WSLD XXXV

Greetings Service Enthusiast!

The Rio Grande Region of Narcotics Anonymous is hosting this years event in Albuquerque, New Mexico on October 22nd-24th, 2021, at the Albuquerque Airport Sheraton.

We are still planning a live event but please check back for updated or CLICK HERE for updated New Mexico Public Health Orders.

If you want to get involved please send an email to wsld2021abq@gmail.com 

Click here for registration and merchandise

Tentative Schedule and List of Topics and Events  for WSLD 2021 (this is not a final draft but should be good to let your service bodies know what will be offered)

Thursday, October 21, 2021

  • 7:00pm – 8:30pm – Recovery meeting
  • 5:30pm – 6:30pm – Welcome reception

Friday, October 22, 2021

  • 12:00pm – 2:00pm
  • Professionals Panel 1 (Treatment, Medical)
  •  IT Basics
  • 2:30pm – 4:30pm
  • Professionals Panel 2 (Law Enforcement, City Government)
  • Effective Report Writing
  • 2:30pm – 4:30pm -Western States Zonal Forum meeting
  • 6:00pm – 7:30pm-Speaker Meeting
  • 9:00pm – 10:00pm -WSLD Pre-Bid Meeting

Saturday, October 23, 2021

8:30am – 9:30am

  • Taking Our Message into Correctional Facilities on Virtual Platform
  • Issue Discussion Topic: Welcoming All Members
  • Virtual and Hybrid Conventions & Events – Tools & Lessons Learned

9:45am – 10:45am

  • Who’s on First? Areas, Regions and Zones Taking the Initiative on Service Delivery
  • Self-Support: A Broad Discussion
  • Utilizing G Suite in the Service Realm

11:00am – noon

  • Processes and Tools for Engaging the Fellowship in Planning
  • Fellowship Intellectual Property Trust (FIPT)
  • Virtual & Hybrid Meetings – Tools & Lessons Learned

1:30pm – 2:30pm

  • Sponsorship Behind the Walls:  how we do it and how you can too
  • Covid Lessons Learned – Applications for Non-Pandemic Times
  • Amor Sin Fronteras

2:45pm – 3:45pm

  • Probation & Parole Reentry Programs
  • Literature Studies & Step Work (Baja Son motion) This will be a Bi-lingual (Spanish-English) Presentation
  • Schools & Early Intervention Programs

4:00pm – 5:00pm

  • Using Our Resources Responsibly: Task-Based and Workgroup-Based Service
  •  RD/ZD Roundtable Discussion
  • Virtual & Hybrid Meetings – Tools & Lessons Learned

6:30pm – 7:30pm -Recap of our favorite new information

8:00pm – 9:30pm -Speaker Meeting

Sunday, October 24, 2021

  • 7:30 – 8:30am Recovery Meeting
  • 9:00am – 10:00am – NAWS Update
  • 10:15am – 1:15pm – WSLD Annual Business Meeting