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{{FHCpage|location=Idaho}}'''The Twin Falls Family History Center covers the Twin Falls and the western Magic Valley. Visitors Welcome.'''
 
 
''(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>
 
  
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
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'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
 
'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
  
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*'''Address''': 399 Maurice Street North, TWIN FALLS, IDAHO 83301-4954
#''(Include information about your center that would be helpful for first time visitors such which entrance in the building to use, parking, etc. Use as many or as few bullet points as needed.)<br>''
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*One block south of the Twin Falls High School
#''(Link to map using ''[http://maps.google.com Google]''&nbsp;or other map sites)''
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*Handicapped parking and access
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*[https://maps.google.com/maps?q=399+Maurice+Street,+Twin+Falls,+Idaho+83301&hl=en&ll=42.569012,-114.452949&spn=0.026928,0.037723&sll=47.039333,-122.893869&sspn=0.199345,0.301781&oq=399+Maurice+Street+North+TWIN+FALLS,+IDAHO+83301&t=m&hnear=399+Maurice+St+N,+Twin+Falls,+Idaho+83301&z=15 Location on Google Map]
  
'''Phone:'''  
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'''Phone: 208-733-8073'''  
  
'''E-mail:''' <br>
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'''E-mail:''' [mailto:id_twinfalls@ldsmail.net id_twinfalls@ldsmail.net]
  
'''Open Hours:'''  
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'''Open Hours''':
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*'''T,W,Th''': 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM
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*'''Sat''': 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM'''  
  
 
'''Holiday Schedule:'''  
 
'''Holiday Schedule:'''  
 
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==== Class Schedule  ====
 
==== Class Schedule  ====
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'''Classes for Spring 2013 at the Twin Falls Family History Center'''
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| colspan="4" | <center>'''FEBRUARY'''</center>
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Sat Feb 16
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 10:30 AM
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Photos and How to Identify Them
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Mary Edgar
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Sat Feb 16
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 11:30 AM
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Research from Newspapers
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | John Cox
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Sat Feb 16
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 12:30 PM
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Family Tree - FamilySearch Adding Sources
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Marti Pike
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Sat Feb 16
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 1:30 PM
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Step by Step Family History
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Carl Edgar
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Tue Feb 19
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 4:00 PM
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Roots Magic – How to get Started
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Karen Prestwich
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Thu Feb 21
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 9:30 AM
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Family Tree - Editing &amp; Correcting Information
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Mary Edgar
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Tue Feb 26
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 4:00 PM
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Family Tree – Training
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Karen Prestwich
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Tue Feb 26
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 7:00 PM
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Staff Meeting
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | John Cox
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Thu Feb 28
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 9:30 AM
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Roots Web - Researching the records
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Carl Edgar
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|-
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| colspan="4" | <center>'''MARCH'''</center>
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Tue Mar 5
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 4:00 PM
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Roots Magic – What is New
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Karen Prestwich
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Thu Mar 7
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 9:30 AM
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Research Logs – What do you want them to do?
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Carl Edgar
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Tue Mar 12
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 4:00 PM
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Ancestry.com
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Karen Prestwich
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Thu Mar 14
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 9:30 AM
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Family Tree - Making Family Ordinance Requests
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Carl Edgar
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Sat Mar 16
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 10:30 AM
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Time Lines and Maps
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Mary Edgar
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Sat Mar 16
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 11:30 AM
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Research in New Hampshire
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | David Putnam
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Sat Mar 16
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 12:30 PM
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Family Tree - FamilySearch
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Marti Pike
 +
|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Sat Mar 16
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 1:30 PM
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | How to Organize records on one Family Line
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | David Putnam
 +
|-
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Tue Mar 19
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | 4:00 PM
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Family Tree – Training
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Karen Prestwich
 +
|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Thur Mar 21
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | 9:30 AM
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Ancestry.com – How I use it
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | John Cox
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Tue Mar 26
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | 4:00 PM
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Descendancy Research
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Karen Prestwich
 +
|-
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Tue Mar 26
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | 7:00 PM
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Staff Meeting
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | John Cox
 +
|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Thur Mar 28
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 9:30 AM
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | On line Cemetery Records – Billion Graves &amp; Findagrave
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Carl Edgar
 +
|-
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| colspan="4" | <center>'''APRIL'''</center>
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Tue Apr 2
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 4:00 PM
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Roots Magic – Sourcing
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Karen Prestwich
 +
|-
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Thu Apr 4
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 9:30 AM
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Digitalizing Records – Why and How to do it?
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Carl Edgar
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Tue Apr 9
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 4:00 PM
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Finding Maiden Names
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Karen Prestwich
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Thu Apr 11
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 9:30 AM
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Documentation - Importance and Quality
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Mary Edgar
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Tue Apr 16
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 4:00 PM
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Family Tree Training
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Karen Prestwich
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Thu Apr 18
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 9:30 AM
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Google Searches and other Web sites
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Carl Edgar
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Sat Apr 20
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 10:30 AM
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Family History Center – Premium Sites
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Mary Edgar
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Sat Apr 20
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 11:30 AM
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Family Tree from FamilySearch
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Marti Pike
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Sat Apr 20
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 12:30 PM
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Pennsylvania Records - How to search them
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | David Putnam
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Sat Apr 20
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 1:30 PM
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Organization and Research Logs
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Carl Edgar
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Tue Apr 23
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 4:00 PM
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Cemetery Research
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Karen Prestwich
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Tue Apr 23
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 7:00 PM
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Staff Meeting
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | John Cox
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Thu Apr 25
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 9:30 AM
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | FamilySearch How to Search effectively
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Carl Edgar
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Tue Apr 30
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 4:00 PM
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Storing Files Online
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Kelli Watts
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|-
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| colspan="4" | <center>'''MAY'''</center>
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Thu May 2
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 9:30 AM
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Family Tree - FamilySearch Correcting
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Carl Edgar
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|-
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Tue May 7
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 4:00 PM
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Roots Magic – Create a Website
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Karen Prestwich
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Thu May 9
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 9:30 AM
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Using Roots Magic
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Carl Edgar
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|-
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Tue May 14
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | 4:00 PM
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Writing your own Personal History
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Karen Prestwich
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|-
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Thu May 16
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 9:30 AM
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Quick Start to Family History
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Carl Edgar
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Sat May 18
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 10:30 AM
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Research - Looking at old data in a new way
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Mary Edgar
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Sat May 18
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 11:30 AM
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Records for Veterans from the Colonial Wars
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | David Putnam
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Sat May 18
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 12:30 PM
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Searching Ancestry.com
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Carl Edgar
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Sat May 18
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 1:30 PM
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Family Tree from FamilySearch
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Marti Pike
 +
|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Tue May 21
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 4:00 PM
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Family Tree – Training
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Karen Prestwich
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Thu May 23
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 9:30 AM
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Descendancy Research
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Mary Edgar
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Tue May 28
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | 4:00 PM
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| style="border:1px solid black;" | Organizing your Files – Digital and Paper
 +
| style="border:1px solid black;" | Karen Prestwich
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==== Staff Training Meetings  ====
 
