By Washington DC Temple Visitor’s Center

 

EXHIBIT-Julie Rogers “Yesterday, Today and Forever”

An exhibit by noted artist Julie Rogers, on display from September 7 through October 28. Beautifully created oil and pastel paintings show how the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is the same Church the Savior established during His earthly ministry.

 

Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012, 7:00 pm

Fireside: Sister Rosemary M. Wixom, General Primary President

Sister Wixom was sustained as the 12th General President of the Primary in April of 2012. She is married to Jack Wixom and they are the parents of six children. She has served on the Primary and Young Women General Boards. She served with her husband as he presided over the DC South Mission.

 

Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, 7:30 pm

Night of Music and Inspiration

This event includes uplifting music and thoughts under the direction of the Washington DC North Mission

 

Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012, 7:00 pm

Why I Believe” Fireside: Brother and Sister Mike Reid

Mike Reid is a native Marylander who joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints while attending BYU on a golf scholarship. He was a four-time golf All-American at BYU, twice being named to the first team. Brother Reid turned pro in 1976 and enjoyed a successful 25 year career on the PGA Tour. He has played on the Champions Tour for the last eight years, and is a winner of the PGA Senior Championship. Brother Reid currently serves as a High Councilor in the Frederick, Maryland Stake. He and his wife Randolyn, are the parents of six children, and have five grandchildren. Randolyn Brockbank Reid is a successful mother and homemaker. She enjoys reading, playing the piano, and spending time with her grandchildren. She has served in many callings in the church including, Seminary Teacher, Primary President, Young Women’s President and in the Relief Society Presidency. She currently is serving in her ward’s Young Women Presidency.

 

Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Hispanic Celebration

This spectacular cultural celebration has become a treasured tradition at the Visitors’ Center. The program will include professional entertainers, musicians and dance troops representing cultures of Latin American countries. All ages will enjoy the festive atmosphere and colorful costumes. *TICKETS ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND THE HISPANIC HERITAGE CELEBRATION. TICKETS ARE FREE AND WILL BE DISTRIBUTED AT THE VISITORS’ CENTER BEGINNING 90 MINUTES PRIOR TO THE PERFORMANCE.

 

Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012, 7:00 pm

Hispanic Fireside

The Visitors’ Center will host a Spanish-language program of spiritual thought and music as part of the Hispanic celebration.