A calendar of LDS-themed events from around the United States and Canada.
CES Fireside: Broadcast, Elder Dallin H. Oaks of the Quorum of the Twelve, Sept. 11, 6 p.m. MDT (see institute.lds.org)
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)
Genesis group: Barbecue, Aug. 20, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Marina Park, San Leandro
Los Angeles Temple Visitors' Center: Mike Ramsdell, author of "A Train to Potevka," Aug. 27, 7 p.m.
Temple Hill: "God's Plan for His Family," opened Aug. 6, Oakland Temple Visitors' Center; dance auditions (ages 14 and up) for "Behold the Gift: Celebrating the Life of Christ through Dance," Aug. 27, 4 p.m., Assembly Room, Oakland Interstake Center (for information call 925-354-2117 or email Kathryn@BeholdDance.org)
BYU Management Society — Silicon Valley Social media and the church, Barett Christensen, Aug. 30, 7-9 p.m., 5700 Comanche Drive, San Jose
Hawaii YSA and single adults:Regional YSA/SA conference, Aug. 18-21, Laie (see www.koolauloacalendar.org/register.html for registration, cost and schedules)
Pocatello institute: Registration week, Aug. 22-26; opening social/luau, Aug. 26; classes start, Aug. 29
Photography exhibit: "He Lives! Portraits of Christ," through Sept. 3, noon-9 p.m., 152 S. State St., Shelley (see www.portraitsofchrist.org)
Historic Chesterfield: Concert, Vince & Mindi, Aug. 20, 7 p.m., Amusement Hall at the Historic Townsite
Nauvoo: Sunday Sociable, Sundays, Aug. 28, 7 p.m., Historic Nauvoo Visitors' Center (see www.historicnauvoo.net)
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.; 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 (see www.josephmovie.com)
Screening: "Joseph Smith: Plates of Gold," Sept. 6, 7 p.m., Granada Theatre, 1311 Adams Ave., LaGrande; Sept. 7, Columbia Cinema, 2727 W. 7th St., The Dalles; Sept. 8, 7 p.m., Clinton Street Theater, 2522 SE Clinton St., Portland; Sept. 12, 7 p.m., Historic Grand Theatre, 191 High Street NE, Salem; Sept. 14, Bijou Art Cinema, 492 E. 13th Ave., Eugene (see www.josephmovie.com)
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