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Colorado Springs North Family History Center
UPCOMING CLASSES in 2018 at the Lexington Building

      ѻ  May 26: Family History Center is Closed for Memorial Weekend.

      ѻ  June 9: Becoming Your Family's Genealogy Expert
                  (Level: Beginner Presenter: Valerie Elkins)
Workshop Description: [You don’t want to become a professional genealogist and take clients, but you do want to become an expert on your own family history?

      Learn technology, tips and secrets from the pros and learn how to take your genealogy skills to the next level. Every family needs their expert, why not you?]

      ѻ  June 23 "Preserving Your Family Photos"
                  (Level: Beginner Presenter: Myra Valdez) Workshop Description: Do you have a collection of priceless family photographs that are currently stashed in a junk drawer or tucked within a book stored up in a closet? Would you like to preserve them for future generations?

                  If so, please come join us in a comfortable setting at the Family History Center as we discuss:
                  - The types and history of photographs
                  - The “Agents of Deterioration”
                  - How to properly care for your priceless photographs
                  - Proper handling and re-housing techniques
                  - Multitude of optimal archival supplies available and where to find them

      ѻ  August 25 "Collections Stewardship: Preserving Your Family's Heirloom Collections"
                  (Level: Beginner Presenter: Myra Valdez)

Workshop Description:
                  Do you have a collection of priceless family heirlooms tucked under your bed or in a closet? Perhaps the been meaning to do something with that special quilt that your grandmother gave you or that special military medal collection that was passed down to you through the generations. What about that gorgeous wedding gown and fur coat? Or maybe a priceless work of art currently hanging in your living room above the vintage china that sits on the antique table? Would you like learn more about how you can practice better stewardship and continue to preserve these items for future generations?

                  If so, please join us for an informal presentation and open discussion where guidance will be provided on how to properly handle, preserve and store your priceless family artifacts.

                  General Topics include:
                  - The “Agents of Deterioration”
                  - Proper handling and re-housing techniques
                  - Multitude of optimal archival storage supplies that are readily available and where to find them.


If there is a family history topic you would like to have a workshop about, please send request to <mailto:csnsfhc@gmail.com>



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LOCATION

  8710 Lexington Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80920 USA
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Family History Center Telephone
    (719) 534-9621

    Colorado Springs Colorado North Family History Center

    The Colorado Springs North Family History Center has 12 desk top computer stations in the main training and research areas. All Family History Center computers have Internet access. The training and research areas accommodate hands-on instruction. Personal laptops can also be connected to the Internet. Many helpful research resources are available from the desktop of the computers and include free use of many subscription web sites (i.e. Ancestor.com), use of popular data management programs, and direct Internet links to other resources.

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                Story Booth
                SCANNER 1 Calendar
                SCANNER 2 Calendar

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Please call the FAMILY HISTORY CENTER TELEPHONE:
  (719) 534-9621

or email:
CO_ColoradoSpringsNorth@ldsmail.net

NOTE:  We are closed when School Districts 20 and/or 38 are closed due to inclement weather.

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