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''We serve the Family History needs of all who visit. The Center is served by North County Transit District bus route 318.''  
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''We serve the Family History needs of all who visit. The center is served by North County Transit District bus route 318. Access off of Oak St through parking area.''
  
=== Center Contacts and Hours ===
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=== Location ===
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[[File:Foothill_building.jpg|400px]]
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<blockquote>'''Address''':  1310 Foothill Drive Vista, CA 92084-4048 United States  [https://www.google.com/maps/place/1310+Foothill+Dr/@33.2164509,-117.2211107,15z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0x80dc768a02febb15:0x7b77fbe2e64bb4f3?hl=en Location Map]</blockquote><blockquote>The center is accessed from the parking lot at the South-East corner. DO NOT use building front doors as no one will know you are there.</blockquote><blockquote>The parking lot entrance is off Oak St. across from the Foothill Oak Elementary School.</blockquote>
  
'''Location and Map:'''
 
  
*[https://www.google.com/maps/place/1310+Foothill+Dr/@33.2164509,-117.2211107,15z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0x80dc768a02febb15:0x7b77fbe2e64bb4f3?hl=en Location Map]
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=== Contact Info ===
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{| class="wikitable"
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|'''Phone'''
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|1-760-945-6053
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|'''Email'''
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|CA_Vista@ldsmail.net
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|}
  
'''Address:'''  
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=== Hours ===
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{| class="wikitable"
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!Day
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!Open
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!Close
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|-
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|'''Tuesday'''
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|11:00 am
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|8:00 pm
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|-
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|'''Wednesday'''
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|11:00 am
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|4:00 pm
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|-
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|'''Thursday'''
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|11:00 am
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|8:00 pm
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|-
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|'''Friday'''
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|11:00am
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|2:00 pm
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|-
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|'''Saturday'''
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|9:00am
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|12:00 pm
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|}
  
*1310 Foothill Drive Vista, CA 92084-4048 United States
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=== Holiday Schedule Closures ===
*The Center is accessed from the parking lot at the South-East corner.
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{| class="wikitable"
*The parking lot entrance is off Oak St. across from the Foothill Oak Elementary School.
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!2018 Closures
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!Reason
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!Additional Info
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|-
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|Mar 27-Apr 2
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|Closed for School Spring Break and LDS General Conference
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|-
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|June 2-3
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|Closed for Carpet Cleaning
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|-
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|June 7
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|Closed for High School Graduation
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|-
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|Jul 1-4
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|Closed for 4th of July
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|-
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|Jul 22
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|Closed for Foothill Building Activity
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|-
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|Aug 1-21
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|Closed for Summer Break*
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|*Open by appointment only during this time
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|-
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|Sep 2
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|Closed for Labor Day
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|-
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|Oct 6
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|Closed for LDS General Conference
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|-
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|Nov 10
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|Closed
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|-
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|Nov 20-24
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|Closed for Thanksgiving
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|-
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|Dec 18, 2018 - Jan 7, 2019
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|Closed for Christmas and New Year Break*
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|*Open by appointment only during this time
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|}
  
*Language:English
 
  
'''Phone:'''
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=== 2019  Classes  ===
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<blockquote>All presentations are free of charge to participants. Classes are held each month on the 4th Thursday at 7:00 p.m.</blockquote>
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{| class="wikitable"
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|January 24
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|TBD
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|February 28
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|TBD
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|March 28
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|TBD
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|-
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|April 25
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|TBD
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|-
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|May 30
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|TBD
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|June 27
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|TBD
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|-
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|July 25
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|TBD
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|-
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|August 22
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|TBD
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|September 26
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|TBD
  
*'''1-760-945-6053'''
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|-
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|October 24
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|TBD
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|}
  
'''E-mail:'''
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=== Staff Training Meetings ===
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<blockquote>First Tuesday of the month 9:30 am</blockquote>
  
*CA_Vista@ldsmail.net
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=== Center Resources  ===
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<blockquote>Our book room has a large selection of collected works and "how to" resources.</blockquote>
  
'''Open Hours:'''  
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=== Databases and Software  ===
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<blockquote>'''[[Family History Center Portal|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;</blockquote>
  
*'''Tuesday:'''11:00am-8:00pm
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=== Hardware and Equipment  ===
*'''Wednesday:'''11:00am-8:00pm
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<blockquote>The Vista FHC is equipped with number of internet linked computers, and a flatbed scanner for documents and photos.</blockquote>
*'''Thursday:'''11:00am-5:00pm
 
*'''Friday:'''11:00am-2:00pm (21 Nov 2014 - building closed for carpet cleaning)<br>  
 
*'''Saturday:'''9:00am-3:00pm
 
  
'''Holiday Schedule:''' '''Presidents Day Weekend: '''Close- Fri 13 Feb, - ReOpen - Tue 17<br>
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=== Resources in the Local Area ===
 
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<blockquote>The Carlsbad "Cole Library" with the North County Genealogical Society is another useful resource in this area.&nbsp;</blockquote>
'''&nbsp;Escondido FamHist Faire:''' Close- Sat 07 Mar, - ReOpen - Tue 10
 
 
 
'''Easter / General Conference:''' Close- Sat 04 Apr, - ReOpen - Tue 07<br>
 
 
 
'''Memorial Weekend:&nbsp;'''Close- Sat 23 May, - ReOpen - Tue 26<br>
 
 
 
'''Independance Day: '''Close- Sat 04 Jul, - ReOpen - Tue 07<br>
 
 
 
