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Hayden Lake Idaho Family History Center

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

Hayden Lake FHC will be closed temporarily until further notice. We love serving our patrons and look forward to doing so again. We will be presenting our Tuesday evening class via Zoom, an online meeting site. We will post the link when we create a class event on Facebook. Thank you for your support!

Location Map:

Location Map

Virtual "Curbside" Consulting

In this time of social distancing, we want to continue to provide meaningful service to our patrons. Staff will do look-ups bi-weekly for those records that are only available at the Family History Center.

To use this service, please fill out the request form below including your name, email and phone number. Once your request is received a Staff Consultant will contact you with information "delivery" options.

We thank you for your patience during this time and hope to see you soon!

Request Form Link (


  • 2293 W Hanley Ave, Coeur D'Alene, Idaho 83814 United States
  • Entrance is at west end of the building.


  • 1-208-765-0150



In the event of extreme winter weather: If the schools close because of bad weather, the FHC will also close: It is a good idea to call before you come to the Center during these times, to be sure we are open.

Calendar and Events


These classes will only be via Zoom meetings, click the link shortly before class to join. (If it is your first time, click the link 15 minutes before class to download Zoom to your computer or device)

Sep 8th - Online Newspaper Research - Pam Duce Learn how to access resources and helpful search strategies.

Sep 15th - Using Google Earth to Create a Family History Story - Tammy Lively Learn how to make the world your own family history map that you can share with others.

Sep 22nd - Cemeteries: The Golden Jewel of Family History - Mary Howard Cemeteries provide a wealth of information and also a way to remember and honor.

Sep 29th - Daughter of the Utah Pioneers - Julia Aho Julia Aho will show us how we can join with others to learn the history and heritage of the early pioneers. 

Click Here to View Recorded Classes

Family History Discovery Day, Saturday, October 24, 2020

Mark your calendars for the 2020 Family History Discovery Day!  We will have classes for all skill levels.  Lunch will be provided.  Check back for details.  If you would like to be emailed updates, message us on Facebook or email us your name and email address to be added to our contact list.

Staff Training Meetings

New Staff Trainings will be announced in January.

Center Resources


Resource books, genealogical periodicals, and more.

Databases and Software

Hardware and Equipment

  • 14 online computers
  • 2 microfilm readers
  • 1 microfiche reader
  • 1 microfilm/fiche scanner printer
  • Lexmark scanner/printer

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

We have staff that specialize in Daughters of the American Revolution, Swedish, German, and Early American research.

Resources in the Local Area

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Volunteer at the Center

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