Back to Basics

"Changing the World--One Life at a Time" 

Presented by:

Wally P.:  (Tucson, AZ) Archivist, Historian and Author 

Special Guest

James Houck:  (Timonium, MD) 96 years old, 67 years sober (12-12-34)

James is back!!!  After a pacemaker implant in December 2001 that saved his life,  James will be returning to New London, CT to describe, once again, the spiritual roots of the Twelve-Step movement.
Saturday, May 25, 2002

Madry Church

25 Manwaring Street, New London, CT  06320

 I-95 to EXIT 83, South onto BRIGGS ST, Slight Left onto VAUXHALL, Right onto LEDYARD, Left onto BROAD ST, Right onto WILLIAMS, Slight Left onto MANWARING

 Take ALL Twelve Steps in Four One-Hour Sessions 

Saturday Morning,  9:00 - 9:30 AM

 l Registration / Introductions

 Saturday Morning,  9:30 - 10:30 AM

 l Beginners' Meeting - Session 1~~Steps 1, 2 + 3

 Saturday Morning,  11:00 AM - 12:00 Noon

 l Beginners' Meeting - Session 2~~Steps 4 + 5

 Saturday Afternoon,  12:00 Noon - 2:00 PM

 l (Lunch Break)

 l 5th with "Sponsor"

Saturday Afternoon,  2:00 - 3:00 PM

 l Beginners' Meeting - Session 3 ~~Steps 6, 7, 8 + 9

 Saturday Afternoon,  3:00 - 3:30 PM

 l Practice Eleventh Step / Write Guidance

 Saturday Afternoon,  3:30 - 4:30 PM

 l Beginners' Meeting - Session 4~~Steps 10, 11 + 12

 l Share Guidance

 l Become a "Life Changer"

Saturday Afternoon,  5:00 - 6:00 PM

 l James Houck tells "his story"


 Back to Basics is an "original" A.A. meeting format from the mid 1940's.  Anyone seeking a spiritual way of life is welcome to attend and take the Twelve Steps along with us.

 Donation: $10.00  (to cover expenses, cost of handouts and sobriety cards)

Free  (to anyone in a half-way house or treatment center)

Hosted by:  Back to Basics Group (A.A.)  New London, CT

 Contact: David S. at (860) 691-1986 or Jeff J. at (860) 444-9030