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The Santaquin Family History Center is a full service center serving the south part of Utah County.        We welcome all to come visit us.

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Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  • 45 South 500 West, Santaquin, Utah, United States
  • Please enter on the west side of the building.
  • You will need to ring the bell located at the top right corner of the door frame. There is plenty of parking available. Handicap parking is toward the southwest end of the building.
  •  " Location on Map

Phone: 801-754-3722 (if we're unable to answer, you may leave a message)

E-mail:    santaquinfhc@gmail.com    OR   ut_santaquin@ldsmail.net     

Family History Center Hours:

You may call to make an appointment for additional times (** popular Group nights - call ahead)
         Open
           Mornings
            Evenings
MONDAY
9:00am - 12:00pm
CLOSED
TUESDAY    **
9:00am - 3:00pm
6:30pm - 9:00pm **
WEDNESDAY   **
9:00am - 3:00pm
6:30pm - 9:00pm **
THURSDAY
9:00am - 3:00pm
*Training Classes
FRIDAY
9:00am - 12:00pm
By Appointment
SATURDAY
9:00am - 12:00pm
CLOSED
      • These are popular GROUP nights - call ahead to see if computers are available

Holiday Schedule-the FHC will be closed on the following days:

****************************************************************************** 

2014

  • May 26 (Memorial Day)
  • July 4 (Independence Day)
          24 (Pioneer Day)
  • September 1 (Labor Day)
  • October 4 (General Conference)
  • November 26-29 (Thanksgiving)
  • December 20, 2013  THRU  January 1, 2015  (Christmas & New Years)

Calendar and Events

Santaquin Area "Family History Day" for 2014 was held March 15th

      2014 Santaquin Family History Day Class Packet is available

            (You will need to "DOWNLOAD" this to see it - there are 92 pages - be patient) 

        click here:  https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B53w4a_ETMdqV25mc3pPR0hXalU/edit

THANKS FOR COMING TO OUR FAMILY HISTORY DAY! Your attendance made it a success. 

2015 is already being planned - hope you can join us.

Classes at the Family History Center:  

2014 - See the schedule below:

 Classes are being held  Tuesday & Thursday evenings, at 7:00pm.

These class sessions will be repeated. All are welcome to attend.

Registration is required because of limited space.            
PLEASE register for classes at:       santaquinfhc@gmail.com

Please plan to attend the ENTIRE session of the THURS & TUES class.

  • THURSDAYs - 7:00pm FamilySearch Family Tree (4 week class)

JUN-5 / JUL-3 / AUG-7 / SEP-4 / OCT-2 / NOV-6

  • TUESDAYs - 7:00pm FamilySearch Photos & Stories (2 week class)

JUN-10 / JUL-8 / AUG-12 / SEP-9 / OCT-14 / NOV-11                                                 

  • FAMILY HISTORY CONSULTANT TRAINING *** The 2nd SATURDAY of each month will be a training class for ALL Family History Consultants -  9:00am                           
'''Please email us at santaquinfhc@gmail.com for additional information.'''

We are interested in meeting the needs of our patrons. If you have a particular class you would like us to teach please contact us at        santaquinfhc@gmail.com


GROUPS WELCOME

  • Please contact us for scheduling Primary, Scouting & Youth groups, Sunday School classes, Relief Society or Priesthood activities at       santaquinfhc@gmail.com

** It is helpful if you will contact us at least a week before you would like to visit the center. This will allow us to be better prepared for your group. This also will help you maximize your time with us.**

Consultant, Priesthood Leadership & Staff Training Meetings

  • Third Thursday of each month at 6:30 pm in the family history center.


YOUTH SUMMER INDEXING PROGRAM

              OUR YOUTH INDEXING PROGRAM BEGINS THE WEEK AFTER SCHOOL IS OUT !!!
              COME JOIN US ANYTIME DURING THE MORNING/AFTERNOON HOURS.                               We'll be keeping track of each Ward's progress throughout the Summer.

Center Resources                                                                                  Collections

  • We have a list of local films and fiche, and some film/fiche from other areas of the world. Please contact us or search the FHL Catalog for these resources.
  • Local history books and resources for doing your family history.

Databases and Software

  • 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:
  • 19th Century British Library Newspaper Digital Archive
    Access Newspaper Archive
    Alexander Street Press - The American Civil War
    Research Database |Letters and Diaries |Images, Photographs, Posters, and Ephemera
    Ancestry.com
    ArkivDigital Online
    Find My Past
    Fold3.com Previously known as Footnote.com
    Godfrey Memorial Library
    Heritage Quest Online
    Historic Map Works Library Edition
    Paper Trail
    World Vital Records

Hardware and Equipment

  • We have NEW computers, film/fiche readers and printers for your use.
  • We also have 3 printers available to you - copies are free (up to 20)
  • SCANNER available to digitize your PHOTOS and SLIDES

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

We have staff who can help you with research.  

Some of our Specialties are in the US, England, Scandanavia, and Germany.

Resources in the Local Area

We are 20 minutes from Brigham Young University and their collections. We are also 20 minutes from the Utah Family History Training Center located in Orem, Utah.

The Family History Library in Salt Lake City is a one hour drive from Santaquin.

Links

Santaquin Utah North Stake   https://secure.lds.org/units/login/0,8029,779-1,00.html

AND

Santaquin Utah Stake Web sites  https://secure.lds.org/units/login/0,8029,779-1,00.html


You must be a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and you must live in a participating stake to use this Web site. Use your LDS Account information to sign in.


Volunteer at the Center

We welcome volunteers to work at our center. Please contact us through one of the email addresses provided above.


 

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