2018-08-18 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 must be or have been a Group Representative to stand for either position. You are welcome to join after 11:00 AM if necessary. Please email the District 5 Secretary to add items to the agenda.


  • Open with Serenity Prayer
  • Read Twelve Concepts of Service
  • Introductions
  • Minutes from past meeting
  • Instructions on 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.
  • Spring Assembly report – Julie S
  • Treasurer’s report – Jan A
  • AWSC Report – Vicky D or Sunshine
  • Items to discuss
    • Elections: District Representative and Alternate District Representative
    • Michigan AFG Fall Assembly October 13, 9 AM – 3 PM, 1075 W Monroe Rd, St Louis, MI
    • Assign representative to report back on Fall Assembly
    • Elect voting representative to attend AWSC November 10, 10:00 AM, 1075 West Monroe Road (M 46), St. Louis, MI
    • Vacant positions: Information Phone (2019), Open Speaker Series (2019), Public Outreach, Web Admin (2019)
    • Intimacy Open Speaker Meeting – Richard H
    • Question about anonymity from Monday Noon Serenity meeting at Alano Club – Sheila L
    • Should we have Gratitude Day and who will organize?
    • Childcare guidance – Bryan T
    • Remind use of umbrella email addresses – Bryan T
  • Reports
    • Alateen – Robin R
    • AIS – Diane B
    • LDC Liaison – Diane B
    • Group Records – Julie S
    • Information Phone – Marilyn F
    • Open Speaker Series – Annie J
  • Other business
  • Next meeting Dec 1, 2018, 11:00 AM
  • 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’.