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Revision as of 13:30, 21 June 2013

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:

  • Address: 3000 Dale Boulevard, Dale City, Virginia 22193
  • The entrance to the church parking lot is located on Ashdale Ave.  The entrance to the Family History Center is along the long driveway leading to the parking lot.  This door has an open/closed sign on it.  When the center is open, ring the doorbell located in the upper right corner of the doorway.  A staff member will come and let you into the building.

Phone: (703) 670-5977 

E-mail: woodbridgefhc@gmail.com

Open Hours:

  • Tuesdays: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM; 7:00 PM-9:00 PM
  • Wednesdays: 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM; 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • First Saturday of each month:  9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Third Sunday of each month:  7:00 PM-9:00 PM

Holiday Closings  The week of Thanksgiving.  The week of Christmas.  The week of New Year's Day.

Whenever Prince William County Schools are closed for the entire day due to weather, the FHC will also be closed for the entire day.

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Classes offered the Third Sunday of each month 6:00 PM-7:00PM

  • July 21 2013  Computer-based Research Part 1  
  • <uAug 18 2013 Computer-based Research Part 2  An overview of some of the many Family History resources available on computer
  • Sep 15  Swedish Research
  • Oct 20 British Research


Center Resources:

Collections

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. Databases include Ancestry.com, Fold3.com, newspaperarchives.com and others.

Hardware and Equipment

  • We have four computers with internet access for patron use.  In addition we have a microfilm/microfiche scanner that creates digital images that can then be printed or saved to a thumb drive or CD.


Center Services

Our staff is ready and willing to provide personal one on one assistance to help you with your family research.