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- 480 North Walkup Ave. Crystal Lake, Illinois 60014
- Please come and see our new FHC location (enter using the NE door facing Walkup Rd.) Ring buzzer.
ATTENTION: FHC WILL BE CLOSED Saturday, February 1st .
- Due to severe temperatures and wind chill, the Family History Center will be CLOSED all day and evening on Saturday.
A general rule of thumb: If the local schools are closed due to extreme weather conditions, the Crystal Lake Family History Center will also be closed. Thank you.
- Tues 10am-4pm
- Wed 10am - 1pm
- Fri 10am-1pm
- Tuesday 7pm - 9:30pm
- Wednesday 7pm - 9:30pm
- Thursday 7pm-9:30pm
- Sat 11am-3pm
Closed on Sundays and Mondays
Phone at FHC: 815-459-7475
FREE CLASSES AT THE FHC:
If you would be interested in attending a class at the FHC, please let us know of your interest and the subject you would like to see discussed by emailing us at email@example.com
We'll see if we have a class that matches your interests. (Thank you)
Class Schedule -
Collections and Ordering Microfilm
Databases and Software
- FHC Portal (Premium websites you can use for FREE at an FHC only)
- 19th Century British Library Newspaper Digital Archive
- Access NewspaperArchive.com
- Alexander Street Press – The American Civil War
- Ancestry.com (The Library Edition)
- Find My Past
- Fold3 (the old Footnote.com)
- The Genealogist
- Godfrey Memorial Library
- Heritage Quest Online
- Historic Map Works Library Edition
- Legacy Stories
- Paper Trail
Additional databases available for free at our Center
Hardware and Equipment
- 6 networked computer workstations with printer access
- 5 microfilm readers
- 1 microfiche reader
- Paper copier
- Flatbed scanner
- Digital camera to capture microfilm frames (Bring your own flashdrive to save images you find)
- Headsets to listen to webinars and FamilySearch online classes
- Some recorded webinars available on CD for your viewing
Staff Research Specialties
Resources in the Local Area
Volunteer at the Center
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