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=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
 
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'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
 
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#1950 W. Galveston St. Chandler, AZ 85224''''<br>''''
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'''Address:''' 1950 W. Galveston St. Chandler, AZ 85224 &nbsp;Located on the east side of the Galveston Stake Center.
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::[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=1950+West+Galveston+Street,+Chandler,+AZ+85224&hl=en&ll=33.313818,-111.875281&spn=0.024387,0.046563&sll=50.252895,-119.280849&sspn=0.00933,0.023282&vpsrc=6&t=m&z=15 Location on Map]
  
 
'''Phone:&nbsp;480'''-857-8640  
 
'''Phone:&nbsp;480'''-857-8640  
  
E-mail: chandlerwestfhc@gmail.com <br>
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'''E-mail:''' [mailto:chandlerwestfhc@gmail.com chandlerwestfhc@gmail.com]
  
Open Hours: Monday, Tuesday and Wednsaday 7pm to 9pm. &nbsp;Saturdays from 10am to 2pm&nbsp;
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Holiday Schedule: Closed all 3 day weekends on Saturdays. Weekends of General Conference. Major Hollidays and the week of Thanksgiving and Chrismas&nbsp;  
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Holiday Schedule: Closed all 3 day weekends on Saturdays. Weekends of General Conference. Major Hollidays and the week of Thanksgiving and Christmas.
  
 
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=== Calendar and Events  ===
 
=== Calendar and Events  ===
  
==== Upcoming Events: &nbsp;Center may be reserved in advance.&nbsp;  ====
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==== Upcoming Events: &nbsp;Center may be reserved in advance. There are currently no reserved days for February&nbsp;  ====
  
==== Class Schedule:&nbsp;FAMILY HISTORY CLASSES FOR SEPTEMBER
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==== Class Schedule (All Classes are from 7:30pm to 8:30pm in the FHC Class room)  ====
Please note: <br>• Classes will be held on Thursdays to accommodate those who could not attend Tuesday classes<br>• Class topics are in response to many questions I have received.<br>• I would love those of you who would like to teach one of the topics to contact me! I love sharing as much as I love teaching! <br>• Classes will start at 7pm and will be about 1 hour long<br>• Please print and hang on the appropriate bulletin board in your Ward.
 
  
• September 8: Working with New FamilySearch: What do I do if?<br> This class deals with the little things that seem to cause so much trouble.
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:<u>'''Feb Consultant and Member Training:''' </u><br> 5th New Consultant and member Training (part 2): Getting to know Family Tree<br>12th New Consultant Training and member (part 3): All About FamilySearch.Org<br>19th New Consultant Training and member (part 4): Learning about File Managers<br>26th New Consultant Training and member(part 5): Whats in the FHC Portal
  
• September 15: Working with Roots Magic and Ancestral Quest: <br> We will go over how to work with these 2 programs and New Family Search
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&nbsp; &nbsp; <u>&nbsp;'''March Member training:'''</u><br>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; 5th Learning to Use Family Tree. <br>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; 12th Better Searches with FamilySearch. <br>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; 19th What the FHC Portal at the Family History Center can do for you. <br>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;26th Using the Ancestry.com Family of Websites <br><br>
  
• September 22: Surveying the Internet: <br> How to start finding what others have already done in your family history
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==== Staff Training Meetings:&nbsp;  ====
  
• September 29: Maps to help you with finding your ancestors <br>
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See above for all training meetings.&nbsp;  
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=== Center Resources  ===
 
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:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
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:*''(List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan; though you will not want to list every single item you have. Just give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.)''
 
  
 
==== Databases and Software  ====
 
==== Databases and Software  ====
  
:*[http://fhc.familysearch.org/ '''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.These include Ancestory.com, Flag3, World Vital Statistics, and many others&nbsp;<br>
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:*'''[[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.These include Ancestory.com, Flag3, World Vital Statistics, and many others&nbsp;<br>  
 
:*Animap on select computers.
 
:*Animap on select computers.
  
