Schedule and Locations

November 10-12, 2017
201st Annual Convention & Bicentennial Weekend

The Diocese of Ohio will celebrate its 201st Annual Convention during a Bicentennial Weekend of exciting events. Please refer to the schedule below for the locations and times of all convention and bicentennial activities.
 
Honored guests joining us in our celebrations include:
  • The Most Rev. Michael B. Curry, Presiding Bishop
  • The Rev. Gay Jennings, President, House of Deputies
  • The Hon. Byron Rushing, Vice President, House of Deputies
  • The Rt. Rev. Philip Wright, Bishop of Belize
  • The Rt. Rev. Mrs. J. Clark Grew II, 10th Bishop of Ohio
Addresses (click here for maps/directions/parking):
  • The Cleveland Hilton Downtown, 100 Lakeside Ave. East, Cleveland
  • The Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland, 300 Lakeside Ave., Cleveland
  • Bellwether Farm, 4655 State Route 60, Wakeman, Ohio

FULL SCHEDULE (You must register if attending any of the scheduled events below)

Friday, November 10
12:00 p.m.
 
 
Clergy and Senior Wardens Conversation with the Presiding Bishop
Location:  Trinity Cathedral, Cleveland (Lunch provided)
 
5:00 p.m.
 
Bicentennial Choir and Musician Rehearsals
Location:  Trinity Cathedral, Cleveland (Dinner provided)
 
Saturday, November 11
8:00 a.m.
 
 
Convention Registration Opens
Location:  Hilton Cleveland Downtown - Superior Ballroom foyer
 
8:30 a.m.
 
 
New Delegate Orientation
Location:  Hilton Cleveland Downtown - Superior Ballroom
 
9:30 a.m.
 
 
Convention Business and Episcopal Address
Location:  Hilton Cleveland Downtown - Superior Ballroom
 
11:45 a.m.
 
 
Lunch
Location:  Hilton Cleveland Downtown - Superior Ballroom
 
2:00 p.m.
 
Convention Adjourns
 
3:00 p.m.
 
 
Convention Eucharist - Presiding Bishop Curry, Celebrant and Preacher
Location:  Huntington Convention Center (connected to the Hilton)
 
5:15 p.m.
 
 
Reception
Location:  Hilton Cleveland Downtown - Superior Ballroom foyer
 
6:00 p.m.
Bicentennial Banquet
Location:  Hilton Cleveland Downtown - Superior Ballroom
 
Sunday, November 12
9:30 a.m.
 
Youth and Young Adults Conversation with Presiding Bishop Curry
Location:  Bellwether Farm
 
11:00 a.m.
 
Eucharist & Dedication of Bellwether Farm - Presiding Bishop Curry, Celebrant and Preacher
Lunch following