Don’t Miss Out! RI State Convention Is Fast Approaching! Register Now!

The Convention will be held on February 10-12, 2023 at the Marriott Newport, RI.

Events include:

        • speaker and marathon meetings(AA & Al Anon)
        • afternoon and evening entertainment
        • hospitality rooms
        • yoga and meditation workshops
        • sobriety countdown
        • great fellowship

Don’t miss out and Register Now!

        • space is limited and ALL registrations will stop once we get to 650 participants
        • early registration benefit:  for every meal purchased before January 10th, all participants will be entered into a raffle to win a FREE Registration to Convention 2024!! Two winners will be chosen and announced at the Saturday night meeting


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Mail in Registration

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Hotel Registration

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2023 RI State Convention Registration Is Now Open!

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2022-09-24T10:46:31-04:00Convention Committee, News|

Save The Date! February 10 – 12, 2023! Rhode Island State Convention!

Join the fun! The Convention Committee is currently planning the 2023 Rhode Island State Convention. Volunteers needed! Next hybrid meeting is Wednesday, May 4!

Who:          Convention Committee

What:         2023 Rhode Island State Convention

When:        Wednesday, May 4, 7 PM

Where:      Hybrid Meeting

Area Office

3649 Post Rd

Warwick, RI 02886

Zoom Meeting ID 973 8763 7025

Password: Area61

The Committee is planning a fantastic weekend!

  • Newport Marriott
  • AA speaker meetings
  • Marathon meetings
  • Live entertainment
  • Al Anon meeting
  • And much, much more

**Contact Steve L, Convention Chairperson at  with questions.

2022-04-29T06:27:09-04:00Convention Committee|

Visit The Service Committee Tables At The Convention!

Download Service Committee Schedule
2022-02-01T11:09:27-05:00Convention Committee|

Having Trouble Locating The Convention Program On

Having trouble locating the Convention Program on Look at the images below and match the one that fits your device. If you are on a phone, hit the down arrow on  ‘Area 61 Convention’ and ‘Area 61 2022 Convention Program’ option appears. If you are on a laptop or tablet, place your cursor over ‘Area 61 Convention’ and ‘Area 61 2022 Convention Program’ appears.

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If you are still having difficulty please use this link for the Convention Program.

Link To Convention Program On
2022-01-21T07:48:08-05:00Convention Committee|

Now Available! 2022 Rhode Island Convention Program!

The Convention Committee is proud to present the program of events for the 2022 Rhode Island Convention. The Committee also invites all who have not registered to attend or purchased their meals to do so now.

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Download Convention Program
2022-01-14T06:06:06-05:00Convention Committee|

2022 Rhode Island Area Convention Fast Approaching!

The 2022 Rhode Island Area Convention is only five weeks away! February 11 – 13 at the Newport Marriott! Attendance is limited! Do not miss this opportunity! Support the Convention Committee! Register to attend, purchase meals and reserve one of the few remaining hotel rooms.

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2022-01-07T06:25:38-05:00Convention Committee|

Attention All Groups!! Help Support The Convention Hospitality Room! Reserve Your Time Slot

The Convention Committee is seeking groups who are willing to provide selected food and beverage items at specific times times to keep the 2022 RI State Convention Hospitality Room stocked for the entire event.

The Hospitality Room is a place where anyone can rest between events, catch up with friends and meet new people. Grab some fruit, eat a snack or get a cup of coffee.

The Committee needs multiple groups supplying different items for each time slot. Select a food item from the list below and a time slot from the list below and submit your selections to with your group name and contact information. You will be contacted to confirm your selections and provide delivery instructions.

Download Food List

Download Hospitality Room Time Slots
2021-12-04T05:50:57-05:00Convention Committee|

Reminder! Scholarships Available For 2022 Rhode Island State Convention! Apply Now!

The Convention Committee, through the generosity of the Area 61 membership, is making available a limited number of Convention Scholarships to the 2022 Area 61 Convention via a lottery system.  A Convention Scholarship is a Registration fee paid to the Registrar in the name of a scholarship recipient or granted to an applicant out of the scholarship funds that give that recipient total access to all meetings for the entire weekend.  These scholarships are intended for those individuals who would not otherwise be able to attend the Convention.

Individuals who wish to apply for a scholarship may do so by filling out the form below. Those who have questions or who wish to apply themselves should email their name, email address and home group(if you have one) to

Apply Now!
2022-01-28T16:41:38-05:00Convention Committee|

Tickets Are Going Fast! Attendance Is Limited! Register Now For The RI State Convention

The Rhode Island State Convention is being held at the Newport Marriott on February 11 – 13, 2022. Attendance is limited to 600 only. Usual attendance is over 1000. Don’t delay!

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2021-11-05T05:50:15-04:00Convention Committee|
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