‘Nooner’ temporarily suspended

Monday, October 18th

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Let it Being With Me noon meeting at St. Peter’s church will not be running as scheduled for the next few days. Another announcement will be made as soon as it’s known when it will be running again. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Summary of Announcements (to be read at meetings)

October 18, 2021

Nooner temporarily suspended: due to unforeseen circumstances, the Let it Begin With Me meeting (also known as the Nooner) has been temporarily suspended. A further announcement will be made as soon as it’s running again.

The BC/Yukon Area 79 voting assembly is being held on Zoom Friday, October 22nd to Sunday, October 24th.
Registration to attend is required. Registration link can be found on Nanaimoaa.org under Announcements and Events.

Intergroup: a Chair and Co-Chair were elected on the last Intergroup Meeting. There are currently three positions available: a Member at Large, Newsletter Chair and Achieves Chair. Information on each role can be found on Nanaimoaa.org under Announcements and Events.

Clearview Detox: double vaccination will be required to speak and chair detox meetings as of October 26th. If you’re interested in speaking and chairing a detox meeting, contact information of the detox chairs can be found on Nanaimoaa.org under Announcements and Events.

Literature and medallions are available for purchase. For the Nanaimo-Ladysmith area please email nanaimoaa.literature@shaw.ca. For Parksville to Ucluelet please email district6.literature@shaw.ca.

Meeting changes: please email any meeting information changes to Nanaimoaa.website@shaw.ca

The 2022 Nanaimo A.A. rally has been cancelled.

Area 79 October Voting Assembly – Oct. 22 to 24

The BC/Yukon Area 79 October Voting Assembly is taking place on Zoom this Friday, October 22nd at 6pm to Sunday, October 24th at 5pm.

The view the agenda please click here.

Registration to attend this event is required. Please register at: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUkdOmhqTMoE9z0FzM8YNFWlC_r2oLymQit

To view “Motions Only & Voting Procedures for Motions Sheet” click here

To view “Voting Procedures for Motions Sheet.” click here

Intergroup positions available

Intergroup successfully voted in a Chair and Co-Chair at its October 13th meeting.

There are currently three positions available: Member at Large, Newsletter Chair and Achieves Chair.

Please see the job descriptions below and attend our next Operating Committee meeting (Wed., Oct. 27th at 6:30pm; same Zoom login ID and password as the Intergroup meeting), Intergroup meeting (Wed., Nov. 10th at 6:30pm) or contact the Intergroup Chair for more information.

Member at Large:
(There are also two other Members at Large currently on the Operating Committee)
Members at Large currently are required to be present in order for any business to be conducted at the Operating Committee Meetings. Members at Large offer advice on the Traditions, Concepts and appropriate processes as required during the meetings. Members at Large may be asked to liaison with employees or volunteers. Knowledge of the Twelve Traditions and previous service experience would be helpful and barring that, a willingness to learn.
2-year term.
Probable time commitment is 4-6 hours a month.
Suggested length of sobriety is three years

Newsletter Chair:

Achieves Chair: