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==== Class Schedule   ====
 
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| align="left" |  My Role as a Family History Consultant           
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| align="left" |  My Role as a Family History Consultant OR Census Research           
 
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| align="left" |  The Tech Tools of Family History  
 
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| align="left" | &nbsp;The Tech Tools of Family History &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;<u>'''OR'''</u> I Want To Find My Family - Where Do I Go?
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&nbsp;The Tech Tools of Family History&nbsp;
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Mon
  
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| align="left" | The Vision of Family Tree  
 
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| align="left" | Sep 24
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| align="left" | &nbsp;Research - Part I -The Pattern to Perfect The Family  
 
| align="left" | &nbsp;Research - Part I -The Pattern to Perfect The Family  
 
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| align="left" | &nbsp;Research - Part I -The Pattern to Perfect The Family  
 
| align="left" | &nbsp;Research - Part I -The Pattern to Perfect The Family  
 
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| align="left" | Oct&nbsp;1
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| align="left" | &nbsp;Research - Part II -Finding The Proof  
 
| align="left" | &nbsp;Research - Part II -Finding The Proof  
 
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| align="left" | &nbsp;Research - Part II -Finding The Proof  
 
| align="left" | &nbsp;Research - Part II -Finding The Proof  
 
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Closed For Thanksgiving&nbsp;
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A Consultant's Role to Enable, Advise and&nbsp;Inspire
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==== Center Closures  ====
 
==== Center Closures  ====
  
The Eagle Family History Center will be closed November&nbsp;18 to&nbsp;24 for Thanksgiving Holiday.&nbsp;  
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The Eagle Family History Center will be closed the week of November&nbsp;18 to&nbsp;25 for Thanksgiving Holiday.&nbsp;  
  
 
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==== Staff Training Meetings  ====
 
==== Staff Training Meetings  ====
  
3rd Thursday at the Eagle Family Center. Staff meeting at 6:30 PM. Training class open to everyone at 7:00 PM, usually held in a room down the hall.
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3rd Thursday at the Eagle Family Center. Staff meeting at 6:30 PM. Training class open to everyone at 7:00 PM, usually held in a room down the hall.  
  
The October Staff Meeting and Training will be on the Third Thursday October 18th as usual. It will begin at 6:30 p.m. and class will begin at 7:00 p.m.&nbsp;&nbsp;Class&nbsp;offered that evening will be "Learning and Loving&nbsp;Family Tree." &nbsp;
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The October Staff Meeting and Training will be on the Third Thursday October 18th as usual. It will begin at 6:30 p.m. and classes will begin at 7:00 p.m.&nbsp;
  
 
=== Center Resources  ===
 
=== Center Resources  ===
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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.)''  ====
 
==== ''(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.)''  ====
  
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&nbsp;Resources in the Local Area  
 
 
==== Resources in the Local Area ====
 
  
 
==== '''Idaho State Archives and Research Center '''-- 2205 Old Penitentiary Road, Boise Idaho,(208) 334-2620. Hours T - Sat. 10 AM - 4 PM  ====
 
==== '''Idaho State Archives and Research Center '''-- 2205 Old Penitentiary Road, Boise Idaho,(208) 334-2620. Hours T - Sat. 10 AM - 4 PM  ====
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==== '''Boise Public Library''', newspapers and obituary collections -- www.boisepubliclibrary.org  ====
 
==== '''Boise Public Library''', newspapers and obituary collections -- www.boisepubliclibrary.org  ====
  
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==== 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.)''<br> ====
 
==== ''(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.)''<br> ====

Revision as of 14:16, 10 October 2012

The Eagle Idaho Family History Center is staffed by Eagle Stake, Meridian North Stake and Star Stake. We invite everyone to come and visit our center. We look forward to helping you search your family history.

Contents

Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  1. 2090 N Eagle Road, Eagle, Idaho 83616, United States
  2. Park on the southwest side of building. Use the southwest door labled "Family History Center"
  3. (Link to map using Google or other map sites)

Phone:   208-319-1159

E-mail: ID_Eagle@ldsmail.net

Open Hours: 

Daytime:  Mon, Tue, Wed 9am-4pm;  
                Thu 9am-12:30pm

Evening:  Tue, Wed, Thu 6:30pm-9:30pm.

