"Healthy Relationships"
to Aug 12

"Healthy Relationships"

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The Greater Chicago/Milwaukee SLAA Fellowship's 2nd Annual Retreat

Open to all 'S" fellows. Registration is limited to 35 people. Register now to reserve your space.

REGISTER ONLINE or download the registration form and submit by mail.

Payment Options
Retreat cost = $198 (includes 2 nights, 6 meals and private bed and bathroom). Please also consider making an optional donation to the scholarship fund.

  • Pay via Venmo @Augustine-Fellowship (Please add 2018 Retreat in the notes section)
  • Check/Money Order/Cashier's Check (made payable to GCMSI, PO Box 14071, Chicago, IL 60614)
  • In need of scholarship (please contact a co-chair ASAP at mailroom@slaa.org or 312-725-9918)

DEADLINE: All registration, payments and scholarship contributions must be postmarked by August 7, 2018. Payments are nonrefundable after the registration deadline. 

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11:30 AM11:30

Sharing One’s Experience, Strength & Hope: The Role of the Sponsor

Chicago West SLAA Intergroup presents:
Sharing One’s Experience, Strength & Hope: The Role of the Sponsor

Open to all “S-Group” members:  Both “new” & experienced sponsors, individuals interested in becoming sponsors, and individuals interested in learning how to work an effective recovery program. 

  • Share your experience of what has worked and has not worked both as a sponsor and as a sponsee in a 12-Step Program of Recovery.
  • Learn the specifics of “how to sponsor” including establishing ground rules, assigning readings/homework, and one-on-one work.
  • Learn the components of an effective 12-Step Program of Recovery.
  • Learn about tools and resources available to sponsors.

11:30 am to 12:00 pm (Registration/Lunch)
12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (Workshop - Starts Promptly)

  • 7th Tradition donation is suggested but not required to cover food, beverages, and handouts.
  • $10 (Lunch + Workshop) $5 (Workshop only)
  • Please register at https://www.chicagowestslaa.org/events.html
  • Convenient by public transportation; parking is available for free at church parking lot.
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2018 All-S Summer Retreat
to Jun 3

2018 All-S Summer Retreat

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2018 All-S Summer Retreat
Uncharted Territory
Relinquishing Our Will to Our Higher Power

Download retreat pamphlet.

This retreat is open to members of all S-Fellowships and supportive partners 

Registration Closes May 18

Register & pay online, including with PayPal https://sites.google.com/view/summersretreat18

Pay with PayPal at paypal.me/sobershannon 

All registration information kept confidential.

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SCA Day of Recovery
10:00 AM10:00

SCA Day of Recovery

SCA-Chicago presents the 2018 Day of Recovery: The 3A's of Recovery

Unity of Chicago
1925 W Thome, Chicago 60660

Guest speakers from the greater S fellowship
Unique workshops and activities

$20 in advance
$25 at the door

Lunch is included with pre-purchased tickets

Visit sca-chicago.org for more information.



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10:30 AM10:30

"Get Back to Basics" Workshop for Sex and Love Addicts

For anyone interested in recovering from sex and/or love addiction by working the 12 Steps as described in Alcoholics Anonymous (AA’s Big Book) and SLAA & SAA texts

For individuals--both beginning recovery and experienced in 12-Step Recovery from Sex and Love Addiction--can benefit. Participants will:

  • Work all 12 Steps in a 5-hour workshop.
  • Learn about each of the 12-Steps by use of key passages from on AA’s Big Book, SLAA, SAA , and other S-Group Texts .

  • Learn from the *Back to Basics Workshop (developed by Wally P. for AA) but adapted to the

  •  There will be a 1-hour “working” lunch break. Lunch will be provided.

  • A $10 donation is suggested but not required to cover food, beverages, and handouts.

  • Convenient by public transportation; parking is available in free church parking lot.

  • Contact mailroom@ChicagoWestSLAA.org for more information. 

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to Jan 1

2017 All-S Winter Retreat

"There is a Common Solution"
Recovering through the Twelve Steps

Based on the Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous

This retreat is open to members of all S-Fellowships and supportive partners.

Registration closes Friday, Dec. 15

For more information and to register, download the flyer or contact:
Co-Chairs Nate D. (773) 941-0130 or Karyn M. (773) 330-5692
Email: chicago.s.retreat@gmail.com 


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"Turning Over a New Leaf"
11:00 AM11:00

"Turning Over a New Leaf"

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The Greater Chicago/Milwaukee SLAA Intergroup presents the 2017 Fall Gathering "Turning over a New Leaf."

Payment options include pre-paid tickets or pay at door.

Pre-paid tickets (available until Tues, Nov. 14):
- Intergroup ticket reps will be selling tickets at local SLAA meetings (cash only)
- Online payment available via Venmo.com or the Venmo app. When logged on, please send payment to "Augustine-Fellowship." After payment has been confirmed, please send an email to slaafallgathering@gmail.com for confirmation and further information.

Pay at door (Sat., Nov 18):
- You may purchase a ticket on the day of the event for $20 (cash only).

All S members are welcome. Lunch will be served. Please notify event-co-chairs at slaafallgathering@gmail.com with any dietary restrictions.

Download the Fall Gathering flyer.

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11:00 AM11:00

The 2016 All-S Fall Gathering: Creating Healthy Relationships

All "S" fellowship members are welcome for a day of leads and workshops centered around different types of relationships (ex. dating, committed partnerships, higher power, self care and others). Lunch is included with optional fellowship following.

$15 for ticket or RSVP by Sept 8; $20 after deadline. RSVP or send electronic ticket payment via Paypal or Venmo to slaafallgathering@gmail.com. Only cash payment will be accepted the day of the event.


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