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=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
  
'''Location & Map:'''  
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'''Location Map:'''  
  
*'''Address:''' 4220 South Jeannine Dr (420 E), Salt Lake City, UT 84107
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:*[https://maps.google.com/maps?q=4220+Jeannine+Drive,+Salt+Lake+City,+UT+84107&hl=en&ll=40.679255,-111.878951&spn=0.013816,0.014548&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=58.206849,59.589844&oq=4220+South+Jeannine+Dr,+Salt+Lake+City,+UT+84107&hnear=4220+Jeannine+Dr,+Salt+Lake+City,+Utah+84107&t=m&z=16 Location on Map]
*Entrance at the back of the building (west side). &nbsp;If the door is locked, please ring the doorbell on the right side of the door.''<br>''
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*[https://maps.google.com/maps?q=4220+Jeannine+Drive,+Salt+Lake+City,+UT+84107&hl=en&ll=40.679255,-111.878951&spn=0.013816,0.014548&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=58.206849,59.589844&oq=4220+South+Jeannine+Dr,+Salt+Lake+City,+UT+84107&hnear=4220+Jeannine+Dr,+Salt+Lake+City,+Utah+84107&t=m&z=16 Location on Map]
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'''Phone:&nbsp;'''801-264-4052
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:*4220 South Jeannine Dr (420 E), Salt Lake City, UT 84107
  
'''E-mail:'''&nbsp;millcreek.familyhistorycenter@gmail.com&nbsp;<br>
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'''Phone:''' 801-264-4052
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'''E-mail:''' [mailto:UT_SaltLakeMillcreek@ldsmail.net UT_SaltLakeMillcreek@ldsmail.net]
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'''FHC Director: Joanne Gines'''
  
 
'''Open Hours:'''  
 
'''Open Hours:'''  
  
*'''Tuesday:''' 1:00 to 9:00 PM
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:*'''Tuesday and Wednesday''' 1:00 to 9:00pm.
*'''Wednesday:''' 1:00 to 9:00 PM
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:*'''Training /Classes:'''Thursday: 3:00pm. - 9:00pm.
*Also Open by Appointment
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:*'''For an appointment, please contact the director in advance at 1 801-264-4052.'''
  
'''Holiday Schedule:''' Closed for holidays and last two weeks of December.  
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'''Holiday Schedule:'''
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==== Upcoming Events  ====
 
==== Upcoming Events  ====
  
*Salt Lake Millcreek&nbsp;Family History Center Workshop cancelled for 2012
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= '''FAMILY DISCOVERY DAY&nbsp;'''  =
*In it's place will be an ice cream bash, to be held immediately when we reach our goal of indexing&nbsp;500,000 name for the year 2012.
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==== Are You My Cousin? ====
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'''SEPTEMBER 19, 2015.'''
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1:00 P.M. TO 5:00 P.M.
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*Classes on finding your ancestors
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*Cultural Celebration...Share your Ancestry!!<br>
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*''More to Come soon!!''
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=== Workshop/Class Schedule  ===
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==== Beginning Computer Skills<br> ====
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(Basic skills for even the timid.)
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Legacy Family Tree Workshops
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*Thursdays 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
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==== Family History Consultant Training  ====
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(All consultants and priesthood leaders welcome.)
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*Thursdays 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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==== Family History Classes&nbsp;  ====
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See weekly topics in the Calendar.
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*Thursdays 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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===== Topics for Previous Classes:  =====
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'''“Basic Training for Family Search” (1st Thursday of each month)'''<br>Hands-on instruction to access and use FamilySearch applications including FS Family Tree, FS Wiki, FS Record Search, Training and Tutorials, etc. Addressing the specific needs of the patrons.
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<br>'''“Synchronizing between FamilySearch, Legacy Family Tree,&nbsp;and Ancestry Family Trees”'''<br>How to use the amazing new features in free LDS accounts for Ancestry.com to synchronize individuals and research between both our Ancestry Family Tree and FamilySearch Family Tree. This increases the power and efficiency of our work and helps us share the work with others more effectively.  
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<br>'''“Adding Memories and Documents to Online Trees”'''<br>Review of scanning options at MFHC. How to add pictures, documents, letters, and other digital images to online family trees, as well as writing stories or transcriptions of such things as obituaries to document our ancestors’ lives. Touch on adding sources.
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<br>'''“Solving Family History Problems” (4th Thursday of each month)'''<br>We will help solve some of the problems submitted to us ahead of time. Some tricks and tips on how to avoid creating problems for yourself and those with whom you share your work.<br>
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*Workshop training can be accessed at the Riverton Stake Family History Center.
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===== Topics for This Month's Classes:<br>  =====
  
==== Workshop Schedule  ====
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February 5: “Basic Training for FamilySearch”<br>February 12: Closed for “RootsTech 2015”<br>February 19: “Adding Sources to Family Trees”<br>February 26: “Solving Family History Problems”<br>
  
Legacy Family Tree Workshop
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*Thursday 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
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'''“Adding Sources to Family Trees”'''<br>Review of how to add sources to FamilySearch Family Tree, Ancestry Trees and Legacy Family Tree and methods to share/synchronize between them. Best practices for sourcing and how to use sources to correct and expand research.<br>
  
==== Staff Training Meetings  ====
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==== Staff Meetings  ====
  
TBA - family history consultant training<br>(priesthood leaders also welcome).
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TBA -&nbsp;
  
 
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==== Collections  ====
 
==== Collections  ====
  
:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.  
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:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''FamilySearch Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.  
 
