Saturday, 8 June 2019

August 9-10-11 SAA NYC retreat in Morristown, NJ U.S.A.

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August 9-10-11

Registration (Current Availability is 70 People) - Monday, June 3rd
We highly recommend you to register ASAP, as we experience a very high level of registrations in the first few days, till we got SOLD OUT.

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LATE CANCELLATION: WE CAN ONLY REFUND YOU, IF YOU CANCEL AT LEAST MORE THAN 7 DAYS BEFORE AUGUST 9TH (so by August 2). After that, unfortunately, no refund will be possible.

Important Information
August 9/11, 2019

Loyola Retreat House
161 James St, Morristown, NJ

Everyone will be in a single room (AC is upon availability)

If you arrive on Saturday morning, the cost is: $200 (Include all meals, materials, transportation, and 1 overnight stay)
If you arrive on Friday afternoon, the cost is: $260 (Include all meals, materials, transportation, and 2 overnight stays)

The Retreat Porgram:
There will be Two parallel tracks this year.

Track A) 12 STEP TRACK: you will guide or be guided by someone through the 12-Steps (suggested for those new to the program). This is the same program using the past years.

Track B) WORKSHOPS TRACK: you will attend workshops based on recovery topics. 

Workshops might include conversations about: 
The 3 circles, understand sobriety, sexual anorexia, 
sponsor vs sponsee, 
sober dating, 
mental health in our program, 
the people outside our program etc.

The final program will be announced at the end of June/Beginning of July.

Both tracks will include Yoga, Meditation and Fellowship activity to do as one group. 

What to bring
Phone charger, medications, toothbrush, toothpaste, deodorant, sunscreen, glasses, sunglasses, contact lens solutions, iPad/computer charger. 

Drivers and Carpoolers will all depart from Starbucks at 31st street and 7th avenue.
Meeting time Friday August 9th at 4PM
Meeting time Saturday August 10th at 8:30am. (Same location)

Expected time to get to the Loyola Center from Manhattan
Friday ride will be 1 Hour and 30 minutes (due to traffic)
Saturday ride will take 50 minutes

Dinner on Friday
Dinner on Friday night will be served at 7PM. If you arrive driving solo or by train, please schedule accordingly. If you arrive later than 7 pm we won't be able to accomodate food for you that night, unfortunately.
If you arrive on Saturday morning, your first meal will be Lunch (not breakfast) so please plan accordingly.

If you are following the TRACK A and you are willing to be a temporary sponsor during the weekend, we ask that you have at least 90 days of sobriety from your bottom lines/inner circle and have worked steps 1-8 and done at least one amends (step 9).

What time does the retreat end? 
We will be leaving the Loyola Center in Morristown (NJ) on Sunday afternoon around 4.30 pm.

When will I be home? 
We will be back at St Francis by 6:30PM. Some drivers go to Brooklyn, upper Manhattan, Rockland, and New Jersey and may be able to drop you off a lot closer to your home. 

Text James M at 917.655.6760 or email him at