Poulsbo Washington Family History Center

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{{FHCpage|location=Washington}}The Poulsbo Washington Family History Center serves the North Kitsap County area. We are comprised of a friendly and knowledgable volunteer staff. We are dedicated to furthering the genealogical and family history work in our area through support and education.<br>
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{{FHCpage|location=Washington}}The Poulsbo Washington Family History Center serves the North Kitsap County area. We are comprised of a friendly and knowledgable volunteer staff. We are dedicated to furthering the genealogical and family history work in our area through support and education.<br>  
  
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
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'''Open Hours:'''  
 
'''Open Hours:'''  
  
*'''Monday''': 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
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'''Tuesday: '''10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  
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*'''Wednesday &amp; Thursday:''' 10:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m.
 
*'''Wednesday &amp; Thursday:''' 10:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m.
  
 
'''Open house held monthly on the fourth Friday, January through October'''  
 
'''Open house held monthly on the fourth Friday, January through October'''  
  
'''Silverdale Family History Expo (1st ever!) - '''  
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'''Silverdale Family History Expo (1st ever!)'''  
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April 20, 2013
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*8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  
 
'''Holiday Schedule and other closures:'''  
 
'''Holiday Schedule and other closures:'''  
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==== Upcoming Events  ====
 
==== Upcoming Events  ====
  
Open House: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, 4th Friday of each month (Jan - Oct)<br>
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Open House: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, 4th Friday of each month (Jan - Oct)<br>  
  
 
==== Class Schedule  ====
 
==== Class Schedule  ====
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:*[http://fhc.familysearch.org/ '''FHC Portal:''']
 
:*[http://fhc.familysearch.org/ '''FHC Portal:''']
  
==== Hardware, Equipment &amp; Resources<br> ====
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==== Hardware, Equipment &amp; Resources<br> ====
  
 
:*Six computers with internet connections  
 
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:*One microfiche reader  
 
:*One microfiche reader  
 
:*One reader/printer (has the ability to scan and save digital files)  
 
:*One reader/printer (has the ability to scan and save digital files)  
:*Hundreds of extended-loan films  
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=== Resources in the Local Area<br> ===
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=== Resources in the Local Area<br> ===
  
 
*Kitsap Regional Library - Poulsbo Branch  
 
*Kitsap Regional Library - Poulsbo Branch  

Revision as of 03:56, 31 January 2013

FamilySearch This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Center, a branch facility of the Family History Library.

The Poulsbo Washington Family History Center serves the North Kitsap County area. We are comprised of a friendly and knowledgable volunteer staff. We are dedicated to furthering the genealogical and family history work in our area through support and education.

Contents

Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  • Address: 2138 N.E. Mesford Road; Poulsbo, WA 98370
  • The building is located behind North Kitsap High School. The entrance to the FHC is in the back of the building.
  • Poulsbo Washington Family History Center

Phone: (360) 779-8655

E-mail: WA_Poulsbo@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

Tuesday: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

  • Wednesday & Thursday: 10:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m.

Open house held monthly on the fourth Friday, January through October

Silverdale Family History Expo (1st ever!)

April 20, 2013

  • 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Holiday Schedule and other closures:

  • Jan. 21 - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  • Feb. 18 - President's Day
  • Apr. 1 - 4 - Spring Break (North Kitsap)
  • May 27 - Memorial Day
  • Any time the North Kitsap School District cancels school, the FHC will be closed.



Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Open House: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, 4th Friday of each month (Jan - Oct)

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings


Center Resources

Collections

Databases and Software

Hardware, Equipment & Resources

  • Six computers with internet connections
  • Four microfilm readers
  • One microfiche reader
  • One reader/printer (has the ability to scan and save digital files)
  • Over 1,100 extended-loan films
  • Books & forms

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

  • Kitsap Regional Library - Poulsbo Branch
  • Bainbridge Island Genealogical Society
  • Puget Sound Genealogical Society

Links

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Volunteer at the Center

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