The October 2011 General Conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints begins Saturday, October 1, at the Conference Center in Salt Lake City (pictured). General sessions will begin at 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Pacific time on Saturday and Sunday, and a priesthood session will be held at 5:00 p.m. Pacific time on Saturday. Information about the conference, including instructions for viewing or listening to the sessions on the internet, is available here. The conference can also be viewed at many Mormon chapels and on local cable television systems. This is great opportunity to hear from President Thomas S. Monson (pictured) and the other general authorities of the Church.