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=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
 
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'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
 
'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
  
#''2789 Altadena Road&nbsp; Birmingham, AL&nbsp; 35243''
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*2789 Altadena Road, Birmingham, Alabama, 35243
#''Corner of Altadena Road and Cahaba River Road in the Church.''
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*Corner of Altadena Road and Cahaba River Road in the Church. Our door is nearest the Altadena Road entrance to parking.
#''Our door is nearest the Altadena Road entrance to parking.''
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:[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=2789+Altadena+Road,+Birmingham,+Alabama+35243&hl=en&ll=33.440108,-86.740236&spn=0.051138,0.090895&sll=41.054502,-76.347942&sspn=0.046213,0.090895&vpsrc=6&z=14 Location on Map]
  
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'''Phone:''' (205) 967-7279  
 
 
'''Phone: (205) 967-7279'''
 
  
 
'''E-mail:''' [mailto:al_birmingham@ldsmail.net al_birmingham@ldsmail.net]<br>
 
'''E-mail:''' [mailto:al_birmingham@ldsmail.net al_birmingham@ldsmail.net]<br>
  
 
'''Open Hours:'''  
 
'''Open Hours:'''  
 
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:'''Tuesday:''' 10am-4pm
Tuesday:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp; 10am-4pm  
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:'''Wednesday:''' 10am-4pm and 6pm-8pm
 
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:'''Some Saturdays:''' 10am-2pm  
Wednesday:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 10am-4pm and 6pm-8pm  
 
 
 
Some Saturdays: 10am-2pm  
 
  
 
'''Holiday Schedule:'''  
 
'''Holiday Schedule:'''  
  
Thanksgiving:&nbsp; Closed 23 Nov 2011 through 28 Nov 2011<br>Christmas:&nbsp;&nbsp; Closed 17 Dec 2011 through 2 Jan 2012.&nbsp; Open 3 Jan 2012.
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Thanksgiving:&nbsp; Closed 23 Nov 2011 through 28 Nov 2011<br>Christmas:&nbsp;&nbsp; Closed 17 Dec 2011 through 2 Jan 2012.&nbsp; Open 3 Jan 2012.  
 
 
  
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==== Upcoming Events  ====
 
==== Upcoming Events  ====
  
<u>'''Find Your Family'''</u>...additional time to use the center one Sunday per month.&nbsp;
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<u>'''Find Your Family'''</u>...additional time to use the center one Sunday per month.&nbsp;  
  
28 August 2011&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;3pm-6pm
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28 August 2011&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;3pm-6pm  
  
25 September 2011&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;3pm-6pm
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25 September 2011&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;3pm-6pm  
  
23 October 2011&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;3pm-6pm
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23 October 2011&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;3pm-6pm  
  
 
no dates for November and December  
 
no dates for November and December  
  
29 January 2012&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;3pm-6pm
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29 January 2012&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;3pm-6pm  
  
 
==== Class Schedule  ====
 
==== Class Schedule  ====
  
==== Staff Training Meetings:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; ====
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Fourth Sundays 2-3pm&nbsp;&nbsp;  
 
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Fourth Sundays 2-3pm&nbsp;&nbsp;  
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==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
  
*''Computers, microfilm readers, microfilm/fiche printer for paper or digital, fiche readers''
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=== Resources in the Local Area<br> ===
 
=== Resources in the Local Area<br> ===
 
 
  
 
*Alabama Genealogical Society
 
*Alabama Genealogical Society
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*Samford University:&nbsp; Outstanding seminars for genealogists
 
*Samford University:&nbsp; Outstanding seminars for genealogists
  
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Revision as of 02:56, 22 August 2011

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


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Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  • 2789 Altadena Road, Birmingham, Alabama, 35243
  • Corner of Altadena Road and Cahaba River Road in the Church. Our door is nearest the Altadena Road entrance to parking.
Location on Map

Phone: (205) 967-7279

E-mail: al_birmingham@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

Tuesday: 10am-4pm
Wednesday: 10am-4pm and 6pm-8pm
Some Saturdays: 10am-2pm

Holiday Schedule:

Thanksgiving:  Closed 23 Nov 2011 through 28 Nov 2011
Christmas:   Closed 17 Dec 2011 through 2 Jan 2012.  Open 3 Jan 2012.



Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Find Your Family...additional time to use the center one Sunday per month. 

28 August 2011          3pm-6pm

25 September 2011     3pm-6pm

23 October 2011         3pm-6pm

no dates for November and December

29 January 2012          3pm-6pm

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings:    

       Fourth Sundays 2-3pm  

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Center Resources

Collections

  • Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
  • Alabama Death Records for years 1908 to 1963, complete. 1964-1974, various.

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.

Hardware and Equipment

  • Computers, microfilm readers, microfilm/fiche printer for paper or digital, fiche readers

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

  • Alabama Genealogical Society
  • BAAGSG (Meets on 2nd Sunday, 3rd Floor of Linn-Henley Building at Birmingham Public Library)
  • Birmingham Public Library: features extensive collection for southern research
  • Samford University:  Outstanding seminars for genealogists





Links

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Volunteer at the Center

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