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:*1. 10 well maintain computers, 3 with 22” screens&nbsp;
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:*10 well maintain computers, 3 with 22” screens.
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=== Center Services  ===
 
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==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
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''(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the [[Mesa Family History Center|Mesa]] and [[Logan Utah Family History Center|Logan]] FHC pages for examples.)''
 
  
 
Our Family History Center specializes in helping those who are new to Family History or just need some helping getting to the next step in their own research.&nbsp;<br>  
 
Our Family History Center specializes in helping those who are new to Family History or just need some helping getting to the next step in their own research.&nbsp;<br>  
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#World Vital Statistics&nbsp;  
 
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#Training on how to use and submit information to &nbsp;the Wiki at FamilySearch.org &nbsp;
 
 
  
We also can provide training for groups from 4 for 40 on these varies topics and others. &nbsp;If you are interested please email us at:&nbsp;
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We also can provide training for groups from 4 for 40 on these above &nbsp;topics and others important to your groups interest and needs . &nbsp;If you are interested please email us at:&nbsp; chandlerwestfhc@gmail.com
  
 
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We encourage individuals who enjoy Genealogy and are comfortable with its technologies to volunteer at the center. We are looking for dependable individuals who enjoy helping others find their ancestors. If interested please come by our center to learn more. &nbsp;
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We encourage individuals who enjoy Genealogy and are comfortable with its technologies to volunteer at the center. We are looking for dependable individuals who enjoy helping others find their ancestors. If interested please come by our center to learn more. &nbsp;  
  
 
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Revision as of 20:07, 11 April 2013

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



Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

Address: 1950 W. Galveston St. Chandler, AZ 85224  Located on the east side of the Galveston Stake Center.

Location on Map

Phone: 480-857-8640

E-mail: chandlerwestfhc@gmail.com

Open Hours:

Monday, Tuesday and Wednsaday 7pm to 9pm.
Saturdays from 10am to 2pm 

Holiday Schedule: Closed all 3 day weekends on Saturdays. Weekends of General Conference. Major Hollidays and the week of Thanksgiving and Christmas.


Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events:  Center may be reserved in advance. There are currently no reserved days for February 

Class Schedule (All Classes are from 7:30pm to 8:30pm in the FHC Class room)

Feb Consultant and Member Training:
5th New Consultant and member Training (part 2): Getting to know Family Tree
12th New Consultant Training and member (part 3): All About FamilySearch.Org
19th New Consultant Training and member (part 4): Learning about File Managers
26th New Consultant Training and member(part 5): Whats in the FHC Portal

     March Member training:
      5th Learning to Use Family Tree.
      12th Better Searches with FamilySearch.
      19th What the FHC Portal at the Family History Center can do for you.
       26th Using the Ancestry.com Family of Websites

Staff Training Meetings: 

See above for all training meetings. 


Center Resources

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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.These include Ancestory.com, Flag3, World Vital Statistics, and many others 
  • Animap on select computers.

Hardware and Equipment and Facilities 

  • 10 well maintain computers, 3 with 22” screens.
  •  6 laptop stations by computers
  •  3 Wi-Fi for available for 4 additional computers 
  •  Multiple classrooms for improved training opportunities 

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

Our Family History Center specializes in helping those who are new to Family History or just need some helping getting to the next step in their own research. 

Our specialties include:

Being able to help train othes on computer programs such as  

  1. Ancestral Quest 
  2. PAF 
  3. Roots Magic 
  4. Family Search 
  5. Ancestry.com
  6. World Vital Statistics 
  7. Animap and others
  8. Training on how to use and submit information to  the Wiki at FamilySearch.org  

We also can provide training for groups from 4 for 40 on these above  topics and others important to your groups interest and needs .  If you are interested please email us at:  chandlerwestfhc@gmail.com


Resources in the Local Area

(This section is to highlight other resources in your area that will be helpful for individuals doing research there in your location, if there are any, such as government offices, historical societies, etc.)


Links

(Include links to other websites of interest to those who visit your center such as links to the city, county and state wiki pages where your center is located.)



We encourage individuals who enjoy Genealogy and are comfortable with its technologies to volunteer at the center. We are looking for dependable individuals who enjoy helping others find their ancestors. If interested please come by our center to learn more.