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{{FHCpage|location=Utah}}The Santaquin Family History Center is a full service center serving the south part of Utah County. We welcome all to come visit us.
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{{FHCpage|location=Utah}}  
  
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
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The Santaquin Family History Center is a full service center serving the south part of Utah County. <br>
  
'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''
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We welcome all to come visit us.
  
'''Address:''' 45 South 500 West, Santaquin, Utah, United States
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== CENTER HOURS and CONTACT Information  ==
  
*Please enter on the west side of the building. You will need to ring the bell located at the top right corner of the door frame. There is plenty of parking available. Handicap parking is toward the southwest end of the building.  
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==== [[Image:Utahsantaquinfhc.jpg|thumb|center|Utahsantaquinfhc.jpg]] Location and Map ====
*[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=45+South+500+West,+Santaquin,+Utah&hl=en&ll=39.97587,-111.79636&spn=0.026375,0.036993&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=55.148262,75.761719&vpsrc=6&hnear=45+S+500+W,+Santaquin,+Utah+84655&t=m&z=15 Location on Map]
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:*45 South 500 West, Santaquin, Utah, United States
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:*Please enter on the WEST&nbsp;SIDE of the building.  
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:*'''You will need to ring the bell located at the top right corner of the door frame. '''
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:*'''There is plenty of parking available. Handicap parking is toward the southwest end of the building. '''
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:*[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=45+South+500+West,+Santaquin,+Utah&hl=en&ll=39.97587,-111.79636&spn=0.026375,0.036993&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=55.148262,75.761719&vpsrc=6&hnear=45+S+500+W,+Santaquin,+Utah+84655&t=m&z=15 Location on Map]
  
'''Phone:''' 801-754-3722  
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'''Phone:''' 801-754-3722 (if we're unable to answer, you may leave a message)
  
'''E-mail:''' [mailto:santaquinfhc@gmail.com santaquinfhc@gmail.com] or [mailto:ut_santaquin@ldsmail.net ut_santaquin@ldsmail.net] <br>  
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'''E-mail:''' [mailto:santaquinfhc@gmail.com santaquinfhc@gmail.com] OR [mailto:ut_santaquin@ldsmail.net ut_santaquin@ldsmail.net]<br>
  
'''''Family History Center Hours:<br>'''''
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=== Family History Center Hours: ===
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You may call to make an appointment for additional times<br>  
  
*Monday - Friday &nbsp; 9:00am to 12:00pm
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*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday &nbsp; 12:00pm - 3:00pm
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|-
*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Tuesday &amp; Wednesday - 6:30pm - 9:00pm
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! scope="col" | OPEN<br>
*You may call to make an appointment for additional times
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! scope="col" | MORNINGS<br>
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! scope="col" | EVENINGS<br>
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|-
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| MONDAY<br>
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| &nbsp; 9:00 am - 12:00 pm<br>
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| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; CLOSED for FHE<br>
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|-
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| TUESDAY&nbsp;**<br>
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| &nbsp; 9:00 am - 3:00 pm<br>
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| &nbsp;** 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm<br>
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|-
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| WEDNESDAY **<br>
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| &nbsp; 9:00 am - 3:00 pm<br>
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| &nbsp;** 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm<br>
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|-
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| THURSDAY *<br>
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| &nbsp; 9:00 am - 3:00 pm<br>
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| &nbsp;* 7:00 pm Patron Classes
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<nowiki>***</nowiki> Consultant Training /3rd Thursday<br>
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|-
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| FRIDAY<br>
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| &nbsp; 9:00 am - 12:00 pm<br>
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| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; By Appointment<br>
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|-
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| SATURDAY<br>
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|
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&nbsp;By Appointment<br>
  
'''Holiday Schedule-the FHC will be closed on the following days:'''<br>
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| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; By Appointment<br>
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|-
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|SUNDAY
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|2nd & 4th  Weeks
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|4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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|}
  
