2018-12-01 District Meeting (Time Change)

Please join us in serving the district to further the Al-Anon mission from 10:30 AM to 12:00 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 10:30 AM if necessary. Please email the District 5 Secretary to add items to the agenda.

Agenda

  • 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.
  • Fall Assembly report – Nancy B
  • Treasurer’s report – Jan A
  • AWSC Report – Sunshine
  • Items to discuss
    • Elections: District Representative and Alternate District Representative
    • Elect voting representative to attend next AWSC 1075 West Monroe Road (M 46), St. Louis, MI
    • Vacant positions: Information Phone (2019), Public Outreach
    • Decide 2019 District Meeting schedule
    • Tuesday-Friday Morning Serenity AFG questions regarding liability waiver for parents and liability of caregivers – Shoshana E
  • 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
    • Web Admin – Melinda K
  • Other business
  • Next meeting TBD
  • 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’.

2018-11-10 Open Speaker Meeting (Corrected Time on Flyer)

An Al-Anon member, Kathleen M, shares their experience, strength, and hope at First Presbyterian Church of Ann Arbor on Saturday, November 10, 2018 from 1:00 PM – 2:00 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.

2018-11-10 Area World Service Committee (AWSC)

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

Held 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 review and print relevant documents including minutes from the last AWSC meeting and Assembly, the agenda, any policy proposals, the Area Treasurer Report, and the Area Budget. 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’.

2018-11-10 Area World Service Committee

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

Held 2018-11-10 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 review and print the agenda for this meeting and the minutes from the last AWSC meeting. 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’.

2018-11-08 Second Annual Saline Serenity AFG Fall Fellowship Speaker Meeting

Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at 7-9pm
St. Paul United Church of Christ
122 W. Michigan Ave.
Saline, MI 48176

7:00-7:30pm: Fellowship, food, and light refreshments (food will be provided)
7:30-8:30pm: Program – Speakers sharing experience, strength and hope
8:30-9:00pm: Fellowship and newcomer orientation

Please download and distribute the flyer at your meetings.

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’.

2018-10-13 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. The Assembly is at Church of Christ, 1075 W Monroe Rd, St Louis, MI. 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.

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’.

2018-10-06 Open Speaker Meeting

An Al-Anon member, Rick T, shares their experience, strength, and hope at First Presbyterian Church of Ann Arbor on Saturday, October 6, 2018 from 1:00 PM – 2:00 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.