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Celebrations for President Lorenzo Snow's 200th birthday

Published: Friday, July 3 2015 5:33 a.m. MDT

Lorenzo Snow's 200th birthday would have been this year. (Deseret News archives) Lorenzo Snow's 200th birthday would have been this year. (Deseret News archives)

To commemorate the 200th birthday of LDS Church President Lorenzo Snow, the family is planning several events.

On Thursday, April 3, his birthday, there will be several events in Brigham City, including a temple session, museum and Snow family home tours and a fireside in the Brigham City Tabernacle.

On Wednesday, April 9, there will be a meeting in the Assembly Hall on Temple Square. On Thursday, April 10, and Friday, April 11, there are several events scheduled, including temple sessions, presentations in the LDS Church History Museum and the LDS Church History Library, a family home evening and time for family history research. On Friday, April 11, there will be a symposium on President Snow with multiple presenters.

On June 14, there will be celebrations will be in Mantua, Ohio, that include presentations, a fireside, pioneer activities and meals.

A historical marker and obelisk mark the area where President Lorenzo Snow is buried in the Brigham City Cemetery. (Christine Rappleye, Deseret News) A historical marker and obelisk mark the area where President Lorenzo Snow is buried in the Brigham City Cemetery. (Christine Rappleye, Deseret News)

For information on registration, including a schedule and any associated activity or meal costs, visit lorenzosnowfamily.org.

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