Listed below are some key dates for the Anglican Diocese of Christchurch in 2018.

More information about specific events can be found on our events page.

February
2 Synod registration closes
6 Waitangi day
13 Shrove Tuesday
14 Ash Wednesday

March
3 Synod
16 Parish Statistics due
25 Palm Sunday
27 Chrism Services
29 Maundy Thursday
29-2 (April) Easter Camp
30 Good Friday

April
1 Easter Sunday
26-29 Cursillo Weekend
30 Deadline for Parish AGM’s

May
4-11 General Synod
5 Final date for all reports to Synod for Year Book inclusion
10 Ascension Day
13 Sunday after Ascension Day
20 Pentecost
21-24 Clergy Conference

June
4 Queens Birthday
5 Due date for Synod bills and motions

July
Pre-Synod meetings occur in July – TBA
5 All Synod materials copied, packed and mailed
6 Dodgeball
20 Final date for Synod registration
20 Final date for motions from pre-Synod meetings and Youth Forum
24 The New Thinkers Banquet

August
3 Mail out to Synod members
17-18 Electoral College in Christchurch
24-26 The Abbey Youth Camp

September
6 Synod Eucharist service – Christ Church Transitional Cathedral
7-8 Synod – St Christopher’s, Avonhead Parish
28-29 Amped Camp

October 
5-7 Deeper Camp
17 Anglican Care AGM
22 Labour Day
27 Post-Synod mail-out

November
2 Post-Synod Mailout
16 Canterbury Show Day

December
2 First Sunday of Advent
24 Christmas Eve
25 Christmas Day