LDS Events Calendar

by | Jul. 17, 2013

LDS Life

Utah Pioneer Days

July 22-24, West Jordan, Utah

This wonderful celebration of the lives of the pioneers will span three whole days filled with pageants, concerts, games, Dutch oven cook-offs, fireworks and more! Don't miss out on the youth pageant that was written by Merrill Osmond. It's sure to features some wonderful, young talent and honor all the pioneers who helped settle the Salt Lake Valley. This event is also meant to raise hearing-health awareness and benefit local deaf children in the community with the gift of better hearing.

Nauvoo Pageant - “A Tribute to Joseph Smith”

July 9–August 3, Tuesdays through Saturdays, beginning at 8:30 p.m., Nauvoo, Illinois

Narrated by Parley P. Pratt, the pageant emphasizes the prophetic mission of Joseph Smith and honors the sacrifice, faith and courage of the Saints who gave their all to build a city and a temple to their God.

Pioneer Day Concert to Feature Lindsey Stirling & Nathan Pacheco

July 19-20, 8:00 p.m., Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah

Up-and-coming Latter-day Saint artists Lindsey Stirling and Nathan Pacheco will be the featured performers with the Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square at this year’s Pioneer Day concert on Friday and Saturday, 19 and 20 July, at 8:00 p.m. in the Conference Center.

American Originals: Norman Rockwell and Scouting

July 19, 7:00 p.m., Church History Museum, Salt Lake City, Utah

Celebrate the opening of two new exhibitions at the Church History Museum.  These exhibits commemorate the 100-year anniversary of the partnership between the Boy Scouts of America and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The Church History Museum and the National Scouting Museum in Irving, Texas, have collaborated to bring to Salt Lake City twenty-three works of art by world-famous artist and long-time Boy Scouts of America illustrator Norman Rockwell.

Men and Women of Faith Lecture - “Amy Brown Lyman's Mission in Europe”

Aug. 8, 7:00 p.m., Assembly Hall, Salt Lake City, Utah

Accompanying her mission president husband to Europe in 1936, Amy Brown Lyman, then serving as a counselor in the general Relief Society presidency, faced the challenge of adapting programs developed in the Mormon heartland to conditions in the international Church.

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