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''Anyone is welcome to visit our center.&nbsp; We specifically serve four Pleasant Grove LDS stakes:&nbsp; Grove Creek, Timpanogos, Garden and Pleasant Grove. Our director is Rayanne&nbsp;Melick&nbsp;who can be reached at 1-801-796-8805 (or [mailto:rayannemelick@gmail.com rayannemelick@gmail.com])&nbsp;for tours or special appointments.''<br>  
  
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'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''
  
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*'''Address:''' 1176 N 730 E, PLEASANT GROVE, UTAH 84062
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*Enter through Southwest entrance.&nbsp;The Family History Center is the second door to the left.&nbsp; If the outside door is locked, knock on the far west window&nbsp;to alert the consultant you are there.
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*[https://maps.google.com/maps?q=1176+N+730+E+PLEASANT+GROVE,+UTAH+84062&hl=en&ll=40.377086,-111.724992&spn=0.027397,0.04107&sll=47.272986,-120.882277&sspn=6.247364,10.513916&hnear=1176+N+730+E,+Pleasant+Grove,+Utah+84062&t=m&z=15 Location on Map]
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'''Phone:''' 801-796-4511
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'''E-mail:''' [mailto:pleasantgrovegrovecreekfhc@gmail.com pleasantgrovegrovecreekfhc@gmail.com]
  
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*We request that reservations be made for groups so that we may have adequate staffing. Please call to reserve and leave a message if you are calling outside of regular hours. We will return your call promptly. Laptops are welcome and encouraged in our center.
  
'''E-mail:''' pleasantgrovegrovecreek@gmail.com<br>
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'''Open Hours:'''  
  
'''Open Hours: Tuesday-Thursday 9:00 am-12:00 pm, Sunday, 6:00-9:00 pm'''
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*'''Tuesday-Thursday:''' 9:00 am-Noon and 6:00 pm-9:00 pm  
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*'''Sunday:''' 6:00 pm-9:00 pm
  
 
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==== Upcoming Events  ====
 
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==== Class Schedule  ====
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January 26, 2013: Family History Expo at the Grove Creek Stake Center. See address above. All are welcome!
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==== Class Schedule<br> ====
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'''Thursday Nights'''
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Jan 10th &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Introduction and Inspiration<br>Jan 17th &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Lesson 1—The Purpose of Temple and Family History Work<br>Jan 24th &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Lesson 2—Getting Started<br>Jan 31st &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Lesson 3—Gathering Information from Home<br>Feb 7th &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Lesson 4—Recording Family History Information<br>Feb 14th &nbsp; &nbsp; Lesson 5—Gathering Information from Family<br>Feb 21st &nbsp; &nbsp; Lesson 6—Gathering Information from Public Records<br>Feb 28th &nbsp; &nbsp; Lesson 7—Providing Temple Ordinances<br>March 7th &nbsp; &nbsp;Bonus 1—Search Techniques and Best Practices<br>March 14th &nbsp;Bonus 2-Cemeteries, Obituaries, and Newspapers<br>March 21st &nbsp;Bonus 3-Immigration &amp; Naturalization<br>March 28th &nbsp;Bonus 4-Family Tree Sources &amp; Corrections
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These classes are at 7:00 pm, followed by a hands-on workshop at 8:00 pm. <br>Get individual help with research and all of your family history questions at the workshop. Everyone is welcome regardless of skill level.<br>
  
==== Staff Training Meetings  ====
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Feb 5th &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; A Spiritual Endeavor
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Feb 12th &nbsp; &nbsp; Family Tree Intro
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Feb 19th &nbsp; &nbsp; How &amp; Where to Start
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Feb 26th &nbsp; &nbsp; Beginning Research
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These classes are at 7:00 pm, followed by a hands-on workshop at 8:00 pm. Get individual help with research and all of your family history questions at the workshop. Everyone is welcome regardless of skill level.
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=== Center Resources  ===
 
