Soldotna Alaska Family History Center

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

THE SOLDOTNA STAKE FAMILY HISTORY CENTER A PLACE WHERE GENERATIONS MEET

Come visit us and search for your kindred dead on our many free websites. Talk to staff consultants who can assist you in your research, take the offered classes to help hone your genealogical skills and enjoy your venture as you discover your ancestral family.

CENTER CONTACTS HOURS

LOCATION MAP:

Address:

  • 159 West Marydale Ave Suite 8 Soldotna Alaska 99669 United States
  • Entrance to the Soldotna Family History Center is located at the back of the parking lot near the satelite dish.
  • Language:English

PHONE:

  • 1-907-262-3581

E-MAIL:

  • AK_Soldotna@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

WINTER SCHEDULE:

  • September 1st-May 31st
  • Tuesday:11:00am-3:00pm and 6:00pm-8:00pm
  • Wednesday:11:00am-3:00pm and 6:00pm-8:00pm
  • Thursday:11:00am-3:00pm and 6:00pm-8:00pm

SUMMER SCHEDULE:

  • June 1st-August 31st
  • Tuesday:11:00am-2:00pm and 6:00pm-8:00pm
  • Wednesday:11:00am-2:00pm and 6:00pm-8:00pm
  • Thursday:11:00am-2:00pm and 6:00pm-8:00pm

Holiday Schedule: Closed Thursday, November 27, 2014 for Thanksgiving.

Closed December 20, 2014 - January 5, 2015 for Christmas Break.

The Soldotna Family History Center will be closed as stated:




CALENDER AND EVENTS

Upcoming Events

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Class Schedule


Staff Training Meetings

  • Soldotna Ward Temple and Family History Consultant Family Tree/Search Training beginning Thursday, January 8, 2015 6:30 - 8:00 for 8 weeks. This is a must do class to ensure that you know all the ins and outs of Family Search and Family Tree in order to help members and patrons.




Center Resources

Collections

  • Wide collection of microfilm by state and country; Scottish records formatted on discs with information that is unavailable on the internet

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.
  • New England Ancestors Site - This incredible collection offers us key resources to gather clues about our ancestors in early and coonial New England, covering Maine, New Hamshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rode Island, Connecticut, and other regions.



Hardware and Equipment

  • Computers
  • Microfiche Readers
  • Printers




Center Services

  • Highly trained librarians ready to assist in your genealogical quest.

Staff Research Specialties

  • United States, England, Germany




Resources in the Local Area

  • Totem Tracers Genealogical Society




Links




Volunteer at the Center

  • The Soldotna Alaska Stake Family History Center is a fantastic place to learn about and share genealogical insights. To become a volunteer call 907-262-3581 during operation hours.