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'''The Midvale Utah Union Fort Family History Center services the Midvale, and Union Fort areas.''' &nbsp;[[Image:Midvale ftunion fhc2.JPG|thumb|right]]&nbsp;
  
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
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=== Center Contacts and Hours &nbsp; ===
  
 
'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
 
'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
  
#''7155 South 540 East''''Midvale, UT 84047''
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*'''Address:''' 7155 South 540 East, Midvale, UT 84047  
#Please use North Door.&nbsp; Ring upper door bell for access.
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*Please use North Door.&nbsp; Ring upper door bell for access.  
#Come straight in and turn right and Library is first door on right.
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*Come straight in and turn right and Library is first door on right.  
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'''Phone:''' 801-569-1621
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'''Phone:''' 801-569-1621  
  
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'''Hours of Operations:'''&nbsp;&nbsp;
  
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Monday &amp; Friday 8:45am to 5:00pm
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Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 8:45am to 9:00pm
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''<u>'''STAFF'''</u>''<u></u>
  
'''Holiday Schedule:'''  
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:'''FHC Director'''  
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::ALICE NEFF
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:::(801) 255-1617
  
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:'''Asst.Director'''
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::S. WELLS
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:::(801) 352-2503
  
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:'''Asst.Director'''
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::F. FULLMER
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:::(801) 943-1336
  
=== Calendar and Events  ===
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:'''Asst.Director'''
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::BARRY JOHNSON
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:::(801) 561-4535
  
==== Upcoming Events  ====
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:'''Asst.Director'''
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::DAVID HANSON
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:::(801) 255-2253
  
=== Class Schedule: ===
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=== <u>Classes Beginning in September</u> ===
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We are in need of additional staff at our Family History Center. If you are comfortable with a computer and available to volunteer for 3 hours per week, we would love to have you, and happy to help you learn additional skills. Please contact: Alice Neff: (801) 255-1617 .
  
==== Beginning Computer (4 week course)<br>See inside a computer; learn it’s parts and what they do. Learn keyboarding, mouse, and data entry in Microsoft Word.<br>Fri. Sep. 9,16, 23, 30 10:00 a.m. Instructor: L. Hadfield ====
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==== Beginning Indexing and Practice Session (1 ½ hour class)<br>Join other volunteers in indexing records for the Church. Each project page can be completed in about 45 min. To register, bring your membership numberor LDS Account user name and password.<br>Tue. Sep. 13 2:00 p.m.* Instructor: A. Chidester<br>Tue. Sep. 27 2:00 p.m.* Instructor: A. Chidester<br>*Note: Tue. 2:00 p.m. classes will be held in the Midvale North Stake, 97 W. 7500 S. ====
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=== <u>Calendar and Events</u> ===
  
==== Beginning new.FamilySearch (3 week course)<br>Hands-on help in getting started with new FamilySearch. Learn the power of this inspired program that allows you to add &amp; edit your own info. and collaborate with relatives as you prepare names for temple ordinances. (Bring your LDS Account user name and password or membership number.)<br>Wed. Sep. 14, 21, 28 7:00 p.m. Instructors: C. Hoskisson, P. Losser ====
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==== Upcoming Events  ====
 
 
==== Find A Grave (new) (1 ½ hour class)<br>Come with me and visit a distant virtual cemetery. Find everyone in the cemetery with the same surname and link the children, parents, grandparents.&nbsp; Add photos and details about their lives for others to see.<br>Thur. Sep. 8 1:00 p.m. Instructor: K. Beers ====
 
 
 
==== Hands-on Roots Magic (new) (3 week course)<br>Actual exercises to become confident in using Roots Magic and learning how to do all the operations. (Pre-requisite: comfortable with computer and own Roots Magic or have taken beginning class.)<br>Tue. Sep. 13, 20, 27 1:00 p.m. Instructor: A. Dailey ====
 
  
==== MacFamilyTree (new) (3 week course)<br>Finally, a genealogy application for the Mac! Enter data on your Mac computer. Create reports, collaborate with relatives, and integrate with new.FamilySearch.<br>Mon. Sep. 12,19, 26 2:00 p.m. Instructor: G. Vincent ====
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=== <u>2012 Family History Classes Overview:</u> ===
  
==== Training for New Family History Center Staff (2 evening course)<br>This is a delightful opportunity to learn the wonderful resources and tools available to serve others in the Center. Come join our staff.<br>Thur. Sep. 8, Fri. Sep. 9 7:00 p.m. Instructor: A. Neff ====
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<u><br></u>(Classes will be held in the Midvale Union Fort Multi-Stake Family History Center unless otherwise noted)<br>&nbsp;
  
==== Ward Consultant Training (new) (3 week course)<br>What do I do? When do I do it? Where do I get help? Why am I doing it?<br>Thur. Sep. 22, 29, Oct. 6 7:00 p.m. Instructor: A. Whittle  ====
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<u>Classes Beginning in March</u>  
  