*&nbsp;May 27 - Memorial Day
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&nbsp;'''''You may use the Family History Center for a Family Home Evening - Contact us to make an appointment'''''<br><nowiki>*</nowiki> TRAINING CLASSES for Patrons begin the 1st THUR of each Month * see class schedule<br> <nowiki>**</nowiki> popular GROUP nights - call ahead to see if computers are available <br> <nowiki>***</nowiki> Temple and Family History Consultant TRAINING is held on the 3rd  THURSDAY of Each Month at 7:00pm<br>
*&nbsp;September 2 - Labor Day
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== CALENDAR and EVENTS ==
*&nbsp;November 27,28,29 - Thanksgiving
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=== Holiday Schedule 2018  ===
*&nbsp;December 23 thru January 1, 2014 - Christmas &amp; New Years
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'''FEBRUARY'''
  
&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; **Open again&nbsp;on JAN 2, 2014 - 9:00am **
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19    Closed (Presidents Day)
  
== '''Calendar and Events''' ==
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'''MAY'''
  
===== THANK YOU TO ALL WHO ATTENDED OUR FAMILY HISTORY CONFERENCE - HELD ON =====
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7      Closed (Carpet Cleaning)
  
= &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;'''Saturday, March 9, 2013 &nbsp; &nbsp;'''  =
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13    Closed (Mothers Day)
  
= '''&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;''' =
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28    Closed (Memorial Day)
  
===== We want to THANK our Guest Speaker, Elder Dennis C. Brimhall and ALL our Presenters.  =====
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'''JULY'''
  
You all did a wonderful job.
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4      Closed (Independence Day)
  
'''Instructors:''' &nbsp;Jill Woodbury, Cherise Cooper, Carla Valerio, Bonnie Wilcox, Rebecca Tobiasson, Scott Parkin, Dave &amp; Dorine Askelson, Joyce Rundell, Joy Stubbs, Robert L Hales, Charlotte Coleman, Ashley Biggers, Lila Sowards, Merlin Kitchen, Kathy Almquist, Connie Rasmussen, Bill &amp; Sandy Lamb, Lois Parry, BYU Family History Library Staff / Elder and Sister Dunn
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24    Closed (Pioneer Day)
  
'''A Digital copy of the Conference Syllabus can be found through this link:'''<br> [https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B53w4a_ETMdqV2RlWVVWWE1ldXc/edit?usp=sharing docs.google.com/file/d/0B53w4a_ETMdqV2RlWVVWWE1ldXc/edit]<br>
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'''SEPTEMBER'''
  
====  ====
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3      Closed (Labor Day)
  
==== Classes at the Family History Center:&nbsp;  ====
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'''NOVEMBER'''
  
*Classes&nbsp;for FamilySearch Family Tree&nbsp;are being held Thursday evenings,&nbsp;at 7 pm. These class sessions will be repeated. All are welcome to attend. Registration is required because of limited space.
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12    Closed (CARPET CLEANING)
*'''Next Session begins: &nbsp;April 4, 2013 (4 week class) &nbsp; *Classes fill quickly'''
 
*Please&nbsp;email us&nbsp;at [[Santaquinfhc@gmail.com|santaquinfhc@gmail.com]]&nbsp;for additional information.<br>
 
  
*We are&nbsp;interested in meeting the needs of our patrons. If you have a particular class you would like us to teach please contact us at [[Santaquinfhc@gmail.com|santaquinfhc@gmail.com]]<br>
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21-23  Closed (Thanksgiving)
  
*Please contact us for scheduling Youth groups, Sunday School classes, Relief Society or Priesthood activities at [[Santaquinfhc@gmail.com|santaquinfhc@gmail.com]]&nbsp; (''It is helpful if you will contact us at least a week before you would like to visit the center. This will allow us to be better prepared for your group. This also will help you to better use your time here'').
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'''DECEMBER'''
  
==== Staff Training Meetings&nbsp;:  ====
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24 - 31  Closed through JANUARY 1, 2019
  
*Third Thursday of each month beginning at 6:30 pm in the family history center.
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(Christmas & New Years)
  
=== Center Resources  ===
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'''**REOPENING  WEDNESDAY - JAN 2nd  2019**'''
  
==== Collections  ====
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=== '''WEB INDEXING (on FamilySearch.org) IS HERE !!!!  Let us show you how it works!''' ===
 +
=== Indexing Help Available - contact your Temple and Family History Consultant ===
 +
*We'll keep you updated on the WORLDWIDE INDEXING EVENTS ''Can we beat our record from last year? We'll be doing this again! Watch for details.''
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*''2016 Number of Indexed Records = 163,333''
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*''2015 Number of Indexed Records = 295,651'' 
  
