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Santa Rosa California Family History Center

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Center Contacts and Hours[edit | edit source]

Location Map:


  • 1725 Peterson Lane, Santa Rosa, California, 95403-2304 United States
  • Entrance and parking are on the south side of the building.
  • Language:
    • English on all days open
    • Spanish help on Saturday
    • German help on Saturday


  • 1-707-525-0399



Open Hours:

  • Tuesday: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Wednesday: 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Thursday: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Saturday: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Holiday Schedule:

Closed 1st Saturday in April and October: Memorial Day Weekend: Week of 4th of July: Labor Day Weekend: December 18th for Christmas holiday to January 2rd.

Calendar and Events[edit | edit source]

Upcoming Events:[edit | edit source]

Special Interest Groups:[edit | edit source]

  • Santa Rosa Junior College Genealogy classes ~ Located at the Family History Center 1725 Peterson Lane Santa Rosa, CA.
        Tuesday 1-2:30 Beginning, 2:45-4:15 TOOLS for Genealogy Jan - May 2019   
        Wednesday, 1-2:30 Advanced, 2:45-4:15 Brick Walls  Jan - May 2019
  • Sonoma County Genealogy Society Groups ~ Located at the Family History Center 1725 Peterson Lane Santa Rosa, CA.
    • 1st Tue 10-12 Family History Writer's Group
    • 2nd Tue 9:30-12 SCGS Board Meeting (any member welcome)
    • 3rd Tue 10-12 Chat and Share Group
    • 3rd Tue 1-2:30 DNA Group
    • 4th Tue 1-12 Genealogy Evidence, Documentation, and Writing Group
    • 3rd Sat 10-12 German Interest Group
    • 3rd Sat 10-12 Mexican Interest Group
    • 3rd Saturdays, Training Presentations, 12-3 Santa Rosa Finley Center, 2060 W. College Ave, Cypress Room

Staff Training Meetings: 3rd Thursday of month, 7pm in Primary Room[edit | edit source]

Center Resources[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

Databases and Software[edit | edit source]

  • 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[edit | edit source]

  • The Center has 10 Computers, 3 printers, 3 Microfilm Readers, 1 Microfilm/Microfiche Scanner, and 1 microfiche reader.

Center Services[edit | edit source]

Staff Research Specialties[edit | edit source]

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Volunteer at the Center[edit | edit source]

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