JWHA hosts a triennial spring event in the Independence, Missouri, area in conjunction with the Community of Christ World Conference. A guest lecturer presents the Wallace B. Smith Tribute, which honors Smith’s service as Community of Christ prophet-president (1978-1996).

2023 Spring Event and Business Meeting

Friday, April 21, 2023 5:30 p.m. CDT


Midwest Genealogy Center 3440 S. Lee’s Summit Road Independence, MO 64055

photo of John Hamer John Hamer, Featured Wallace B. Smith Tribute Lecturer presents:

“The Past and Future of the Prophetic Monarchy in the Latter Day Saint Tradition”

In-Person Registration Fee 

Fee includes light hors d’oeuvres & dessert bar.

Before March 31, 2023

JWHA Member or Non-Member Spouse $55

Non-Member $65

March 31, 2023 or later

JWHA Member or Non-Member Spouse $65

Non-Member $75

Unable to attend in person? Register for Live Streaming

The Wallace B Smith Tribute lecture will be live streamed. Advance registration is required by Tuesday, April 18th.

Live Streaming Only Registration $45


5:30 p.m. Registration Opens
5:30 p.m. Light hors d’oeuvres
6:30 p.m. JWHA Business Meeting
7:00 p.m. Wallace B. Smith Tribute Lecture
8:00 p.m. Networking & Dessert Bar


Past spring events: