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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.

Okeechobee Family History Center is a fun, and exciting place to be. We have reopened back up to not only the members of the church, but also to the community of Okeechobee as well. So come on over to see us.


Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map:


  • 310 SW 6th Street Okeechobee, FL 34974 United States
  • Language:English


  • 1-863-763-6510


  • FL_okeechobee@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday: 2pm - 5pm
  • Wednesday: 4pm - 8pm
  • Thursday:' 2pm - 5pm
  • Saturday: 9am - 2pm

Holiday Schedule:

  • Closed one week at Thanksgiving
  • Closed two weeks at Christmas

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

  • Family History Training Sundays during Sunday School

Staff Training Meetings

  • 1st Saturday of Each Month at 3pm

Center Resources


  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
  • We have a small (Growing) collection of books on dealing with Family History.

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.
  • 19th Century British Library Newspaper Digital Archive
  • Access Newspaper Archive
  • Alexander Street Press - The American Civil War
  • Ancestry.com
  • ArkivDigital Online
  • Find My Past
  • Fold3.com (former footnote.com)
  • The Genealogist
  • Godfrey Memorial Library
  • Heritage Quest Online
  • Historic Map Works Library Edition
  • Paper Trail
  • World Vital Records

Hardware and Equipment

  • 3 Internet-connected computers
  • 2 Microfilm readers
  • 1 Microfiche reader
  • A digital microfilm and fiche printer
  • A collection of microfiche

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

Resources in the Local Area


Volunteer at the Center


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