:*We have a list of local films and fiche, and some film/fiche from other areas of the world. &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Please contact us or search the FHL Catalog for these resources.
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== '''**2018 FAMILY DAY OF DISCOVERY CLASS SCHEDULE**'''  ==
:*Local history books and resources for doing your family history.
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'''CLASSES BEING OFFERED THIS YEAR  - MARCH 10 - 9:00am  to  1:00pm'''
  
==== Databases and Software ====
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Registration suggested to receive your copy of the class materials:  
  
:*[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.&nbsp;
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[[www.lds.org/familyhistoryday]]   search for the event in SANTAQUIN
  
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
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'''<u>WEB Indexing workshop and FamilySearch Family Tree Q & A</u>'''
  
:*We have NEW computers, film/fiche readers and printers for your use.
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Family History Center STAFF will assist you with "hands on" help learning the NEW Web Indexing on FamilySearch.
:*We also have access to other programs (paid subscriptions) for family history.
 
  
=== Center Services  ===
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We will also be available to answer any of your questions about your Family Tree, using FamilySearch.
  
==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
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'''Tavish Burnah - Presenter'''
  
We have staff who can&nbsp; help you with research in the US, England, Scandanavia, and Germany.
+
'''<u>Partner Apps on FamilySearch</u>'''
  
=== Resources in the Local Area<br>  ===
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An introduction to some of the “Partner Applications” on FamilySearch.
 +
* Relative Finder
 +
* Virtual Pedigree
 +
* One Page Genealogy
 +
* Pedigree Pie
 +
* Geneopardy
 +
* Wheel of Family Fortune
 +
* AncestorGames
 +
* Twile
 +
* Puzzilla
 +
* KinMapper
 +
* Find A Grave
 +
* Billion Graves
 +
* Leaf
 +
* KinPoint
 +
* All the Stories
 +
* MooseRoots
 +
* Tree Seek
 +
* Baby Ancestry
 +
* Scrambled Tree
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* and more
  
We are 20 minutes from Brigham Young University and their collections. We are also 20 minutes from the Utah Family History Training Center located in Orem, Utah.
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'''Amy Archibald - Presenter'''
  
The Family History Library in Salt Lake City is a one hour drive from Santaquin.  
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'''<u>Overwhelmed …. Paralyzed? Time to get organized!</u>'''
  
=== Links  ===
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Overwhelmed by all the new technology? Too many ancestors to research? So much to share with your descendants?
  
'''''Santaquin Utah&nbsp;North Stake&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; AND&nbsp;&nbsp; Santaquin Utah Stake Web sites'''''
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Are you awake around the clock trying to figure out where to start? Come discover how to get it all sorted out and put together a personal priority plan.
  
'''''''[https://secure.lds.org/units/login/0,8029,779-1,00.html https://secure.lds.org/units/login/0,8029,779-1,00.html]'''''  
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'''<u>Piecing together the Evidence</u>'''
  
''You must be a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and you must live in a participating stake to use this Web site.&nbsp;Use your LDS&nbsp;Account information to sign in.''
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How do you know the documents, sources, and photos you just found are really about your ancestor? We will discover, like a giant jigsaw puzzle,
  
''(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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if you have the right pieces of evidence, where to find the missing pieces, and what to do with the pieces that just don’t fit.
  
<br>
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'''<u>Who Changed My Tree? Online Collaboration with FamilySearch Messaging</u>'''
  
== '''Volunteer at the Center'''  ==
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Uncover who is making changes and additions to your relatives in the FamilySearch Family Tree.
  
''We&nbsp;welcome volunteers to work at our center. Please contact us through one of the email addresses provided above.''
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Learn how the FamilySearch Messaging feature functions and understand the best rules for online etiquette.
 +
 
 +
Discover how positive collaboration with living people is the key for a successful FamilySearch Family Tree.
 +
 
 +
'''Jill Woodbury - Presenter'''
 +
 
 +
'''<u>No hints! Now what?</u>'''
 +
 
 +
Recognize where hints reside, learn how to create your own hints, and find records.
 +
 
 +
'''<u>Consultant Tree-ahzh</u>'''
 +
 
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Massive overview (fire hose approach!) of tools available through FamilySearch
 +
 