=== <u>Classes Beginning in October</u> ===
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<u></u>Intermediate Computer (4 week course)<br>Discover the magic of using Microsoft Windows including file organization and<br>tips and tidbits for easier computer manipulation.<br>Fri. Mar. 2, 9, 16, 23 10:00 a.m. - 11:30am Instructor: L. Hadfield
  
==== Beginning Indexing and Practice Session (1 ½ hour class)<br>(See description previous page)<br>Tue. Oct. 11 2:00 p.m.* Instructor:&nbsp;A. Chidester<br>Tue. Oct. 25 2:00 p.m.* Instructor: A. Chidester ====
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<br>IrfanView (new) (hour class)<br>Enjoy the versatility of this FREEWARE to help you capture screens, straighten,<br>edit, and utilize documents in family history work. Works on PC &amp; Mac.<br>Tue. Mar. 13 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Instructor: &nbsp;D. Hanson
  
==== Beginning new.FamilySearch (3 week course)<br>(See description previous page)<br>Mon. Oct. 10, 17, 24 2:00 p.m. Instructors: G. Vincent &amp; M. Tripp ====
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<br>Newspaper Archives (1½ hour class)<br>Get a glimpse of your grandmother’s life. Read her obituary, learn about who<br>came to visit, or where she was going on a trip. Small town newspapers kept a<br>close eye on the inhabitants. Their activities became the “talk of the town”.<br>Thu. Mar. 8 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Instructor: &nbsp;K. Beers
  
==== Beginning PAF (4 week course)<br>Includes data entry, making changes, printing, notes &amp; sources<br>(Need to be comfortable using the keyboard and mouse.)<br>Tue. Oct. 11,18, 25, Nov. 1 10:00 a.m.* Instructor: K. Jones<br>*Note: Tue. 10:00 a.m. classes will be held in the Midvale North Stake, 97 W. 7500 S. ====
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<br>Priesthood Leadership Training (1 hour class)<br>Training for Priesthood Leaders responsible for Family History work, primarily<br>High Priest Group Leaders.<br>Thu. Mar. 22 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Instructor: T. Stroud
  
==== FamilySearch Wiki (new) (3 week course)<br>Family history advice by the community. What is it? What does it mean to you? How can it help you? Can you contribute?<br>Wed. Oct. 5, 12, 19 7:00 p.m. Instructor: D. Knox<br>Fri. Oct. 7, 14, 21 3:00 p.m. Instructor: D. Knox ====
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<br>Write Family Histories your children and grandchildren will read (2 weeks)(1½ hour class)<br>It’s easier than you think. Clipart illustrations included.<br>Thu. Mar. 22, 29 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Instructor: J. Evans<br>
  
==== Free Premium Databases (new) (1 ½ hour class)<br>Reach through the Portal of the Family History Center to use paid databases for free (Ancestry, Godfrey Library, Footnote, Heritage Quest, etc.)<br>Thur. Oct. 13 7:00 p.m. Instructor: B. Johnson ====
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FamilySearch Wiki (new) (3 week course)<br>Family history advice by the community. What is it? What does it mean to you?<br>How can it help you? Can you contribute?<br>Wed. March 21, 28 April 4th at 7:00 p.m. Instructor: D. Knox<br>
  
==== Intermediate Computer (4 week course)<br>Discover the magic of using Microsoft Windows including file organization and tips and tidbits for easier computer manipulation.<br>Fri. Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28 10:00 a.m. Instructor: L. Hadfield ====
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==== Internet Family History – Beyond Searching (new) (3 week course)<br>Use the Internet to collaborate, document, source and communicate to grow your family lines. Learn to build research logs on Google Docs, blogs and websites using free Internet tools and an advanced Family History Program. (Must be very familiar with the Internet and use PAF or similar program.)<br>Wed. Oct. 26, Nov. 2 , 9 7:00 p.m. Instructor: A. Neff ====
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=== Staff Training Meetings  ===
  
==== Newspaper Archives (new) (1 ½ hour class)<br>Get a glimpse of your grandmother’s life. Read her obituary, learn about who came to visit, or where she was going on a trip. Small town newspapers kept a close eye on the inhabitants. Their activities became the “talk of the town”.<br>Thur. Oct. 6 1:00 p.m. Instructor: K. Beers ====
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1. Usually held on the third Thursday of the month in the Relief Society Room.  
  
==== Write Family Histories your children and grandchildren will read. (2 weeks) It’s easier than you think. Clipart illustrations included. (new)<br>Thur. Oct. 27, Nov. 3 7:00 p.m. Instructor: J. Evans ====
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2.&nbsp; August topics are:&nbsp; MacFamily Tree, Advanced Geneology built for Mac; and Find a Grave.  
 
