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Check out the GA Trustee
GA & Gam-Anon Spring Conference
Corporetum Drive, Lisle, IL 60532
Remember that the
deadline for the Conference Registration discount
is March 12 - the March Intergroup meeting.
A completed registration form and a minimum $10 deposit
that is necessary to register.
After March 12, the price of the Conference will be $50.
will be held on March
Volunteers still needed for:
Friday afternoon events and
Join the Mission with these Links:
here for the 2019 Fillable Chicagoland Spring Conference
Click here for info on how to Tell Us Your Story for the
Click here for suggestions on workshops
Click here for
Fillable workshop submission form
Click here if you want to volunteer at
Order your 2019 Spring Conference T-shirt or
Click here to order conference
T-shirt by clicking on links in this Word document
(Convenient if you have access to
Microsoft Word as the links to order can be clicked
directly from this Word doc)
Because, Anything is Possible!
The Chicagoland GA Bowling league
Contact Mary if interested in bowling!
One night a month
April 7, 2019 @ 5:30 PM
May 5, 2019*
Bowling Banquet will be on May 31, 2019 at:
Glendale Lakes Golf Club
1550 President Street
Glendale Heights, IL 60139
bowl the second Sunday of each month through May.
Start time is 6PM
and the cost is $18.00 a month.
always welcomed and are needed most nights of bowling
Just show up a
little early and/or contact Mary D. ahead of time
Brunswick Zone Glendale Heights
558 North Avenue, Glendale Heights, IL 60139
(At the NW corner of North Ave & Glen
Mary D. at
firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or to join!
Intergroup meeting is held
on the second Tuesday of the month at
The Oakbrook Community Church
3100 Midwest Road,
Oakbrook, IL 60523
Southwest corner of 31st Street and Midwest Road
Click on address for a map
Park in the NORTH parking lot
Use North side entrance door #2, not main entrance
Click HERE to see a picture of the entrance
Elected Intergroup Reps are encouraged
to attend and participate
All GA Members
are welcomed to attend and observe
for the Phone Service
You know how difficult it was for
you to make that
You can be there for someone
Let your Intergroup Rep know
if you are interested or send an e-mail to
email@example.com with the time frame in
which you could receive calls.
Download the Phone Service Sign
up form HERE
Need to make a meeting announcement?
Thursday - Lisle
Thursday - Elk
Friday - Chicago
- Chicago Northwest
(Returned) Thursday Chicago Loop
Thursday 12 Noon Chicago Loop is
the meeting schedule.
Thursday 12 noon
First United Methodist Church
77 W. Washington Street
Chicago, IL 60602
Basement Classroom #1 - Garrett
Permanent Meeting Closures
Friday night Forest Park meeting
Saturday afternoon Hinsdale
are now permanently
Check out new
format - features open speakers/ workshops meetings
Send an email to Dan B at
firstname.lastname@example.org if interested
in speaking or hosting a workshop at the Romeoville
Pass them on...
Chicagoland Intergroup provides Anniversary Pins for
why not pass along your Pin to help keep our costs down?
turn them in to your intergroup Rep
be put in our Supplies for future pinnings!
PUBLIC RELATIONS COMMITTEE
ASKS FOR YOUR HELP
As we start the New Year we will attempt all year to reach
those compulsive gamblers who are still suffering
to share our experience, strength, and hope with them.
We will reach out to treatment centers, media
outlets, community centers, community speaking
We ask for your help in identifying outreach opportunities. We
are looking to form a team of speakers who would fill in
for opportunities we find to speak to both the recovery
community and our communities at-large.
Contact us at
if you have ideas for outreach and/or want to be on a
list of members who can help us reach those who are
still suffering. We are asking you because who
better to teach us than those who have been on the other
Brian B and Brian M
Click here for a copy of the Problem Gambling Awareness
here for a copy of our Public Relations letter
Hang Up a Flyer
Download the Flyer HERE
in your church
printing, please tear off the 2 end blank tabs, and cut
on the tab lines
Please Share Your
Help your fellow GA members
celebrate their recent GA anniversaries
by submitting your members'
anniversary dates to Donna M.
She will submit
them to the ISO to be listed in the Bulletin for the entire GA
Fellowship to celebrate!
Each one of these meetings will be ‘open
meetings’, but only compulsive gamblers, those who
believe they have a gambling problem at their first
meeting, and those who have a desire to stop
gambling, will be allowed to speak. The meetings
will be run by a rotating schedule of at least 2 out
of 5 approved meeting administrators who have met
the Guidelines for these meetings.
More information is available on the Trustee
There you will find the meeting grid, showing
open times for others to start telephone meeting
conference calls. Additionally, you will find a
listing of Frequently Asked Questions.
The information for this first telephone
conference call is as follows:
Wednesdays at 9:00
PM ET until 10:30 PM ET
The system will open at 15 minutes
before in an open forum
The dial in number is 1-712-770-4160.
This is a network based phone number in Iowa
The conference ID is
If anyone needs support or wishes to help those
who need support you can email such request to Wed9pmConf@trusteewebsite.com
More information on this particular meeting is
Bring your filled
out order form to the next intergroup meeting
Orders may be filled
immediately if the Supplies are in stock
Click HERE for the GA Supply Form
Keep up with our GA members
Please check the "Joys,
Cares and Concerns" page for
Have you been given much from the GA
Consider giving back to it by becoming a
financially supporting the International Service Office
of Gamblers Anonymous, or as we call it... The awesome "I.S.O."
here to be a "Lifeliner"
not telling you it is going to be easy,
I’m telling you it’s going to be worth
Click here to find out:
What is a SPONSOR?
Contact the current Pressure Relief Chair-person for any assistance needed for all types of pressure relief!
Blue is Bad; Green is Good!!
The Blue covered packets
“Gambler’s Anonymous Pressure Relief Group Meeting
Printed 03/2016 are
NOT to be used. The green
packets titled “The Pressure Relief Group Meeting
printed 08/2011 ARE to be used currently.
Download an explanation of all the Pressure Reliefs
Speaker's Box ~
Room reps, please send
speaker information to
Be of Service...
Could YOU find YOUR
Please check the online and downloadable
meeting lists to help keep directions updated so that the
newcomer can easily find our meetings...
GA & Gam-Anon Speakers
Putting the Voices Together
A special gift from members of GA &
shared with us to
celebrate recovery and the 2016
Click HERE for Audio Recordings of Members
putting it all together about the steps!
If you would like ANY
Chicagoland Intergroup related
announcement put on this page just send an e-mail to