2016 Nauvoo Memories

25th Anniversary of the Nauvoo Smith Family Cemetery Dedication. (Photo: Lindsey Orton)

25th Anniversary of the Smith Family Cemetery Dedication. (Photo: Lindsey Orton)

Community of Christ Council of Twelve, Lachlan Mackay, shakes hands with Elder M. Russell Ballard, Apostle of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.(Photo: Lindsey Orton)

Community of Christ Council of Twelve, Lachlan Mackay shakes hands with Elder M. Russell Ballard, Apostle of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. (Photo: Lindsey Orton)

Thursday, August 4

Thursday Reunion Activities

Bertha Madison Smith by Anina Luff

Smith’s in Rose Hill Cemetery

Sr. Family Report by Daniel Adams

Joseph for President by Susan Easton Black

Scholar discusses Joseph Smith – Church News – Susan Easton Black

Friday, August 5, 2016

Friday Morning Cemetery Service Project

Don Carlos Smith by Gracia Jones

Lewis C. Bidamon highlights by Gracia Jones

Saturday, August 6. 2016

Carthage Jail Morningside Photos

Carthage Jail – Program – Susan Easton Black

Death on a Thursday Afternoon by Richard Neitzel Holzapfel

Elder Ballard – Carthage Jail – Program

Cemetery 25th Anniversary Remembrance

25th Anniversary Cemetery Dedication Remembrance Photos

Lachlan Mackay – Cemetery Talk

Elder Ballard – Cemetery Talk

Family Devotional

Elder Ballard talk at the Smith Family Devotional

Saturday Afternoon Photo Memories

History of Foundation and Association by Karl Anderson and Daniel Larsen

Lach Mackay’s presentation on A Brief History of the Smith Family Cemetery

Sunday, August 7, 2016

Winter Quarters Fireside Photos

The Story of John Pidding Jones Missing the Boat by Ivor Jones

Smith Reunion Talk by Mary Ellen Elggren

Smith Sr Reunion History by Gracia Jones

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Reunion News – July 24, 2016

Make sure you attend the kickoff meeting on Thursday evening and the rest of the activities on Friday and Saturday. Press this link for: Online Reunion Agenda

Reunion Registration
Registration for the Nauvoo Reunion is still online. The cost is $35 per person. Go to: Joseph Smith Sr. and Lucy Mack Smith Family Reunion Registration.

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Order T-shirt for the Reunion

t-shirt-2016

Order T-shirts by July 18th. For questions about the shirts, contact Debbie Nelson or call her at 801-360-9929.

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Reunion News – July 8, 2016

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Reunion Pre-Registration and T-shirt Orders due July 18


Happy 241 Birthday toLucy Mack Smith today!

(July 8, 1775 May 14, 1856)

Lucy Mack Smith: Woman of Great Faith


Reunion Agenda

Make sure you attend the kickoff meeting on Thursday evening and the rest of the activities on Friday and Saturday. Press this link for: Tentative Reunion Agenda.


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Reunion Registration Request

Name tags this year will be printed on July 20 and shipped with reunion supplies to Nauvoo. If you are unable to register before this date you might have to hand write your name with a sharpie on the reunion name-tag card stock. This is going to streamline the onsite registration process.

Registration for the Nauvoo Reunion is now online. The cost is $35 per person.

1. Go to the registration page.
2. Click the Buy tickets / Join the Guestlist button.
3. Enter the number in your group in the dropdown box QUANTITY.
4. Complete the form for you and those in your group. The person registering will be the main contact but will have to include your information again for the nametag section. Make sure to scroll down to enter each person you attending with you.

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