Please email us with your AA group’s upcoming events. District 18 website can be located here: https://nwmdistrict18aa.com/

FYI- Flyers sent to Central Office that contain contact information are stored in search engines. If you do not want your name or phone number online and affiliated with AA, please do not send flyers with that information.

10/12-14 – 14th Annual Women’s Recovery Retreat

The Michigan Women’s Conference is a gathering of women in recovery using the Steps and Traditions of Alcoholics Anonymous. Friday, October 12th through Sunday,14th, 2018 at the Garland Resort, 4700 N. Red Oak Road, Lewiston, Michigan 49756. More info here: http://miwcaa.com

10/19 – 10/21 Traditions and Transitions

For the 30th year the conference will return to Mackinac Island. $250 per person for single occupancy and $370 for double. The weekend will include a memorial celebration, AA archivist presentation and an MSU vs. UofM football game party. Click here for the flyer. You can register for the event by going to http://www.aalansingmi.org/community-events-1/

10/26 Alano By The Bay Halloween Game Night

4125 Cedar Run Rd. Costumes are encouraged but optional. Starts at 7pm. Bring a dish to pass. Feel free to bring guests since this is an open event.


4th Friday Step of the Month

The Alano Club of Grand Traverse hosts its 4th Friday Step of the Month on Friday, October 26th at 7pm at 3055 S. Cass Rd.   Stephanie B. speaker will share her experience, strength, and hope on Step Ten followed by a Q/A.  Anna F. is the moderator for the meeting.

Common Ground Oktsoberfest Soberversary Potluck

Last Sunday of every month at 7pm. Cake, fellowship, open speaker: anyone celebrating an anniversary in October welcome to share. Located at West Bay Covenant Church. 12720 W. Bayshore Drive, Traverse City.  October Flyer HERE.

MCYPAA (The Michigan Convention of Young People in Alcoholics Anonymous)- Grand Rapids

Join us Friday, Nov. 23rd-Sunday, Nov. 25th for a weekend of celebrating recovery with countdowns, panels, workshops and MORE! To book your hotel room please visit https://aws.passkey.com/e/49558481 Or Call Amway Reservations Toll Free: (800) 253-3590 BE SURE to mention MCYPAA to get your discounted rate!

Please visit http://mcypaa.org for info on the convention, previous conventions, and how to bring the convention to your city!

Westside Speaker Meeting

Every 5th Friday. Potluck at 6:45 speaker at 8 pm located at 3145 Veterans Dr. Upcoming Fifth Fridays include 11/30/2018, 3/29/2019, 5/31/2019, 8/30/2019, 11/29/2019. The Next speaker on 11/30/2018 is Jim S. from Westside. Lasagna will be served. Flyer here.

Honor Serenity Speaker Meeting

Doors open with snacks at 3:30pm. Located just west the Cherry Bowl at 9780 Honor Hwy (US 31) Upcoming Fifth Sundays include 9/30/2018, 12/30/2018, 3/31/2019 6/30/2019 9/29/2019 12/29/2019. The Next speaker on 12/30/2018 is TBD.

Central Office Board

If you have 2 years of sobriety and are looking for a great service opportunity, please consider joining us! We meet every 2nd Wednesday at 7:00pm. The next meeting will be October 10th.

Alano Club Monthly Potlucks

The Alano Club in Traverse City has potlucks every 3rd Saturday directly after the 5:30p meeting. The Alano Club is now on Cass Road, just south of Airport Road.  Click here for more information.

General Service Office call for stories- New Pamphlet on AAs Three Legacies

 Deadline is November 18th. Manuscripts should be 500-800 word and emphasize the history of the Three Legacies and how they work together including personal stories of members experiences with the Three Legacies. For full instructions click here.


Saturday Night TC Group Speakers – Munson

Please send an email to the TC Group to get on their speaking list!
October Speaker
Oct 6th Andrea S.
Oct 13th Mike H.
Oct 20th Drew W.
Oct 27th Nicole H.
November Speaker
Nov 3rd Bill G.
Nov 10th Jess R.
Nov 17th Josh S.
Nov 24th Jeanie A.