Grand Forks North Dakota Family History Center

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


Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map: Location Map

Address: 2814 Cherry St Grand Forks, ND 58201-7456

Phone: 701-746-6126

E-mail: ND_GrandForks@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Wednesdays: 6:00pm to 8:30pm
  • Fridays: 10:00am to 2:00pm
  • Saturdays: 10:00am to 2:00pm

Holiday Schedule:

Closed 1st weekend in Apr/Oct for General Conference. Closed Christmas and New Years Day weeks.

  • We occasionally close unexpectedly because of inclement weather or illness. Please call for information about unexpected alterations to our normal operation hours. (218-207-8375)

Calendar and Events

  • Stake Family Discovery Day & Family History Fair Saturday April 16th, from 8:00 am to 5:00pm. Free. Please refer to website for details: Grand Forks FHC Weebly

Class Schedule

Event listings and schedule of classes on website noted above

Staff Training

Meetings: monthly

Center Resources

Collections

  • Patrons' Microfiche Collection -- a collection of fiche ordered by our patrons, assorted titles. Contain family histories, vital records, and other types of information.
  • Indefinite Film Collection -- a collection of films on a variety of subjects, to include vital records, county records, court records, etc.
  • Book Collection: --

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

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

Resources in the Local Area

Links

  • FamilySearch Research Wiki: What It Can Do For You!: A comprehensive video presentation explaining the Wiki, navigating it, and some especially useful pages. Case studies demonstrate using the Wiki for genealogical research. Editing and adding articles to the Wiki are covered.

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Volunteer at the Center