Southern Illinois A.A. District 17

 

Sober Events and Service Opportunities

 

 

Sober Events


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 southernillinoisaa@gmail.com. 


Service Opportunities:


National Corrections Conference
November 10-12, 2017

WHAT:     National Corrections Conference
                  1st National Corrections Conference for North America


WHEN:      November 10-12, 2017
                                    

WHERE:   Doubletree Hotel
                   1973 Craigshire
                   St Louis ,MO. 63146
 
                   $109 per night for a hotel room. Please contact the hotel to reserve your room. Room is seperate from event registration.

COST:     Registration: $30; Banquet: $30; Registration at door: $35. Donations accepted.
                Registration,Banquet,Donation and Hotel cutoff date 10/15/2017.

More info : Conference Chair: John S. 314-413-5939;  PI Chair: Jeff H. 978-902-2680
                Nationalcorrectionsconference.org


                 
 

District 17 Business Meeting - Marion, IL
Sunday, November 19, 2017

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, November 19, 2017,  at 1:00 p.m.

WHERE:    Illinois Star Centre Mall - Community Room
                    3000 West DeYoung Street, Marion, IL
                    Enter mall to the left of the main Target entrance.  Turn left in the connecting hallway.
                    Community Room is on the left.



Southern Illinois Area 21 Assembly - Edwardsville, IL.
Sunday, December 10, 2017

If you are a GSR for your group, please come and make your group's vote count at the next Area Assembly! 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:     Area 21 Assembly - Hosted by District 18

WHEN:     Sunday, December 10, 2017
                    Registration begins at 7:30a.m.- 9:00 a.m. with Doughnuts and Coffee;  Assembly begins at 9:00 am.


WHEREEdwardsville Moose Lodge 1561
                  7371 Marine Rd.
                  Edwardsville, IL. 62025


COST:       Registration: $5.00
                    Lunch: $9.00 ; Fried Chicken, Mashed potatoes, Green beans, Corn, and Rolls
                

HOTELS:  Super 8
                   910 Edwardsville Rd.
                   Troy,IL. 62294
                    618-667-8888
                    Super 8 Hotel at intersection of I-55 and Highway 162- Exit 18
                    Please reserve a room under AAArea- before December 1, 2017
                    Room cost $60 per night + tax for 2 queen size beds.
               
                                              Pre-Assembly Fellowship and AA meeting                    
                    Saturday- December 9, 2017
                Saturday Night Library Group- Open AA Meeting 7:30 - 9:00 p.m.
                St Mary's Catholic Church
                1802 Madison Ave.
                 Edwardsville, IL. 62025
                 Meeting in basement

More Info: District 18 Contacts:
                  Jane-618-616-3587; Micki- 618-334-4035; David- 618-855-3401; Carl- 618-920-7957
                  website http://www.aa-district18.org



Southern Illinois Area 21 Assembly - Carterville, IL.
Sunday, March 4, 2018

If you are a GSR for your group, please come and make your group's vote count at the next Area Assembly! 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:     Area 21 Assembly - Hosted by District 17

WHEN:     Sunday, March 4, 2018
                   Registration begins at 8:00 a.m.  Doughnuts, pastries and fruit served.  Assembly begins at 9:00 a.m.


WHEREJohn A. Logan College
                   700 Logan College Rd.
                   Carterville, IL. 62918


COST:       Registration: $5.00
                    Lunch: $10.00 ; Seasoned baked chicken, roll & butter, parsley buttered potatoes, tossed salad, cookie


HOTELS:  Hotels near I-57 at exit 53

                    Quality Inn and Suites
                     2600 West Main St.
                     Marion, IL. 62959
                     618-993-6221
                     Discounted rate if 3 weeks in advance; King $63.00/ 2 Duobles $67.00

                     Comfort Suites
                     2608 West Main St.
                     Marion, IL.
62959
                      618-997-9133
                      2 Doubles; $94.00, up to 24hrs. before date (conf. # 545841116)

                                                       Pre-Assembly Fellowship and Speaker Meeting                     

                    Saturday- March 3, 2018
                First United Methodist Church (SOS Group)

                208 West Main St.
                Marion, IL. 62959
               
                Doors open 6p.m.  Food provided by District 17 at 6:15 p.m.
                Open speaker meeting 7:00 p.m.              
                

More Info: Call or Text Tom H. 618-525-4578, Lynn D. 618-519-0919



Southern Illinois Area 21 Assembly - Vandalia, IL.
Sunday, June 3, 2018

If you are a GSR for your group, please come and make your group's vote count at the next Area Assembly! 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:     Area 21 Assembly - Hosted by District 13

WHEN:     Sunday, June 3, 2018
                  

WHEREMother of Dolors Parish Center
                  705 W. St. Clair Street
                  Vandalia,IL. 62471

more info to come


                                                       Pre-Assembly Potluck and Speaker Meeting
                    

                    Saturday, June 2, 2018
                Mother of Dolors Parish Center

                705 W. St. Clair Street
                    Vandalia,IL. 62471

               

2018 Illinois State Conference
August 17-19, 2018
                 
                 Hosted by District 11 and Southern Illinois Area 21


WHAT:     2018 Illinois State Conference
WHEN:      August 17-19, 2018
                  

WHERE:   Decatur Conference Center and Hotel
                   4191 W. US Highway 36
                   Decatur, IL. 62522
                   Decaturhotel.com Conference Code AA18
                   (217-422-8810)

Cost:        Pre-Registration: $25 after August 13,2017.
                Registration will be $30 after January 1, 2018.

More info: Call Steve S. (217) 827-7952 or Lisa C. (217) 412-2511. www.aacill.org


       
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.