:*''(List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan; though you will not want to list every single item you have. Just give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.)''
 
:*''(List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan; though you will not want to list every single item you have. Just give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.)''
  
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:*'''[[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.
 
:*'''[[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.
  
==== Hardware and Equipment ====
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*Hardware and Equipment
  
:*''(Include the resources you have to help individuals do their research - computers, microfilm readers, printers, etc. )''
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:*PC computers with internet access
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:*Wireless internet access for patron laptops, tablets, and mobile divices
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:*Microfiche reader
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:*Microfilm reader
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:*Laser printers (5 cents per copy)
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:*Scanner/Copier/Printer with Automatic Document Feeder and USB drive
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:*Kodak Picture Saver Scanning System PS50
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:*FlipPal portable scanner with built-in stitching software.
  
 
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Latest revision as of 03:58, 6 March 2015

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

Serving the Salt Lake Millcreek and Granite Park LDS Stakes in South Salt Lake area.

Contents

Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map:

  • 4220 South Jeannine Dr (420 E), Salt Lake City, UT 84107

Phone: 801-264-4052

E-mail: UT_SaltLakeMillcreek@ldsmail.net

FHC Director: Joanne Gines

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday and Wednesday 1:00 to 9:00pm.
  • Training /Classes:Thursday: 3:00pm. - 9:00pm.
  • For an appointment, please contact the director in advance at 1 801-264-4052.

Holiday Schedule:

  • Closed for holidays and last two weeks of December.

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

FAMILY DISCOVERY DAY 

Are You My Cousin?

SEPTEMBER 19, 2015.

1:00 P.M. TO 5:00 P.M.

  • Classes on finding your ancestors
  • Cultural Celebration...Share your Ancestry!!
  • More to Come soon!!

Workshop/Class Schedule

Beginning Computer Skills

(Basic skills for even the timid.)

==

Legacy Family Tree Workshops

====
  • Thursdays 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Family History Consultant Training

(All consultants and priesthood leaders welcome.)

  • Thursdays 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Family History Classes 

See weekly topics in the Calendar.

  • Thursdays 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Topics for Previous Classes:

“Basic Training for Family Search” (1st Thursday of each month)
Hands-on instruction to access and use FamilySearch applications including FS Family Tree, FS Wiki, FS Record Search, Training and Tutorials, etc. Addressing the specific needs of the patrons.


“Synchronizing between FamilySearch, Legacy Family Tree, and Ancestry Family Trees”
How to use the amazing new features in free LDS accounts for Ancestry.com to synchronize individuals and research between both our Ancestry Family Tree and FamilySearch Family Tree. This increases the power and efficiency of our work and helps us share the work with others more effectively.


“Adding Memories and Documents to Online Trees”
Review of scanning options at MFHC. How to add pictures, documents, letters, and other digital images to online family trees, as well as writing stories or transcriptions of such things as obituaries to document our ancestors’ lives. Touch on adding sources.


“Solving Family History Problems” (4th Thursday of each month)
We will help solve some of the problems submitted to us ahead of time. Some tricks and tips on how to avoid creating problems for yourself and those with whom you share your work.


Topics for This Month's Classes:

February 5: “Basic Training for FamilySearch”
February 12: Closed for “RootsTech 2015”
February 19: “Adding Sources to Family Trees”
February 26: “Solving Family History Problems”


“Adding Sources to Family Trees”
Review of how to add sources to FamilySearch Family Tree, Ancestry Trees and Legacy Family Tree and methods to share/synchronize between them. Best practices for sourcing and how to use sources to correct and expand research.

Staff Meetings

TBA - 


Center Resources

Collections

  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
  • (List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan; though you will not want to list every single item you have. Just give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.)

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.
  • Hardware and Equipment
  • PC computers with internet access
  • Wireless internet access for patron laptops, tablets, and mobile divices
  • Microfiche reader
  • Microfilm reader
  • Laser printers (5 cents per copy)
  • Scanner/Copier/Printer with Automatic Document Feeder and USB drive
  • Kodak Picture Saver Scanning System PS50
  • FlipPal portable scanner with built-in stitching software.

Center Services

Refer to the Introduction to LDS Family History Centers page for a general outline of what to expect at Family History Centers.

Staff Research Specialties

(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the Mesa and Logan FHC pages for examples.)


Resources in the Local Area

(This section is to highlight other resources in your area that will be helpful for individuals doing research there in your location, if there are any, such as government offices, historical societies, etc.)


Links

(Include links to other websites of interest to those who visit your center such as links to the city, county and state wiki pages where your center is located.)


Volunteer at the Center

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