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== [[Image:Wilmette fhc.jpg|left|600x106px|Wilmette FHC]]About the Center ==
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The Wilmette Family History Center, located just north of Chicago at 2727 Lake Avenue in Wilmette, Illinois, houses a large indefinite loan microfilm collection that includes many Chicago resources including vital records, city directories, and Catholic parish records. The collection is also strong in German, Swedish, and Polish records. [http://www.wilmettefhc.org/WilmetteFilms.pdf Wilmette FHC Film/Fiche Holdings List]  
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The center is open Tuesday 10 am to 3 pm and 6:30 pm to 9 pm; Wednesday 6:30 pm to 9 pm; Thursday 10 am to 3 pm, and Saturday, 9 am - 1 pm. <br>
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During 2011, we'll be closed on the following days:
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Sat, April 2<br>Sat, May 28<br>Sat, July 2<br>August: Open Tue and Sat ONLY<br>Sat, Sep 3<br>Sat, October 1<br>November 24-26<br>December 24 - January 2<br>
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If you have questions about the center, please call (847) 251-9818 during open hours or email il_wilmette@ldsmail.net
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== Director's Notes  ==
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'''Online Film Ordering'''<br>I've just received the following note from Salt Lake: "We are pleased to announce that Online Film Ordering will be introduced to the United States in 2011." I'll keep you posted as I hear more, but in the meantime, online ordering will require a FamilySearch account and the email suggests visiting beta.familysearch.org to register now.
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Revision as of 23:29, 7 June 2011

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


Wilmette FHC
About the Center

The Wilmette Family History Center, located just north of Chicago at 2727 Lake Avenue in Wilmette, Illinois, houses a large indefinite loan microfilm collection that includes many Chicago resources including vital records, city directories, and Catholic parish records. The collection is also strong in German, Swedish, and Polish records. Wilmette FHC Film/Fiche Holdings List

The center is open Tuesday 10 am to 3 pm and 6:30 pm to 9 pm; Wednesday 6:30 pm to 9 pm; Thursday 10 am to 3 pm, and Saturday, 9 am - 1 pm.

During 2011, we'll be closed on the following days:

Sat, April 2
Sat, May 28
Sat, July 2
August: Open Tue and Sat ONLY
Sat, Sep 3
Sat, October 1
November 24-26
December 24 - January 2

If you have questions about the center, please call (847) 251-9818 during open hours or email il_wilmette@ldsmail.net

Director's Notes

Online Film Ordering
I've just received the following note from Salt Lake: "We are pleased to announce that Online Film Ordering will be introduced to the United States in 2011." I'll keep you posted as I hear more, but in the meantime, online ordering will require a FamilySearch account and the email suggests visiting beta.familysearch.org to register now.