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Rededication Dates of Laie Hawaii Temple Announced

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced open house and dedication dates for the recently renovated Laie Hawaii Temple.

The public will be invited to visit the temple during an open house that will run from Friday, 22 October 2010, until Saturday, 13 November 2010, excluding Sundays. The temple will be formally dedicated on Sunday, 21 November 2010. A total of three dedicatory sessions will be held.

In conjunction with the rededication of the temple, there will also be a cultural celebration featuring music and dance on Saturday, 20 November 2010.

The Laie Hawaii Temple was originally dedicated 27 November 1919 by then President Heber J. Grant. It was the fifth operating temple in the world and the first completed outside the state of Utah. The temple serves Church members living in Hawaii and the Marshall Islands.

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