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  {{FHCpage|location=Utah}}The Hurricane Utah Family History Center is located in downtown Hurricane just off State Street.  We serve the areas of Hurricane, La Verkin, Toquerville, all the way to Zion's National Park.  We have almost 60 volunteers 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.
  
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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>
  
'''Holiday Schedule:'''
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===== Holiday Schedule: Closure Schedule 2013 =====
  
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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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==== Class Schedule  ====
 
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*Wednesday - we hold a one hour Pre-Mission training class for all missionaries leaving to serve in the mission field.&nbsp; This is a three week class and you must call and sign up for a seat reservation and receive a packet of instructions
  
 
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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>''
  
 
==== 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. ''(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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:*'''[[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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:*21 computers,  
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:*2&nbsp;High volume printers and a copier
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:*Flat bed scanner, scans Pictures &amp;&nbsp;Slides
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:*Fiche Reader
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:*3 microfilm readers&nbsp;
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:*Microfilm reader/scanner for printing or saving film images.<br>
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:*42" TV for Skype
  
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=== Volunteer at the Center  ===
 
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*For those who would like to serve a one year "Service Mission" or longer please call and pick up the information to give to your Bishop, or if you would just like to be a volunteer then call and we can set up an appointment
  
 
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''(Include information here about the volunteers you are looking for.)''

Revision as of 15:27, 26 June 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 areas of Hurricane, La Verkin, Toquerville, all the way to Zion's National Park.  We have almost 60 volunteers 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, 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

  • Wednesday - we hold a one hour Pre-Mission training class for all missionaries leaving to serve in the mission field.  This is a three week class and you must call and sign up for a seat reservation and receive a packet of instructions

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

  • 21 computers,
  • 2 High volume printers and a copier
  • Flat bed scanner, scans Pictures & Slides
  • Fiche Reader
  • 3 microfilm readers 
  • Microfilm reader/scanner for printing or saving film images.
  • 42" TV for Skype

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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

(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.)


Volunteer at the Center

  • For those who would like to serve a one year "Service Mission" or longer please call and pick up the information to give to your Bishop, or if you would just like to be a volunteer then call and we can set up an appointment

(Include information here about the volunteers you are looking for.)