The NENY 2022 Area 48 Convention will be a Hybrid Conference. The Area 48 Technology Committee will provide a state-of-the-art Conference Platform.
Excellent area Shopping
Great lounges at the Holiday Inn
Poughkeepsie Restaurants
Great Fitness Facility too

We are confident that you will find the 2022 NENY Area 48 Convention both enlightening and rewarding.

AA’s Three Legacies – Our Common Solution

The Three Legacies of AA are: recovery, unity and service.

  • The suggestions for recovery are the Twelve Steps;
  • The suggestions for achieving unity are the Twelve Traditions;
  • The suggestions for service are described in Twelve Concepts for World Service, The AA Service Manual and Alcoholics Anonymous Comes of Age.

Panels

Be prepared for some great convention panels. We are working on including a knowledgeable and entertaining group of speakers for our panels.

Workshops

We are confident that the workshops we’re putting together will make your convention experience valuable.

Speakers

Speakers make up a core component of our panels and meetings. You will not be disappointed.

Hospitality

Our hospitality room will be well staffed and stocked with great food, treats, and beverages. You’ll enjoy the camaraderie and making new friendships.

YPAA

Young people in AA are always an integral part of an Area 48 convention.

Long Timers

It’s always great to see and hear from old timers. Please make sure you indicate so in your registration (25 years+).

Literature

Our Literature Chair has plans to make available a wide range of conference approved literature and materials.

Grapevine

Please stop by our Grapevine Display area / table. You’ll find a wealth of information about the Grapevine itself and various offers available.

Archives

A.A. and area 48 history make up important parts of our recovery. We’ll make sure that you have an opportunity to learn more…..

Entertainment

Hold onto you hats and get ready for some engaging entertainment.

Al-anon

Al-Anon is providing a complete program across all 3 days which should make our convention more well-rounded.

Virtual Meetings

A number of Panels, Workshops, and Speakers will be available via Zoom for those unable to participate in person. Check the program.