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Theme:

Flourishing in Faith | Te Puawaitanga I te Whakapono
Wellbeing in a Presbyterian school context

Dates:

Thursday 4th – Friday 5th August

Venue:

Iona College
42 Lucknow Rd
Havelock North
Hastings
Our sessions will be held in the Blyth Performing Arts Centre

Dress:

Smart Casual

Cost:

$180 per person (including conference dinner)

Thursday August 4th
8.30-9.50am Registrations, coffee, tour of school
10am-10.30am Powhiri and conference opening
10.30-10.45am Welcome and introductions
10.45-11.45am Rev Dr Carolyn Kelly –
Wherefore Wellness? Personal well-being in the Bible and today
11.45am-12.15pm PresCare: resources for our schools. Anne Overton, Community Advocate, Presbyterian Support Northern.

A word from our sponsors: Trevor Baird from Crombie Lockwood

12.15-1pm Lunch
1-2pm Dr Awhina Hollis-English, Wellbeing within a Maori context
2-2.30pm Study leave highlights: Ken Macleod (Lindisfarne), Dawn Ackroyd (St Orans), Rev Reuben Hardie (Saint Kentigern)
2.30-3.15pm Rev Malcolm Gordon, Creative Worship: Letting our imaginations join in
3.15-3.40pm Afternoon tea
3.40-4.15pm Students voice (Lindisfarne and Iona Colleges) and Presbyterian connections
4.15-5pm Annual meeting (chaired by Rt Rev Andrew Norton)
6.15pm Transport provided to Lindisfarne College from Havelock North
i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, 1 Te Aute Rd, Havelock North
6.30pm Pre-dinner drinks at Lindisfarne College
7pm Conference dinner with guest speaker Rob Harley
Friday August 5th
8am Coffee available in the Heritage Room (main building)
8.20am Friday worship with the school in St Martin’s chapel
8.45-9.05am Report re Chaplains’ conference
9.05-10.20am Melinda Tankard Reist – Too much too young: the sexualisation of children and what we can do about it.
10.20-10.45am Morning tea
10.40-11.40am Shannon Warren and David Trousdell – Wellbeing in a Presbyterian school context.
11.40am – 12pm Closing words, thank yous and karakia.
12pm Close of conference. Boxed lunch provided
Registration

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