Category Archives: District Events & News

Celebrating the Big Book

Title: District 34 Workshop: Celebrating the Big Book
Date / Time: October 11, 2014 – 1:00pm-4:00pm
Location: COGF New Offices, 645 W Broad, Columbus OH

Description: District 34 is hosting a workshop to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Big Book. There will be a chili cook-off with 1st prize of 75th Anniversary Edition of the Big Book. Bring a desert.

1:00pm – Speaker: Madeline H.
2:30pm – Panel: Sponsorship-Service Work

Chili judging and winner award immediately following the panel.

District 10 – Delaware County Meeting

Title: District 10 – Delaware County Meeting
Date/Time: September 28 (Sunday) – 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Location: Orange Township Hall, 1680 E Orange Rd, Lewis Center OH 43035
Map: Click here

Description: Eight people showed up on September 7th at 11am to discuss organizing District 10 (Delaware County). They agreed to meet again on Sunday, September 28 at 1pm to continue to discuss the mission of District 10 and start to plan some events and activities. District efforts might also include such things as supporting the startup of new meetings, creating opportunities for a strong sponsorship network, offering workshops for treasurers, secretaries and GSRs, and organizing holiday Alcathons.

District 10 includes all of Delaware County. It is one of 29 districts within the Area 53 that serves Central and Southeast Ohio. The district doesn’t currently have an elected District Committee Member (DCM) to represent our voice at the quarterly Area assembly.

Come Join us to talk about your views of the needs and opportunities for District 10 and Delaware County. There will be snacks and drinks!

calendar list

The Next 3 Months

27th – District 19 GSR School (Hillsboro OH) – 11am-2pm
28th – District 10 Delaware County Meeting (Orange Township Hall) – 1pm
28th – Freeway Breakfast Speaker, Liz B., Hollis NY (Willoughby Hills OH)

3-5th – 33rd Annual OYPAA Convention (Concord OH)
4th – District 28 AA Movie Fun (Dublin OH) – 2pm-5pm
11th – District 34 Celebrating the Big Book Workshop (COGF OFFICE) – 1pm
9-12th – 18th Annual National AA Archives Workshop (King of Prussia PA)
12th – DCM Committee Meeting (COGF OFFICE)- 10am
12th – Area Committee Meeting (COGF OFFICE) – 1:30pm
31st – 54th Annual Tri-State Convention (Evansville IN)

Send new items or updates to calendar[at]area53aa[dot]org.

District 19 GSR School


Title : District 19 GSR School
Date / Time: Sep 27, 2014 – 11:00am-2:00pm
Location: Peace Lutheran Church, 231 Harry Sauner Rd, Hillsboro OH
Directions: click map marker

Everyone is invited to attend this 3-hour workshop, especially new GSRs and those interested in the service role of a GSR for their home group. You might learn:
– how to be an effective GSR
– what your group’s GSR does
– more about the AA general service structure

For more information, call Steve D. at 937-728-1413