Dear Friends,

You are cordially invited to the West Central Regional Forum to be held the weekend of September 8-10, 2017 at the Holiday Inn City Centre, in Sioux Falls, South Dakota located at 100 W. 8th Street, Sioux Falls, SD, 57104. Telephone Number: 605.330.0454.  Representatives of the General Service Board and members of the General Service Office and Grapevine staff will be present at the Forum to share experience, respond to questions and hear suggestions.  It will be a weekend of lively participation for all concerned.

Registration begins at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, September 8, 2017. The Orientation for First-time Attendees is at 6:30 p.m. and the opening session starts at 7:00 p.m. on Friday. The Forum closes promptly at noon on Sunday, September 10, 2017.  There is no registration fee for the Forum.  There will be simultaneous translation available from English to Spanish. We want all A.A. members to be able to participate regardless of language.

Forum Registration: You may register for the Regional Forum by filing out the Forum Registration Form and mailing it to G.S.O. or you can register online at: All persons registering online must include their full name and postal address.  Online Forum registrations must be received at G.S.O. before September 4, 2017 in order to be processed.  If you miss the deadline, we welcome on-site registration.  It is not necessary to call G.S.O. to pre-register but your advance registration greatly helps our planning.

Hotel Reservations at the Holiday Inn City Centre can be reserved by one of the following methods:

  • By postal mail, by completing the Hotel Reservation Form and mailing it no later than August 8, 2017, attention: Reservations Department.

In order to get the special room rate, be sure to register for your hotel accommodation no later than August 8, 2017.

If you have any questions about this Regional Forum, feel free to Email:

We are looking forward to seeing you in Sioux Falls. 

Sincerely yours,


Steve S.
Steve S.,
Regional Forums Coordinator
Terry Bedient
Terry Bedient
General Service Board Chairperson
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