 +
'''<u>Why attach?</u>'''
 +
 
 +
Learn to recognize and write what you see in a record that identifies the specific family
 +
 
 +
'''Ginny Ackerson - Presenter'''
 +
 
 +
'''<u>Back Door and Rear Window Research Techniques</u>'''
 +
 
 +
Trying to climb that brick wall or just banging your head against it?
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Some sneaky but effective research techniques are presented to help you get through your brick walls. Case Studies included. (intermediate)
 +
 
 +
'''<u>The Tales Dead Men Tell</u>'''
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Do you think that death certificates and obituaries are the only records created when someone dies?
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If so, you are in for a treat with the many records that are available to you. You will learn what these records are,
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 +
the information they contain and how to access them. (beginning to intermediate)
 +
 
 +
'''<u>The ABCCCs of British Research</u>'''
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This is an introductory class for the three most used and accessible sources for beginning British research, Civil Registration, Census and Church records.
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The student will find out what information is in these records and how to locate and search them.  (beginning)
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''<u></u>'''''THANKS FOR ATTENDING OUR ANNUAL FAMILY DAY OF DISCOVERY''' -  the Links below will give you the DIGITAL copy of the Class Materials
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 +
2017 FAMILY DAY OF DISCOVERY    https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B53w4a_ETMdqOG1PeFFxdjVVSUk - CLICK on the link.
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 +
[https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B53w4a_ETMdqWHBKNVd0a1BYTFE/view '''2016 FAMILY DAY OF DISCOVERY Class Materials - CLICK'''] - Click on the link.
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==CLASSES at the Family History Center ==
 +
'''Classes are currently being held&nbsp; Thursday evenings, at '''7:00pm'''. <br>All are welcome to attend. '''
 +
 
 +
=== '''New Classes on THURSDAY Nights - 7:00pm !!!!''' ===
 +
 
 +
==== Watch your WARD Bulletin for details, or contact us by email for more information.  ====
 +
 
 +
'''CLASS REGISTRATION is encouraged because of limited space.'''<br>''* Registration also determines if the class is being held that NIGHT *''
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:'''''Please register for classes at''': [mailto:santaquinfhc@gmail.com santaquinfhc@gmail.com]''<br>''** A CONFIRMATION OF REGISTRATION WILL BE SENT TO YOU **''
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:
 +
Please email us at: [mailto:santaquinfhc@gmail.com santaquinfhc@gmail.com] for additional information.
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 +
'''''We are interested in meeting the needs of our Patrons. If you have a particular class you would like us to teach, please contact us at:''''' [mailto:santaquinfhc@gmail.com santaquinfhc@gmail.com].
 +
 
 +
== TRAINING CLASSES for Consultants and Priesthood Leadership ==
 +
 
 +
=== NEW-TEMPLE AND FAMILY HISTORY CONSULTANT TRAINING-2nd Thursday each month 7 pm  ===
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NEXT TRAINING  February 15<br> Second '''<u>Thursday of each month - 7:00 pm</u>''
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CONSULTANTS - Please contact us to schedule your STAFF TIME at the Family History Center
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=== STAFF TRAINING: 2nd Thursday - 7:00 pm  ===
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Second (2nd) Thursday of each month - 7:00 pm in the Family History Center.
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=== PRIESTHOOD LEADERSHIP TRAINING  ===
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'''THERE IS NEW TRAINING FOR ALL WARD LEADERSHIP - PLEASE CONTACT US TO SET UP YOUR TRAINING SESSION''' / Family History Center
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Please join us! We're here to help "lighten your load", by offering training and suggestions of how you can use your Ward Temple and Family History Consultants to get this great work done.
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== GROUPS WELCOME - Advance Notice Requested ==
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Group Scheduling - We need ADVANCED&nbsp;NOTICE of your coming: (1 week ahead - please)
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Please contact us for scheduling Primary, Scouting Youth groups, Sunday School classes, Relief Society or Priesthood activities at: [mailto:santaquinfhc@gmail.com Santaquinfhc@gmail.com]<br><u>'''''** It is helpful if you will contact us at least a week before you would like to visit the center.'''''</u>
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 +
<u>'''''This will allow us to be better prepared for your group.'''''</u>
 +
 
