Grand Junction Colorado 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[edit | edit source]

Location Map:

Address:

  • 2881 Orchard Ave Grand Junction Colorado 81501 United States
  • Language:English

Phone:

  • 1-970-243-2782

E-mail:

  • CO_GrandJunction@familyhistorymail.org

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday:10:00am-4:00pm
  • Wednesday:10:00am-7:00pm
  • Thursday:10:00am-4:00pm
  • Saturday:1:00pm-4:00pm

Holiday Schedule:

All major Holidays: The Center will be closed


Calendar and Events[edit | edit source]

Upcoming Events [edit | edit source]

Grand Junction Area Family History Fair
The 2018 Family History fair is planned for April 28, 2018 from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Grand Junction Colorado Stake Center, 2881 Orchard Avenue, Grand Junction, Colorado  81501. Register by going to www.lds.org/familyhistoryday.  Click on "Click Here to Attend" and search for Grand Junction Colorado.  Just follow the directions from there.  Information will be sent out with details of the Fair.
We will have 25 classes, some of them recorded and made available from Roots Tech 2018.  Lunch is available for $5.00.  A printed syllabus will also be available for $5.00. 

Class Schedule[edit | edit source]

Staff Training Meetings[edit | edit source]

Center Resources[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

Databases and Software[edit | edit source]

  • Family History Center 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. (Not all FHCs have access to this portal.)

Hardware and Equipment[edit | edit source]

  • 7 computers,3 microfilm readers, printers, and scanners

Center Services[edit | edit source]

Staff Research Specialties[edit | edit source]

Resources in the Local Area[edit | edit source]

Links[edit | edit source]

  • 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.


Volunteer at the Center[edit | edit source]