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Salt Lake Millcreek 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.

Serving the Salt Lake Millcreek, Murray and Granite Park Stakes in Millcreek, South Salt Lake and Murray area.

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Center Contacts and Hours[edit | edit source]

Location Map:

  • 4220 South Jeannine Dr (420 E), Salt Lake City, UT 84107

Phone: 801-264-4052


MFHC Lead Temple and Family History Consultants: Wayne and Jenene Jepsen"

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday and Wednesday 1:00 to 9:00 p.m.
  • Training /Classes: Live Online Broadcasts/Recorded Video Events
  • Appointments: Thursday: 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • For an appointment, please contact the temple and family history consultant - center in advance at 1 801-264-4052.

Holiday Schedule:

  • Closed for holidays and last two weeks of December.

Friends of Millcreek Family History Center Facebook Group

Calendar and Events[edit | edit source]

Link for Millcreek Family History Center Google Calendar[edit | edit source]

Indexing Day[edit | edit source]

Hosted by Riverfront Ward monthly on a Saturday (tentatively the 3rd Saturday of the month). Join us anytime from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Bring a laptop if you have one. Check for updates closer to the time of the Indexing Day event.

  • 19 January 2019
  • 16 February 2019
  • 16 March 2019
  • 20 April 2019
  • 11 May 2019
  • 15 June 2019
  • 20 July 2019
  • 17 August 2019
  • 21 September 2019
  • 19 October 2019
  • 9 November 2019 (2nd Saturday to avoid Thanksgiving travel)
  • The MFHC closes for the holidays in December 2019

Workshops and Training[edit | edit source]

Training Courses for Temple and Family History Consultants[edit | edit source]

MFHC is creating online courses to help Temple and Family History Consultants and their Priesthood leadership to be better prepared to meet the needs of the patrons (both members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and other people in the community) in their temple and family history work.

  • Provides way to organize, plan, and show progress in training.
  • Links to tutorials already created by FamilySearch, Ancestry, Legacy Family Tree and other resources.
  • Supplemented with original tutorials to clarify common concerns.
  • Allows for practice and recording progress.
  • Progress can be shared with priesthood leadership and supervisors.
  • Can be used independently or with support from training staff at MFHC.

Introduction video about Beginning Temple & Family History Consulting Course

Beginning Temple & Family History Consulting Course[edit | edit source]

Individualized Training[edit | edit source]

Thursdays 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Schedule one hour sessions for individualized training [1]

Date Time Open/Taken
Jan 24 10 to 11 Taken
11 to 1 Taken
1 to 3 Taken
3 to 5 Taken
5 to 6
Jan 31 10 to 11 Taken
11 to 1 Taken
1 to 3 Taken
3 to 5 Taken
5 to 6
Feb 7 10 to 11 Taken
11 to 1 Taken
1 to 3 Taken
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5 to 6
Feb 14 10 to 11 Taken
11 to 1 Taken
1 to 3 Taken
3 to 5 Taken
5 to 6

Family History Classes [edit | edit source]

To facilitate the new Sunday Schedule and provide more learning resources in the home, Eileen Lentz, Millcreek Family History Center Trainer, will be adding video tutorials and live online broadcast events to her 7th Child Publishing YouTube Channel. Use the link below to access the MFHC Family History Classes page. It will have descriptions and links to the uploaded videos in the Family History play list on the 7th Child Publishing YouTube Channel. You are welcome to request topics or ask for individualized online sessions.

MFHC Family History Classes

Staff Meetings[edit | edit source]

TBA - 

Center Resources[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

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Databases and Software[edit | edit source]

  • 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.

Hardware and Equipment[edit | edit source]

  • PC computers with internet access
  • Wireless internet access for patron laptops, tablets, and mobile devices
  • Microfiche reader
  • Microfilm reader
  • Laser printers (5 cents per copy)
  • Scanner/Copier/Printer with Automatic Document Feeder and USB drive
  • Kodak Picture Saver Scanning System PS50
  • FlipPal portable scanner with built-in stitching software.

Center Services[edit | edit source]

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Staff Research Specialties[edit | edit source]

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Resources in the Local Area[edit | edit source]

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Links[edit | edit source]

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Volunteer at the Center[edit | edit source]

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