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  {{FHCpage|location=Utah}}The Hurricane Utah Family History Center is located in downtown Hurricane just off State Street.&nbsp; We serve the Tri-Stake areas of Hurricane, La Verkin, Toquerville, all the way to Zion's National Park.&nbsp; We have almost 60 staff consisting of Volunteers and Service Missionaires who are trained to help visiting patrons surf the highways of the Internet to find their kindred dead and organize their information in one of the software programs available.<br>
  
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=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
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*'''Address''': 37 South 200 West Hurricane, Utah 84737
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*We are South of State Street right behind the Hurricane Car Dealership located in the old Seminary building.
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*Parking is available in the back of the building or in the front on the street.
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*[https://maps.google.com/maps?q=37+South+200+West,+Hurricane,+Utah+84737&hl=en&ll=37.17603,-113.291895&spn=0.014892,0.019913&sll=39.682883,-105.069809&sspn=0.028767,0.039825&oq=+37+South+200+West+Hurricane,+Utah+84737&hnear=37+S+200+W,+Hurricane,+Utah+84737&t=m&z=16 Loaction on Map]
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=== '''Phone: 1-435-635-2174'''  ===
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'''E-mail:''' [mailto:ut_hurricane@ldsmail.net ut_hurricane@ldsmail.net]
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=== '''Open Hours: ''' ===
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MON. WED. FRI.9:00AM - 5:00PM
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TUES. &amp;&nbsp;THURS. 9:00AM - 9:00PM<br> <br>  
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=== '''Holiday Schedule: Closure Schedule 2013'''  ===
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Monday, January 14&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Civil Rights Day
  
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Monday, February 18&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; President's Day
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Friday, February 22&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; St. George Family History Expo
  
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Friday, April 5&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; General Conference
  
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Monday, May 27&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Memorial Day
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Monday July 1 - July 21&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Summer Break&nbsp; (Reopen Monday, July 22nd)
  
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Monday, September 2&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Labor Day
  
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Friday, October 4&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; General Conference
  
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Monday Nov, 18 - 24&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Thanksgiving
  
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Monday, Dec 16 - Jan. 5&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Christmas Break (Reopen Monday January 6th)
  
 
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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.  
 
:*[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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:*''<span style="font-style: italic;" />''Our center has approx 1300 films on indefinite loan and 3 drawers of micro fiche.''<br>''
  
 
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:*[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. ''(Note to FHC: Not all FHCs have access to this portal. If you do not, you will want to remove this entire bullet. If you do have access to it, just remove this text in italics.)''
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:*[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.&nbsp;
  
 
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Revision as of 14:44, 2 January 2013

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

The Hurricane Utah Family History Center is located in downtown Hurricane just off State Street.  We serve the Tri-Stake areas of Hurricane, La Verkin, Toquerville, all the way to Zion's National Park.  We have almost 60 staff consisting of Volunteers and Service Missionaires who are trained to help visiting patrons surf the highways of the Internet to find their kindred dead and organize their information in one of the software programs available.

Center Contacts and Hours

  • Address: 37 South 200 West Hurricane, Utah 84737
  • We are South of State Street right behind the Hurricane Car Dealership located in the old Seminary building.
  • Parking is available in the back of the building or in the front on the street.
  • Loaction on Map

Phone: 1-435-635-2174

E-mail: ut_hurricane@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

MON. WED. FRI.9:00AM - 5:00PM

TUES. & THURS. 9:00AM - 9:00PM

Holiday Schedule: Closure Schedule 2013

Monday, January 14           Civil Rights Day

Monday, February 18          President's Day

Friday, February 22            St. George Family History Expo

Friday, April 5                    General Conference

Monday, May 27                Memorial Day

Monday July 1 - July 21      Summer Break  (Reopen Monday, July 22nd)

Monday, September 2         Labor Day

Friday, October 4               General Conference

Monday Nov, 18 - 24           Thanksgiving

Monday, Dec 16 - Jan. 5     Christmas Break (Reopen Monday January 6th)


Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule


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.
  • Our center has approx 1300 films on indefinite loan and 3 drawers of micro fiche.

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

  • 19 computers,
  • 2 High volume printers and a copier
  • 2 Flat bed scanners, one scans Pictures & Slides
  • Dark room with 3 microfilm readers 
  • Microfilm reader/scanner for printing or saving film images.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

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Links

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Volunteer at the Center

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