The 217th Annual Diocesan Convention 

Saturday, November 9, 2019

at Waterville Valley Resort Conference Center

56 Packard’s Road, Waterville Valley, NH

Accommodations for the Night before Convention:

A block of rooms has been reserved for Friday, November 8, at the Valley Inn in Waterville. Please call 603-236-8425 and mention “Episcopal Church of New Hampshire” to reserve a room. There are lots of other options for lodging in the area as well - check out

Have you been elected as a Lay Delegate?

Click here for the Lay Delegate Handbook

The 216th Convention was held at Christ Church, Exeter, on Saturday, November 3, 2018

To read text of Bishop Hirschfeld’s 2018 Convention Address Click HERE


Keep scrolling for more photos from last year’s Convention!

The Pre-Convention Journal for the 216th Annual Convention:

Click Here for Full Version

or click below for the following sections of the report:

Nominations for Election

Resolutions (including budget narrative)

Bishop's Official Acts Report

Convocation Reports

Commission and Committee Reports

Parish Report Summary 2017

Seasonal Chapel Report 2017

Trustees Report 2017


Click here for Convention Rules of Order

Click here for Guidelines for Creating Resolutions

Click here for Guidelines for Submitting Amendments

2018 Youth@Convention

Thank you to all who participated in the 2018 Youth@Convention! A special thanks to Sally Farrell from Christ Church, Exeter and the Rev. Nathan Bourne from St. John’s Portsmouth for leading the event!

ChIPS 2018

Please click HERE for a letter from Margaret Mackie-Ciancio with an appeal for your help collecting Christmas gifts for incarcerated parents to give their children. Gift guidelines and instructions are included here. The ChIPS truck will be parked prominently in the parking lot at Christ Church, Exeter on the morning of Convention to accept your contributions.