2018-02-10 Open Speaker Meeting

Ellen F shares her experience, strength, and hope at First Presbyterian Church of Ann Arbor on Saturday, February 10, 2018 from 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. You may download a full sheet PDF or half sheet PDF flyer for printing and posting. Parking is available on-site.

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.

2018-01-13 Open Speaker Meeting

Chuck G shares his experience, strength, and hope at First Presbyterian Church of Ann Arbor on Saturday, January 13, 2018 from 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Flyers will be posted at a later date. You may download a full sheet PDF or half sheet PDF flyer for printing and posting. Parking is available on-site.

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.

2018-01-06 District Meeting

We need to elect a new District Representative (DR) and Alternate DR. 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. You are welcome to join after 11:00 AM if necessary.

Agenda

  • Someone to take minutes
  • Open with Serenity Prayer
  • Introductions
  • Treasurer’s report – Jan A
  • Minutes from past meeting
  • Items to discuss
    • Elections: District Representative and Alternate District Representative
    • Vacant positions: AIS and Public Outreach
    • Intimacy Open Speaker Meeting
    • Childcare information and survey
  • Reports
    • District Representative (DR) – Vacant
    • Alternate DR – Vacant
    • 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’.

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).

2017 Holiday Notices

Changes/cancellations, which are listed below, will be noted on the meeting calendar. Please notify groupchanges@afgdistrict5.org if your group adjusts its schedule.

  • Canceled – Monday, December 25, 2017, 8:00 PM Keep it Simple at Presbyterian Church, 300 North Washington St, Ypsilanti.
  • Canceled – Wednesday, December 27, 2017, 8:00 PM New Directions at Dawn Farm, 6633 Stony Creek Rd, Ypsilanti
  • Confirmed – Monday, January 1 2018, 8:00 PM Keep it Simple at Presbyterian Church, 300 North Washington St, Ypsilanti

This list will be updated promptly when changes are received via email requests. A meeting is confirmed if a representative contacts groupchanges@afgdistrict5.org to state that the meeting is scheduled to occur; however, the District does not provide a guarantee that members will attend any meetings including confirmed meetings.

Thank You from Georgia

Georgia would like to thank everyone for sending birthday cards to her celebrating her 100 year milestone back in June. Thank you Georgia for being a part of our Al-Anon family, and thank you for sharing the picture with us.