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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  ===
 
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'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
 
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''<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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*''* We are located in the old Seminary building.<br>''
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*''* Parking is available in the back of the building or in the front on the street.<br>''
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*''(Link to map using ''[http://maps.google.com ''Google'']''&nbsp;or other map sites)''
  
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'''Phone: 1-435-635-2174'''  
  
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'''E-mail:''' ut_hurricane@ldsmail.net<br>  
  
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'''Open Hours: MON. WED. FRI. '''9:00AM - 5:00PM
  
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'''&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; TUES. &amp;&nbsp;THURS.''' 9:00AM - 9:00PM<br> <br>
  
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'''Holiday Schedule: Closure Schedule 2012'''
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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>
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Monday, February 20&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; President's Day<br>
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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>
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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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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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Monday July 2nd - July 24 &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Summer Break<br>
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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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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 November 19 - 25 &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Thanksgiving<br>
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Monday December 10 - Jan 1 &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Christmas Break<br>  
  
 
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'''Roots Magic User Group '''<br>
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*Meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month 6:00 - 8:00pm except in July &amp;&nbsp;December<br>
  
 
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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 over 1500 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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:*[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;
  
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
 
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:*19 computers,  
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:*2&nbsp;High volume printers and a copier
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:*2 Flat bed scanners, one scans Pictures &amp;&nbsp;Slides
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:*Dark room with 3 microfilm readers&nbsp;
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:*Microfilm reader/scanner for printing or saving film images.<br>
  
 
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Revision as of 03:22, 22 November 2011

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


Hurricane Utah Family History Center


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


Location & Map:

37 South 200 West Hurricane, Utah 84737

  • We are South of State Street right behind the Hurricane Car Dealership.
  • * We are located in the old Seminary building.
  • * Parking is available in the back of the building or in the front on the street.
  • (Link to map using Google or other map sites)

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 2012

Monday, January 16                   Civil Rights Day

Monday, February 20                  President's Day

Friday, February 24                     St. George FH Expo

Friday, April                               General Conferenc

Monday, May 28                         Memorial Day

Monday July 2nd - July 24           Summer Break

Monday, September 3                  Labor Day

Friday, October 5                        General Conference

Monday November 19 - 25           Thanksgiving

Monday December 10 - Jan 1      Christmas Break


Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Roots Magic User Group

  • Meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month 6:00 - 8:00pm except in July & December

Staff Training Meetings


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 over 1500 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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