 +
<u>'''''This also will help you maximize your time with us.**'''''<br></u>
 +
 
 +
== Center Resources and Collections ==
 +
*We have a list of local films and fiche, and some film/fiche from other areas of the world. Please contact us or search the FamilySearch Catalog for these resources.
 +
*''Local history books and resources for doing your family history. ''<br>
 +
 
 +
=== Databases and Software  ===
 +
 
 +
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:
 +
 
 +
*19th Century British Library Newspaper Digital Archive
 +
*Access Newspaper Archive
 +
*Alexander Street Press - The American Civil War
 +
*Research Database |Letters and Diaries |Images, Photographs, Posters, and Ephemera
 +
*Ancestry.com
 +
*ArkivDigital Online
 +
*Find My Past
 +
*Fold3.com Previously known as Footnote.com
 +
*Godfrey Memorial Library
 +
*Heritage Quest Online
 +
*Historic Map Works Library Edition
 +
*Paper Trail
 +
*World Vital Records
 +
 
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=== Hardware and Equipment  ===
 +
 
 +
We have 16 computers, along with film/fiche readers for your use. <br>We also have 1 printer available to you - copies are free (up to 20) <br>SCANNER's available to digitize your PHOTOS and SLIDES .
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 +
YOU CAN ALSO SCAN DIRECTLY TO YOUR FAMILYSEARCH ACCOUNT - AVAILABLE NOW!!!!
 +
 
 +
== CENTER&nbsp;SERVICES ==
 +
 
 +
==== '''Staff Research Specialties'''  ====
 +
 
 +
We have staff who can help you with research. <br>Some of our Specialties are US, England, Scandinavia, and Germany.
 +
 
 +
==== '''FREE Scanning '''  ====
 +
 
 +
==== '''Help with your Photos &amp; Documents'''  ====
 +
 
 +
We have Scanners available FREE of charge.&nbsp; We can help you Scan your Photos &amp; Documents, so they are DIGITIZED and ready to upload into FamilySearch - or to your own Flash-drive.
 +
 
 +
== Resources in the Local Area  ==
 +
 
 +
We are 20 minutes from Brigham Young University and their collections. We are also 20 minutes from the Utah Family History Training Center located in Orem, Utah. <br>The Family History Library in Salt Lake City is a one hour drive from Santaquin.
 +
 
 +
== Links  ==
 +
 
 +
[https://secure.lds.org/units/login/0,8029,779-1,00.html '''Santaquin Utah North Stake''']<br>'''AND '''<br> [https://secure.lds.org/units/login/0,8029,779-1,00.html '''Santaquin Utah Stake'''] Websites
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 +
You must be a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and you must live in a participating stake to use this Web site. Use your LDS Account information to sign in.
 +
 
 +
== VOLUNTEER at the Center  ==
 +
 
 +
We welcome volunteers to work at our center. Please contact us through one of the email addresses provided above.

Latest revision as of 01:33, 1 February 2018

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


The Santaquin Family History Center is a full service center serving the south part of Utah County.

We welcome all to come visit us.

CENTER HOURS and CONTACT Information

Utahsantaquinfhc.jpg
Location and Map

  • 45 South 500 West, Santaquin, Utah, United States
  • Please enter on the WEST SIDE of the building.
  • You will need to ring the bell located at the top right corner of the door frame.
  • There is plenty of parking available. Handicap parking is toward the southwest end of the building.
  • Location on Map

Phone: 801-754-3722 (if we're unable to answer, you may leave a message)

E-mail: santaquinfhc@gmail.com OR ut_santaquin@ldsmail.net

Family History Center Hours:

You may call to make an appointment for additional times

OPEN
MORNINGS
EVENINGS
MONDAY
  9:00 am - 12:00 pm
      CLOSED for FHE
TUESDAY **
  9:00 am - 3:00 pm
 ** 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
WEDNESDAY **
  9:00 am - 3:00 pm
 ** 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
THURSDAY *
  9:00 am - 3:00 pm
 * 7:00 pm Patron Classes

*** Consultant Training /3rd Thursday

FRIDAY
  9:00 am - 12:00 pm
      By Appointment
SATURDAY

 By Appointment

      By Appointment
SUNDAY 2nd & 4th Weeks 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

 You may use the Family History Center for a Family Home Evening - Contact us to make an appointment
* TRAINING CLASSES for Patrons begin the 1st THUR of each Month * see class schedule
** popular GROUP nights - call ahead to see if computers are available
*** Temple and Family History Consultant TRAINING is held on the 3rd THURSDAY of Each Month at 7:00pm

