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All classes will be held at the Family History Center of the LDS church on the South East corner of Hillcrest and Stratford<br>Classes and times may change so please check the FHC Wiki listed below for updates.<br><br>'''''<u>'February</u>''<u></u>''<u></u>' &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; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;'''''<i>&nbsp;</i>TENTATIVE INSTRUCTORS  
 
All classes will be held at the Family History Center of the LDS church on the South East corner of Hillcrest and Stratford<br>Classes and times may change so please check the FHC Wiki listed below for updates.<br><br>'''''<u>'February</u>''<u></u>''<u></u>' &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; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;'''''<i>&nbsp;</i>TENTATIVE INSTRUCTORS  
  
'''Class 1'''. AncestralQuest “An upgrade for PAF &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;'''&nbsp;''''''&nbsp;Carol''&nbsp;'''Otto and Barbara Moore'''  
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'''Class 1'''. AncestralQuest “An upgrade for PAF &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;'''''Carol''&nbsp;Otto and Barbara Moore'''  
  
 
'''Feb. 8 &amp; 9 @ 1:00pm to 3:00pm'''  
 
'''Feb. 8 &amp; 9 @ 1:00pm to 3:00pm'''  
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'''''&nbsp;Feb. 18&nbsp;@10:00pm to noon''''''<b><br></b>''<u>'''March'''</u>''  
 
'''''&nbsp;Feb. 18&nbsp;@10:00pm to noon''''''<b><br></b>''<u>'''March'''</u>''  
  
''&lt;u'' Class 3.Organizing your research &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp; '''Kaye Shackelford and Joni Bowen'''  
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Class 3.Organizing your research &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;'''''Kaye Shackelford and Joni Bowen'''''  
  
''''''Mar. 6 &amp; 8 @ 1:00pm to 3:00pm''''''<b><br></b>'''Class 4'''. Researching your ancestors &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;'''&nbsp;Kaye Shackelford and Joni Bowen'''  
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'''''Mar. 6 &amp; 8 @ 1:00pm to 3:00pm''''''<b><br></b>'''Class 4'''. Researching your ancestors &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; ''&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Kaye Shackelford and Joni Bowen'''''  
  
'''Mar. 20 &amp; 22 @ 1:00pm to&nbsp;3:00pm<br>''''''Work Shop B''': for the above classes  
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'''Mar. 20 &amp; 22 @ 1:00pm to&nbsp;3:00pm<br>'''''Work Shop B''': for the above classes  
  
 
'''Mar 24 @10:00pm to noon'''  
 
'''Mar 24 @10:00pm to noon'''  
  
'''<br>''''''''<u>April</u>''  
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'''<br>'''''''''''<u>April</u>''  
  
'''Class 5.''' Early American HandwritingOrganizing your research &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;'''Joni Bowen'''  
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'''Class 5.''' Early American HandwritingOrganizing your research &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;'''''Joni Bowen'''''  
  
 
'''Apr. 3 &amp; 5 @ 1:00pm to 3:00pm &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;'''  
 
'''Apr. 3 &amp; 5 @ 1:00pm to 3:00pm &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;'''  
  
'''Class 6'''. How to use FamilySearch &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp; <span style="font-weight: bold;">Carol Otto and Barbara Moore&lt;/span  
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'''Class 6'''. How to use FamilySearch &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;''<span style="font-weight: bold;">Carol Otto and Barbara Moore</span>''<span style="font-weight: bold;">
 
</span>  
 
</span>  
  
 
'''&nbsp;Apr. 10 &amp; 12 @ 1:00pm to&nbsp;3:00pm'''  
 
'''&nbsp;Apr. 10 &amp; 12 @ 1:00pm to&nbsp;3:00pm'''  
  
'''Work Shop C''': for the class "How to use FamilySearch"<br>
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'''Work Shop C''': for the class "How to use FamilySearch"<br>  
  
 
'''Apr. 14 @ 10:00pm to noon'''  
 
'''Apr. 14 @ 10:00pm to noon'''  
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<br> '''''''''''<u>May</u> '' '''  
 
<br> '''''''''''<u>May</u> '' '''  
  
