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.

9/6 – New meeting of secular A.A. group begins

Traverse City’s only secular A.A. group has been renamed and will meet each Thursday at 7 p.m. at Alano by the Bay, 4125 Cedar Run Road.  The We Agnostics Group has renamed itself the Secular Sobriety Group and will no longer meet at The PORCH on Eighth Street in Traverse City each Thursday.  In addition, the West End Group’s weekly secular A.A. meeting will no longer be held on Friday evenings, freeing up Alano by the Bay for special club events that evening.  Anyone with a desire to stop drinking is invited to attend the Secular Sobriety Group’s meetings each Thursday at 7 p.m. at Alano by the Bay.


9/22 – District 11’s 2nd Annual Gratitude Picnic

Join District 11 AA for their 2nd Annual Gratitude Picnic @ Bryant Park – 1101 Peninsula Dr, TC. Food Provided 12-2pm, Bring a dessert & chair, Live Music & Fellowship, 2pm Gratitude Meeting – OPEN TO ALL!

For more info contact Madie B. (312) 217-6187  Event flyer

9/29-Meauwataka Backwoods Group 28th Annual Hayride and Cookout

Rain or shine 6pm until…meat is proved please bring a dish to pass and any musical instruments. No children under 16 or pets allowed. 1871 S. 29 Rd, Cadillac for directions, contact information clik HERE.

Central Office Survey

In order to better serve the community, Central  Office would like each group to complete this survey. If you could work on this together during your group conscious we would appreciate it.

4th Friday Step of the Month

The Alano Club of Grand Traverse hosts its 4th Friday Step of the Month on Friday, September 28th at 7pm at 3055 S. Cass Rd.   Gail H. speaker will share her experience, strength, and hope on Step Eight, followed by a Q/A.  Anna F. is the moderator for the meeting.

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 September 12th.

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!
September Speaker
Sep 1st Jim J.
Sep 8th Open
Sep 15th Dianna J
Sep 22nd Eric W
Sep 29th Jeff K.
October Speaker
Oct 6th Andrea S.
Oct 13th Mike H.
Oct 20th Drew W.
Oct 27th Open