Welcome to the Palm Beach County Intergroup


Intergroup Statement of Purpose

To serve our associated groups in carrying the AA message to the still suffering alcoholic according to the principles of the Twelve Steps, Twelve Traditions and the Twelve Concepts of AA, always remembering that our common welfare comes first.

Announcements

Covid-19 Updates:

International Convention Update

2020 International Convention, July 2-5, Detroit, Michigan, is Canceled Announcement by Michele Grinberg, Chair of the General Service Board of A.A.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the cancellation of the 2020 International Convention in Detroit, July 2-5.

We know that this is a disappointment to our Fellowship, as every five years we look forward to celebrating sobriety, the Alcoholics Anonymous program of hope and recovery, and meeting dear friends, old and new, from around the world.

The full statement can be found here.

Online Meetings

There are a number of meetings that have adopted an online meeting format. These meetings have been updated in the app, and on our website with the link for the online meetings

Here is a link to help secure online meetings.

INTERGROUP OFFICE STORE UPDATE

The Palm Beach County Intergroup Office Store will be closed until further notice. This is in accordance with Palm Beach County Emergency Order #2, effective 03-26-2020 at 5:00 PM which states “All noncritical retail and commercial business locations are ordered closed except to the extent necessary to perform Minimum Basic Operations.”

We will re-open the store as soon as the order is lifted. The Office can still be reached at 561-655-5700. Thank you for your understanding and we wish you well during this situation.

The Area 15 Quarterly Assembly in Boca Raton scheduled for 4/3-4/5 has been CANCELLED

As a result of the ongoing Covid-19 outbreak, a number of churches have closed down and as such all meetings held at these locations will be temporarily closed. In the Meeting Guide App these meetings *should* be listed as temporarily closed. The status of various clubs and churches is currently as follows:

Clubhouse Statuses:

  • Triangle – CLOSED
  • EDI – CLOSED
  • Our Club – Open
  • Meeting Place – Open
  • Billy Bob – CLOSED
  • No Matter What - CLOSED
  • Club Oasis – CLOSED

Church & Meeting Statuses:

  • Grace Episcopal Church - closed
  • Bethesda by the Sea Episcopal Church - closed
  • First Presbyterian Church in Tequesta - closed
  • Unity of the Gardens in Jupiter - closed
  • Jupiter First Church - closed
  • Mens 5th tradition – closed
  • St. Davids in the Pines – All meetings closed
  • Another Miracle – Woman’s Meeting – Closed
  • Seagull Cottage - Closed
  • Living on a Prayer - Closed
  • Happy, Joyous and Free - Closed
  • Tell it like it is – Men’s - Closed
  • 103 Group - Closed
  • You, Done and Full of Fun - Closed
  • River Bottom - Closed
  • All Jupiter Farms Meetings – Closed

If there are any other locations that are closed and not listed here please reach out to the Intergroup Office in order to have this list updated. Thank you!

Check out the EVENTS page for upcoming events.

NEW! The agenda for the March Intergroup business meeting can be found here. The meeting will take place on March 11th, 2020 at 6:15 pm. We hope to see you there!

NEW! Intergroup Business Meeting Minutes for February. Attached is the chairmans report for the Palm Beach County Intergroup Business Meeting that was held in February. Business meetings are held on the second Wednesday of every month at our office. Our next Business Meeting will be at the Intergroup Office on Wednesday March 11th, 2020 at 6:15 pm. We hope to see you there!

NEW!
The 64th Annual Forida State Convention:

UPDATE:
Greetings for Jacksonville, Many of you are porbably wondering what the status is of your 64th Flrodia State Convention in Jacksonville This August 6-9th 2020. We are still moving forward with planning and acting "as if" the convention will be held. Given that the event is 5 months away, it's too early to determine how the coronavirus will affect us. So, trusting God in Taking the action to continue to prepare for a fantastic convention is what your host comittee is doing. We encourage you to register and book your rooms. You my cancel your hotel rooms at no cost penalty up to July, and we'll certainly know by then if your convention is a "go" or not. Amazing Speakers from all over the country, includingtwo we've pulled out of "speakers retirement", incredible workshops, entertainment galore and most importantly, the fellowship we all crave and will be looking forward to engaging in when all of this passes. Until then, register early, register often and book your rooms. In Love and Service, Doug Jones, Chair 64th FSC.

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NEW! January Today The monthly Palm Beach County Intergroup Newsletter. Archives of previous newsletters are available on the Today Newsletter page.

NEW! Meeting Schedule - Effective July 26th, 2019 A list of all the meetings registered with Palm Beach County Intergroup. You can also pick up a printed version at the Palm Beach County Intergroup Office and most Palm Beach County meetings.If you don't see it ask a meeting member. If your meeting is not on this list go to New Meeting Form print, fill out form and deliver it to:

Palm Beach County Intergroup Office
1371 Okeechobee Road
West Palm Beach, FL 33401

NEW! The amended bylaws can be found here. Reflected in these is the recent granting of the motion regarding the Where and When.

NEW! New Meeting Page! Our new meeting page is live! This new page allows you to browse meetings by time, location, day of the week and more. It is also mobile friendly. Check it out and let us know what you think!


Not as NEW but very enlightening! The 75th anniversary edition of the Big Book is available at the Intergroup Office. The price is $12.00.

A.A. World Services, Inc. is pleased to announce the publication of the only authorized reproduction of the first edition of Alcoholics Anonymous. This new edition will be a faithful replica of the original, with the famous circus cover dust jacket and bulky paper (which is why it was initially called the Big Book). To commemorate the 75th anniversary of the historic publication of Alcoholics Anonymous in April 1939, the 2013 General Service Conference approved the creation of this facsimile edition of the first printing of the first edition.

Purchase a copy today; call or stop by the Intergroup Office.

Volunteer/Intergroup Representative

Interested in Representing Your Group? Learn how you can represent your group/meeting by becoming an Intergroup Representative. Join us for our monthly business meeting on the second Wednesday of every month at 6:15 p.m. at the Intergroup Office, contact us via phone at (561) 655-5700, or click on Opportunities for Service. Your voice will be heard!

Interested in Volunteering? PBC Intergroup office is always looking for volunteers to do service work. Contact the Intergroup office at (561) 655-5700.

Quick Links

Intergroup Information Brochure

Where to Send Group Contributions

The Today Newsletter

Opportunities for Service

District 8 Website

Download Meetings List (PDF)

24/7 Help Line
561-655-5700

Intergroup Office
Office & Store Hours:
Monday to Friday: 9am to 5pm
Saturday: 9:00am to 1:00pm
Business Office: 561-655-6431

1371 Old Okeechobee Road
West Palm Beach. FL 33401
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Email: pbciaa@bellsouth.net

God, grant me the
Serenity to accept the
things I cannot change,
Courage to change the things I can,
And the Wisdom to know the difference

 


I Am Responsible... When anyone, anywhere, reaches out for help, I want the hand of A.A. always to be there. And for that: I am responsible.

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