CHARLESTON—The Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston is offering its annual PACE Conference Oct. 23-24 at St. John XXIII Pastoral Center in Charleston. PACE stands for Parish Administration & Collaborative Education, and is presented for clergy, parish secretaries, bookkeepers, development directors, religious education directors, volunteers and school administration. The conference will offer them a variety of educational sessions from which to choose. Participants will also have an opportunity to network with fellow Catholics from around the diocese. In addition to prayer opportunities and fellowship, diocesan staff and guest presenters offer various sessions during the conference relating to the following tracks: Financial Management & Reporting; Marketing & Technology; Development & Mission Advancement; Pastoral & Formational; ParishSOFT & General Administration. More information about the PACE Conference may be found on the diocese’s website at www.dwc.org.