available. Can make copies with digital camera.
- Printer with SCANNER capability
- 2 Microfilm Readers
- 1 Microfiche reader
- RootsTech 2011 disk copy
Staff Research Specialties
USE of "Ancestry.com"
Resources in the Local Area
Pikes Peak library district: HTTP://PPLD.org 719 531 6333 ■Manitou Springs Public Library
701 Manitou Ave
Manitou Springs, CO 80829
Telephone: (719) 685-5206
■Pikes Peak Library District
20 North Cascade Avenue
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Telephone: (719) 531-6333
Note: It has been brought to our attention that microfilms can be ordered online and sent for viewing to Colorado Springs Penrose main library, (above at 20 N Cascade) where they have full time genealogy staff....
Security Public Library 715 Aspen Drive
Security, CO 80911
Telephone: (719) 391-3191 <fck:hr>
https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Calhan_Colorado_Family_History_Center (Source of much of the Colorado information) <fck:hr>
Volunteer at the Family Search/History Center
- All Ages welcome call 719 593 8038
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