Big Book is Online

Complete text of “Alcoholics Anonymous” also known as “The Big Book” is available in English, French, and Spanish.

Click here.


2008 New Freedom Retreat

Retreat information received by e-mail:

Announcing the 2008 New Freedom Retreat.  We are returning to the beautiful Holy Spirit Retreat Center and featuring two leaders, a man and a woman.  Please forward to your friends, announce at meetings, post on websites and list in your newsletters.  And join us for a wonderful weekend of Program and Fellowship.

Eda (Retreat Chair)

Download Flyer: new freedom retreat august 2008

Service Needed at Intergroup

Intergroup, the business meeting for OA in our area, is in need of support. We need for all OA meetings to appoint representatives and send them to the Intergroup meeting; attendance is down lately.

Several service positions are open. Service is one of our tools, and your help is needed here. Currently open are:

  • Chairperson
  • Business Secretary
  • World Service Rep
  • Region 2 Rep
  • Retreats and Marathons person

Intergroup meets the first Tuesday of each month, at 7:30PM at the Carpinteria Boys & Girls Club. [Map]