==== Staff Training Meetings  ====
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Staff meeting are on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:00 PM
  
 
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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.  
 
:*The Twin Falls Family History Center has a book collection of over&nbsp;3,000&nbsp;books. They have a computer printout, by book title, of books in their collection.  
 
:*The Twin Falls Family History Center has a book collection of over&nbsp;3,000&nbsp;books. They have a computer printout, by book title, of books in their collection.  
:*The center also has a collection of about 3,600 microfilms on indefinite loan, and have a country, and, a&nbsp;state-by-state listing of them. They also have a large&nbsp;microfiche collection.  
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:*The center also has a collection of about 1,500 microfilms on indefinite loan, and have a country, and, a&nbsp;state-by-state listing of them. They also have a large&nbsp;microfiche collection.  
:*Local residents have some family history books that are not available at the Family History Center. For example, one volunteer has a copy of The Genealogy of the Page Family of Virginia
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:*The center has cemetery and many obituary records for Twin Falls and some surrounding communities. Volunteers can do obituary look-ups.<br>
  
:*''(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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:*The center has a number of random city directories and phone books for Twin Falls and other regional towns.<br>
  
 
==== 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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:*'''[[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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:*A number of the most popular personal pedigree programs have been installed on our computers.  
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:*The complete Pedigree Resource File has been installed on some of our computers.&nbsp;
  
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
  
:*''(Include the resources you have to help individuals do their research - computers, microfilm readers, printers, etc. )''
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:*20+ computer stations.<br>
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:*Digital Microfilm/Fische reader, plus conventional readers.<br>
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:*Separate classroom/training and research areas.<br>
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:*Completely handicapped accessible.<br>
  
 
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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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'''http://twinfalls.newspaperarchive.com/'''
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This site requires a log-in. username: ''twinfalls &nbsp;''password: ''archive''<br>
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This site has good search features.
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The Twin Falls papers have all been digitized from the beginning.
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'''http://twinfallspubliclibrary.org/'''<br>
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This site will provide access to Heritage Quest with Twin Falls zip code 83301 as well as another access to the digitized Twin Falls newspapers. <br>
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Revision as of 20:17, 11 April 2013

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

The Twin Falls Family History Center covers the Twin Falls and the western Magic Valley. Visitors Welcome.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  • Address: 399 Maurice Street North, TWIN FALLS, IDAHO 83301-4954
  • One block south of the Twin Falls High School
  • Handicapped parking and access
  • Location on Google Map

Phone: 208-733-8073

E-mail: id_twinfalls@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • T,W,Th: 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Sat: 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Holiday Schedule:


Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Classes for Spring 2013 at the Twin Falls Family History Center

