Please join us as we celebrate recovery with staff, family and friends with a weekend of self-reflection, spiritual rejuvenation, food and fun! With the exception of the Friday morning hike, all Anniversary Weekend activities will be held on the Betty Ford Center campus. Betty Ford Center 39000 Bob Hope Drive Rancho Mirage, CA 92270 Schedule of Events Friday, November 8 7:30 a.m. Serenity Hike Enter the spiritual realm of nature and be transformed by the beauty of the desert. Wellness manager Jennifer Dewey will lead the journey that includes hiking, sage cleansing, a meditation ceremony, qigong and a recovery meeting. Cost is $50 and includes admission to the canyon, guided hike and picnic lunch. 4:30-6:30 p.m. Alumni Reception A tradition that brings fellow alumni, friends, family and staff together for a memorable homecoming. There is no charge for the reception. 6:45-8:30 p.m. Medallion Ceremony Gather with patients, alumni, friends, family and staff to commemorate 37 years of sobriety milestones. There is no charge for this ceremony. Saturday, November 9 9-10 a.m. Alumni Panel Meeting—AA, NA, Al-Anon and Children's Program sharing There is no charge for this panel meeting. 10:15-11:45 a.m. State of the Center Message Presentation highlighting the future expansion of the Betty Ford Center. Presented by Christopher Yadron, PhD, Vice President of the West/Administrator. There is no charge for this session. Noon-1 p.m. Alumni Luncheon Cost is $25; tickets must be purchased in advance. 1-2 p.m. Workshop: The Shape of Spirituality Spiritual Care Professional Margaret Ehry will guide us in an exploration of the shape of our spiritual life. Cost is $30 2:15-3:15 p.m. Workshop: Your True Self Addiction Counselor George Ferguson will help us bring our authentic selves out from behind the masks we have created. Cost is $30 6-7 p.m. Alumni Reception At the end of a busy day, relax and join alumni, friends, family and staff for food, fun and fellowship. There is no charge for the reception. 7-10 p.m. Alumni Celebration Dinner A celebratory evening of togetherness, gratitude and hope for family, friends and staff of the Betty Ford Center. This special evening includes dinner and recovery shares celebrating the voice of our alumni in a festive tent on the Betty Ford Center grounds. Register Early! Space is Limited! Cost: $125 Sunday, November 10 9-10:30 a.m. Sunday Farewell Brunch Cost is $30 Questions? Contact Alumni Relations at 1-760-773-4326 or 1-760-773-4115. Cancellation Policy: A full refund will be provided for cancellations received prior to November 1. No refunds will be granted after November 1. Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation Photo Policy: By attending this public event, I hereby grant the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation the right to use and publish photographs and videos of me, or in which I may be included, for editorial trade, advertising, and any other purpose and in any manner and medium and to alter the same without restriction. I hereby release the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation and its legal representatives and assigns for all claims and liability relating to said photographs and videos.