Mena Arkansas 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.


Center Contacts and Hours[edit | edit source]

Location Map:

Address:

  • 4590 Hwy 88E, Mena, AR.71953-4509  United States
  • This is not a mailing address. Due to limited staff, this Family History Center is unable to respond to mail inquiries.

Language: English

Phone:

  • 1 479-394-4380

E-mail:

  • AR_Mena@familyhistorymail.org

FHC Director:

  • Sandra Lee Alford - 1 918-635-2839

Open Hours:

  • Wednesday Evenings 6pm - 8pm

Holiday Schedule:

  • If the Fourth of July falls on a Wednesday, then we are closed.
  • Closed the week of Thanksgiving.
  • Closed the last two weeks of December .
  • Closed during Spring Break.
  • Closed due to circumstances beyond our control.Call before coming.

Center Resources

  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center may have a variety of microfilms and fiche available from the FamilySearch Catalog.
  • Two microfilm and microfiche readers.
  • Family History Center Portal This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center for premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions, i.e. Ancestry.com.


Equipment[edit | edit source]

  • Two computers are available for use with printers
  • Printing available at ten cents per copy
  • Two microfilm/microfiche readers

Links[edit | edit source]

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