York River District Events

Christian Transformational Leadership

This workshop will be led by Marc Brown, Director of Connectional Ministries

Location:  Bethany UMC (Hampton)

 The workshop is based on recent book written by Marc regarding Christian transformational leadership.  The class will include a review of the life stages of a congregation.


Note:  If you have any comments or suggestions about this workshop, please email the District office.

Event Date 08-27-2017 3:00 pm
Event End Date 08-27-2017 5:00 pm
Registration Start Date 06-21-2017
Cut off date 08-26-2017
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 18
Individual Price Free

All clergy and families are invited to the YRD Welcome Picnic

Date/Time:  Sunday, August 27th from 5:15-7pm  

Location:    Bethany UMC in Hampton.  


This will be a time for fellowship and fun.  PLEASE RSVP by August 23rd with your meal preference.  


Menu: (Menu subject to additional items)

Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Black Bean Burgers, Baked Beans, Potato Salad, Texas Caviar, Quinoa Salad, Chips, Ice Cream, Cake, Watermelon, Lemonade & Tea 

Vegetarian and Gluten-Free options are available.  Please indicate on RSVP.


Cost:  $10.00 / person, payment at the door

Children 10 yrs. and younger Free


Entertainment:  Bring your own lawn games and/or indoor board games to share.

                            Ed Hopkins (and possibly band) will lead us in song towards the end of our time together.  

Event Date 08-27-2017 5:15 pm
Event End Date 08-27-2017 7:00 pm
Registration Start Date 07-31-2017
Cut off date 08-23-2017
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 34
Individual Price $10.00

This training is open to any and all youth who want to step up to leadership in their local church; they will also learn about UMC connectionalism and more opportunities to serve. 

Bellamy UMC, Gloucester
September 9, 2017, 10am - 6pm

Event Date 09-09-2017 10:00 am
Event End Date 09-09-2017 6:00 pm
Registration Start Date 08-15-2017
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 0
Individual Price $10.00

Training for youth who want to help lead small group discussions, games, songs, snacks, or check-in at retreats or their local church.


Zion UMC, Seaford 
October 7, 2017, 1pm - 4pm

Event Date 10-07-2017 1:00 pm
Event End Date 10-07-2017 4:00 pm
Registration Start Date 08-15-2017
Cut off date 10-06-2017 11:55 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 0
Individual Price Free

York River District Youth, join us at Camp Piankatank for our Fall Retreat to find out what it means to be Salt & Light: Matthew 5:13-14.

Friday-Sunday, November 17-19, 2017


Registration opening September 1 and closing November 13.
Register by September 30 for Early Bird special: $90
After October 31, Late Registration: $115

Event Date 11-17-2017 7:00 pm
Event End Date 11-19-2017 12:00 pm
Registration Start Date 09-01-2017
Cut off date 11-13-2017 11:55 pm
Capacity 167
Registered 0
Available place 167
Individual Price $100.00
$100.00 167

If you are willing to serve as a District At-Large Delegate to Annual Conference 2018, please fill out the Nominee Form and submit.  The 2018 Annual Conference will take place at the Hampton Roads Convention Center from Friday, June 15th through Sunday, June 17th.

The Nominne Forms are due to the District Office by September 1, 2017 in order to be included in the District Conference packet.

To note: the maximum reimbursement amount is $250.00

Event Date 06-15-2018 12:00 pm
Event End Date 06-17-2018 12:00 pm
Registration Start Date 07-27-2017
Cut off date 09-01-2017
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 21
Individual Price Free