Southern Illinois A.A. District 17


Sober Events and Service Opportunities


Future Events - 2019

Saturday, June 15, 2019

G.O.Y.A Group....Hot Dog Picnic / Social

Fellowship 11 AM....Lunch 12 Noon....providing Hot Dogs & Burgers

West Frankfort Park....Aquatic Center Palvillion

What to bring...Side Dish if able...Friend...Chair...Game


August 22 - 25, 2019

Rend Lake

2019 Southern IL Senerity Campout

North Sandusky  /  Shagbark Group Area

Friday 7 PM...Meeting  /  Meal  /  Bingo

Saturday...Meetings all day...6 PM Raffle & Speakers

Sunday...Spiritual Meeting / Group Conscience Meeting

First come First Serve Basis...$20 per Camper...$10 per Tent Site

More Info...Nancy 573-382-8226  or  Rhonda 618-977-0816


Illinois State AA Conference

August 9-11, 2019

What:        Illinois State AA Conference
               Hosted by Area 20, District 43

When:       August 9-11, 2019

Where:      Sheraton Lisle Naperville Hotel: $99 Conference Room rate
               3000 Warrenville Rd,
               Lisle, IL 60532


If your group has an imporant annoucement, or if you have an AA-related event you want us to know about, please e-mail it to us at


Service Opportunities:


District 17 Business Meeting - Herrin, IL

Sunday, July 21, 2019

If you are a GSR for your group, please come and make your group's vote count at the next District Meeting! And if you're a member of AA and want to see how it all works, this is a great opportunity to observe! All AA members welcome.

WHAT:        District 17 Business Meeting

WHEN:        Sunday, July 21, 2019 at 1:00 p.m.

WHERE:     Herrin Hospital - 1st. floor Conference Room

                201 S. 14th St.

                Herrin, IL. 62948




   District 17 Corrections Committee

District 17 Corrections Committee is looking for volunteers to carry the AA message to inmates at the Vienna Correctional Facility.  If you have two years continuous sobriety and can spare one or two Tuesday nights a month, we need you.

Interested members can call Tony at 618-305-3986 or Lynn at 708-415-2594 for more info.