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=== Volunteer at the Center  ===
=== Volunteer at the Center  ===
''Computer literacy a must, otherwise no experience necessary as we will train you.''
Computer literacy a must, otherwise no experience necessary as we will train you.

Revision as of 22:38, 22 August 2011

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

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Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  1. 72960 Parkview Dr, Palm Desert, CA 92260
  2. Entrance to the family history center is on the north side of the building.  If door is unlocked, you will need to ring the bell for access.
  3. Click for Google Map: maps.google.com/maps[1]

Phone:  (760) 836-0475

E-mail:  lgrant@dc.rr.com

Open Hours:  Monday 9AM - 5PM

                      Wednesday 9AM - 5PM

                      Thursday 9AM - 1PM and 6PM - 8:30PM

Holiday Schedule:  Closed during August.  Reopens September 7 at 9AM.

                               Closed on major holidays.
                               Closed December 19 - Reopens January 3, 2012

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings

Center Resources


  • 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
  • Ancestry.com.
  • Six computers, microfilm/microfiche readers, film scanner and copier, and photocopier.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

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Volunteer at the Center

Computer literacy a must, otherwise no experience necessary as we will train you.