2018-03-17 District Meeting

Please join us in serving the district to further the Al-Anon mission from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM at King of Kings, 2685 Packard Rd, Ann Arbor. We are still seeking a new District Representative (DR) and Alternate DR. You are welcome to join after 11:00 AM if necessary.


  • Open with Serenity Prayer
  • Read Twelve Concepts of Service
  • Introductions
  • Minutes from past meeting
  • New District Meeting voting policy – Each registered group may assign only one individual per District Meeting who may vote. Officers that are not voting on behalf of a group at the District Meeting may also vote.
  • AWSC report – Jan A
  • Treasurer’s report – Jan A
  • Items to discuss
    • Elections: District Representative and Alternate District Representative
    • Michigan AFG Spring Assembly June 9, 9 AM – 3 PM, 1075 W Monroe Rd, St Louis, MI
    • Assign representative to report back on Assembly
    • Propose District Meetings: Saturday, June 16, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM, Saturday, Aug 18, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM, and Saturday, November 17, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    • Vacant positions: Public Outreach
    • Intimacy Open Speaker Meeting – Richard
    • Childcare information gathered from A2WG – Spencer
    • Determine what qualifies for inclusion as an announcement in our district
    • Review if Alateen still needs the basket out/passed around for donations at this time
  • Reports
    • District Representative (DR) – Vacant
    • Alternate DR – Vacant
    • Alateen – Robin R
    • AIS – Diane B
    • LDC Liaison – Diane B
    • Group Records – Julie S
    • Information Phone – Marilyn F
    • Open Speaker Series – Annie J
    • Public Outreach – Vacant
    • Secretary – Bryan T
      • Should we craft District 5 Bylaws
    • Web Admin – Bryan T
      • Email structure
  • Other business
  • Next meeting TBD by new DR or by motion
  • Close with the Al-Anon Declaration

    Let It Begin With Me.
    When anyone, anywhere,
    reaches out for help – let the hand of
    Al-Anon and Alateen always be there, and
    Let It Begin With Me.

CLOSED: This meeting of Al-Anon is closed to the public. Closed meetings are for anyone whose personal life is or has been deeply affected by close contact with a problem drinker. If you are interested in Al-Anon/Alateen or wish to observe as a student or professional, we welcome you to attend one of our meetings designated as ‘open’.