Date Time Class Instructor
FEBRUARY
Sat Feb 16 10:30 AM Photos and How to Identify Them Mary Edgar
Sat Feb 16 11:30 AM Research from Newspapers John Cox
Sat Feb 16 12:30 PM Family Tree - FamilySearch Adding Sources Marti Pike
Sat Feb 16 1:30 PM Step by Step Family History Carl Edgar
Tue Feb 19 4:00 PM Roots Magic – How to get Started Karen Prestwich
Thu Feb 21 9:30 AM Family Tree - Editing & Correcting Information Mary Edgar
Tue Feb 26 4:00 PM Family Tree – Training Karen Prestwich
Tue Feb 26 7:00 PM Staff Meeting John Cox
Thu Feb 28 9:30 AM Roots Web - Researching the records Carl Edgar
MARCH
Tue Mar 5 4:00 PM Roots Magic – What is New Karen Prestwich
Thu Mar 7 9:30 AM Research Logs – What do you want them to do? Carl Edgar
Tue Mar 12 4:00 PM Ancestry.com Karen Prestwich
Thu Mar 14 9:30 AM Family Tree - Making Family Ordinance Requests Carl Edgar
Sat Mar 16 10:30 AM Time Lines and Maps Mary Edgar
Sat Mar 16 11:30 AM Research in New Hampshire David Putnam
Sat Mar 16 12:30 PM Family Tree - FamilySearch Marti Pike
Sat Mar 16 1:30 PM How to Organize records on one Family Line David Putnam
Tue Mar 19 4:00 PM Family Tree – Training Karen Prestwich
Thur Mar 21 9:30 AM Ancestry.com – How I use it John Cox
Tue Mar 26 4:00 PM Descendancy Research Karen Prestwich
Tue Mar 26 7:00 PM Staff Meeting John Cox
Thur Mar 28 9:30 AM On line Cemetery Records – Billion Graves & Findagrave Carl Edgar
APRIL
Tue Apr 2 4:00 PM Roots Magic – Sourcing Karen Prestwich
Thu Apr 4 9:30 AM Digitalizing Records – Why and How to do it? Carl Edgar
Tue Apr 9 4:00 PM Finding Maiden Names Karen Prestwich
Thu Apr 11 9:30 AM Documentation - Importance and Quality Mary Edgar
Tue Apr 16 4:00 PM Family Tree Training Karen Prestwich
Thu Apr 18 9:30 AM Google Searches and other Web sites Carl Edgar
Sat Apr 20 10:30 AM Family History Center – Premium Sites Mary Edgar
Sat Apr 20 11:30 AM Family Tree from FamilySearch Marti Pike
Sat Apr 20 12:30 PM Pennsylvania Records - How to search them David Putnam
Sat Apr 20 1:30 PM Organization and Research Logs Carl Edgar
Tue Apr 23 4:00 PM Cemetery Research Karen Prestwich
Tue Apr 23 7:00 PM Staff Meeting John Cox
Thu Apr 25 9:30 AM FamilySearch How to Search effectively Carl Edgar
Tue Apr 30 4:00 PM Storing Files Online Kelli Watts
MAY
Thu May 2 9:30 AM Family Tree - FamilySearch Correcting Carl Edgar
Tue May 7 4:00 PM Roots Magic – Create a Website Karen Prestwich
Thu May 9 9:30 AM Using Roots Magic Carl Edgar
Tue May 14 4:00 PM Writing your own Personal History Karen Prestwich
Thu May 16 9:30 AM Quick Start to Family History Carl Edgar
Sat May 18 10:30 AM Research - Looking at old data in a new way Mary Edgar
Sat May 18 11:30 AM Records for Veterans from the Colonial Wars David Putnam
Sat May 18 12:30 PM Searching Ancestry.com Carl Edgar
Sat May 18 1:30 PM Family Tree from FamilySearch Marti Pike
Tue May 21 4:00 PM Family Tree – Training Karen Prestwich
Thu May 23 9:30 AM Descendancy Research Mary Edgar
Tue May 28 4:00 PM Organizing your Files – Digital and Paper Karen Prestwich

Staff Training Meetings

Staff meeting are on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:00 PM


Center Resources

Collections

  • Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
  • The Twin Falls Family History Center has a book collection of over 3,000 books. They have a computer printout, by book title, of books in their collection.
  • The center also has a collection of about 1,500 microfilms on indefinite loan, and have a country, and, a state-by-state listing of them. They also have a large microfiche collection.
  • The center has cemetery and many obituary records for Twin Falls and some surrounding communities. Volunteers can do obituary look-ups.
  • The center has a number of random city directories and phone books for Twin Falls and other regional towns.

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.
  • A number of the most popular personal pedigree programs have been installed on our computers.
  • The complete Pedigree Resource File has been installed on some of our computers. 

Hardware and Equipment

  • 20+ computer stations.
  • Digital Microfilm/Fische reader, plus conventional readers.
  • Separate classroom/training and research areas.
  • Completely handicapped accessible.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the Mesa and Logan FHC pages for examples.)


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

http://twinfalls.newspaperarchive.com/

This site requires a log-in. username: twinfalls  password: archive

This site has good search features.

The Twin Falls papers have all been digitized from the beginning.

http://twinfallspubliclibrary.org/

This site will provide access to Heritage Quest with Twin Falls zip code 83301 as well as another access to the digitized Twin Falls newspapers.

 


Volunteer at the Center

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