'''Class 7. How to organize your existing documents and pictures'''&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp; <span style="font-weight: bold;">TBD&lt;/span
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'''Class 7. How to organize your existing documents and pictures'''&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp; <span style="font-weight: bold;">TBD  
 
</span>  
 
</span>  
  
.'''May.1 &amp; 3 @ 1:00pm to 3:00pm <br>''''''Class 8'''. Indexing– A way to give back &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp; '''Karen Deeds and Carol Otto'''  
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.'''May.1 &amp; 3 @ 1:00pm to 3:00pm <br>''''''Class 8'''. Indexing– A way to give back &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp; '''''Karen Deeds and Carol Otto'''''  
  
 
'''May. 8 &amp; 10 @1:00pm to 3:00pm'''  
 
'''May. 8 &amp; 10 @1:00pm to 3:00pm'''  
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'''<br>'''''''''''<u>June</u>''  
 
'''<br>'''''''''''<u>June</u>''  
  
'''Class 9'''. Backing Up your data &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;David Bowen'''  
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'''Class 9'''. Backing Up your data &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;'''''<b>David Bowen</b>''  
  
 
'''Jun. 5 &amp; 7 @ 1:00pm to 3:00pm &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;'''  
 
'''Jun. 5 &amp; 7 @ 1:00pm to 3:00pm &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;'''  
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'''<br>'''<u>'''''September'''''&lt;/u</u>  
 
'''<br>'''<u>'''''September'''''&lt;/u</u>  
  
'''Class 11'''. Helping PARENTs to jump start their own Family History &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; '''Carol Otto &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;'''
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'''Class 11'''. Helping PARENTs to jump start their own Family History &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; '''''Carol Otto'''''<b>&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</b>
  
 
'''Sept. 4 &amp; 6 @ 1:00pm to 3:00pm'''<u></u>  
 
'''Sept. 4 &amp; 6 @ 1:00pm to 3:00pm'''<u></u>  
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'''Oct. 9 &amp; 11 @ 1:00pm to&nbsp;3:00pm'''<u></u>  
 
'''Oct. 9 &amp; 11 @ 1:00pm to&nbsp;3:00pm'''<u></u>  
  
'''Class 14'''.Protecting your data &amp; computers from viruses &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp; David Bowen and&nbsp;  
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'''Class 14'''.Protecting your data &amp; computers from viruses &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp; ''David Bowen''&nbsp;  
  
 
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; and other computer infections  
 
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; and other computer infections  
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<u>'''December:'''</u>'''No training scheduled'''&lt;u  
 
<u>'''December:'''</u>'''No training scheduled'''&lt;u  
  
'''Center Resources'''  
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'''Center Resources:'''  
  
'''Collections''' '''This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.'''
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'''Collections:'''
 
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'''Databases and Software''' '''&nbsp;PREMIUM WEBSITES includes the following:'''  
'''Databases and Software'''
 
'''&nbsp;PREMIUM WEBSITES includes the following:'''  
 
  
 
'''19th Century British Library Newspaper Digital Archives&nbsp;'''  
 
'''19th Century British Library Newspaper Digital Archives&nbsp;'''  
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'''Access Newspaper Archives&nbsp;'''  
 
'''Access Newspaper Archives&nbsp;'''  
  
'''Alexander Street Press - The American Civil War: &nbsp;&nbsp;:* &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Research Database, Letters and Diaries, Images, Photographs, Posters and Ephemera&nbsp;'''  
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'''Alexander Street Press - The American Civil War:Research Database, Letters and Diaries, Images, Photographs, Posters and Ephemera'''
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'''AncestralQuest&nbsp;'''  
  
 
'''Ancestry. Com&nbsp;'''  
 
'''Ancestry. Com&nbsp;'''  
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'''FamilyInsight'''
  
 
'''Find My Past'''  
 
'''Find My Past'''  

Revision as of 19:03, 5 February 2012

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

Montrose Family History Center serves Montrose County. 