CALENDAR and EVENTS

Holiday Schedule 2018

FEBRUARY

19 Closed (Presidents Day)

MAY

7 Closed (Carpet Cleaning)

13 Closed (Mothers Day)

28 Closed (Memorial Day)

JULY

4 Closed (Independence Day)

24 Closed (Pioneer Day)

SEPTEMBER

3 Closed (Labor Day)

NOVEMBER

12 Closed (CARPET CLEANING)

21-23  Closed (Thanksgiving)

DECEMBER

24 - 31 Closed through JANUARY 1, 2019

(Christmas & New Years)

**REOPENING  WEDNESDAY - JAN 2nd  2019**

WEB INDEXING (on FamilySearch.org) IS HERE !!!! Let us show you how it works!

Indexing Help Available - contact your Temple and Family History Consultant

  • We'll keep you updated on the WORLDWIDE INDEXING EVENTS Can we beat our record from last year? We'll be doing this again! Watch for details.
  • 2016 Number of Indexed Records = 163,333
  • 2015 Number of Indexed Records = 295,651

**2018 FAMILY DAY OF DISCOVERY CLASS SCHEDULE**

CLASSES BEING OFFERED THIS YEAR - MARCH 10 - 9:00am to 1:00pm

Registration suggested to receive your copy of the class materials:

www.lds.org/familyhistoryday search for the event in SANTAQUIN

WEB Indexing workshop and FamilySearch Family Tree Q & A

Family History Center STAFF will assist you with "hands on" help learning the NEW Web Indexing on FamilySearch.

We will also be available to answer any of your questions about your Family Tree, using FamilySearch.

Tavish Burnah - Presenter

Partner Apps on FamilySearch

An introduction to some of the “Partner Applications” on FamilySearch.

  • Relative Finder
  • Virtual Pedigree
  • One Page Genealogy
  • Pedigree Pie
  • Geneopardy
  • Wheel of Family Fortune
  • AncestorGames
  • Twile
  • Puzzilla
  • KinMapper
  • Find A Grave
  • Billion Graves
  • Leaf
  • KinPoint
  • All the Stories
  • MooseRoots
  • Tree Seek
  • Baby Ancestry
  • Scrambled Tree
  • and more

Amy Archibald - Presenter

Overwhelmed …. Paralyzed? Time to get organized!

Overwhelmed by all the new technology? Too many ancestors to research? So much to share with your descendants?

Are you awake around the clock trying to figure out where to start? Come discover how to get it all sorted out and put together a personal priority plan.

Piecing together the Evidence

How do you know the documents, sources, and photos you just found are really about your ancestor? We will discover, like a giant jigsaw puzzle,

if you have the right pieces of evidence, where to find the missing pieces, and what to do with the pieces that just don’t fit.

Who Changed My Tree? Online Collaboration with FamilySearch Messaging

Uncover who is making changes and additions to your relatives in the FamilySearch Family Tree.

Learn how the FamilySearch Messaging feature functions and understand the best rules for online etiquette.

Discover how positive collaboration with living people is the key for a successful FamilySearch Family Tree.

Jill Woodbury - Presenter

No hints! Now what?

Recognize where hints reside, learn how to create your own hints, and find records.

Consultant Tree-ahzh

Massive overview (fire hose approach!) of tools available through FamilySearch

Why attach?

Learn to recognize and write what you see in a record that identifies the specific family

Ginny Ackerson - Presenter

Back Door and Rear Window Research Techniques

Trying to climb that brick wall or just banging your head against it?

Some sneaky but effective research techniques are presented to help you get through your brick walls. Case Studies included. (intermediate)

The Tales Dead Men Tell

Do you think that death certificates and obituaries are the only records created when someone dies?

If so, you are in for a treat with the many records that are available to you. You will learn what these records are,

the information they contain and how to access them. (beginning to intermediate)

The ABCCCs of British Research

This is an introductory class for the three most used and accessible sources for beginning British research, Civil Registration, Census and Church records.

