A calendar of LDS-themed events from around the United States and Canada.
Oakland: Mormon Night, Oakland A's vs. Toronto Blue Jays, Aug. 20, pre-game tailgate, 4:30 p.m.; game, 6:05 p.m., Oakland Coliseum, 7000 Coliseum Way, Oakland (see alumni.byu.edu/oaklandAs2011 for ticket information)
Orange County Single Adults (31 and up): Conference, Elder Shayne Bowen, Brad Wilcox, Alisa Goodwin Snell, Craig Jessop, Marvin Goldstein, Vanessa Joy, Aug 4-7 (see ocbcconference.com for registration and schedule)
Los Angeles Temple Visitors' Center: David Blasucci and friends — A Summer Evening of Music, Aug. 6, 7 p.m.; "The Gospel Restored Through the Prophet Joseph Smith" by the Centinela 2nd Ward., Aug. 19, 7 p.m.; Mike Ramsdell, author of "A Train to Potevka," Aug. 27, 7 p.m.
Hawaii YSA and single adults: Regional YSA/SA conference, Aug. 18-21, Laie (early registration $25 by Aug. 8; see www.koolauloacalendar.org/register.html for registration, cost and schedules)
Historic Chesterfield: Concert, Vince & Mindi, Aug. 20, 7 p.m., Amusement Hall at the Historic Townsite
Nauvoo: Sunday Sociables, Sundays, Historic Nauvoo Visitors' Center (see www.historicnauvoo.net)
Synthesis: Concerts, Aug. 8, 9, 10, 12, 13, 7:30 p.m., Nauvoo Outdoor Stage (see pam.byu.edu)
Nauvoo area YSAs: YSA Conference, Sept. 16-18, Historic Nauvoo (for registration information, schedule and cost, go to nauvooysaconference2011.eventbrite.com)
Washington, D.C., Temple Visitors' Center: Humanitarian Exhibit, "Love Thy Neighbor," through October, open daily 10 a.m.- 9 p.m.; Night of Music and Inspiration, Aug 9, 7:30 p.m.; Why I Believe: Elder Stephen and Sister Laurie Sowby, Aug. 21, 7 p.m.
Sandstone Stake: Family History Jamboree, Sept. 24, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., 221 S. Lorenzi, Las Vegas (register at fhcopenhouse.org)
Las Vegas institute: Open house for all young adults, Aug. 24, 7-8:30 p.m., 1095 University Road, Las Vegas
Screening: "Joseph Smith: Plates of Gold," Aug. 20, 1 p.m., Cameo Art House Theatre, 225 Hay St., Fayetteville; Aug. 22, 7 p.m., Goldsboro Premiere Theatre 12, 105 Tenth Place, Goldsboro; Aug. 23, 7 p.m., Galaxy Cinema, 770 Cary Towne Blvd., Cary; Aug. 24, 7 p.m., Carousel Cinemas, 1305 Battleground Ave., Greensboro; Aug. 27, 7 p.m., Neighborhood Theatre, 511 E. 36th St., Charlotte
Tualatin: Tualatin Family History Genealogy Fair, "Do You Know Who You Really Are?" Aug. 6, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Tualatin Oregon Stake Center (Registration and class information at tufamilyhistorycenter.yolasite.com)
South Carolina YSA: Hawaiian Luau dinner and dance, Aug. 12, 7 p.m., Greenville Stake Center, 1301 Boiling Springs Road, Greer (for information contact Tyler Hansen at firstname.lastname@example.org)
Austin: Austin Institute of Religion reunion for 1970-71 alumni, Aug. 20, 10 a.m.-10 p.m., Austin Institute of Religion, 2020 San Antonio Street, Austin (for information, contact Houston Hill at email@example.com)
Killeen single adults (31 and up): Single adult potluck dinner and movie night, Aug. 13, 7 p.m., institute room; fireside, Kristin Planinz, Aug. 21, Killeen High Council Room
Killeen YSA (18-30): Stake service project and pizza, Aug. 13, 3 p.m., institute room; fireside, Sheryl Olson, Aug. 21, 7 p.m., institute room; temple baptism session, Aug. 26, San Antonio Temple
Screening: "Joseph Smith: Plates of Gold," Aug. 6, 10 a.m., Rave Motion Pictures Centreville 12, 6201 Multiplex Drive, Centreville; Aug. 8-9, 7:30 p.m., Rave Fairfax Corner 14, 11900 Palace Way, Fairfax; Aug. 13, 10 a.m.; Marquee Cinemas Southpoint 9; 5800 Southpoint Blvd., Fredericksburg; Aug. 15, 7 p.m., RC State Cinema 3, 12 West Nelson St., Lexington; Aug. 16, 7 p.m., Lyric Theatre, 135 College Ave., Blacksburg; Aug. 17, 7 p.m., Bow Tie Movieland at Boulevard Square; 1301 North Blvd., Richmond; Aug. 18, 8 p.m., Naro Cinema, 1507 Colley Ave., Norfolk
All listed times are local time unless otherwise noted.
The Mormon Times calendar for events in the United States and Canada are published on Saturdays. To submit an event, please e-mail it to firstname.lastname@example.org and include a contact name and phone number. Events are due noon Wednesday for Saturday's calendar.