Fountain Colorado Family History Center

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Contact Information

Address:

Enter the Family History Center from the North end of the building. This picture is looking west. The north end is to the right.

Phones:

  • FHC - 1-719-550-2867
  • FHC Directors Ron and Shannon Eliason - 1-719-232-5881, 1-719-314-6515

E-mail:

  • CO_Fountain@ldsmail.net
  • shannon_eliason2000@yahoo.com or ron.eliason@gmail.com

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Holiday Schedule:

Closed all major holidays:


Volunteer at this Center

Contact Ron or Shannon Eliason at 719-232-5881 or 719-314-6515 or shannon_eliason2000@yahoo.com or ron.eliason@gmail.com if you are interested in volunteering for this Family History Center.


Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Classes are held each month on:

  • Tuesday 1st Tuesday 10:00am-11:15am
  • Tuesday: 2nd Tuesday 7:00pm-8:15pm
  • Thursday: 3rd Thursday 7:00pm- 8:15pm

Classes for April:

  • 4 April 2017 10:00am-11:15am, Intro to England Research-Cancelled due to inclement weather will reschedule soon
  • 11 April 2017 7:00pm-8:15pm, Organizing my Family History in Binders
  • 18 April 2017 9:30am-11:00am, Mom and Tot class
  • 27 April 2017 7:00pm-8:15pm, Intro to Researching in FamilySearch

Click here to sign up for a classes

Staff Training Meetings

  • 3rd Saturday of each month at 10 am


Center 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

  • Our Education and Training room is hardwired to the Internet with electrical outlets for personal laptops. The room can handle up to nine (9) laptops for use during classes or for research during operating hours. Please feel free to bring you own laptops.

Additionally we have for your use:

  • Five state-of-art standalone computers
  • High Speed Scanner (50 Photo's per minute)
  • Flat Bed Scanner up to 11 x 17 
  • Color Printer up to 11 x 17
  • Black and White Printer with scanner
  • Lamination machine up to 11 x 17

Reserve the high speed scanner

Family photos, documents, and records can now be digitized at the Fountain Stake Family History Discovery Center, using our Kodak Picture Saver Photo Scanner. You can scan 50 photos a minute and save all your photos or documents. These photo can then be uploaded to FamilySearch.org. 

Reservations for the scanner can be made for 1 1/2 hour increments. Please visit the Scanner Reservation Calendar to see when the scanner is available for use.

Click here to Reserve Scanner