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Behind-the-Scenes of General Conference Preparation

The Conference Center has 21,000 seats; they will be filled five times between the 4th and 5th of October 2014 for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ semiannual general conference. More than 100,000 people will experience the worldwide conference from inside the Conference Center — many for the very first time.

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Creating a beautiful and inviting setting for the conference is important. Church Floral Services begins working on the plan for the next conference soon after the last general conference has ended.

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Approximately 13,000 hours are worked by 135 Church Food Service employees and volunteers. They prepare 12,000 meals and provide 8,400 bottles of water for the many who help facilitate the meetings.

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