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= <span style="font-style: italic;" />'''Hurricane Utah Family History Center'''<br>  =
 
 
 
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>  
 
 
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
 
 
 
=== '''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  ===
 
  
=== '''<span style="font-style: italic;">37 South 200 West Hurricane, Utah 84737</span>'''''<br>''  ===
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*We are South of State Street right behind the Hurricane Car Dealership. <br>
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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.&nbsp; 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.  
*We are located in the old Seminary building.''<br>''
 
*Parking is available in the back of the building or in the front on the street.''<br>''
 
  
 
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=== '''Phone: 1-435-635-2174'''  ===
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=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
 
 
'''E-mail:''' ut_hurricane@ldsmail.net<br>
 
 
 
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=== '''Open Hours: '''  ===
 
 
 
MON. WED. FRI.9:00AM - 5:00PM
 
 
 
TUES. &amp;&nbsp;THURS. 9:00AM - 9:00PM<br> <br>
 
 
 
=== '''Holiday Schedule: Closure Schedule 2012''' ===
 
 
 
Monday, January 16&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Civil Rights Day<br>
 
 
 
Monday, February 20&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; President's Day<br>
 
 
 
Friday, February 24&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp; St. George FH Expo<br>
 
  
Friday, April&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; General Conferenc<br>
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:*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 Location on Map]
  
Monday, May 28&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp; Memorial Day<br>
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'''Phone:''' 1-435-635-2174
  
Monday July 2nd - July 24 &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Summer Break<br>
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'''E-mail:''' [mailto:ut_hurricane@ldsmail.net ut_hurricane@ldsmail.net]
  
Monday, September 3&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp; Labor Day<br>
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'''Open Hours:'''
  
Friday, October 5&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; General Conference<br>
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:*'''Monday&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; '''9am - 5pm
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:*'''Tuesday&nbsp;&nbsp; '''9am&nbsp; - 9pm
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:*'''Wednesday '''9am - 5pm
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:*'''Thursday&nbsp; '''9am - 9pm
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:*'''Friday&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; '''9am - 5pm
  
Monday November 19 - 25 &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Thanksgiving<br>
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===== Holiday Schedule:&nbsp; =====
  
Monday December 10 - Jan 1 &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Christmas Break<br>
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*&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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=== Calendar and Events  ===
 
=== Calendar and Events  ===
  
==== Upcoming Events ====
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== '''Open House,&nbsp; Wednesday October 24th, 5-8pm.'''  ==
 
 
 
Come and experience the fun of Family History.&nbsp; We will have stations to help you
 
 
 
1. Create an LDS&nbsp;Account
 
 
 
2. Gain early access to Family Tree
 
 
 
3.Create a Colored Fan Chart
 
 
 
4. Learn how to do Indexing
 
 
 
5. Find a relative on the internet in 5 minutes.
 
 
 
Refreshments will be served.
 
  
 
==== Class Schedule  ====
 
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*Wednesday - we are currently holding Family Tree training class. This is a three week class (1 hour per week) and you must call and sign up for a seat reservation and receive a packet of instructions
  
 
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==== 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.&nbsp;
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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;
  
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
  
:*19 computers,  
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:*24 computers,  
 
:*2&nbsp;High volume printers and a copier  
 
:*2&nbsp;High volume printers and a copier  
:*2 Flat bed scanners, one scans Pictures &amp;&nbsp;Slides  
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:*Flat bed scanner for scanning Pictures &amp;&nbsp;Slides  
:*Dark room with 3 microfilm readers&nbsp;  
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:*Fiche Reader
:*Microfilm reader/scanner for printing or saving film images.<br>
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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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=== Center Services  ===
 
=== Center Services  ===
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We are equipped to handle group visits of up to 15 people.&nbsp; Group leader needs to come into the FHC and get a group packet so their group can be prepared for a fruitful visit. You must call the&nbsp;FHC to reserve a date and time for your visit.
  
 
==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
 
==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
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=== Volunteer at the Center  ===
 
=== 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
  
 
''(Include information here about the volunteers you are looking for.)''
 
''(Include information here about the volunteers you are looking for.)''

Revision as of 22:04, 19 March 2014


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

  • 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.
  • Location on Map

Phone: 1-435-635-2174

E-mail: ut_hurricane@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Monday     9am - 5pm
  • Tuesday   9am  - 9pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday  9am - 9pm
  • Friday     9am - 5pm
Holiday Schedule: 
  •   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

Class Schedule

  • Wednesday - we are currently holding Family Tree training class. This is a three week class (1 hour per week) 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

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


Center Services

We are equipped to handle group visits of up to 15 people.  Group leader needs to come into the FHC and get a group packet so their group can be prepared for a fruitful visit. You must call the FHC to reserve a date and time for your visit.

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

  • 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.)