Service Opportunity for Women’s Retreat

We can’t keep what we have unless we give it away.

Service is its own reward

Can you offer service to your fellow members at the Women’s Retreat Oct. 2-4?

Speakers/meeting leaders needed for several interactive workshops (such as writing/art workshop) and four meetings: Weekend topics include: Spirituality; Higher Power; Happy, Joyous & Free; and Abstinence.

Women interested in being speakers/meeting leaders for the retreat, please contact

Raven (805-964-6359)     or     Barbara ( 805-969-9942)

Click here for retreat information: Searching for the Land of Happy, Joyous & Free.

Thanks!

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Monday Isla Vista Meeting on Hiatus

Isla Vista Monday 6:30 p.m. Literature Study meeting is on hiatus 
from June 8th through July 27th.
                                               (#46412)

  • Meetings will resume August 3, 2009. 

Please check the InterVoice (select category at right) for other local meetings that might suit your schedule or visit www.oa.org for online and phone meetings.

Men’s Retreat: Step Up to Recovery

The 22nd Annual Southern California OA Men’s Stag Retreat
OA 12 & 12: Step Up to Recovery

Men’s Retreat                   Details & Reservation Form
Friday, Saturday & Sunday, August 14, 15 & 16, 2009
La Casa de Maria, 800 El Bosque Road, Santa Barbara, CA
Cost: $215 – due before June 30

  • A weekend of fellowship with other men in recovery in the tranquility of beautiful and spacious grounds.
  • Retreat leaders who have worked all 12 Steps and want to help your recovery.
  • Two (2) nights lodging and four (4) meals

Dozens of men have gotten abstinence at this retreat. Many others come every year to reenergize their program. Recovery happens here!

Women’s Retreat Applications Now Available

Channel Islands Intergroup Presents
SEARCHING FOR THE LAND OF HAPPY JOYOUS AND FREE
A weekend retreat for women, including speakers, workshops and more

October 2 – 4, 2009
Rancho Alegre, 2680 Highway 154, Santa Barbara
Sign-in begins (Friday) at 4 pm. Dinner served at 6.

Application Women’s Retreat – Rancho Alegre – Oct  (PDF)

Cost – including all events, accommodations and 6 meals: $125

  • $75 deposit due by September 1 new deadline
  • Full payment due by September 20
  • After Sept. 20, we cannot accept any more participants

Day rate for Saturday, $60, includes all meals. Registration and money due Sept. 20.

Scholarships: We are offering four $50 scholarships and two are still available on a first come first served basis. Call Barbara ( 805-969-9942).

Rancho Alegre  provides heated dormitory with beds (you bring sleeping bag or bedding) , hot showers, and nutritious sugar-free meals (686-5167 or see application PDF). Private cabins without bathrooms are available at an extra cost. Call Raven for details (805-964-6359).

COME AND JOIN YOUR SISTERS IN RECOVERY AS WE EXPLORE WAYS TO LEAVE THE PRISON OF OUR FOOD OBSESSIONS