By WashingtonDC Visitors Center
'Joseph Smith's Favorite Music' at Washington DC Visitors' Center
WASHINGTON, DC -- On behalf of The Washington, DC Temple Visitors' Center, I invite you
to an evening of inspiring music and testimony with Brother Todd
Thatcher and the Nauvoo Legionnaires, entitled "Joseph Smith's
Favorite Music" on Saturday, September 8, 2001 at 7:00 pm at the
Washington, DC Temple Visitors' Center. The event is free and open to
The evening is devoted to the early music of The Church of Jesus
Christ of Latter-day Saints, including songs from the Kirtland, Far
West, and Nauvoo periods. It is part of a two-day celebration of
Joseph Smith, the founder and first president of The Church of Jesus
Christ of Latter-day Saints. The following evening, Sunday, September
9th, features a fireside with Senator Bob Bennett, entitled "The
Divine Mission of The Prophet Joseph Smith", for which you should
have received an Evite already. This weekend coincides with the 160th
anniversary of the legendary relief party sent from Kirtland, Ohio to
Far West, Missouri led by Joseph Smith and known as "Zion's Camp".
Todd Thatcher and the Nauvoo Legionnaires are a perennial favorite at
the Washington, DC Temple Visitors' Center and around the Washington,
DC area. All are members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day
Saints who are devoted to preserving the pioneers' legacy of music
and of faith.
We hope you and your family will attend and will bring your family,
friends, and co-workers with you. As seating is limited and can not
be guaranteed, please arrive early.
"Joseph Smith's Favorite Music"
with Todd Thatcher &the Nauvoo Legionnaires
Sat., Sept. 8, 2001, 7:00 p.m.
The Washington, DC Temple Visitors' Center
9900 Stoneybrook Drive, Kensington, MD
"Joseph Smith's Favorite Music" at Washington DC Visitors' Center
Washington DC Visitors' Center Press Release 31Aug01 A1