John Whitmer Historical Association holds its annual conference in late September. Conferences are held in places that have a connection with Community of Christ history or early Mormon history. Every three years, the meeting is held in Independence, Missouri.

2019 JWHA Annual Conference

“Back to the Burned-Over District 200 Years Later, 1819-2019: Impact of the Second Great Awakening on the Restoration Movements”

The 2019 conference will be held September 26-29 in Fairport, New York, a cozy suburb of Rochester.

Guest Room Reservations:
Woodcliff Hotel & Spa
$141 Single/Double until 8/27/2019

Registration Fees:
Students $60
Members  $110
Non-Members $135

JWHA practices weapons-free events.

Future and Past Conferences

  • 2019 Annual Conference, September 26-29 – Rochester, New York, Woodcliff Hotel & Spa
  • 2020 Annual Conference, September 17-20 – St. George, Utah, The Dixie Center
  • 2021 Annual Conference, September 16-19 – Fredericksburg, Texas, Hangar Hotel
  • 2022 Annual Conference 50th Anniversary – Independence, Missouri

Read about past JWHA conferences.