Midvale Union Fort
 Multi-Stake Family History Center
540 East 7155 South in Midvale
 (just north of fire station) Please use north door 
Phone: (801) 569-1621  Map
     


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What does the Midvale Union Fort, Multi-Stake Family History Center have to offer?


We are a Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Family History Center.

Open: Monday 9 to 5
Tuesdays - Fridays 9 to 9
Saturdays 9 to 5

We're  ready to sign you up for that class you have been wanting to grab!
If you did not get a schedule, CLICK HERE for FALL 2019 to see or print out.
or to
Register for a Class CLICK HERE



Training -- We offer classes every month in a variety of subjects including FamilyTree, Research, Internet Research, Computers and using the new record management programs from beginning to advanced features. Come see how the new record management programs connect with FamilyTree and assist in your research and temple coordination. Call the center at (801) 569-1621 to register for classes.


Twice a year we offer a course on Research Tactics.  This 10 week course is for the serious minded researcher. It is not a crash course for beginners, but comprehensive instruction for those desiring a solid foundation in Family History.

CONSULTANT PLANNER: For Ward and Stake Family History Consultants. When the Lord gives us a commandment, He provides a way. Learn Church instructions for taking FamilySearch/Family Tree into the wards and homes. Get excited and have fun with the calling. (2 weeks) 

   November 7 and 14 – Thu, 7-8:30pm – T Witbeck 

RESEARCH TACTICS: A rigorous 10-week course teaching how to lay a foundation for a family history project. It includes organization, census, vital records, land, probate, military and immigration. Experience using a computer and Family Search are required. 2½ hours weekly. For answers to questions, call Florie Fullmer at (801) 943-1336 

TEMPLE AND FH LEADERSHIP CLASS: If you have leadership responsibilities in your Ward or Stake that requires you to attend Ward or Stake Council meetings, this is a presentation for you. We will explore recent changes in how Temple and Family History is handled in our Wards and Stakes. This can help you better understand your responsibilities in preaching the gospel on “both sides of the veil.” 

Come join us in our new state of the art classroom with 16 computer stations and a smart board for enhancing your learning experience.  


Tools:

ü  We have more than 30 computers in 3 rooms linked to the Internet and loaded with Family History Programs; Main room, Classroom and Training Room

ü  FHC Portal: provides several subscription services free at the FHC, including: Ancestry Institution version; newspaper archives; Fold3; Well worth the time to check it out!

ü  Individual help is available from our trained staff; specialized help is available on an appointment basis

ü  Scanners and help to scan your pictures to add to FamilyTree

ü  One on one help with FamilyTree: Problems, Research, Photos and Stories

ü  Indexing help and classes; use one of our computers to do indexing of the records from the vault

ü  Books and Maps

ü  We also have Film and Fiche Readers. Films and Fiche on Early LDS Records and many English Records. 

We recommend that members use the Ward Family History Consultants in their ward to help get the things in their homes collected and organized. 

We are in need of additional staff at our Family History Center. If you are comfortable with a computer and available to volunteer for 3 hours per week, we would love to have you, and happy to help you learn additional skills.
 Please contact: Alice Neff: (801) 255-1617.