Turlock California 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.

The Turlock Family History Center is open to the public Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 10 am to 2 pm, and evenings 6:30 to 9pm, and Saturdays by appointment.  The center has experienced staff, 10 computers, microfilm readers and many research books to help you search for your ancestors.  We recomend that for groups over six and Saturdays that you call for an appointment 209 648 2354 or 209 277-0498.

Location Map:


  • 4300 Geer Rd Turlock CA 95382 United States
  • The Center is located in the back of the north building.
  • Our entrance is across from the pavilion.
  • Language:English


  • 1-209-632-9640


  • CA_Turlock@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday:10:00am-1:00pm and 6:30pm-9:00pm
  • Wednesday:10:00am-1:00pm and 6:30pm-9:00pm
  • Thursday:10:00am-1:00pm and 6:30pm-9:00pm
  • Saturdays: by appointment
  • Sundays: 2:30 to 5pm

Holiday Schedule: Closed on the following Holidays

First Sunday in April and October


Mother's Day

Father's Day

First two weeks of July

Thanksgiving Week

Last two weeks of December

New Years Day

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule: For groups of six or more, please call for an appointment. Diane Westmoreland 209 648 2354

Staff & HPG Leader Training Meetings:  Third Saturday of the month at 10 am

Center Resources


We have twelve computers for your use and two copy machines.

We have a scanner that can scan photos directly to your FamilySearch account.

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

England, Denmark, Portuguese, Spanish, American

Resources in the Local Area

Our Library has a large selection of books on the Central Valley Area as well as many states and family books.


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Volunteer at the Center

Please call Diane Westmoreland if you are interested in volunteering at our center, 209 648 2354