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'''Holiday Schedule Closings'''
  
Feb 20-22  Maintenance
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Sept 30 General Conference
  
Apr 1 General Conference
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Nov 20-27 Thanksgiving
  
Apr 15-24 Easter Break
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Dec 18- Jan 1 Christmas break
 
 
May 27 Memorial Day Weekend
 
 
 
Jul 1-10 Summer Break
 
 
 
Sept 2 Labor Day Weekend
 
 
 
Oct  7 General Conference
 
  
 
*Closed due to Henrico County weather related closings
 
*Closed due to Henrico County weather related closings
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=== Center Services  ===
 
=== Center Services  ===
  
==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
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''(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the [[Bountiful Utah Heights Family History Center|Bountiful]] and [[Chattanooga Tennessee Family History Center|Chattanooga]] FHC pages for examples.)''
 
  
 
=== Resources in the Local Area  ===
 
=== Resources in the Local Area  ===
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[http://www.lva.virginia.gov/ Virginia State Archives]
 
[http://www.lva.virginia.gov/ Virginia State Archives]
 
[http://www.vahistorical.org/ Virginia Historical Society]
 
[http://www.vahistorical.org/ Virginia Historical Society]
[http://griva.org/ GRIVA]
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[http://griva.org/ GRIVA] http://www.lva.virginia.gov
  
 
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Revision as of 22:55, 22 September 2017

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



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Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map: Location Map

Address: 5600 Monument Ave Henrico VA 23226

  • Located in rear of building near the parking lot. Ring bell if locked.

Language: English

Phone: 804-288-8134

E-mail: VA_Richmond@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday: 9:30am-2:00pm
  • Wednesday: 9:30am-2:00pm and 7:00pm-9:00pm
  • Thursday: 9:30am-2:00pm and 7:00pm-9:00pm
  • Saturday: 9:30am-2:00pm

Holiday Schedule Closings

Sept 30 General Conference

Nov 20-27 Thanksgiving

Dec 18- Jan 1 Christmas break

  • Closed due to Henrico County weather related closings

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings

Center Resources

Collections

  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
  • 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: -- Many volumes on Virginia counties and numerous other books by state and country, immigration, military, surname histories, maps and dictionaries. Microfilm/fiche collection includes VA birth, death, marriage, census, plus miscellaneous records by county; other films/fiche for various states and countries.

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

  • 8 computers, 1 printer/copier, 1 reader-printer, 1 image digitizer/scanner, 12 film and fiche readers.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

Resources in the Local Area

Virginia State Archives Virginia Historical Society GRIVA http://www.lva.virginia.gov

Links

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Volunteer at the Center

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