Orem Utah Sharon Park Family History Center
|This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Center, a branch facility of the Family History Library.|
Anyone is welcome to visit our center. We specifically serve four Orem LDS stakes: Sharon Park, Orem North, Canyon View, Orem East. Our director is Carolyn Fitzgarrald who can be reached at 1-801-224-5618 for tours or special appointments.
=== Center Contacts and Hours ===
Location & Map: 85 East 700 North, Orem, Utah 84057
Enter from the back of the building, the door on the right. The family history center is the first door to the left. If the outside door is locked ring the bell to alert the consultant you are there.
Google Map to - Orem Utah Sharon Park Family History Center
*Sunday: 5:00 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.
*Tuesday: 1:00 P.M. - 3:30 P.M.; 7:00 P.M. - 8:30 P.M.
*Wednesday: 10:00 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.; 7:00 P.M. - 8:30 P.M.
*Thursday: 10:00 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.
- Easter weekend 2013 (Mar 31-Apr 1)
- LDS General Conference 2013 (Apr 6-7)
- Mother's Day 2013 (May 12)
- Memorial Day weekend 2013 (May 25-27)
- Father's Day 2013 (June 16)
- Independence Day 2013 (July 4)
- Pioneer Day 2013 (July 24)
- BYU Education Week 2013 (August 19-23)
- Labor Day Weekend 2013 (October 31-September 2)
- LDS General Conference 2013 (October 5-6)
- Thanksgiving Holidays 2013 (November 28 - December 1)
- Christmas Holidays 2013 (December 23 - January 2)
- President's Day weekend 2014 (February 15-17)
Family History Center Resources
- Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog
- Resources include: a large collection of books, family histories, census books for Britain and United States, Automated Archives CDs of Vital Records, Pedigree Resource Files, Mormon Immigration Index and Western Europe Vital Records Index
- Ireland Census on microfilm: 1821 for Cavan, Fermanagh, Galway, King, Meath; 1831 for Londonderry; 1841 for Cavan; 1851 for Antrim, Fermanagh and Leinster Catholic Qual Rolls Index
- 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. :
- 9 computers :
- 2 microfilm readers :
- 3 fiche readers :
- 1 printer [note: we do not have the ability to print from microfilm or microfiche] :
- NEW - Color Printer - enables you to print "Your Genealogy Fan Chart" from FamilySearch in color for 5 cents a copy. More information See Your Family Tree
===Local Area Resources===
- Brigham Young University Harold B. Lee Library
- Orem FamilySearch Center (training center)
- Utah Valley Technology and Genealogy Group (formerly Utah Valley PAF Users' Group)
- Riverton FamilySearch Library Events
- Utah County (includes links to neighboring Family History Centers)
- Tracing LDS Ancestors
- FamilySearch Blog
(up-to-date news articles) *----Adding details to a FHC page article.