2017-11-11 Area World Service Committee

“Where Michigan Al-Anon takes care of business!”

Held 2017-11-11 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM at Church of Christ, 1075 W Monroe Rd, St Louis, MI.

All Al-Anon/Alateen members are invited to attend. This meeting is served by a potluck lunch so please bring something to share for lunch or continental breakfast. Get Involved!!! -When I got busy, I got better!!!

This meeting is attended by the Area officers, the Area coordinators, the District representatives, AIS/LDC Liaisons, and any member who may be interested. Please be prepared with any questions/comments that you might have.

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’.

2017-11-18 District Meeting

Please join us in serving the district to further the Al-Anon mission from 10:45 AM to 12:45 PM at King of Kings, 2685 Packard Rd, Ann Arbor. You are welcome to join after 10:45 AM if necessary.

Agenda

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

2017-11-18 Gratitude Day

Gratitude Day Flyer

Please join members of the District in expressing gratitude from 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM at King of Kings, 2685 Packard Rd, Ann Arbor. There will be a speaker, shares from members, and snacks. Please bring a light snack to share. If you are interested in speaking, please contact Diane B at literature@afgdistrict5.org. Please download and distribute the flyer.

OPEN: This meeting is open to the public and welcomes everyone interested in Al-Anon/Alateen, including those who wish to observe as a student or professional.

Conference Approved Literature on Sale

Until December 31, the following 3 pieces are on sale for only $6, which is 50% off or more:

  • B-05 Al-Anon Family Groups – Classic Edition (originally $12)
  • B-30 Discovering Choices (originally $15)
  • B-31 Many Voices – One Journey (originally $16).

Meeting Support Requests

Wednesday 8:00 PM, New Directions at Dawn Farm, 6633 Stony Creek Rd, Ypsilanti, MI
Wednesday 7:30 PM, Courage to Be Me Alataeen at Zion Lutheran Church, 1502 W Liberty St, Ann Arbor, MI Needs additional adults to sponsor the meeting in accordance with new Area guidelines. Please contact Robin R.
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