Happy New Year CMAer’s! Thanks to all that attended our recent GSR meeting. All members of CMA are welcome. A special thanks to Donald L. for all is support and service to the district.
Happy Birthday to Terry D. for 4 years and Joey C. for 5 years.
Donald will no longer be working with the district but he is working with the area and world for H&I.
* Meetings that need support are:
Sunday: Stepping Forward 4:30 pm @ 1403 4th Street Long Beach
Sunday: A Method to our Madness 7:30 pm 3025 North Lincoln Ave. Altadena
Monday: The Living Room Meeting 7:30 pm @ Unity Church 935 E. Broadway
Monday: Beginners Group 8:30 pm @ 1733 N New Hampshire Ave.
Wednesday: Stick to the Solution 7:00 pm @ Weho D&A Center 626 N. Robertson Blvd.
Wednesday: Northeast CMA Candlelight 8:00 pm @ The Wall Las Memorias
111 North Ave 56 Los Angeles 90042
Thursday: Through the Looking Glass 8:00 pm @ 11455 Chandler Blvd. North Hollywood, CA 91601
Saturday: Crystal Clear 2:30 pm @ 626 Robertson Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069
Saturday: 8:00 pm Crystal Clear Methage @ Unit A 10641 Burbank Blvd. in North Hollywood
World Conference: March 3rd – 6th 2011 at the Radisson Hotel Phoenix Airport 3333 East University Drive Phoenix Arizona 85034. Registration for the event is $109 and the hotel is $99 per night. Go to cmaconference.com to register and obtain all the details.
Area Assembly: All GSR’s are invited to join us at next California Area Assembly on January 29, 2011 1:00 PM at the Fullerton Alano Club 530 Commonwealth Ave. Fullerton 92832. Phone number is 714-992-0988.
Public outreach and information: Please join Roger D and the team for the first committee meeting of the year. It will be at 12 noon on January 21, 2011 @ 929 North San Vicente’ Blvd #6 West Hollywood 90069. The purpose of the meeting is to brainstorm P&I ideas for better circulation followed by a distribution of the helpline cards.
Helpline: Join Chuck C and the team on January 27, 2011 for the next helpline meeting. Helping other addicts find meetings is a rewarding commitment. It will be held at 6:30 pm @ 6018 Carlton Way #2 Hollywood Ca. 90028.
Events planning: Join Dale G. and the team for these upcoming events!
We are in the planning stages of our 2nd annual comedy night “LOL” set for early 2011, a Valentine’s dance on February 12, 2011 and our next spiritual retreat set for May 6 - 8, 2011 ($175 for the weekend). The next planning meeting is TBA.
Registration/Directory: Gregorio V. - The winter 2011 directory is available. Fresh copies can be picked up or place an order with Gregorio and he will have them ready for you at the monthly district meeting. The cost is 10 cents per copy. You can also go to cmainla.com to download it.
H&I: Bob S. – We are looking for speakers to visit recovery houses to share their experiences. We are also in need of panel leaders. Speakers need 6 months clean and panel leaders need 1 year. Panel leaders need to speak on a minimum of 6 panels before becoming a leader. Invite your sponsees to join as well. To sign up, please attend the next meeting of H&I on Saturday February 12, 2011, at noon at the Plummer Park, Weho.
H&I Long Beach: Mike M. – If you want to get involved in the growing H&I panels in Long Beach; please contact Mike M. through cmainla.com.
Chips/Literature: Kurt T. - Chips & literature are always available at each GSR meeting. The little burgundy 2010 edition of the big book is available for $2.00 apiece. There are seven approved pieces of literature. Directories (10 cents ea.) and newcomer packets ($1.00 each) are also available. If you need these items you can come to the meeting or alert your GSR’s. If you notice that literature tables at your meetings are low on CMA literature, please talk to your literature person, secretary, or GSR about obtaining these items. The literature is also available as a download PDF at cmainla.com
* All committees are in need of volunteers. Volunteering is a great way to be of service and to give back to your community. If you are interested in any other committees, go to cmainla.com and send a message to the chairman of the committee you would like to be a part of or join us at the next district meeting.
Join the fellowship on Saturday February 12, 2011 11 am @ Plummer Park to discuss and learn about the details and agenda for the upcoming world conference in Phoenix Arizona. If you have a topic that you would like for the district to address at the world conference please feel free to let us know.
The next GSR meeting is on Saturday January 8, 2011 10:00 AM Plummer Park Weho.