Augusta District Calendar

Augusta District Calendar 2019 (updated 12-6-18)

First Tuesdays, youth ministers gatherings (contact

Second Thursdays, Retiree lunches (contact david jenkins)

Conference Events – register online in the calendar at


Dec 13        6pm - District Christmas Party, Wesley UMC

Dec 14        6pm - District Christmas Party, Eatonton First UMC

Dec 24-Jan 1  District Office Closed

Jan 7          10am-1pm; Retirement Planning Workshop, Dunwoody UMC

Jan 12        Candidacy Summit, Oak Grove UMC

Jan 13        District Training, Thomson First UMC, 3-5pm; Workshops -

1.  A Culture of Hospitality; 2. Trustees; 3. PPR Committee; 4. Fresh Expressions; 5. Foster Care; 6. Older Adult Challenges

Jan 31        Deadline - End of Year Reports

Jan 29-Feb 1       Winter Camp Meeting, Epworth by the Sea

Feb 5          dCOM at Thomson First – recertify all part time licenses

Feb 23-26  Called General Conference, St Louis

Feb 23        Fresh Expressions Event, Douglasville First

Mar 2, 9      Basic Lay Servant Class

All 2019 classes will be held at Young Mem. UMC, ex.172

Mar 6         Ash Wednesday

Mar 10       Daylight Savings Time; spring forward

Mar 19       dCOM – new certifications

Mar 23, 30  Advanced Lay Servant : Living Our Christian Beliefs

Mar            Action Ministries “We Serve” Event

April 21      Easter

Apr 23       9am-3pm; Retirees Event, Oak Grove UMC

Apr 26-28   Emmaus Women’s Walk Augusta

May 3-5       Emmaus Men’s Walk Augusta

May 3-5     MLAB event, Camp Glisson; dedication of renovated Chapel

May 19       Pre-Conference Briefing and District Conference, place TBA

June 11-14  Annual Conference, Classic Center Athens

Jul 15-18    Pastor’s School, Epworth by the Sea – Theme: Preaching

July 27       Candidacy Summit

Aug 17        Optional Lay Servant Class: Preparing/Writing Sermons

Sep 14, 21 Basic Lay Servant Class

Oct 5, 13    Advanced Lay Servant: On Leading Worship