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The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has released the open house and dedication dates for the Moses Lake Washington Temple. In addition, the location of the Cody Wyoming Temple has been released.

Moses Lake Washington Temple Open House and Dedication

The public open house for this house of the Lord will begin Friday, August 4, and run every day until Saturday, August 19, except for Sundays.

The temple will be dedicated on Sunday, September 17, in two sessions, 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Elder Quentin L. Cook of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles will preside at the dedication.

Before the public open house, a media day will be held on Monday, July 31. Invited guests will also tour the Moses Lake Washington Temple from Tuesday, August 1, until Thursday, August 3.

The dedicatory sessions will be broadcast to all units in the Moses Lake Washington Temple district. Additional details regarding the temple dedication will be announced as the event approaches.

The single-story, 20,000-square-foot Moses Lake Washington Temple is built on a 17-acre site located on Yonezawa Boulevard, across the street from Yonezawa Park. A new 17,000-square-foot meetinghouse has also been built, alongside the temple.

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