 
==== Overview of Roots Magic (4 week course)<br>Winner of the FamilySearch award for “Easiest to Sync”, Roots Magic 4 genealogy software makes working with new.FamilySearch a breeze. Import from PAF, new.FamilySearch, and other programs. Classes include demo. &amp; hands-on practice. Come see if this is the genealogy program of your choice.<br>Thur. Oct. 6,13, 27, Nov. 3 7:00 p.m.* Instructor: S. Wells<br>*Note: Thur. 7:00 p.m. classes will be held in the Midvale North Stake, 97 W. 7500 S. ====
 
 
 
==== Priesthood Leadership Training (1 hour class)<br>Training for Priesthood Leaders responsible for Family History work, primarily High Priest Group Leaders.<br>Thur. Oct. 13 7:30 p.m. Instructor: T. Stroud  ====
 
 
 
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==== Staff Training Meetings  ====
 
 
 
1. Usually held on the third Thursday of the month in the Relief Society Room.
 
 
 
2.&nbsp; August topics are:&nbsp; MacFamily Tree, Advanced Geneology built for Mac; and Find a Grave.
 
  
 
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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.)''
 
:*[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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1.&nbsp;We have computers, printers, copying equipment, Microfishe readers.
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''(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.)''  
 
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Revision as of 00:07, 25 August 2012

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


The Midvale Utah Union Fort Family History Center services the Midvale, and Union Fort areas.  
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Center Contacts and Hours  

Location & Map:

  • Address: 7155 South 540 East, Midvale, UT 84047
  • Please use North Door.  Ring upper door bell for access.
  • Come straight in and turn right and Library is first door on right.
  • Location on Map

Phone: 801-569-1621

Hours of Operations:  

Morning Afternoon Evening
Sunday CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED
Monday 9AM to 1PM 1PM to 5PM CLOSED
Tuesday 9AM to 1PM 1PM to 5PM 5PM to 9PM
Wednesday 9AM to 1PM 1PM to 5PM 5PM to 9PM
Thursday 9AM to 1PM 1PM to 5PM 5PM to 9PM
Friday 9AM to 1PM 1PM to 5PM CLOSED
Saturday CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED


STAFF

FHC Director
ALICE NEFF
(801) 255-1617
Asst.Director
S. WELLS
(801) 352-2503
Asst.Director
F. FULLMER
(801) 943-1336
Asst.Director
BARRY JOHNSON
(801) 561-4535
Asst.Director
DAVID HANSON
(801) 255-2253


We are in need of additional staff at our Family History Center. If you are comfortable with a computer and available to volunteer for 3 hours per week, we would love to have you, and happy to help you learn additional skills. Please contact: Alice Neff: (801) 255-1617 .


Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

2012 Family History Classes Overview:


(Classes will be held in the Midvale Union Fort Multi-Stake Family History Center unless otherwise noted)
 

Classes Beginning in March

Intermediate Computer (4 week course)
Discover the magic of using Microsoft Windows including file organization and
tips and tidbits for easier computer manipulation.
Fri. Mar. 2, 9, 16, 23 10:00 a.m. - 11:30am Instructor: L. Hadfield


IrfanView (new) (1½ hour class)
Enjoy the versatility of this FREEWARE to help you capture screens, straighten,
edit, and utilize documents in family history work. Works on PC & Mac.
Tue. Mar. 13 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Instructor:  D. Hanson


Newspaper Archives (1½ hour class)
Get a glimpse of your grandmother’s life. Read her obituary, learn about who
came to visit, or where she was going on a trip. Small town newspapers kept a
close eye on the inhabitants. Their activities became the “talk of the town”.
Thu. Mar. 8 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Instructor:  K. Beers


Priesthood Leadership Training (1 hour class)
Training for Priesthood Leaders responsible for Family History work, primarily
High Priest Group Leaders.
Thu. Mar. 22 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Instructor: T. Stroud


Write Family Histories your children and grandchildren will read (2 weeks)(1½ hour class)
It’s easier than you think. Clipart illustrations included.
Thu. Mar. 22, 29 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Instructor: J. Evans

FamilySearch Wiki (new) (3 week course)
Family history advice by the community. What is it? What does it mean to you?
How can it help you? Can you contribute?
Wed. March 21, 28 April 4th at 7:00 p.m. Instructor: D. Knox


Staff Training Meetings

1. Usually held on the third Thursday of the month in the Relief Society Room.

2.  August topics are:  MacFamily Tree, Advanced Geneology built for Mac; and Find a Grave.


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.
  • (List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan; though you will not want to list every single item you have. Just give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.)

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. (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.)

Hardware and Equipment :

1. We have computers, printers, copying equipment, Microfishe readers.

2. Copies are .05 cents each.



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

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