All who work with and/or chaperone children, youth, elderly, or are on vestry at Trinity must attend a ONE-TIME Basic Safe Church Training within 3 months of beginning your ministry, and then be re-certified every 3 to 5 years. See training descriptions and dates to register below.
BASIC SAFE CHURCH TRAINING is designed for ordained and lay ministers who have not yet attended a safe church training in the Diocese of Connecticut.
Saturday trainings 9 am - 4 pm, lunch provided
March 5, 2016, 9 a.m.: St. James's, West Hartford: https://basicsafechurch3516.eventbrite.com
April 16, 2016, 9 a.m., Trinity, Collinsville: https://basicsafechurch4916.eventbrite.com
April 30, 2016, 9 a.m., St. Peter's, Cheshire: https://basicsafechurch43016.eventbrite.com
May 7, 2016, 9 a.m., St. John's, Vernon: https://basicsafechurch5716.eventbrite.com
May 14, 2016, 9 a.m, St. Paul's, Brookfield: https://basicsafechurch51416.eventbrite.com
June 4, 2016, 9 a.m. Christ Church, East Norwalk: https://basicsafechurch6416.eventbrite.com
June 25, 2016, 9 a.m. , St. John's, Niantic: https://basicsafechurch62516.eventbrite.com
RECERTIFICATION TRAINING is designed for lay ministers who attended a full day of basic safe church training three to five years ago. This training is two and a half-hours long and offers new and updated information. The focus is on the protection of children and youth and prevention of elder abuse.
Evening sessions, 6 pm - 9 pm, light supper provided unless otherwise noted. Morning sessions, 9 am - 11:30 am, light refreshments provided unless otherwise noted.
Feb. 3, 2016, 6:30 p.m., St. Andrew's, Madison: https://safechurchrecert2316.eventbrite.com
March 7, 2016, 6:30 p.m. The Commons, Meriden: https://safechurchrecert3716.eventbrite.com
April 9, 2016, 9 a.m. St. Mark's, New Canaan: https://safechurchrecert4916.eventbrite.com
April 12, 2016, 6:30 p.m., Trinity, Tariffville: https://safechurchrecert41216.eventbrite.com
May 21, 2016, 9 a.m., St. Paul's, Shelton: https://safechurchrecert52116.eventbrite.com
Trinity Adult Education News
Adults walk through Trinity's doors with a variety of backgrounds, experiences, understandings and questions. We welcome this diversity and look to learn from each other as we explore questions of faith, life, spirituality and meaning
Our Sunday morning and weeknight classes, workshops and prayer groups seek to provide opportunities for spiritual growth, intellectual development, deepening connection to God and faithful living.
Go here to view our Spring schedule and list of ongoing programs.
At Trinity, adults will find a safe and exciting place to grow in their life in Christ.
Come join us!