District Diary


2018

SEPTEMBER

4              District Safeguarding Group at Thetford Methodist Church at 6.30pm

6              MWiB Executive meeting – 10 for 10.15am at Diss Methodist Church
8             Candidate Support Group – Venue TBC

11           Lay Employees & Lay Volunteer Network Day
               10.30am at Diss Methodist Church – Speaker Jane Gay

13           Diaconal Area Group Meeting – at 10am

18           Safeguarding Forum at Upwell Methodist Church from 2 – 3.30pm

20           District Superintendents’ Meeting - 10am - 3:30pm

21           MWiB District Forum – 10 for 10.30am at Diss Methodist Church

22           Representative Synod, King’s Lynn at 10am

24           Grants and Personnel Committee at 10.30am – Thetford Methodist Church

                Finance and Property Committee at 1.30pm – Thetford Methodist Church

24/26     Connexional Leadership Forum and Chairs Meeting

30           Halesworth Final Thanksgiving Service - 3pm

October


3              District Retired Minister’s Lunch – 11am at Outwell
Methodist Church

4              District Retired Minister’s Lunch – 11am at Trinity Church Lowestoft

4              Circuit Stewards Consultation Meeting at 7:30pm Thetford Methodist Church
6             W:L&P tutor/mentor training

11           Autumn District MWiB Day at Sheringham – 10 for 11am. Speaker Rev Anne Richardson

12           Norfolk and Waveney Senior Church Leaders Meeting - midday Diss Methodist Church

13           75th Anniversary Service of Thanksgiving for MHA, 3pm at Derby Cathedral
               Candidate Support Group – Venue TBC

15/16     Methodist Council meets

18           District Policy Committee meets at 10.30 am – Diss Methodist Church

20           Launch and Recognition of Deaf Church Fresh Expressions

– More information from Rev Anne Richardson

23           Countryside Officers Meeting – 10.30am Hethersett Methodist Church
29          
District Probationers Committee -  10 -12 at Diss Methodist Church

31           Broads Chaplaincy Management Committee – 10.30am Hethersett Methodist Church


November


3            Candidate Support Group – Venue TBC
5/8        
Stationing Matching Group 1

14           District Mission Enabler's Management Committee - 10:30am

15           Minister for the Deaf Community Management Committee - 10:30am

23           District Chairs Sabbatical Support Group Meeting - 10:15am District manse, Norwich

23/25     3generate at Pontins, Southport

26           District Probationers Committee -  10 - 1pm ish at Diss Methodist Church

27           District Safeguarding Group at Thetford Methodist Church at 6.30pm

30           Wesley House Benefactors and Founders Dinner and Service


December

3/4         Stationing Matching Group 2

4              Lay Employees & Lay Volunteer Network Day 10 for 10.30am at Diss Methodist Church

8              The Leys School Governors Meeting


2019      


January


10          
MWiB Executive – 10am for 10:15am at Diss Methodist Church

14/16     Connexional Leadership Forum and Chairs Meeting

17           Grants and Personnel Committee at 10.30am – Thetford Methodist Church

                Finance and Property Committee at 1.30pm – Thetford Methodist Church

19           District Candidates Committee – 9.30/10am at Diss Methodist Church

24           Ecumenical Prayer Chain - Norwich Cathedral

25           District Manse Committee - 10am District Manse Norwich 

25           Safeguarding Forum at Thetford Methodist Church from 3 – 4.30pm

30/31     Methodist Council meets


February


2           
District Treasurers Meeting - Saturday 2nd. February 10am Thetford Methodist Church
              Candidate Support Group – Venue TBC

11          District Policy Committee - at 10:30am Diss Methodist Church
15          Deadline for the Spring edition of Grapevine

22          MWiB District Forum – 10am at Diss Methodist Church

March


1/3        
District Local Preachers’ Study Weekend - Belsey Bridge

4             MWiB Daffodil Day at Westminster Central Hall, London

4/6         District Ministers’ Retreat - Belsey Bridge

11           District Probationers Committee -  10 – 1pm ish at Diss Methodist Church

11/13     Connexional Leadership Forum and Chairs Meeting

12           Lay Employees & Lay Volunteer Network Day 10.30am at Diss Methodist Church

20           East Anglia District Presbyteral Synod

23           The Leys School Governors Meeting

30          Representative Synod – Trinity Methodist Church, Lowestoft 10am


April


6/8        
Methodist Council meets


May


16          
Safeguarding Forum from 7 – 8.30pm venue TBC

18           MWiB Conference Day at Belsey Bridge Conference Centre, Ditchingham, 10am


June


3              Grants and Personnel Committee at 10.30am – Thetford Methodist Church

                Finance and Property Committee at 1.30pm – Thetford Methodist Church
11           Lay Employees & Lay Volunteer Network Day 10.30am at Diss Methodist

20           District Policy Committee at 10.30 – Diss Methodist Church

27/4 July   Methodist Conference convenes in Birmingham


July


19          Deadline for the Autumn edition of Grapevine



2020


June


25/2July                  
Methodist Conference convenes in Telford