Summer Conference

May 24th and 25th, 2019
Norwood Hotel
112 Marion Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba



All A.A. / Al-Anon meetings are OPEN. All are welcome to attend!

The River City Summer Conference (formerly Back to Basics Summer Conference), has been in operation since 2010 with a rotating committee of volunteers. This annual conference is held in Winnipeg, Manitoba in an effort to carry the message of recovery to the alcoholic who still suffers. Programming such as guest speakers, workshops, and panel are provided throughout the weekend for members of Alcoholics Anonymous, Al-Anon and other guests. This event is open to the public and all enquiries are welcome.

  • Special Guest A.A. Speakers
  • Special Guest Al-Anon Speaker
  • A.A. Recovery Panel
  • A.A./Al-Anon Surrender Workshop
  • Call-up meeting Saturday


  • 6:30 PM Registration opens
  • 8:00 PM A.A. Speaker - Trish L. (from Vancouver, BC)
  • 10:00 PM Call-Up Meeting


  • 8:30 AM Registration opens
  • 9:30 AM A.A. Speaker - Don M. (from Winnipeg, MB)
  • 11:00 AM Al-Anon Speaker - Jenny P-W (from Thunder Bay, ON)
  • Noon Lunch (on your own)
  • 1:30 PM A.A. Recovery Panel - “The 12 Steps”
  • 3:00 PM Al-Anon/A.A “Surrender” Workshop - Jenny & Michael
  • 4:00 PM Call-Up Meeting
  • 5:00 PM Break for Supper (on your own)
  • 7:30 PM Opening Announcements / Sobriety Countdown
  • 8:00 PM A.A. Speaker - Michael D. (from Sioux Falls, SD)
  • 9:30 Fellowship


Tickets $2500

Telephone: Kam S. 204-269-1212
Email: info@rivercitysummerconference.com


Norwood Hotel

112 Marion Street

Please book early, limited rooms available.

For reservations or more information to accommodate your needs, please contact:

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