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''(Add a brief paragraph about your center here and the area it serves. Information in italics below is guidance for you and should be deleted as you fill out the page. Remove italics from other text by selecting the text and clicking the "I"&nbsp;box in the Toolbar above.)''<br>  
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''(Add a brief paragraph about your centre here and the area it serves. Information in italics below is guidance for you and should be deleted as you fill out the page. Remove italics from other text by selecting the text and clicking the "I"&nbsp;box in the Toolbar above.)''<br>  
  
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
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=== Centre Contacts and Hours  ===
  
 
'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
 
'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
  
 
#''Address''  
 
#''Address''  
#''(Include information about your centre that would be helpful for first time visitors such which entrance in the building to use, parking, etc. Use as many or as few bullets points as needed.)''  
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#''(Include information about your centre that would be helpful for first time visitors such which entrance in the building to use, parking, etc. Use as many or as few bullets points as needed.)''  
 
#''(Link to map using Google or other maps sites)''
 
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'''Phone: 604-597-9695'''
 
  
'''E-mail:'''&nbsp; findingyourroots.ca<br>
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'''Phone:&nbsp;'''  
  
'''Open Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 10:00am to 9pm except for the 3rd and 4th Wednesday when we close at 6pm for training.'''  
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'''E-mail:'''&nbsp; <br>
  
'''Holiday Schedule:&nbsp;Closed for all of July and August and midway December for winter break. Please call our centre to get up to date closures.'''  
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'''Open Hours:&nbsp;'''  
  
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==== Upcoming Events and Class Schedule <br>  ====
 
==== Upcoming Events and Class Schedule <br>  ====
  
1.'''Searching for your Scottish Ancestors''' Wednesday April 20th &lt;u''<br>''
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<br> '''Staff Training Meetings'''  
 
 
Beginners from 6:00pm to 7:30pm<br>
 
 
 
Advanced from 7:30-9:00p,<br>
 
 
 
'''2. Ontario Research''' Wednesday May 18th <br>
 
 
 
7:00pm-9:00pm <br>
 
 
 
'''3, English Family History Research '''Wednesday June 15th<br>
 
 
 
6:00-7:30pm Beginners<br>
 
 
 
7:30-9:00 Intermediate/Advanced<br>
 
 
 
'''4. 16th Annual Finding Your Roots Genealogical Seminar'''<br>
 
 
 
Satruday October 15th from 8am-4pm<br>
 
  
 
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'''Staff Training Meetings'''
 
 
4th Wednesday of each month. This is ongoing training to help us keep current with all the technologies that are coming out every day. This training helps us do our work better and that is to assist all of our patrons with their genealogical needs. The centre closes at 6pm on these nights to help us faciliate the training of the consultants. <br>
 
  
 
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=== Center Resources  ===
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=== Centre Resources  ===
  
 
==== Collections  ====
 
==== Collections  ====
  
:*[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.  
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:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] This centre has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.  
 
:*''We have over 1500 films, thousands of books and fiche all dealing with research from all parts of the world.&nbsp;''
 
:*''We have over 1500 films, thousands of books and fiche all dealing with research from all parts of the world.&nbsp;''
  
 
==== 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. Just to name a few of these premium sites are Find My Past, World Vital Records, The Geneologist, Ancestry,com,&nbsp;  
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:*'''[[FHC Portal]]''' This centre has access to the Family History Centre Portal page which gives free access in the centre to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions. Just to name a few of these premium sites are Find My Past, World Vital Records, The Geneologist, Ancestry,com,&nbsp;  
 
:*We also have other detabase programs for information storing of your genealogical work such as PAF (Personal Ancestral File), Legacy, Roots Magic, and Family Tree Maker to name a few. We have the deluxe paid version at our centre but they are free of charge for our patrons.
 
:*We also have other detabase programs for information storing of your genealogical work such as PAF (Personal Ancestral File), Legacy, Roots Magic, and Family Tree Maker to name a few. We have the deluxe paid version at our centre but they are free of charge for our patrons.
  
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
  
Our centre is proud to have 9 computers, 5 printers, 5 fiche readers, 6 film readers, 1 digital film/fiche reader and a multi functional digital copier/scanner/printer. &nbsp;
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=== Center Services  ===
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=== Centre Services  ===
  
 
==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
 
==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
 
'''''Executive Committee: '''<br>Director: Sally Haysom<br> Associate Director: Jeannie Vance<br> Patron Services Coordinator: Delva Priest<br> Technical Coordinator: David Harvey<br> Training Coordinator: Jocelyn Sipple<br> Scheduling Coordinator: Barbara McMullin<br> Associate Administrator: Jolene Lee<br>Associate Administrator: Jacquie Jarvis<br>Film Orders Coordinator: Linda Swan''
 
  
 
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=== Links  ===
 
=== 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.)''  
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''(Include links to other websites of interest to those who visit your centre such as links to the city, county and state wiki pages where your centre is located.)''  
  
 
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=== Volunteer at the Center ===
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=== Volunteer at the Centre ===
  
 
''(Include information here about the volunteers you are looking for.)''
 
''(Include information here about the volunteers you are looking for.)''

Revision as of 20:15, 11 April 2013

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


(Add a brief paragraph about your centre here and the area it serves. Information in italics below is guidance for you and should be deleted as you fill out the page. Remove italics from other text by selecting the text and clicking the "I" box in the Toolbar above.)

Centre Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  1. Address
  2. (Include information about your centre that would be helpful for first time visitors such which entrance in the building to use, parking, etc. Use as many or as few bullets points as needed.)
  3. (Link to map using Google or other maps sites)

Phone: 

E-mail: 

Open Hours: 

Holiday Schedule:


Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events and Class Schedule


Staff Training Meetings



Centre Resources

Collections

  • Family History Library Catalog: This centre has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
  • We have over 1500 films, thousands of books and fiche all dealing with research from all parts of the world. 

Databases and Software

  • FHC Portal This centre has access to the Family History Centre Portal page which gives free access in the centre to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions. Just to name a few of these premium sites are Find My Past, World Vital Records, The Geneologist, Ancestry,com, 
  • We also have other detabase programs for information storing of your genealogical work such as PAF (Personal Ancestral File), Legacy, Roots Magic, and Family Tree Maker to name a few. We have the deluxe paid version at our centre but they are free of charge for our patrons.

Hardware and Equipment


Centre Services

Staff Research Specialties




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 centre such as links to the city, county and state wiki pages where your centre is located.)


Volunteer at the Centre

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