Tag Archives: Fellowship

A Night of Spirituality – Jan 31

When: January 31, 2017
Time: 6:30 pm
Speaker: Sister Elise, OSF
At: Trinity Episcopal Church Parish Office, 311 Division Street, Oshkosh, WI

Coffee and cookies will be provided

Hosted by: The Thursday Night Adult Child Group
Contact: Tom C. thommjenn@gmail.com

Park in back of building – Parish office entrance on Division Street.

Download flyer (pdf)

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ACA Holiday Party in Mount Prospect 12/19

The Monday night ACA group at St. Raymond’s invites you to join us for our annual Holiday Party.

Join us for pizza, potluck and desserts. Plus a great talk on CD by 12 Step speaker Fr. Tom Weston, SJ, on “Family and the Holidays”.

Please bring a dish to share and consider a seventh tradition donation to offset the cost of pizza.

Monday, December 19th, 7:00 PM
St. Raymond de Penefort Parish Ministry Center
301 S. I-Oka Ave (Corner of I-Oka & Milburne Ave.)
Mount Prospect, IL 60056

Please see flyer for details on how to find the meeting room.

Holiday Party flyer (pdf download)

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Ready Set Go!! Telephone Meeting – Starts in November

Ready Set GO!! is now offered as an ACA WSO Registered Telephone Meeting

All meetings will be on Mondays, 7:00pm-8:30pm Central Time

Dial 1-712-770-8031 Code: 316354

STARTS Monday, Nov. 7, 2016

Ready Set GO!! Meetings are closed ACA meetings for taking the ACA 12 Steps over a 4 week period. We will not be working the Steps. We will be taking the Steps. Ready Set GO!! is for ACA members to become acquainted with the ACA Twelve Steps and to prepare you for when you choose to do the ACA 12 Step Workbook. The recovering and discovering progresses with taking the steps by using a structured format over a four week period. The material is taken from our Big Red Book and our ACA 12 Step Workbook.

Ready Set GO!! is for the newcomer and the old timer. It requires those in attendance to listen to the material with an open mind and an open heart and in good faith with a desire to learn about ACA recovery.

It is suggested members commit to attending the 4 consecutive meetings in a row to cover all 12 steps. Ready Set GO!! will be done in 3 separate sessions.

Each session will have 4 telephone meetings on the following Mondays:

Session 1: Nov 7,14, 21, 28, 2016.
Session 2: Jan 9, 16, 23, 30, 2017.
Session 3: March 6, 13, 20, 27. 2017.

We will be using the Ready Set GO!! material. You must download the script and handouts and bring a printed copy to the meetings. (Note: The document is formatted to print out as single sheets only.)

The West Great Lakes ACA Intergroup website www.westgreatlakesaca.org will have information for Ready Set GO!! face-to-face meetings with teleconference call opportunities from May 2017 thru Oct 2017.

Spread the word! Download the Ready Set GO!! meeting flyer for distribution at your ACA meeting. Questions? Call Toni at 630-769-1314.

Walk & Talk – October 2016

Connect with other ACAs from the area while enjoying a walk around Lake Arlington.

WHEN: Sunday, October 30 at 9:00 am

WHERE: Lake Arlington, 2201 N Windsor Dr, Arlington Heights, IL (Map)

Lake Arlington

You are also invited to join the group for breakfast after the walk at the Honey Berry Cafe in Arlington Heights.

Questions?  Contact Kathleen A at (847) 946-0170 for more information.

Walk & Talk – September 2016

Connect with other ACAs from the area while enjoying a walk through the scenic Heron Creek Forest Preserve.

WHEN: Sunday, September 25, 2016 at 9:00 am

WHERE: Heron Creek Forest Preserve, West IL Route 22 at Old McHenry Rd in Lake Zurich 
(South of Route 22, enter off of Old McHenry Road) (Map / Event Flyer)

Heron Creek
You are also invited to join the group for a breakfast after the walk at the EggShells Restaurant in Lake Zurich.

Please RSVP to Kathleen A at (847) 946-0170. We will provide cold water! Not able to make it?  Consider attending a future Walk & Talk event. Download the 2016 Walk & Talk schedule.

Walk & Talk – August 2016

Connect with other ACAs from the area while enjoying a walk through the scenic Montrose Harbor.

WHEN: Sunday, August 28 at 9:00 am

WHERE: Montrose Harbor & Cricket Hill Area, Montrose Chicago, IL (Map)

(Off Lake Shore Drive between W. Wilson Drive + W. Montrose Ave.)

Montrose Harbor

You are also invited to join the group for a breakfast after the walk at the Golden Pancake House in Chicago.

Not able to make it?  Consider attending a future Walk & Talk event. Download the 2016 Walk & Talk schedule or contact Kathleen A at (847) 946-0170 for more information.