 

Location & Map: *Address:

1521 Hillcrest Drive, Montrose, CO *Located at the east side  (back) of the LDS Church

Phone: 970 249 4739
Open Hours:
Tue: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm NOTE; By appointment only. Call 970-209-9768
Wed: 10:00 am - 1.00 pm and 6.00 pm - 9.00 pm
Thur: 10.00 am - 4:00 pm and 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
 3rd Friday each much for Spanish Speaking patrons: 7:30pm - 9:30 pm
Holiday Schedule:


Calendar of Events

Upcoming Events

FAMILY HISTORY CLASSES for 2012

Montrose Colorado Family History Center Patron Class Schedule for 2012

All classes will be held at the Family History Center of the LDS church on the South East corner of Hillcrest and Stratford
Classes and times may change so please check the FHC Wiki listed below for updates.

'February'                                                                                TENTATIVE INSTRUCTORS

Class 1. AncestralQuest “An upgrade for PAF                             Carol Otto and Barbara Moore

Feb. 8 & 9 @ 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Class 2 Internet for Genealogists                                                  'David 'Bowen

'Feb. 14 & 16 @ 1:00pm to3:00pm'
'
Work Shop A': for the above classes  

 Feb. 18 @10:00pm to noon'
March

Class 3.Organizing your research                                           Kaye Shackelford and Joni Bowen

Mar. 6 & 8 @ 1:00pm to 3:00pm'
Class 4. Researching your ancestors                                       Kaye Shackelford and Joni Bowen

Mar. 20 & 22 @ 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Work Shop B': for the above classes

Mar 24 @10:00pm to noon


''''''
April

Class 5. Early American HandwritingOrganizing your research                Joni Bowen

Apr. 3 & 5 @ 1:00pm to 3:00pm       

Class 6. How to use FamilySearch                                            Carol Otto and Barbara Moore

 Apr. 10 & 12 @ 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Work Shop C: for the class "How to use FamilySearch"

Apr. 14 @ 10:00pm to noon


''''''May

Class 7. How to organize your existing documents and pictures     TBD

.May.1 & 3 @ 1:00pm to 3:00pm
'
Class 8'. Indexing– A way to give back                                            Karen Deeds and Carol Otto

May. 8 & 10 @1:00pm to 3:00pm

Work Shop D: for the above 2 classes

May 12 @ 10:00pm to noon


''''''
June

Class 9. Backing Up your data                                                     David Bowen

Jun. 5 & 7 @ 1:00pm to 3:00pm                                                 

Class 10. Focus on Native American Records                                TBD

Jun. 12 & 14 @ 1:00pm to 3:00pm

''''Work Shop D: for the above 2 classes

Jun 16 @10:00pm to noon


September</u

Class 11. Helping PARENTs to jump start their own Family History       Carol Otto     

Sept. 4 & 6 @ 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Class 12. Exploring sources for older record resources and documents TBD

Sept. 11 & 13 @ 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Work Shop E: for the above 2 classes

Sept 15 @10:00pm to noon
October</u

Class 13. How to print special charts and Scrapbooks                   TBD

Oct. 9 & 11 @ 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Class 14.Protecting your data & computers from viruses                David Bowen 

              and other computer infections

Oct. 16 & 18 @1:00pm to 3:00pm
Work Shop F: for the above classes

Oct 20 @10:00pm to noon

Note: No classes will be scheduled in July, August, November nor December
Revised 5 February, 2012

Staff Training Meetings 2012

February12th: Work shop so bring your questions and laptops

March 11th:

April 8th:

May 13th:

July:No training scheduled<u

August:No trainging scheduled<u

September:9th  Welcome back<u

October:14th<u

November:11th<u

December:No training scheduled<u

Center Resources:

Collections: Databases and Software  PREMIUM WEBSITES includes the following:

19th Century British Library Newspaper Digital Archives 

Access Newspaper Archives 

Alexander Street Press - The American Civil War:Research Database, Letters and Diaries, Images, Photographs, Posters and Ephemera

AncestralQuest 

Ancestry. Com 

FamilyInsight

Find My Past

Fold3.com   (previously known as Footnote.com) 

The Genealogist

Genline Familyfinder 

Godfrey Memorial Library 

Heritage Quest Online 

Historic Map Works Library Edition

Paper Trail

World Vital Records

Hardware and Equipment

 :*We have 5 computers with a printer as well as 2 microfilm readers, 1 microfiche reader, and a scanner which patrons may use to digitize documents and pictures while honoring all copywrite laws set forth by the United States government. 

Serviceses 

Staff Research Specialties


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