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The library will be closed Wednesday November 23rd through Saturday November 26th for the Thanksgiving Holiday.
We will reopen on Monday, November 28th at our regular time, 9:00 am.
The library will not open until 10:00 am on Friday, December 9th, 2016 due to our monthly staff meeting.
The library will be closed from Monday, December 19th through Monday, January 2nd for the Christmas Holiday. We will reopen on Tuesday, January 3rd at 9:00 am, our regular time.
Riverton FamilySearch Library[edit | edit source]
The Riverton FamilySearch Library has been very popular with local family history researchers in the south part of the Salt Lake Valley since opening its doors on June 21, 2010. Please use the menu above for links to specific library pages.
Family Story Room[edit | edit source]
The Riverton FamilySearch Library has a Family Story Room available for use to record your family's stories. The space is designed with state-of-the-art audio and video technology. The comfortable furnishings and sound proofed interior provide a quiet secluded area, ideal for recording personal histories. Click here for details on scheduling our Family Story Room.
Classes[edit | edit source]
The library offers a wide range of classes on family history topics. Click here for a brief description of each class and class schedules.
Handouts and Guides[edit | edit source]
This new page includes links to download or print PDF handouts from the classes taught at the library and the Quick Start Guides available at the library.Click here to view the handouts and guides. Click here to register for a weekly email Family History Tip.
Group Visit Opportunities[edit | edit source]
The Riverton FamilySearch Library is pleased and eager to offer the opportunity for individuals, organizations, and others to schedule a group visit to our library. We offer a variety of options that are sure to provide interest to your group. They include a short presentation, 20 to 25 minutes, in one of our meeting rooms, with the remainder of the time in the library. Click here for details that include logistics issues, tips for a successful group visit, the group visit options, and a link to access the On-Line Registration Form.
Genealogy Merit Badge Workshop [edit | edit source]
On the second Saturday of each month, except December, the library offers a Boy Scout Genealogy Merit Badge Workshop. Click here for details on the workshop.
Saturday Seminars [edit | edit source]
On the third Saturday of each month, except December, the Riverton FamilySearch Library offers a free, three-hour Saturday Seminar with a featured speaker and various classes. Click here for details on the seminar.
Family Discovery Days [edit | edit source]
The Riverton FamilySearch Library will host a Family Discovery Day three times a year. The first Discovery Day will be held on January 28th, 2017 from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon in the library and will focus on Family Reunions. The following Family Discovery Days will be on the fourth Saturday of April and September. A wide variety of family-oriented family history activities are available to experience, enjoy and learn. Click here for details on the Family Discovery Day.
Outreach Family History Training [edit | edit source]
The library offers a wide variety of family history training classes at other locations. Click here for the schedule of classes held.
Location[edit | edit source]
The Riverton FamilySearch Library is in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Riverton Office Building at 3740 Market Center Drive in Riverton, Utah. Click here for details and directions.