Moroni Utah Family History Center

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Our friendly staff at the Moroni Utah Family History Center is dedicated to helping anyone who is inerested learn how to find their ancestors and have fun connecting with thier family on their very own family tree. Free classes for groups are available by appointment. For more information please contact our Family History Director, Judie Erickson. You can also explore your family history online at www.FamilySearch.org.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map:

Address:

  • 231 N Center
  • Moroni, UT 8646
  • (parking and entrance around the back of the building)

Get Directions'

FHC Phone: Center: 435-436-8497

FHC Director: Judie Erickson

  • Assistant Directors: Becky Hert

E-mail: moroniutahfhc@gmail.com

Open Hours:

  • Mon.-Tue. 12:00-4:00pm
  • Wed.-Thur. 12:00-8:00pm
  • Sun. 3:00-7:00pm (except Fast Sundays)
  • For classes appointment, please contact the director in advance at 435-436-8497 during business hours

Holiday Schedule:

  • Closed Holidays and LDS Stake/General Conferences



Calendar and Events

Youth Family Discovery Day "Embark in the Service"

hosted by the Moroni Utah Stake Youth Family History Committee
When: Saturday, March 14, 2015
Where: At the Stake Center (82 N Center, Moroni)
Who is invited: All Youth in the North Sanpete area ages 12-18
Time: 9am to Noon
Dress: Casual
Please Bring: Digital Devices (Laptops preferred, but tablets and cell phones also welcome)
Refreshments and bottled water will be served
Please sign-up at www.lds.org/familydiscoveryday (email required). If you do not have an email address, please call435-436-8796 to register by phone.

Family Discovery Day "Find, Take, Share"

hosted by the Moroni Utah Stake
When: Saturday, April 18, 2015
Where: Moroni Utah Stake Center (82 N Center, Moroni)
Who is invited: Families (ages 8+ welcome), including the Moroni, Mount Pleasant & Mount Pleasant North Stakes (North Sanpete Area)
Time: 9am to 4pm
Dress: Casual
Please Bring: Digital Devices (Laptops preferred, but tablets and cell phones also welcome)
Bottled water will be provided, please bring a sack lunch/snacks if desired.
Please sign-up at www.lds.org/familydiscoveryday (email required) If you do not have an email address, please call our Center Director Judie Erickson at 435-436-8796 to register by phone.

Some of the classes offered at this event: Beginning FamilySearch, Begining Research, Using Ancestry.com, Using Roots Magic, Beginning Indexing, Intermediate Indexing, Italian Indexing, Finding Names for Temple Work, My Family Booklet - Memories, The Write Stuff (writing a life sketch), Family History On the Go (apps), Fun with Family History, etc.

There will be a computer lab with personal help offered throughout the event in the cultural hall. Please bring a laptop computer or tablet with internet capabilities.

There will be a photo/document scanning lab with personal help offered throughout the event at the Moroni Family History Center (210 N Center). Please bring any photos, documents, slides, or film you would like to scan.

Fun for the whole family - please bring a friend!

Class Schedule or Groups: by appointment only

Please contact the Center Director Judie Erickson at 435-436-8796.

FH Staff Training Meetings: First Thursday of every month @7pm

FH Youth Committee Meetings: 4th Sunday of every month @3pm


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. (Note to FHC: Not all FHCs have access to this portal. If you do not, you will want to remove this entire bullet. If you do have access to it, just remove this text in italics.)

Hardware and Equipment

  • Computers, microfilm readers, scanners & printers are available at this center.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

Some of our consultants are familiar with Roots Magic and Family Search Indexing. Please call to arrange a visit for specific helps in these areas.


Resources in the Local Area



Links

[About Moroni, Utah]


Volunteer at the Center

Please contact our Family History Center Director if interested. We are always looking for volunteers who are interested in helping our patrons with their family history work. No experience necessary, just a willing heart, a little of your time and happy disposition! :)