Central Office Announcements March 2019


AREA 55 GENERAL SERVICE, No General Service this month.



INTERGROUP BUSINESS MEETING –Saturday March 23, 2019   Faith Lutheran Church, 2440 South Ave., Toledo, OH 43609.  @ 6:30 pm.  Dinner.  $5 a plate, take out available.  Can’t beat that!!!!!


ACCESSIBILITIES COMMITTEE (SPECIAL NEEDS/SHUT-IN COMMITTEE):  The committee is looking for new members who would like to carry the message to those who are no longer capable of getting out to meetings.  We mail cards, make phone calls, and visit.  “Shut-Ins” were     the hands of AA that reached out to many of us when we needed help.  They’re still reaching out”.  Please call Central Office 419-380-9862 if you know of anyone who needs to be put on the list.   Please call Jim L. 419.461.8986 Our Next Meeting is Monday, March 11, 2019 @ Central Office


 ARCHIVES COMMITTEE:  The Area 55 Archives Committee is asking for donations of archival materials:  Flyers, pamphlets, letter and other items that are of interest to Area 55.  These items may be donated during our monthly meeting or brought to Central Office.  We are able to bring the Archive Display to your group Anniversary or any other AA activity, please give us 2 weeks notice.  Please call Central Office, @419-380-9862 for more information.  Would groups please submit names with 25 years of sobriety or more to the Archives Committee and please update your Group History, you may send this information to Central Office or to our PO Box 401, Toledo OH 43697. Next Meeting March 28, 2019 @ 5


CENTRAL OFFICE COMMITTEE: Second Thursday @ 6pm March 14, 2019


CORRECTIONAL COMMITTEE:   Our next meeting is Monday, March 19, 2019 at 5:30 pm at Central Office, 3328 Glanzman Rd., Toledo, Ohio.  For more information, please call Central Office, 419-380-9862.  


ENTERTAINMENT COMMITTEE: The Entertainment Committee wishes to invite anyone interested in some fun on a Committee to our next meeting at Central Office, Wednesday, March 13, 2019 @ 7:30 P.M.


FINANCE COMMITTEE:   Our next meeting is Monday, March 4, 2019 @5:30 pm. Want to get active doing something different?  Why not try the Finance Committee and help with the activities that the Finance Committee puts on.


GRAPEVINE COMMITTEE: The Committee would like all groups to know their committee will come to your group with the Grapevine display anytime.  Please call Central Office @419-380-9862. 


GROUP SERVICES COMMITTEE:  The Committee would like all groups to know they are available with audio equipment for group anniversaries, video tapes from World Service, and information for Group Services.  Please call Central Office @419-380-9862. March, 2019 All future meetings will be held on the 1st Tuesday 6:30 pm.


HOSPITAL COMMITTEE:  Our next meeting is Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at 6:30 pm @Central Office, 3328 Glanzman Rd., Toledo, Ohio.  Anyone interested in joining the committee may call Central Office @419-380-9862


NEWSLETTER COMMITTEE:  INVITES OLD-TIMERS AND NEWCOMERS…..It’s a great way to get active in service.  Be a part of this informative and inspiring publication.  Our regular scheduled meeting the 2nd Wednesday of the month. This month is Wednesday, March 13, 2019.  The proofing meeting begins at 5:30 pm and the business meeting begins at 6 pm.  NEXT MAILING MEETING: is Monday March 18, 2019 at 5:00 pm at Central Office. 8


PLEASE NOTE: Downtown Group needs your support!  Keep the oldest group in Toledo open. Downtown will change their starting time to 9:00 a.m. January 6, 2019

PLEASE NOTE: Wayne Group needs support! Changing their starting time to 7:00 p.m. April 5, 2019








All meetings are held at Central Office, Toledo, Ohio  


13  Entertainment Mtg. @7 pm

11  Accessibilities Mtg. @Frisch’s on Starr Ave @6:30pm

7  Children’s Christmas Mtg. @6 pm

20  CPC/PI @5:30 pm

4  Finance Mtg. @5:30 pm

5  Group Services @6:30 pm

12 Hospital Mtg. @6:30 pm

7  Anniversary @6:30 p,

13  Newsletter Proofing @5:30 pm

19 Correctional @5:30 pm

 18 Newsletter Business @6 pm

28  Archives @5:30 pm

14  Central Office @6 pm






1111Madison Ave.

Tuesday 7 pm

(No more than 5)

5 Missions 4 Traditions


12 Monday Nite Men’s


19 New Hope


26 New Beginnings





2465 Collingwood

Wed. 8 pm


6 Starlight


13 New Life


20 Open Minded


27 Oregon Men’s



Driver Intervention


St. Rts. 795 & 75

     Sat. 8 PM



2 Old West End


30 Some are sicker than others




Driver Intervention


Airport Hwy. & Rt. 23

Sat.  8 pm


 9 Westgate Men’s



16 Road to Recovery






Website address is   www.toledoaa.com

Our Email address is toledoaa@buckeye-access.com

Our Snail Mail address is Central Office, 3328 Glanzman Rd., Toledo, OH 43614




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