2017-10-06 District Meeting

Please join us in serving the district to further the Al-Anon mission from 5:15 PM to 6:15 PM at King of Kings, 2685 Packard Rd, Ann Arbor. You are welcome to join after 5:15 PM if necessary.

Agenda

  • Someone to take minutes
  • Open with Serenity Prayer
  • Introductions
  • Treasurer’s report – Jan A
  • Minutes from past meetings
  • Items to discuss
    • TBD
  • Reports
    • District Representative – Cheryl B
    • Alternate DR – Carl S
    • Web Admin – Bryan T
    • LDC Liaison – Diane B
    • Group Records – Julie S
    • Alateen – Robin R
    • Hotline – Marilyn F
    • Open Speaker Series – Annie J
  • Other business
  • Next meeting 2017-11-18
  • 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’.

2017-10-06 Website Forum after District Meeting

The District 5 Web Admin would like to cordially invite you to share your thoughts on the direction of the website. There will be a short presentation of goals, capabilities, and guiding principles of the website design that the Website Committee has agreed upon. Afterward, the committee would like to hear from you, including but not limited to: feature requests, bug reports, prioritization of tasks, colors and fonts, and the mission.

Please note that this forum will directly follow the district meeting at King of Kings Church, 2685 Packard St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104.

2017-10-14 Michigan AFG Fall Assembly

All GR’s can vote at this state level meeting and are encouraged to attend or send someone else to represent your meeting. Area officers are elected at this meeting. Registration opens at 9:00AM; new GR orientation begins at 9:40 AM, and the Assembly starts at 10:00 AM. There is a $7 fee that includes continental breakfast and lunch. Attendance is free for Alateens. Park in the front lot.

Contact Cheryl B to carpool at districtrep@afgdistrict5.org. They will meet at 7:00 AM at the Walmart on Ellsworth in Ypsilanti.

You may download or view a pdf version of the flyer that is suitable for printing and distribution.

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’.

Meeting Support Requests

Wednesday 7:30 PM, Courage to Be Me Alataeen at Zion Lutheran Church, 1502 W Liberty St, Ann Arbor, MI Needs additional adults to supervise meeting in accordance with new Area guidelines. Please contact Robin R.
Thursday 8:00 PM, Serenity Through Recovery at First United Methodist, 417 Charles St, Belleville, MI
Saturday 9:30 AM, First Things First Saturday Morning AFG at Friends of Little House, 802 N River St, Ypsilanti, MI
Sunday 8:00 PM, Changing Directions Al-Anon AFG at Local 898 Union Hall, 8975 Textile Road, Ypsilanti, MI
Monday 7:30 PM, Twelve Step AFG at Washtenaw Alano Club, 995 N. Maple Rd. Ann Arbor, MI