Central Point Oregon 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.

Serving the communities in the northern part of Jackson County, Oregon - Central Point, Gold Hill, White City, Eagle Point, Jacksonville...and Beyond!

Center Contacts and Hours

Location and Map:

Address: 2305 Taylor Rd., west of Central Point, Oregon, at Grant Rd.

  • We are located on the east side of the Central Point Oregon Stake Center, which is next to the Medford Oregon Temple.
  • Location on Map

Phone: 541-664-5356

E-mail: cporfhc@groups.facebook.com

Open Hours:
Tuesday: 9-4, 6:30-9
Wednesday: 6:30-9
Thursday: 12-4
1st and 3rd Saturdays: 10-2, Class 2-3 on 3rd Saturday

Holiday Schedule:

The CPOR FamilySearch Center will be closed the same dates the Medford Temple is closed in 2013.
Jan.1; Feb.27-28; Mar.1-9; Apr.6; July 4; Aug.26- Sept.7; Oct.5; Nov.27-28; Dec.24-25; Dec.31

Calendar and Events •

Upcoming Events • May 10, 2014 Discover Your Roots Fair

A free, all-day family history fair will be celebrated at the Central Point Stake Center (2305 Taylor Road) on Saturday, May 10, 2014. Videos will be shown of the classes presented at the recent RootsTech conference in Salt Lake, and attendees can pick and choose among the 6 videos shown in each of 5 separate rooms, for Youth, Leaders, Beginners, Advanced, and Specialties. Festivities begin at 9:00 with a keynote speaker; lunch break is at 12:30, and classes end at 4:30. Contact Sharon Huntwork (HuntRohr@gmail.com) or Tiffany Dunn (CTDunn32@yahoo.com) for more information or to register.

Class Schedule • 3rd Saturdays, 2-3pm

Saturday, March 15, 2014 - class on topic of interest.

Staff Training Meetings •

Center Resources


  • Family History Library Catalog: The films and fiche which are available through the Family History Library Catalog can be loaned to this Family History Center, where they can be viewed during the period of the loan. Use Online Film Ordering to select materials and pay for the processing costs.

Databases and Software

Hardware and Equipment

  • Computers with internet access, and printer
  • microfilm and microfiche readers
  • wifi access in the Center

Center Services

Staff members are always on hand during the hours that the center is open, eager to assist visitors use the resources and tools available to discover their roots and further their appreciation of family history.

Resources in the Local Area

  • Medford Oregon FamilySearch Center
  • Address: 2900 Juanipero, Medford OR 97501
  • Phone: 541-773-3363
  • Other libraries in the Rogue Valley for genealogy research -
  • Jackson County Library Services and Rogue Valley Genealogical Society



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Volunteer at the Center

Inquire at the Center. Thank you.