17th Annual National Archives Workshop

Area 21 and District 19 want to invite you all to the 17th Annual National Alcoholics Anonymous Archives Workshop in Springfield Illinois.

When: September 12-15th 2013

Where: Hilton Hotel 700 E Adams Street, Springfield, IL. Call (217) 789-1530 for reservations

Transportation: The St. Louis or Springfield Airports are the most convenient locations to fly into. A shuttle is available out of St. Louis to Springfield at a rate of $60 per person. Call Bart Shuttle at (800) 284-2278 More info can be found at bartshuttle.com.

Archive Displays: Please contact us if you are planning on bringing an Archives display. A secure area will be set up for District, Area, or Intergroup Archives. No private collections please. Please email johnnieh092401@aol.com for arrangements.

Lincoln Library and Museum: Located just a few blocks from the hotel is the Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum. Additional information on rates and tours can be found here. The Wednesday before or Thursday during the day would be the best time to see it and not conflict with the workshop schedule.

Need more Information: Contact Connie S. at (618) 304-7557 or Johnnie H. at (309) 712-2190

“We are trying to build up extensive records which will be of value to a future historian...”

“It is highly important that the factual material be placed in our files in such a way that there can be no substantial distortion...”

“We want to keep enlarging on this idea for the sake of the full length history to come...”

Bill W., 1957