Diocesan Convention

November 3-5, 2016
 McClellan Conference Center
McClellan, CA

We look forward to our annual gathering where we connect, conduct business and share ministry stories. We remember that together, each of us and our congregations, create one church community that is The Episcopal Diocese of Northern California. This year's three-day convention also offers additional opportunities for fellowship and learning. More information is available below.


Please review the details below and share this email with all delegates and alternates in your congregation to ensure that your entire delegation is prepared for the Deanery Convocations on October 15th. These pre-convention convocations are designed to educate diocesan members on the information, topics and nominees that will be presented at Diocesan Convention. For the location of each convocation,
please click here.


Letter from the Secretary of Convention and 
Call and Appointment of Diocesan Convention by the Bishop
(click to read)


Forms and Due Dates - Click below to view and download forms 
Certificate of Lay Delegates - Due by August 3, 2016
Governance Nomination - Due by September 1, 2016
General Convention Deputy Nomination - Due by September 1, 2016
Resolution Submission - Due by September 1, 2016
Online Registration - Due by September 30, 2016
Exhibitor/Vendor Registration - Due by September 30, 2016

How to Write a Resolution 
Youth and Young Adult Representatives at Convention


Hotel Information - Click below for hotel information and to make reservations 
Lions Gate Hotel - Accommodations are available on a first come, first serve basis



New at 2016 Diocesan Convention: Breakout Sessions

Learn more about areas of our shared diocesan work and life by attending one of
the Friday afternoon Breakout Sessions. To view a list of session topics, please click here.



Pre-Convention Formation Gathering and Youth Event

These new events are part of the 2016 Diocesan Convention season, and do require separate registration.
For more information and to register for each event, please click below.

Thursday Pre-Convention Gathering

Friday Trinity Cathedral Youth Event



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