The trustees are looking
for your input!
Check out the GA Trustee
RELAPSE RECOVERY PLANNING
Nicasa Highland Park,
1724 1st Street
Highland Park Illinois
is free across the street in the Metra lot. A few spots
in front of the building for those in need of a short
deepen my personal work/awareness of the risks and
processes of relapse potential. You get to answer why
Open to all Gamblers Anonymous and Gam-Anon members
Brian M at
email@example.com with any questions. No need to
Minnesota GA & Gam-Anon conference
October 24th 7:00 PM
Corporetum Drive, Lisle, IL
Where your great ideas become an Amazing Conference!
Bring a friend!
Be of service & get involved!
2019 GA & Gam-Anon Spirituality Conference
Save the date/time
Spirituality registration form
Saturday January 26, 2019
Registration Opens/Beverages & Donuts 9 am to 9:45 am
Program starts at 10 am and ends at 3pm
Community Hospital Auditorium,
800 W. Central Road, Arlington Heights, IL 60005
Bob C. 319-750-1620 OR Jim G. 630-219-8789
***Please help to plan the Spirituality Conference!
Join us at the
Spirituality Conference Planning Meeting***
October 29th, 2018
Where: Northwest Community Hospital,
Arlington Heights in the Cafeteria
Time: 6PM before the regular meeting
Why: To discuss a possible
theme and questions
We can use your help!!
Bob C and Jim G, your Spirituality Conference co-Chairpersons
Contact us at
2019 GA & Gam-Anon Spirituality Conference
GA Holiday Party 2018
Sunday December 2nd
2 – 7 pm
William Tell Holiday Inn
Family Style Dinner served 3pm
Entertainment 2 – 6pm
Adults only $10
Children ages 3 - 12 only $5
Age 2 and under - FREE
Paid reservations due by November 13th
Venue CANNOT accommodate walk ups
The Chicagoland GA Bowling league
looking for 4 more bowlers, contact Mary if interested!
The new bowling league season began
One night a month
October 14, 2018
November 11, 2018
December 9, 2018 Holiday Party!
January 13, 2019
February 10, 2019
March 10, 2019
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.
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
Friday - Chicago
- Chicago Northwest
Saturday - Hinsdale
Sunday - Elk Grove
Starting 11/2/18 - new
7pm start time
This meeting no longer
has the 1pm end time - just starts at 12 Noon.
Also, is not a "No Comment" meeting
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
A 12 Step
Opportunity: Gambler Anonymous in a Jail
Brian M (Sat AM Park
Ridge Meeting) is in the planning stage of starting
a meeting in the Lake County Jail.
If you have
interest in being part of the process please reach out
to Brian - there is an application process that
takes some time to get approved.
Romeoville - closed
West Highland, IN -
closed 12/24, 12/31
Chicago Downtown- closed
Pass them on...
Chicagoland Intergroup provides
Anniversary Pins for pinnees...
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!
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 2018 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"
"If gambling is interfering with your work, you're probably a
If work is interfering with your gambling, you're probably a compulsive gambler."
Click here to find out:
What is a SPONSOR?
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