The student will find out what information is in these records and how to locate and search them.  (beginning)

THANKS FOR ATTENDING OUR ANNUAL FAMILY DAY OF DISCOVERY - the Links below will give you the DIGITAL copy of the Class Materials

2017 FAMILY DAY OF DISCOVERY https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B53w4a_ETMdqOG1PeFFxdjVVSUk - CLICK on the link.

2016 FAMILY DAY OF DISCOVERY Class Materials - CLICK - Click on the link.

CLASSES at the Family History Center

Classes are currently being held  Thursday evenings, at 7:00pm.
All are welcome to attend.

New Classes on THURSDAY Nights - 7:00pm !!!!

Watch your WARD Bulletin for details, or contact us by email for more information.

CLASS REGISTRATION is encouraged because of limited space.
* Registration also determines if the class is being held that NIGHT *

Please register for classes at: santaquinfhc@gmail.com
** A CONFIRMATION OF REGISTRATION WILL BE SENT TO YOU **

Please email us at: santaquinfhc@gmail.com for additional information.

We are interested in meeting the needs of our Patrons. If you have a particular class you would like us to teach, please contact us at: santaquinfhc@gmail.com.

TRAINING CLASSES for Consultants and Priesthood Leadership

NEW-TEMPLE AND FAMILY HISTORY CONSULTANT TRAINING-2nd Thursday each month 7 pm

NEXT TRAINING February 15
Second Thursday of each month - 7:00 pm

CONSULTANTS - Please contact us to schedule your STAFF TIME at the Family History Center

STAFF TRAINING: 2nd Thursday - 7:00 pm

Second (2nd) Thursday of each month - 7:00 pm in the Family History Center.

PRIESTHOOD LEADERSHIP TRAINING

THERE IS NEW TRAINING FOR ALL WARD LEADERSHIP - PLEASE CONTACT US TO SET UP YOUR TRAINING SESSION / Family History Center

Please join us! We're here to help "lighten your load", by offering training and suggestions of how you can use your Ward Temple and Family History Consultants to get this great work done.

GROUPS WELCOME - Advance Notice Requested

Group Scheduling - We need ADVANCED NOTICE of your coming: (1 week ahead - please)

Please contact us for scheduling Primary, Scouting Youth groups, Sunday School classes, Relief Society or Priesthood activities at: Santaquinfhc@gmail.com
** It is helpful if you will contact us at least a week before you would like to visit the center.

This will allow us to be better prepared for your group.

This also will help you maximize your time with us.**

Center Resources and Collections

  • We have a list of local films and fiche, and some film/fiche from other areas of the world. Please contact us or search the FamilySearch Catalog for these resources.
  • Local history books and resources for doing your family history.

Databases and Software

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:

  • 19th Century British Library Newspaper Digital Archive
  • Access Newspaper Archive
  • Alexander Street Press - The American Civil War
  • Research Database |Letters and Diaries |Images, Photographs, Posters, and Ephemera
  • Ancestry.com
  • ArkivDigital Online
  • Find My Past
  • Fold3.com Previously known as Footnote.com
  • Godfrey Memorial Library
  • Heritage Quest Online
  • Historic Map Works Library Edition
  • Paper Trail
  • World Vital Records

Hardware and Equipment

We have 16 computers, along with film/fiche readers for your use.
We also have 1 printer available to you - copies are free (up to 20)
SCANNER's available to digitize your PHOTOS and SLIDES .

YOU CAN ALSO SCAN DIRECTLY TO YOUR FAMILYSEARCH ACCOUNT - AVAILABLE NOW!!!!

CENTER SERVICES

Staff Research Specialties

We have staff who can help you with research.
Some of our Specialties are US, England, Scandinavia, and Germany.

FREE Scanning

Help with your Photos & Documents

We have Scanners available FREE of charge.  We can help you Scan your Photos & Documents, so they are DIGITIZED and ready to upload into FamilySearch - or to your own Flash-drive.

Resources in the Local Area

We are 20 minutes from Brigham Young University and their collections. We are also 20 minutes from the Utah Family History Training Center located in Orem, Utah.
The Family History Library in Salt Lake City is a one hour drive from Santaquin.

Links

Santaquin Utah North Stake
AND
Santaquin Utah Stake Websites

You must be a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and you must live in a participating stake to use this Web site. Use your LDS Account information to sign in.

VOLUNTEER at the Center

We welcome volunteers to work at our center. Please contact us through one of the email addresses provided above.