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==== '''Center Contacts and Hours'''  ====
 
==== '''Center Contacts and Hours'''  ====
  
'''Location & Map:'''  
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'''Location Map:'''  
  
*'''Address:''' 2112 Sunset Avenue, Madera, California
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*[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=2112+sunset+avenue,+madera,+ca&hl=en&sll=37.269174,-119.306607&sspn=10.311269,11.074219&hnear=2112+Sunset+Ave,+Madera,+California+93637&t=m&z=16 Location Map]
*Family History Center entrance is at the northeast door. Ring bell located on the brick wall to the left of the doors for entrance to the center.  
 
*[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=2112+sunset+avenue,+madera,+ca&hl=en&sll=37.269174,-119.306607&sspn=10.311269,11.074219&hnear=2112+Sunset+Ave,+Madera,+California+93637&t=m&z=16 Map to Madera California Family History Center]
 
  
'''Phone: '''559-661-7700 (Call during Family History Center open hours for assistance.)
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'''Address:'''  
  
'''Open Hours:'''
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*2112 Sunset Avenue, Madera, CA, 93637 United States
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*Family History Center entrance is at the northeast door.
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*If the doors are locked please ring the door bell located on the brick wall to the left.
  
*'''Daytime: '''Tuesdays and Wednesday 10am-1pm
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*Language:English
*'''Evening: '''Tuesday and Wednesday 7-8:30pm (Call between those hours, before coming in, to verify that a consultant has opened the center.)
 
  
'''Holiday Schedule: '''Closed on major holidays.
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'''Phone:'''  
  
'''Appointments: '''Call to make an appointment for a more convenient time, if necessary. 
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*'''1-559-661-7700'''
  
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'''Email:'''
  
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*ca_madera@ldsmail.net
  
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'''Open Hours:'''
  
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*'''Tuesday:''' 7:00PM-8:30PM (Spanish)
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*'''Wednesday:'''10:00AM-1:00PM (English)
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*'''Wednesday:''' 7:00PM-8:30PM (English)
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*'''Please make an appointment for any other time not listed by sending an email to ca_madera@ldsmail.net'''
  
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'''Holiday Schedule:''' '''Closed on Federal Holidays and other major holidays.'''&nbsp;
  
=== Calendar and Events  ===
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'''Closed the week of Thanksgiving Day.'''
  
==== Upcoming Events  ====
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'''Closed the week of Christmas Day.'''
  
'''Class Schedule:'''&nbsp;FamilySearch training course, every Sunday, 12:15pm-1pm, Family History Center.
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'''Closed the week of New Years Day.'''  
  
'''Staff Training Meetings: '''4th Sunday 7pm
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'''Family Tree Training:&nbsp;'''&nbsp; 3rd Tuesday night at 7pm and 3rd Tuesday morning at 11am.
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=== Calendar and Events  ===
  
=== Center Resources  ===
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==== Center Resources  ====
  
 
==== Collections  ====
 
==== Collections  ====
  
:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to receive any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.<br>
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:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''FamilySearch Catalog''']  
  
 
==== 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; including:&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; including:
:*http://find.galegroup.com/bncn/
 
:*http://www.newspaperarchive.com
 
:*http://alexanderstreet.com/
 
:*http://asp6new.alexanderstreet.com/cwdb/
 
:*http://solomon.cwld.alexanderstreet.com/
 
:*http://cpho.alexanderstreet.com/
 
:*http://www.ancestry.com/
 
:*http://www.arkivdigital.net
 
:*http://www.findmypast.co.uk/
 
:*http://www.fold3.com/
 
:*http://www.thegenealogist.co.uk
 
:*http://www.heritagequestonline.com/
 
:*http://www.proquest.historicmapworks.com/
 
:*http://www.origins.net/
 
:*http://www.genealogytoday.com/
 
:*https://www.worldvitalrecords.com/
 
  
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
  
:*Computers, Microfilm reader, Printer, Scanner, Photo-copier
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:*Computers, Printer, Scanner, Photo-copy
  
 
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=== Center Services  ===
 
=== Center Services  ===
  
*Training available for: "FamilySearch Family Tree",&nbsp;"RootsMagic6",&nbsp;"Using Family Search to find records", "FamilySearch Indexing and Arbitrating", and PAF.
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*One on one training is available to learn how to use FamilySearch Family Tree.
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*FamilySearch Indexing assistance&nbsp;
  
 
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Latest revision as of 22:07, 9 October 2017

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


Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map:

Address:

  • 2112 Sunset Avenue, Madera, CA, 93637 United States
  • Family History Center entrance is at the northeast door.
  • If the doors are locked please ring the door bell located on the brick wall to the left.
  • Language:English

Phone:

  • 1-559-661-7700

Email:

  • ca_madera@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday: 7:00PM-8:30PM (Spanish)
  • Wednesday:10:00AM-1:00PM (English)
  • Wednesday: 7:00PM-8:30PM (English)
  • Please make an appointment for any other time not listed by sending an email to ca_madera@ldsmail.net

Holiday Schedule: Closed on Federal Holidays and other major holidays. 

Closed the week of Thanksgiving Day.

Closed the week of Christmas Day.

Closed the week of New Years Day.



Calendar and Events

Center Resources

Collections

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; including:

Hardware and Equipment

  • Computers, Printer, Scanner, Photo-copy

Center Services

  • One on one training is available to learn how to use FamilySearch Family Tree.
  • FamilySearch Indexing assistance 



Resources in the Local Area

Madera County Historical Society

Madera County Library





Links

Family Search

Family Search Centers

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

BYU Family History Library





Volunteer at the Center