Come for a weekend of fellowship with other men in recovery: The 23rd Annual Southern California OA Men’s Stag Retreat, held On August 20th, 21st, and 22nd, at La Casa de Maria in Montecito, CA. Please see the following link for further information: Men’s Stag August 2010-1
Come learn about the principles embodied in the 12 steps and 12 traditions of OA. A half-day workshop is scheduled for
Saturday, February 20, 2010
1:00 – 5:00 p.m
Carpinteria Community Church
1111 Vallecito Road, Carpinteria
Suggested donation: $5
- Please see attached flyer for more information: Principles Workshop
Come celebrate half a century of recovery at the 5oth annual OA birthday party, taking place January 15th-17th, at the LAX Mariott Hotel. Panel and keynote speakers, workshops and marathon meetings, a young people’s meeting, dinner, dance, and more will be offered. Please see the following link for more information: http://www.oalaig.org/html/birthday_party.html
On Thursday, November 26th, from 9AM to 5PM (or later), hourly OA meetings will be held in Reseda. All meetings will be available for listening via phone as well. Please see attached flier for details.
Bylaws of Channel Isalnds Integroup (OACII) of Overeaters Anonymous
- Current Bylaws: CIIG Bylaws (amended Feb. 2006)
- Change proposed 11/3/09
- Motion will be voted at the 12/01/09 Intergroup meeting
Amendments to Bylaws – These Bylaws may be amended at any time by a two-thirds (2/3) vote of the Voting Body present at any regular meeting or special meeting of the OACII, provided a copy of the proposed amendment(s) has been submitted to each group at least ten (10) days before the meeting at which the action is to be taken on the amendment.
from “d. The 12 Traditions and the 12 Concepts of OA Service will be read at the beginning of each OACII meeting.”
to “d. The 12 Traditions or the 12 Concepts of OA Service will be read at the begining of each OACII meeting, in alternating rotation.”
OA Loop is a Santa Barbara/Ventura email discussion of the “For Today” and/or “Voices of Recovery” daily readings, as well as an opportunity to check-in daily with your fellow OAers. To sign up, send an email to OALoopfirstname.lastname@example.org.
The Santa Barbara Saturday 10:30 a.m. meeting will be held at Alice Keck Park on Saturday, Oct. 17 only because the Unitarian Society is having a rummage sale.
- Alice Keck is across from the Unitarian Society – meet in the stone circle.
Join us for a Sunday Reflection Beach Walk/Sit!
~ No bathing suits allowed!
~ No exercise required!
~ Come as you are!
Where: Hendry’s Beach Meet at the first lifeguard station by the steps to the beach
When: Sundays at 4:30 pm (no meeting if it’s raining)
What: Reflection begins with a reading. Afterwards, walk or sit along the beach solo or in small groups to discuss the reading and reflect on the week ahead. Reflection time will end at 5:30 pm.
Optional: continue along to the 6:00 pm Sunday night meeting
in Santa Barbara for a Big Book study.
Why: Why not???
Free parking is available, but carpooling is encouraged.
Questions? Call Gabrielle (805) 705-6306
- Click for a Ride the Spiritual Wave! flyer (PDF) to post or bring to your meeting.
Saturday Women’s 3pm Goleta meeting not meeting Oct. 3 in support of the Women’s Retreat this Saturday, Oct. 3 (returns Oct. 10).