Event Schedule

In addition to the schedule below, there will be food trucks in the courtyard throughout the weekend, the “Art of Recovery” art show in both spaces.

By car:

Here’s a link to a Google Map showing the location of the Mary Winspear Centre.

By bus:

Here’s a link to Google Transit showing the two primary routes to the Mary Winspear Centre from downtown Victoria.

4:30 PMRegistration Desk Opens
5:30 PMOpening Remarks
5:45 PMIndigenous Blessing
6:00-6:50 PMFellowship
7:00-7:50 PMAl-Anon Speaker – Marlene B., North Van, BC
8:00-8:50 PMAA Speaker – Daphne A. – Duncan, BC
8:50-9:15 PMIce Cream Social
9:30-9:50 PMComedy with Syd Bosel (YouTube)
10:00-11:00 PMAA Meeting

Blue Room

6:00-6:50 PMAA Meeting
9:15-11:00 PMOpen Mic Acoustic Lounge

Bodine Family Hall – Main Stage

9:00-9:50 AMAA Meeting
10:00-10:50 AMFellowship (Games with VICYPAA)
11:00-11:50 AMFellowship (Games with VICYPAA)
NoonLunch Break & Fellowship
1:00-1:50 PMMove and Meditate
2:00-2:50 PMFellowship (Games with VICYPAA)
3:00-3:50 PMAA Meeting – Peace Group
4:00-4:50 PMFellowship
5:00-7:00 PMDinner Break & Fellowship
7:00 PMWelcome Back – Sobriety Countdown
7:15 PMSinger: √Člies
7:30-8:20 PMAA Keynote Speaker – Pat 0., Los Angeles, CA
8:45-10:30 PMLet’s DANCE! With DJ Royal

Yellow Room

9:00-9:50 AMFreedom from the Bondage of Self: Step 3
10:00-10:50 AMWomen’s Panel
11:00-11:50 AMYou Are Not Alone: Loneliness in Sobriety and How to Stop Isolating
12:00-12:50 PMAA Meeting – Discovery
1:00-1:50 PMDetaching with Love: Freedom from Codependency through the 12 Steps (AA and other Fellowships)
2:00-2:50 PMTerminal Uniqueness: Stopping the Relapse Cycle
3:00-3:50 PMIndigenous Panel
4:00-4:50 PMIntimacy and Relationships: What It Was Like and What It’s Like Now
5:00-5:50 PMNewcomers Panel
8:45-11:00 PMOpen Mic Acoustic Lounge

Blue Room

9:00-9:50 AMContinous and Contented Sobriety (Longtimer’s Panel)
10:00-10:50 AMAA Meeting
11:00-11:50 AMAl-Anon Panel: Happy Joyous and Free
12:00-12:50 PMSpirituality Has No Past: The Power of Right Now
1:00-1:50 PMLGBTQIA+ Panel
2:00-2:50 PMYou Cannot Keep What You Do Not Give Away (Sponsorship/Service Panel)
3:00-3:50 PMMove and Meditate
4:00-4:50 PMLife on Life’s Terms: Acceptance
5:00-5:50 PMAl-Anon Meeting

Bodine Family Hall – Main Stage

8:00-8:50 AMPancake Breakfast
9:00-9:50 AMAl-Anon Spiritual Speaker – Owen H., North Area Delegate, Lower Mainland, BC
10:00-10:50 AMAA Spirtual Speaker – Sarah C., Palo Alto, CA
11:00-11:50 AMClosing Remarks, Gratitude and Serenity Prayer
NoonClean-up and Take Down

Blue Room

8:00-8:50 AMConscious Contact – Meditation Meeting