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June 2023 Intergroup Scoop

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Slip N Slide Kickball BBQ, Saturday, June 17

12 - 4 pm, Concord

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Western Area Conference of Young People in A.A. (WACYPAA) brings you a Slip N Slide Kickball BBQ extravaganza, co-hosted by the Peninsula, Santa Clara County, and Santa Cruz YPAA groups. A $20 donation is suggested to cover lunch. Ygnacio Valley Park, 901 Oak Grove Rd, Concord. See flyer

Sobriety Through Service Workshop, Wednesday, June 28

4 pm or 7 pm, on Zoom

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The National Public Information & Cooperation with the Professional Community (PI & CPC) Working Group is holding two virtual workshops, focused on service via outreach to the general public and professionals, so they may better understand alcoholism and A.A. Zoom ID: 861 7898 9075. pc: 411. For more information see flyer.

El Sobrante Fellowship 36th Anniversary Picnic

Saturday, July 15, 10:30 am - 5 pm, Pinole

Join the El Sobrante Fellowship in celebrating its 36th anniversary with a day of food, fellowship, a speaker meeting, raffle, games, and more! Fernandez Mansion, 100 Tennant Ave, Pinole. Volunteers are needed. For more information contact Rhonda S. at 510-960-6917. See flyer

A.A. Pop Quiz

I. What is the missing word of this sentence from the Big Book? Lack of _______, that was our dilemma. a) funds b) alcohol c) resolve d) power e) strength

Bonus points: What chapter is this sentence from? ____________

II. How does the Big Book describe the "hideous Four Horsemen"?

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June Intergroup Scoop

June Intergroup Scoop
Notes from the Intergroup Meeting held May 17, 2023

Does your group have an Intergroup Representative (IGR)? Be sure your group's voice is being heard by electing an IGR and participating in the monthly Intergroup meeting.

Treasurer's Report Our Treasurer, Teddy B.-W., reported that EBI took in approximately $10,021, including $7,145 in 7th tradition contributions. After expenses, there is a …

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6th Step, Tradition, and Concept

4th Step, Tradition, and Concept
Each month we focus on a Step, Tradition, and Concept, and provide a quote from Bill.

Step 6 - Were entirely ready to have God remove all these defects of character.

If we ask, God will certainly forgive our derelictions. But in no case does he render us white as snow and keep us that way without our cooperation.

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Heard in a Meeting: I’m having problems at home...

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I’m having problems at home—and I live alone.

The first word out of my mouth was a shortened version of firetruck.

To stay sober, you have to ...

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Featured Service Opportunity

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The Hospitals & Institutions Commitee of Area 53 is launching a new Inside Visiting Sponsorship Service pilot program. Their goal is to match members confined at medium to long-term rehab facilities who are looking for sponsors with outside A.A. volunteers. To view commitment requirements and contact information see flyer.
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