'''&nbsp;Summer Break:''' Close- Tue 28 Jul, - ReOpen - Tue 11 Aug
 
 
 
'''Labor Day:''' Close- Sat&nbsp;??&nbsp;???, - ReOpen - Tue&nbsp;??&nbsp;???<br>
 
 
 
'''Relief Society Broadcast:''' Close- Sat 26 Sep, - ReOpen - Tue 29<br>
 
 
 
'''General Conference: '''Close- Sat 03 Oct, - ReOpen - Tue 06<br>
 
 
 
'''Stake Day:''' Close- Sat 14 Nov, - ReOpen - Tue 17<br>
 
 
 
'''Thanksgiving Week:''' Close- Tue 24, - ReOpen - Tue 01 Dec<br>
 
 
 
'''Christmas and New Year:&nbsp;Close- Tue 22 Dec ReOpen - Tue 05, Jan 2016'''<br>
 
 
 
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== <u>Calendar and Events</u>  ==
 
 
 
=== Upcoming Events  ===
 
 
 
Please be aware all of our presentations are free of charge to participants
 
 
 
=== Class Schedule  ===
 
 
 
'''Advancing your research skills . . . '''<br>
 
 
 
Classes are on the 4th Thursday at 7:00 p.m.<br>
 
 
 
Feb 26 - "Family History Center Overview" Learn differences and applications of free Premium ($) Websites offered at the FHCtr and other resources that are available at this Cntr. ___ Instructor: Anne Renshaw
 
 
 
Mar 26 - "Get Organized / Not Frustrated" Learn use of Data Files as well as Hard Copy to maintain information in a safe place and in an easily retrievable format for your own use and preserving a pass it on system to future generations.&nbsp; ___ Instructor: David Paskett
 
 
 
Apr 23 - "Cultural &amp; Ethenic Research" Overview for Latino, African/American and Euro/American research websites and resources.&nbsp; ___ Instructor: Curtis Kinghorn
 
 
 
May 28 - Family Search 101- the basics of using FamilySearch, including registering for an account; however, if possible, register prior to attending the class. This class will cover the Family Tree (a global pedigree chart) and Memories (photos, stories and documents). ___ Instructor: Anne Renshaw <br>
 
 
 
June 25 - Family Search 102- A continuation of last month’s class but, you didn’t need to attend the previous class to come to this one. This class will teach you how to use FamilySearch.org for doing research and attaching the sources found to the Family Tree. ___ Instructor: Anne Renshaw <br>
 
 
 
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Staff Training Meetings <br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; First Monday of the month 9:00 am (exception made for Labor Day)
 
 
 
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== '''Center Resources'''  ==
 
 
 
==== Collections  ====
 
 
 
:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''FamilySearch Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
 
:'''Book Room:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;with a large selection of collected works and "how to" resources.
 
 
 
==== 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.&nbsp;
 
 
 
==== Hardware and Equipment ====
 
 
 
:*Microfilm and microfiche readers, Microfilm / microfiche printers, A number of internet linked computers, Flatbed scanner for documents and photos
 
 
 
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=== Center Services  ===
 
 
 
==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
 
 
 
=== Resources in the Local Area<br>  ===
 
 
 
The Carlsbad "Cole Library" with the North County Genealogical Society is another useful resource in this area.&nbsp;  
 
 
 
=== 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.)''
 

Latest revision as of 23:35, 5 December 2018

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


We serve the Family History needs of all who visit. The center is served by North County Transit District bus route 318. Access off of Oak St through parking area.

Location

Foothill building.jpg

Address: 1310 Foothill Drive Vista, CA 92084-4048 United States Location Map
The center is accessed from the parking lot at the South-East corner. DO NOT use building front doors as no one will know you are there.
The parking lot entrance is off Oak St. across from the Foothill Oak Elementary School.


Contact Info

Phone 1-760-945-6053
Email CA_Vista@ldsmail.net

Hours

Day Open Close
Tuesday 11:00 am 8:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am 4:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am 8:00 pm
Friday 11:00am 2:00 pm
Saturday 9:00am 12:00 pm

Holiday Schedule Closures

2018 Closures Reason Additional Info
Mar 27-Apr 2 Closed for School Spring Break and LDS General Conference
June 2-3 Closed for Carpet Cleaning
June 7 Closed for High School Graduation
Jul 1-4 Closed for 4th of July
Jul 22 Closed for Foothill Building Activity
Aug 1-21 Closed for Summer Break* *Open by appointment only during this time
Sep 2 Closed for Labor Day
Oct 6 Closed for LDS General Conference
Nov 10 Closed
Nov 20-24 Closed for Thanksgiving
Dec 18, 2018 - Jan 7, 2019 Closed for Christmas and New Year Break* *Open by appointment only during this time


2019 Classes

All presentations are free of charge to participants. Classes are held each month on the 4th Thursday at 7:00 p.m.
January 24 TBD
February 28 TBD
March 28 TBD
April 25 TBD
May 30 TBD
June 27 TBD
July 25 TBD
August 22 TBD
September 26 TBD
October 24 TBD

Staff Training Meetings

First Tuesday of the month 9:30 am

Center Resources

Our book room has a large selection of collected works and "how to" resources.

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. 

Hardware and Equipment

The Vista FHC is equipped with number of internet linked computers, and a flatbed scanner for documents and photos.

Resources in the Local Area

The Carlsbad "Cole Library" with the North County Genealogical Society is another useful resource in this area.