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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 Orem Utah Geneva Heights Family History Center is sponsored and supported by the Aspen, Timpview, and Geneva Heights LDS Stakes.  Housed in the Geneva Heights Stake Center building, we have a central faciity and two dedicated classrooms providing thirteen computers, each equipped with dual monitors and complete Internet access to premium sites through the Family History Portal.  Each of our classrooms has Internet connectivity and projection screens.  Patrons can either sign in with our computers or connect their own laptops to our Internet services.  Wireless Internet is also available.    All FHC computers are equipped with the latest versions of personal management software, including Ancestral Quest, Legacy, and RootsMagic.


Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  1. 546 North 500 West, Orem, UT 84057
  2. The Center is located in the southwest corner of the Orem Geneva Heights Stake Center and has ADA-compatible access.
  3. See map to get to the Geneva Heights Family History Center

Phone: (801) 222-0201

E-mail:  ut_oremgenevaheights@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

Monday:  9:00AM - 3:00PM

Tuesday - Thursday:  9:00AM - 9:00PM

Friday:  9:00AM - 3:00PM; 6:00PM - 9:00PM

Saturday:  9:00AM - Noon

Holiday Schedule:  We are closed on all recognized State and Federal Holidays.

Calendar and Events

Holiday Schedule:

The Center will be closed for the Christmas Holiday beginning Thursday,
December 22, 2011 and will re-open on Monday, January 2, 2012

Class Schedule:

2nd Sunday @ 7:00PM:  Ancestral Quest

4th Sunday @ 7:00PM:  RootsMagic

Staff Training Meetings:

3rd Sunday of each month (except August and December) @ 7:00PM.  All are invited, whether staff or not.

Center Resources


  • Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
  • The Center has approximately 450 films on permanent loan.
  • Several books, including those on early Utah pioneers, Nauvoo baptisms, and research guidelines are available.

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

  • The Center has 13 computers, each with Internet access and dual monitors.  In addition, we have two microfilm readers and two fiche readers.

Director Contact Information: 

If you have special needs, wish to schedule group visits or classes, or cannot visit us during our regular hours, you may contact our director to make special appointments:

Bud Wood

(801) 372-1804



Utah Genealogical Association


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Volunteer at the Center

Whether LDS Church member or not, we are always looking for qualified volunteers to staff our Center.  Shifts are three hours in length:

  • 9:00AM - Noon
  • Noon - 3:00PM
  • 3:00PM - 6:00PM
  • 6:00PM - 9:00PM

If you are interested in serving with us, please contact our director either by phone or email as listed above. ----

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