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The District 11 meeting schedule has been updated as of June 1, 2017. A new meeting schedule is published on the first day of every even-numbered month (February, April, June, August, October, and December). Please click here for the latest meeting schedule.
For any changes, please have the group GSR call Central Office or email the webmaster.
Next District 11 Meeting
The next District 11 meeting will take place on Tuesday, August 8 at 7 PM at the United Methodist Church in Kalkaska, which is located at 2525 Beebe Rd.
MCYPAA Advisory Annual Campout
The annual campout for MCYPAA (Michigan Convention of Young People in AA) is July 21-23. The cost is $10 for the weekend, and dinner is provided Saturday night. Canoe and kayak trips are available. This event takes place at Paddlebrave Camp & Canoe, located at 10610 Steckert Bridge Rd in Roscommon. Call 989-275-5273 to reserve your place. For more information, contact Austin S.
65th Michigan State Convention
The 65th Michigan State Convention takes place July 28-30 at the Comfort Inn and Suites on South Mission Road in Mt. Pleasant. This year’s theme is “Welcome to Our Journey.” For more information, click here.
Honor Serenity Group Open Talk
The Honor Serenity Group is having an open talk on Sunday, July 30. The speaker is Cori B. The doors open at 3:30 for snacks and desserts, and the open talk starts at 4. Please bring a snack or dessert if you are able. This is an open meeting, so friends and family are welcome to attend. The Honor Serenity Group meets at the Fresh Winds Community Center at 9780 Honor Hwy, just west of the Cherry Bowl Drive In.
Leland Open Speaker Meeting
Join the Leland group for a potluck and open speaker meeting on Monday, July 31. The potluck starts at 5:30. Please bring a dish to pass. Jerry H. will give the open talk at 7 PM. This meeting is located at the Leland Methodist Church at 106 N Fourth Street.
Common Ground Soberversary Party
Join the Common Ground group on Sunday, August 6 from 5-7 PM. There will be a potluck. The main dish and beverages are provided, so please bring a dish to pass if you are able. There will be speakers from all ranges of sobriety and also a raffle. This party is followed by the regular open meeting at 7 PM. Common Ground meets at the West Bay Covenant Church at the corner of M22 and Cherry Bend Road in Traverse City.
7th Annual Recovery Float Trip
The annual recovery float trip takes place Saturday, August 19. Tube, kayak, or canoe the Boardman River, with a potluck at 6 PM and an open meeting after the potluck. Launch from Scheck’s Campground (on Brown Bridge Road in Traverse City) at 2 PM. Burgers, hot dogs, and condiments are provided. Please bring a dish to pass if you are able. Friends and family are welcome.
Alano Club Monthly Potlucks
The Alano Club in Traverse City has potlucks every 3rd Saturday of the month directly after the 5:30pm meeting. The Alano Club is on Duell Road in Traverse City. The next one is August 19. Click here for more information.
Kalkaska Annual Log Lake Attitude of Gratitude Picnic
The annual Kalkaska Attitude of Gratitude picnic is happening on Sunday, August 20. The picnic takes place at the Log Lake Pavilions on West Log Lake Rd, 1 mile east of US 131. The Attitude of Gratitude meeting starts at 12 PM, with a picnic to follow until 3 PM. Brats and burgers are provided. Please bring a dish to pass if you are able. This is an open meeting, so friends and family are welcome.
Central Office Seeking 2 Board Members
If you have at least 2 years of sobriety and would like to be of service to the local AA community, Central Office needs you! We are looking for 2 board members to fill out our group for this year. It is a great way to help be there for the alcoholic who still suffers, while helping groups in the area. Our monthly meetings are the second Wednesday of the month at 7 PM. Hope to see you there!
Women’s BTG Group at Common Ground Group
Common Ground group has a women’s BTG (Bridge the Gap) meeting every Thursday night from 7-8:30 PM. This meeting has a half an hour of Q&A for newcomers after the regular meeting. For more information, please click here. Common Ground Group meets at West Bay Covenant Church at the corner of Cherry Bend Road and M22 in Traverse City.
Midnight Meetings at TC Group
TC Group now has midnight meetings on Friday and Saturday nights. Please come and support these new meetings. They are located at 2419 Sybrant Road in Traverse City.
BMIT needs support!
The BMIT group in Traverse City needs some support. This meeting is for young people (and those young at heart). It meets Friday nights at 8 PM at Grace Episcopal Church in downtown Traverse City on Washington Street.
District 11 End of Summer Picnic
Join District 11 on September 9 to celebrate the end of summer. Hamburgers, hot dogs, brats, and sides are provided. Please bring a dessert and your own drinks (water will be provided). It takes place at Bryant Park in Traverse City from 12-4 PM on September 9. Families are welcome. There will be a gratitude circle, fellowship, and games.
Mark Lundholm, Recovery Comedian, in Coleman
On September 9, recovery comedian Mark Lundholm will appear at 7 PM. This event takes place at Coleman High School, 4951 N Lewis Road, in Coleman. Tickets are $20 and can purchased at the Coleman VFW or by calling the VFW at 989-465-9831. For more info, call 231-642-1303.
Saturday Night TC Group Speakers – Munson
Please send an email to get on our speaking list!
|July 1||Quentin P – TC Group|
|July 8||Laura L – New Hope Group|
|July 29||Gary V|
|August 26||Jerry -Westminster Group|