The Episcopal Diocese of Connecticut

Pre-Convention Workshops

We are happy to offer several learning opportunities and informational sessions prior to the start of business on Friday of Convention. While these workshops are free and open for anyone to attend, please check the description to see if any registration is required.

Safe Church Recertification for Laity

12:00 - 2:30 p.m. Jersey Room

Take advantage of this opportunity to keep your Safe Church certification up to date! This special session makes it convenient for anyone attending convention to stay certified. Registration Required.

Refugee Resettlement with IRIS

1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Ballroom F/G

Join Chris George, Executive Director of the Integrated Refugee & Immigration Services (IRIS) and learn about opportunities for worshipping communities to take part in collaborative resettlement efforts.

Social Media Workshop

1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Ballroom B

Joshua Bruner, the new Digital Associate for the Episcopal Church in Connecticut will lead you through the ways to use social media effectively in your worshipping community and at Annual Convention. Learn the skills you need to take part in the conversation online at this year's convention!

TREC-CT Presentation

1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Nutmeg Room

Do you still have questions about the work of TREC-CT? Do you need a quick crash course in the process and proposal before our discussion on Saturday? Come join the TREC-CT committee and get all the information that you need.

General Convention Report

1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Ballroom C

Come meet with members of our General Convention delegation and learn about the work of this year's General Convention that took place in Salt Lake City. Hear about legislation, new initiatives, and anything else that has a bearing on our life together in the Body of Christ.

Endowment Resolution

1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Middlesex Room

Learn about Resolution 11: Endowment Stewardship & Mutual Responsibility and the changes being proposed in it.