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 1. Provide Family History Consultation to local members, other local&nbsp; residents, and more distant
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&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; individuals and organizations.<br>
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 2. Provide a means to order and to read fiche and microfilm from the Family History Library.<br>
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 3. Support members in compiling their 4 generation pedigrees. <br>
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 4. Support members who choose to research their families beyond 4 generations.<br>
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 5. Provide support, materials and guides to local sources foir writing stories (histories) of pioneers &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; and other local people.<br>
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 6. Support and coordinate indexing of local family history records.<br>
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 7. Cooperate with other local record keeping, historical and lineage organizations<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.  
:*''(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.)''
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:*Catalog of holdings of the Center<br>
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:*Books - 1. General genealogic textbooks<br>
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:*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 2. Reference books - Gazetteers, dictionaries<br>
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:*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 3. Genealogic data sources - Black's book on Nauvoo people<br>
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:*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 4. Indexes - Index to people in the Pleasant Grove Review<br>
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:*Fiche - General topics as supplied by the FHL<br>
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:*Microfilm<br>
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:*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 1. Pleasant Grove Burials.<br>
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:*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 2. Early Pleasant Grove LDS Membership Records. <br>
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:*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 3. Micro-film copies of early Pleasant Grove newpaper - Pleasant Grove Review.
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:*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 4. Burials and early LDS Memberhip records for nearby areas of Northern Utah County.<br>
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:*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 5. Scattered records for other places in Utah.<br>
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:*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 6. A few records for other US states.<br>
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:*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 7. International films depend on the interests of patrons. Some examples are from &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Germany, Switzerland and Italy (click [http://www.scribd.com/doc/31006612/GroveCreekFHC-Permanent-Films here] for list of films on permanent loan)
  
 
==== 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.  
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:*Personal Family History Programs
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:*&nbsp; 1. Rootsmagic
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:*&nbsp; 2. Legacy
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:*&nbsp; 3. Anccestral Quest
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:*&nbsp; 6. No Mac programs are in the center
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:*<span style="font-style: italic">Personal&nbsp;</span>
  
 
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:*''(Include the resources you have to help individuals do their research - computers, microfilm readers, printers, etc. )''
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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.  
  
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8 computers&nbsp;: <br>4 microfilm readers&nbsp;: <br>2 fiche readers&nbsp;:&nbsp;<br>2 bw printers, one with scanning capability [note: we do not have the ability to print from microfilm or microfiche, however you can bring a digital camera]&nbsp;<br>
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=== Center Services ===
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Center Services  
  
 
==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
 
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''(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the [[Mesa Family History Center|Mesa]] and [[Logan Utah Family History Center|Logan]] FHC pages for examples.)''
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Staff includes individuals who have expertize in German research and computer internet research techniques. Local volunteers are also available with expertize in Italian and Scandinavian research.  
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=== Resources in the Local Area<br>  ===
 
=== Resources in the Local Area<br>  ===
  
''(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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Ability to interface with local DUP Camps.  
  
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Revision as of 14:11, 24 February 2013

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


Anyone is welcome to visit our center.  We specifically serve four Pleasant Grove LDS stakes:  Grove Creek, Timpanogos, Garden and Pleasant Grove. Our director is Rayanne Melick who can be reached at 1-801-796-8805 (or rayannemelick@gmail.com) for tours or special appointments.

Location & Map:

  • Address: 1176 N 730 E, PLEASANT GROVE, UTAH 84062
  • Enter through Southwest entrance. The Family History Center is the second door to the left.  If the outside door is locked, knock on the far west window to alert the consultant you are there.
  • Location on Map

Phone: 801-796-4511

E-mail: pleasantgrovegrovecreekfhc@gmail.com

Special Note for Groups:

  • We request that reservations be made for groups so that we may have adequate staffing. Please call to reserve and leave a message if you are calling outside of regular hours. We will return your call promptly. Laptops are welcome and encouraged in our center.

