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Episcopal Diocese of Southern Virginia
11827 Canon Blvd., Suite 101
Newport News, VA 23606-3071
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Workshops, Training & Events
Upcoming events and programs for laity and clergy.


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Please note that the in-person events listed below may be re-scheduled due to coronavirus/COVID-19. Updates will be posted as decisions are made.

Town Hall for Church Musicians
June 9, 4 p.m.
via Zoom

Attention all church musicians of the diocese: Bishop Susan Haynes, together with Beckie Davy and Kevin Kwan, will lead a town hall conversation on June 9 at 4 p.m. for anyone interested in discussing church music, choral singing, recording, and how we are coping during this time of pandemic. This session is not a webinar on how to create virtual choir videos. However we are open to discussing the pros and cons of the various avenues of communication during this time, as well as sharing creative ideas to keep your musicians engaged. Church music directors, organists, and leaders are welcome to attend! Click here to register. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

CE-Net online gathering
June 11, 6 p.m.
via Zoom

Join the Christian Education Network (CE-Net) for a Zoom meeting/conversation on Thursday, June 11, from 6 to 7 p.m. We’ll get a chance to check in before we focus our time sharing and brainstorming on a “Different Kind of Summer” for formation.  For this online gathering, whether you use a computer, phone or tablet, make sure your device has video capability and microphone enabled. Click here to register.

Cursillo #168 Weekend
October 1-4
Chanco on the James

Applications being accepted now. Go to cursillodiosova.org for more info and application form.

Pilgrimage to Portuguese Camino de Santiago
October 5 - 16, 2021

The Diocese of Southern Virginia is hosting a pilgrimage along the central Portuguese route, which will take us from Rubiaes, Portugal to Santiago, Spain. We will walk between villages at an average of 12 miles a day for 7 days, October 5-16, 2021. If interested, please contact Doris Custer. Space is limited. For more information or to register, please visit worldstrides.com/register, click on Register and enter Trip ID# 190312.  You are able to view all the trip information, cost, etc. before you commit to registering. 


Last Published: June 2, 2020 9:16 AM