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Schedule Highlights

Thursday, September 11
5:00 – 8:30 PM Pre-Conference Potluck Dinner Social at Sugar House Park in Salt Lake City
6:30 – 10:00 PM I’ll Walk With You Parents Gathering in Draper
Friday, September 12
1:30 PM Registration Opens
2:00 – 2:50 PM General Business Meeting
3:00 – 4:30 PM Screening of the Family Acceptance Project’s “Families Are Forever” (Free)
4:30 – 6:00 PM First Timer Reception / 2nd Screening of “Families Are Forever” (Free)
6:00 – 7:45 PM Dinner
8:00 – 10:00 PM Opening Program with Darius Gray and Spencer Day
10:00 – 11:00 PM Dessert Social
Saturday, September 13
8:30 AM – 12:30 PM Affinity Sessions, Workshops, & TED Talks
1:15 – 3:45 PM Luncheon, Group Picture and Activities at This is the Place State Park
4:30 – 6:00 PM Testimony/Spiritual Story Sharing Meeting
6:00 – 7:30 PM Dinner
7:30 – 9:30 PM Evening of Affirmation with Clark Johnsen, Home Depot Couple, and Eri from Transmormon
9:30 – 11:30 PM Dance and Dessert Social
Sunday, September 14
8:30 – 11:00 AM Music and the Spoken Word, Local Church Service or Nature Hike
11:30 AM – 1:30 PM Closing Luncheon with Marge & Bill Bradshaw and Julie de Azevedo Hanks

*Bold indicates events with speakers/performers

Detail Schedule

Conference Sessions Optional Activities
Thursday, September 11
VENUE University Guest House Officers Club Off-site / Other
5:00 PM
5:15 PM
5:30 PM
5:45 PM
6:00 PM
6:15 PM
6:30 PM
6:45 PM
7:00 PM
7:15 PM
7:30 PM
7:45 PM
8:00 PM
8:15 PM
8:30 PM
8:45 PM
9:00 PM
9:15 PM
9:30 PM
9:45 PM
Friday, September 12
VENUE University Guest House Officers Club Off-site / Other
1:00 PM
1:15 PM
1:30 PM 1:30 Registration Opens
1:45 PM
2:00 PM 2:00-2:50 General Business Meeting
2:15 PM
2:30 PM
2:45 PM
3:00 PM 3:00-4:30 Screening of the Family Acceptance Project’s “Families Are Forever”
3:15 PM
3:30 PM
3:45 PM
4:00 PM
4:15 PM
4:30 PM 4:30-6:00 First Timer Reception  /  2nd Screening of the Family Acceptance Project’s “Families Are Forever”
4:45 PM
5:00 PM
5:15 PM
5:30 PM
5:45 PM
6:00 PM 6:00-7:00 Choir Practice
6:15 PM
6:30 PM
6:45 PM
7:00 PM
7:15 PM
7:30 PM
7:45 PM
8:00 PM 8:00-10:00 Opening Program w/ Darius Gray & Spencer Day
8:15 PM
8:30 PM
8:45 PM
9:00 PM
9:15 PM
9:30 PM
9:45 PM
10:00 PM
10:15 PM
10:30 PM
10:45 PM
11:00 PM
11:15 PM
11:30 PM
Saturday, September 13
VENUE University Guest House Officers Club Off-site / Other
7:30 AM 7:30-8:30 Choir Rehearsal
7:45 AM
8:00 AM
8:15 AM
8:30 AM 8:30-9:50 Affinity Sessions – Learn more here and at http://thisistheplace.affirmation.org/workshops/
8:45 AM
9:00 AM
9:15 AM
9:30 AM
9:45 AM
10:00 AM
10:15 AM 10:15-11:05 Attend a workshop or listen to five unique TED-like talks – details at http://thisistheplace.affirmation.org/workshops/
10:30 AM
10:45 AM
11:00 AM
11:15 AM
11:30 AM 11:30-12:20 Attend a workshop or listen to five unique TED-like talks – details at http://thisistheplace.affirmation.org/workshops/
11:45 AM
12:00 PM
12:15 PM
12:30 PM
12:45 PM
1:00 PM
1:15 PM
1:30 PM
1:45 PM
2:00 PM
2:15 PM
2:30 PM
2:45 PM
3:00 PM
3:15 PM 3:15-4:15 Choir Practice
3:30 PM
3:45 PM
4:00 PM
4:15 PM
4:30 PM 4:30-6:00 Testimony & Spiritual Story Sharing with Affirmation Choir Performance
4:45 PM
5:00 PM
5:15 PM
5:30 PM
5:45 PM
6:00 PM
6:15 PM
6:30 PM
6:45 PM
7:00 PM
7:15 PM
7:30 PM 7:30-9:30 Evening of Affirmation w/ Clark Johnsen, the Home Depot Couple, Eri & Ed Hayward from Transmormon with Transmormon filmmaker Torben Bernhard and Affirmation Choir Performance
7:45 PM
8:00 PM
8:15 PM
8:30 PM
8:45 PM
9:00 PM
9:15 PM
9:30 PM
9:45 PM
10:00 PM
10:15 PM
10:30 PM
10:45 PM
11:00 PM
11:15 PM
11:30 PM
Sunday, September 14
VENUE University Guest House Officers Club Off-site / Other
8:00 AM Bus to Temple Square (Begin boarding at 8 a.m. Bus will depart promptly at 8:15 a.m.)
8:15 AM
8:30 AM 8:30-10:30 Optional trip to LDS ward, other Faith service, or nature hike 8:30-10:30 Music and the Spoken Word – The Tabernacle Choir’s Weekly Performance at Temple Square
8:45 AM
9:00 AM
9:15 AM
9:30 AM
9:45 AM
10:00 AM
10:15 AM
10:30 AM Bus back to University (bus will pick up where it dropped you off, boarding at 10:30 and leaving promptly at 10:45 a.m.)
10:45 AM
11:00 AM
11:15 AM
11:30 AM 11:30-1:30 Closing Luncheon w/ Marge & Bill Bradshaw & Julie de Azevedo Hanks and Mortensen Award
11:45 AM
12:00 PM
12:15 PM
12:30 PM
12:45 PM
1:00 PM
1:15 PM
1:30 PM
1:45 PM
2:00 PM
2:15 PM
2:30 PM
2:45 PM
3:00 PM
3:15 PM
3:30 PM
3:45 PM

*Please note: Breakfast is not provided, but for those staying in the University Guesthouse, breakfast is provided with your stay. Light snacks and water will be available throughout the conference.