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday-Thursday: 9:00 am-Noon and 6:00 pm-9:00 pm
  • Sunday: 6:00 pm-9:00 pm

Holiday Schedule:


Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

January 26, 2013: Family History Expo at the Grove Creek Stake Center. See address above. All are welcome!

Class Schedule

Thursday Nights

Jan 10th      Introduction and Inspiration
Jan 17th      Lesson 1—The Purpose of Temple and Family History Work
Jan 24th      Lesson 2—Getting Started
Jan 31st      Lesson 3—Gathering Information from Home
Feb 7th       Lesson 4—Recording Family History Information
Feb 14th     Lesson 5—Gathering Information from Family
Feb 21st     Lesson 6—Gathering Information from Public Records
Feb 28th     Lesson 7—Providing Temple Ordinances
March 7th    Bonus 1—Search Techniques and Best Practices
March 14th  Bonus 2-Cemeteries, Obituaries, and Newspapers
March 21st  Bonus 3-Immigration & Naturalization
March 28th  Bonus 4-Family Tree Sources & Corrections

These classes are at 7:00 pm, followed by a hands-on workshop at 8:00 pm.
Get individual help with research and all of your family history questions at the workshop. Everyone is welcome regardless of skill level.

Tuesday Nights

Feb 5th       A Spiritual Endeavor

Feb 12th     Family Tree Intro

Feb 19th     How & Where to Start

Feb 26th     Beginning Research

These classes are at 7:00 pm, followed by a hands-on workshop at 8:00 pm. Get individual help with research and all of your family history questions at the workshop. Everyone is welcome regardless of skill level.


Center Resources

Collections

     Purposes of Center Resources:

        1. Provide Family History Consultation to local members, other local  residents, and more distant

            individuals and organizations.

         2. Provide a means to order and to read fiche and microfilm from the Family History Library.

         3. Support members in compiling their 4 generation pedigrees.

         4. Support members who choose to research their families beyond 4 generations.

         5. Provide support, materials and guides to local sources foir writing stories (histories) of pioneers                 and other local people.

         6. Support and coordinate indexing of local family history records.

         7. Cooperate with other local record keeping, historical and lineage organizations


  • Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
  • Catalog of holdings of the Center
  • Books - 1. General genealogic textbooks
  •             2. Reference books - Gazetteers, dictionaries
  •             3. Genealogic data sources - Black's book on Nauvoo people
  •             4. Indexes - Index to people in the Pleasant Grove Review
  • Fiche - General topics as supplied by the FHL
  • Microfilm
  •             1. Pleasant Grove Burials.
  •             2. Early Pleasant Grove LDS Membership Records.
  •             3. Micro-film copies of early Pleasant Grove newpaper - Pleasant Grove Review.
  •             4. Burials and early LDS Memberhip records for nearby areas of Northern Utah County.
  •             5. Scattered records for other places in Utah.
  •             6. A few records for other US states.
  •             7. International films depend on the interests of patrons. Some examples are from                            Germany, Switzerland and Italy (click here for list of films on permanent loan)

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.
  • Personal Family History Programs
  •   1. Rootsmagic
  •   2. Legacy
  •   3. Anccestral Quest
  •   4. PAF
  •   5. Family Insight
  •   6. No Mac programs are in the center
  • Maps
  • Misc
  • Personal 

Hardware and Equipment

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.

8 computers :
4 microfilm readers :
2 fiche readers : 
2 bw printers, one with scanning capability [note: we do not have the ability to print from microfilm or microfiche, however you can bring a digital camera] 


Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

Staff includes individuals who have expertize in German research and computer internet research techniques. Local volunteers are also available with expertize in Italian and Scandinavian research.



Resources in the Local Area

Ability to interface with local DUP Camps.


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

(Include information here about the volunteers you are looking for.)