Central Office Announcements MAY 2019

Central Office, 3328 Glanzman Rd., Toledo, OH 43614/419-380-9862





AREA 55 GENERAL SERVICE MEETING   Sunday, May 26, 2019  DCM Meeting is 11:30 am and the General Assembly meeting is at 1 pm.  Come and become a part of the service structure of Area 55.   SEE YOU THERE!!!!    


INTERGROUP ASSOCIATION BUSINESS MEETING:  Saturday, May 18, 2019.  Lite supper will be provided at 4:30, sponsored by the City Park and Newcomers groups.    Closed business meeting is at 6:30 pm.  Faith Lutheran Church, 2440 South Ave., Toledo, OH 43609.  $5 a plate and carryout is available.


ANNIVERSARY COMMITTEE:  Our meeting will be Thursday April 4, 2019 @ 6 pm.  Great fun can be held on this committee.


ACCESSIBILITIES COMMITTEE: (formally the Special Needs-Shut In committee):  Do you know an AA who can no longer get out to meetings?  We mail card, make phone calls, and visit.  “Shut-ins” were the hands of AA that reached out to many of us when we needed help.  They are still reaching out.  Please call Central Office 419-380-9862, if you know of anyone who would to be on this list.  We meet on the 2nd Monday of each month at Central Office @ 6:30pm on May 13, 2019


ARCHIVES COMMITTEE:  The Area 55 Archives committee is seeking archival material, Flyers, pamphlets, letters and other items that are of interest to Area 55.  These items can be donated during our monthly committee meeting or brought to Central Office.  Also, we will bring the Archive Display to your group anniversary or any other AA activity, please give us least a 2-week notice.  Please call Nancy M. @ 419-410-7085 or Central Office @419-380-9862.  Would groups please submit names with 25 years or more years of sobriety to the Archives Committee and please update your group histories.  Please send this information to Area 55 General Service, PO Box 401, Toledo, OH 43697 or to Central Office, 3328 Glanzman Rd., Toledo, OH 43614.  Our next committee meeting is May 30, 2019 at 5 pm, Central Office.


CENTRAL OFFICE COMMITTEE:  We meet at Central Office on the second Thursday of each month at 5 pm.  If you have an interest in service work, please stop by and check us out.  Our meeting will be Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 5 pm.


CORRECTIONAL COMMITTEE:   Correctional Committee Meeting is Tuesday, May 21, 2019 @5:30 pm at Central Office, 3328 Glanzman Rd., Toledo, Ohio.  For more information, please call Matt @419-356-4657 or Beth @419-309-7692 or Central Office @419-380-9862.     


ENTERTAINMENT COMMITTEE:  The Entertainment wishes to invite anyone interested in some fun on a committee to our next meeting here at Central Office, 3328 Glanzman Rd., Toledo, OH on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 @ 7 pm.


FINANCE COMMITTEE:  Want to get active doing something different?  Why not try the Finance Committee and help with the Intergroup dinners, our committee meetings are the 1st Monday of each month (unless it is a holiday, then it moved to the following Monday).  Our next meeting will be on Monday, May 6, 2019 at 5:30 pm at Central Office, 3328 Glanzman Rd., Toledo, Ohio


GRAPEVINE COMMITTEE:  The Grapevine Committee welcomes invitations to attend picnics, anniversaries, and other group events to display Grapevine magazines, pamphlets, and books for purchase.  To invite our committee to attend your group’s event, please contact:  Jim S. @ 419-367-3234 or call Central Office 419-380-9862.



HOSPITAL COMMITTEE:  Our next meeting is Tuesday, May 14, 2019 @ 6:30 pm @Central Office, 3328 Glanzman Rd., Toledo.  Anyone interested in joining the committee may call the Central Office 419-380-9862 or Beau B. 419-343-2538.  The Committee is asking all AA Groups to donate one gently used copy of the Big Book or 12x12, for use at area Treatment Facility meetings.  If you can help, please drop off books at Central Office.   


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 next meeting is Wednesday, May 8, 2019 @ 5:30 pm for proofing and 6 pm- Business meeting. @Central Office, 3328 Glanzman Rd., Toledo, Ohio.  NEXT MAILING MEETING: Monday, May 13, 2019 @ 6 pm @Central Office.


PLEASE NOTE: Wayne Group has changed the meeting time to 7 pm beginning April 5

PLEASE NOTE:  RAAB RD., Saturday, 2 pm, Holy Trinity Church, 2649 US 20, Assumption, OH needs our support. 





All meetings are held at Central Office, Toledo, Ohio  


May 2 Children’s Christmas @5:30 pm

May 13  Accessibilities Mtg. @Frisch’s on Starr Ave @6:30pm

May 2 Anniversary @6 pm         

May 14 Hospital @6:30 pm

May 6 Finance @5:30 pm

May 15 CPC/PI @5 pm

May 8 Newsletter @6 pm

May 21 Correctional @:30 pm

May 8 Entertainment @ 7 pm

May 30 Archives @5 pm

May 9 Central Office @ 5 pm








1111Madison Ave.

Tuesday 7 pm

(No more than 5)



7  Woodville As Bill Sees It


14  Wom’s 12 Steps to Courage 


21  Wom’s Slice                    of Serenity       

28  Fri Wom’s 12 Steps




2465 Collingwood

Wed. 8 pm



8  Warm Heart Serenity


15  Thursday Night Men’s 


22   Sylvania Morning Serenity


29   Swanton Thursday



Driver Intervention


St. Rts. 795 & 75

     Sat. 8 PM


4  Downtown Group





Driver Intervention


Airport Hwy. & Rt. 23

Sat.  8 pm


11  Early Bird







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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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