Holiday Schedule: Closed all major holidays, the week of Thanksgiving and two weeks at Christmas.


Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

In September we will be a six-week course designed to help Ward Family History Consultants and Eagle Family History Center Staff learn their roles and increase their skills.  It is important to begin training with the first class because each class is designed to build on knowledge received in the previous class.  Each class will be presented twice weekly to better meet your schedule.  Please don't stop coming if you miss a class - we will help you make it up individually.

Class Schedule 

              Date                                                   Title                                          Time
Monday   Oct15    My Role as a Family History Consultant OR Census Research         

1:00 PM

Thur Oct 18   My Role as a Family History Consultant  OR Census Research 

7:00 PM

Mon Oct 22   The Tech Tools of Family History

1:00 PM

Thur

Oct 25 

 The Tech Tools of Family History 

7:00 PM

Mon

Oct 29  The Vision of Family Tree 1:00 PM

Thur

Nov 1  The Vision of Family Tree  7:00 PM
Mon Nov 5   Research - Part I -The Pattern to Perfect The Family 1:00 PM
Thu Nov 8   Research - Part I -The Pattern to Perfect The Family 7:00 PM
Mon Nov 12  Research - Part II -Finding The Proof 1:00 PM
Thu Nov 15   Research - Part II -Finding The Proof 7:00 PM

Nov 19

Mon

Nov 25

Nov 26 

Closed For Thanksgiving 

A Consultant's Role to Enable, Advise and Inspire

1:00 PM
Thu Nov 29  A Consultant's Role to Enable, Advise and Inspire  7:00 PM

Center Closures

The Eagle Family History Center will be closed the week of November 18 to 25 for Thanksgiving Holiday. 

Personal Training 

Any class will be taught one-on-one.  Call 208-319-1159 to set up an appointment. 

Staff Training Meetings

3rd Thursday at the Eagle Family Center. Staff meeting at 6:30 PM. Training class open to everyone at 7:00 PM, usually held in a room down the hall.

The October Staff Meeting and Training will be on the Third Thursday October 18th as usual. It will begin at 6:30 p.m. and classes will begin at 7:00 p.m. 

Center Resources

Collections

  • Family History Library Catalog: The center has the ability to order films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
  • Magazines: American Ancestors, FamilyTree, and Internet Genealogy.  The center has over 300 microfilm and microfiche, many reference books and Daughters of Utah Pioneer books. 

Databases and Software

  • FHC Portal: The 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:  Ancestry, Fold3.com, WorldVital Records, Heritage Quest, FindMyPast, Familyhistorylink, Godfrey Memorial Library, Historical Maps, The American Civil War, Genline, TheGenealogist and 19th Century British Library Digital Newspaper Collection. 
  • The center also has access to GenealogyBank and American Ancestors.
  • Software - Personal Ancestral File, PAF Companion, FamilyInsight, Roots Magic, Legacy, Ancestral Quest, Personal Historian, AniMap and Progeny.

Hardware and Equipment

  • 7 new Lenova computers with 23" screens
  • 3 new multi function printers
  • 1 scanner
  • 5 Microfilm readers
  • 1 Microfiche reader
  • 1 Microfilm and microfiche copier

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the Mesa and Logan FHC pages for examples.)

 Resources in the Local Area

Idaho State Archives and Research Center -- 2205 Old Penitentiary Road, Boise Idaho,(208) 334-2620. Hours T - Sat. 10 AM - 4 PM

Western States Marriage Index, Idaho State Death Index 1911- 1956 and Eastern Idaho Death Records -- http://abish.byui.edu/specialcollections

Boise Public Library, newspapers and obituary collections -- www.boisepubliclibrary.org

 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.)

 

Links to PowerPoint files for classes taught at Eagle Family History Center:


Descendancy Research, Nola Serra, Instructor, January 19, 2012

http://dl.dropbox.com/u/48794634/Descendancy%20Research.ppt


Search Engine Basics, Nola Serra, Instructor, May 17, 2010

http://dl.dropbox.com/u/82390524/Search%20Engine%20Basics.ppt

Volunteer at the Center

We are looking for those who have research skills and/or computer skills.