If your Group has moved or changed meeting times, type of meetings or changed accessibility, contact the Area 85 Registrar.

If your Group has elected a General Service Representative or Alternate General Service Representative, please contact the Area 85 Registrar.

If your District has elected a new District Committee Member or Alternate District Committee Member, please contact the Area 85 Registrar.

This information is used byArea 85 to uodate the Area 85 Confidential Contact List and update the Database at the General Service Office in New York. The General Service Office also puts out a Directory that shows where and when Meetings are in Canada and the United States.

The two forms are available on the Area 85 Website by pressing the Registrar tab.
There is now a NEW Electronic FORM that can be sent directly from the website.
Go to the Registrar button to view and fill out the form.
If the Electronic Form is used, there is no need for the paper Form.

Once these forms are filled out please send them to:

To get these forms please go to: and click on the Registrar button
Area 85 notices


`` Let`s Step Up ``
( see poster for more information )
Let`s Help GSO 7 27 Idea Flyer


 Area Websites
Area Websites

Service Meetings in District # 1
(see poster for details)
Area, District, Intergroup Service Meetings
Committee Meetings


Round-Up Meetings
next meeting: Wednesday, December 5, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
(lakehead Intergroup)
The Round-Up Committee is looking to fill Co-chair positions for the present Committee
 We need more people to get involved at the Committee level
(see poster for more information)
2019 Round-Up Committee Updated Recruitment Poster



next Archives Committee Meeting: Thursday, December 13, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

( Archives filing : November 22, 2018  @ 5:00 pm-7:00 pm )
GSR Meetings

( second Tuesday of the month @ 7:00 pm )
next Meeting

Tuesday, November 13 / 2018
District #1 will be starting the Election Process at the October Meeting with Nominations and Elections in November and December if needed

If your Group has a G.S.R we need you for getting District # 1 business done.

Gratitude Dinner November 24, 2018
(see poster for more information)
Gratitude Dinner and Speaker

 District # 1 D.C.M. at:

Online Meetings in Remote Communities
Every Wednesday
2:00 pm CST - 3:00 pm CST

To attend these meetings go to the Remote Communities tab for the information you need to participate.
See poster about Video Conferencing Information
Video Conferencing Information 2017-2018

April 2016 CC AA Permission Letter

These Meetings have Resumed again
(more information will be available soon)

New Group
There is a new Group trying to get started at the John Howard building in Thunder Bay and is in need of books to get started.
If any Group has extra Big Books and 12 and 12 books contact: 

Lakehead Intergroup Meetings

( third Wednesday of the month @ 6:30 pm )
akehead Intergroup will be starting the Election process at the October 17 meeting and elections will be held in November and December if needed, Please have your Group Rep attend.
Next Meeting: November 21 
/ 2018
Help Wanted
Lakehead Intergroup is looking for people to answer the phone at the Intergroup Office Monday to Friday from 7:00 pm to 5:00 pm
We are looking for People or Groups to help clean the building and intergroup Office on weekends.
By doing the cleaning we get our rentcut in half from $950.00 to 475.00
 Intergroup would not last very long if we had to pay full rent

 Please call the office to volunteer: 623-1712


Public Information
Looking for members to be on the Committee
Way out Group

Step Action Series

 Starting Monday, January 8, 2018
(see poster for more information)
New Step Action Series

Thunder Bay Group
Beginners Meetings
( see poster for more information )

Shebandowan Group
Shebandowan Community Centre
(call before coming out)
(meetings are back to noon on Sunday)

 The  Amethyst Women's Big Book Group

Sister Margaret Smith Centre
Room B-17
(see poster for more information)

New Series Starting April 4, 2017

New Big Book Series
 Tuesday nights at 7:00 pm
Welcome Group 
Will start having Discussion Meetings
Starting January 6, 2018, 8:00 pm.
(see poster for more information)
Welcome Group Discussion Meetings

Functions in other Areas