Northeastern Maryland Intergroup of AA

(410)272-4150 office@nemdaa.org Office Hours Posted on Website

Week of April 14, 2024


Willingness to do the work

"Once we have a complete willingness to take inventory, and exert ourselves to do the job thoroughly, a wonderful light falls upon this foggy scene."

Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions, p. 49-50


Upcoming Events


Office News

Spring 2024 Meeting Directory will be available at the office starting this Tuesday. Thanks too everyone who contributed to getting all the updates into the office and completed.


ANNOUNCEMENTS

GROUP NEWS

April 29th - NEW MEETING - Spesutia Big Book Study will be meeting at 5:30 PM on Mondays at Grove Presbyterian Church on E. Bel Air Avenue in Aberdeen. More information coming soon.

May 1st - NEW MEETING - A Woman's Way at 6 PM at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 201 Mount Royal Ave In Aberdeen.

DISTRICT NEWS

April 17th - District 28 Monthly Meeting at 7 PM. You can attend in person at Bel Air United Methodist Church, 21 Linwood Ave, Bel Air or on Zoom Meeting ID: 988 561 607. Passcode: 754350. For more information send email to mgsdistrict28@gmail.com.

Every is welcome to attend the Big Book Workshop hosted by District 11 on April 20th 10 AM to 3 PM at the North East United Methodist Church in North East, next to the post office. The presenters will be Jack and Cleo D from Baltimore. A light breakfast and lunch will be provided. Come join us for a day of learning about the Big Book.

INTERGROUP NEWS

April 21st - Spring Appreciation Breakfast 8 AM to Noon, Doors open at 7:30, Program to start at 9:30, Sobriety Countdown, Door Prize Drawing, and 50/50 Drawing followed by Speakers Meeting. AA and Grapevine Literature will be available for purchase. Paper tickets are available in the office and online for $20 each, use this link - online tickets.

April 23rd Intergroup Monthly Meeting at 7 PM in person or on Zoom. Meeting ID: 826-6343-9078. Password: 070124. The In-Person meeting will be at the Intergroup Office at 28 Centennial Lane, Aberdeen, MD 21001. Come joins us and give your Home Group a vote. Minutes from the March 2024 meeting are available for review. Any required corrections can be emailed to steffani@nemdaa.org or brought up at the meeting. USE THIS LINK TO VIEW THE MINUTES - MINUTES FOR REVIEW - March 26,2024 - NEMDAA.

April 27th - Date Change - Picnic Planning Committee meeting will be held at 6 PM in-person at NEMDAA Office - 28 Centennial Lane, Aberdeen & via Zoom, Meeting ID: 826-6343-9078, Password:070124. See the Events page for Agenda and Needs Information (consumables and services). All our welcome to help plan this awesome day of fellowship.

 

Institutions Committee

There is a women's facility in Elkton MD looking for women to take a commitment to their facility. They have availability Friday thru Sunday each week at 6:30 PM. If you are interested please email Kyle at kyle@nemdaa.org.

More good news . . .
Aberdeen Medical Center is now starting back the A.A. commitments that were started at Harford Memorial Hospital.


Service

From the Chairwoman
Dear NEMDAA fellowship, It's time to consider stepping up to service! The current tenure of the Chairwoman, Secretary & Treasurer will be ending in June. Our 2 year term is drawing to a close. We need interested, committed and passionate about AA people to take over the Intergroup functions. Here is a chance to give back that which was freely given.


Answering Service

April 15 - April 21 Never Too Early   
April 22 - April 28 Fallston. Early Saturday Group   
April 29 - May 5 Sunday Reflections   
May 6 - May 12 Bel Air Big Book   

You can reach the Answering Service Chair at answeringservice@nemdaa.org


Anniversaries

15 April
James E Cut It Out 1 year   
Marion D Aberdeen Monday Night 15 years   
Mike N Monday Night Raw 9 years   
16 April
Charlie C Forest Hill Tuesday 39 years   
Chris G Third Tradition 1 year   
Dan Sr Three Legacies 37 years   
Frank J Right Road 12 and 12 9 years   
Macie B Bel Air Womens Group 3 years   
Susan D. Sisters of Sobriety 1 year   
17 April
Tina M Joppa Twelve Step 19 years   
18 April
Jim P North East Twelve and Twelve 54 years   
22 April
John L Rising Sun Group 20 years   
Justin E Sunday Morning Now 1 year   
Sarah J Emmorton Beginners 9 years   
23 April
Tara C Bel Air Womens Group - Open to All 1 year   
24 April
Bruce G Bel Air Wednesday Night 42 years   
25 April
Angie K Pursuit of Happiness 3 years   
Billy E North East Twelve and Twelve 1 year   
Maggie O Pursuit of Happiness 3 years   
26 April
Brian S Spesutia Group 36 years   
Cari S Recovery at Noon 7 years   
28 April
Sam T Sunday Morning Now 1 year   
29 April
Dave M Stay for the Miracle 39 years   
30 April
James T Solution for Living 6 years   
01 May
Patty D THINK Group 41 years   
02 May
Brett D Higher Power 24 years   
03 May
Eddie P Daily Reflections 7 years   
 
Total Years of Sobriety: 429  

Final Thought:

"The rule is that we must always be hard on ourself, but always considerate of others."

Alcoholics Anonymous, p. 74.


28 Centennial Lane Aberdeen, MD 21001-2498