July 4th, 2013

Greetings all!

Keep those updates comin’ folks!
….(speaking of updates, if there are new chairs, leaders, or sobriety birthday
, please let us know at .

Happy Independence Day!!!


Please join us in celebrating the 4th of July at the Bellaire Club
1:00PM for Hot Dogs and Hamburgers. (and keep your eye out for the Ice Cream Man!)
*Donations welcome but not required.
“We Insist On Enjoying Life”

Intergroup Summer Open House
Summer Cookout with Live Music provided by
Kindred Spirits

July 20th, 2013
4140 Directors Row Ste. D & E
Houston Tx 77092

The Bookstore will be open for all of your A.A. needs:
+AAWS & Grapevine Literature
+Chips / Tokens
+Meditation and workbooks
+Book covers, bookmarks & other small gifts
It will also be a TAX-FREE day at the AA Bookstore!
PLUS…30-50% off selected items!
We’ll be serving up delicious food and snacks prepared by your
Intergroup Delegate Volunteers.
Come visit Houston Intergroup and visit with
old friends and make some new friends.



Join the Bellaire Club” – $20.00 per month or $200 for the year. 

It’s a great way to participate in your recovery and to help keep the doors open at the Bellaire Club.

July Birthdays:

Larry A w/9yrs
Rick D w/27 yrs

If you ARE a July B-DAY at ,…send me your first name, last initial and
length of time in years!

Meeting Updates (if any) for July…

The 12:15 Meeting
– Chair for the Month: Russell C. —Leader this week: Kathleen

11:00AM Speaker Meeting Chair: Al M —Speaker: TBA

Monday Noon Hope & Healing Women’s meeting chair/leader TBA, under a new format for June.
Week 1 – Step study, Week 2 – Big Book study, Week 3 – discussion, Week 4 – TBA. Each month the chair/leader will choose topic.

Larry A will be leading the Monday Men’s Luncheon Meeting. It is customary to bring and eat your lunch during the meeting.
Great for those with time restraints.
See you men, Monday Noon

There is a noon meeting, let us know how it’s going!

8:00PM is Scottish Jack’s Big Book Study with Scott T. at the helm.

6:30am “Red-eye Special” meeting is growing from what I’ve heard,…also
Wednesday Noon Group Chair for the Month: TBA

Ask-it Basket Wednesday 8:00PM Chair: Joe J. Leader: Ed B.

Robert P. chairs/leads the Thursday noon meeting, always a great meeting, so make it to this one!

Ted C is heading up the Thursday 6:30PM meeting, and I hear it’s been a good one.

Thursday evening Women’s ER 6:30 meeting still waiting for an update for July.

The Doug D’B Meeting on Thursday 8:00 is always a great mid-week meeting to catch.

Friday Two Dollar Meeting (12:15)  Chair: TBA       Leading: TBA

Not Sure who will be chairing the Friday night 8:00 “We’ve Just Begun” beginners meeting for July. Focus is on the first 3 steps, with many
side topics explored as well.

Taco John
is still doing the deal at 12:00 noon on Saturday.

Saturday Night, Donald S. chairs 6:30 Speaker Meeting, with Doug De’B as the guest speaker for 7/6
Following the 6:30 Speaker meeting is the Candlelight 8:00 with Steve.

Just to note: Friday and Sunday “noon” meetings start at 12:15 and end at 1:15.

If you’re new to the mailing list, definitely head back to the our main website and check the meeting schedule for other meetings listed.
Also, let us know if you have something special going on in your home group, or you wish to announce any changes within a certain meeting.
Send it to
Just get it in no later than Wednesday night by around 10:00pm.

THOUGHT for the DAY:

Guard well within yourself that treasure, kindness. Know how to give without hesitation, how to lose without regret, how to acquire without meanness.
George Sand
French author (1804 – 1876)

So far, that’s about it for now. More to come!


*The 12 x 12 Group meets daily at 6:30 p.m. Sunday through Friday.

*The Open Door Group meets at 10 a.m. daily.

  • There are also daily meetings at 8 p.m. Consider attending:

    • The Peace of Mind Group meets Sunday.

    • The God Squad meets Monday.

    • The Scottish Jack Big Book Study meets Tuesday.

    • The “Ask-It Basket” Group meets Wednesday.

    • The “Doug d’B Big Book Study meets Thursday.

    • The “We’ve Just Begun” Group for beginners meets Friday.

    • The Good Word candlelight meeting is on Saturday.


And, here are the notable nooner meetings,…actually, they’re ALL notable, especially
when you really need a good “nooner” 😉


  • The Sunday Noon Group meets at 12:15 Sundays.
  • The Monday Men’s AA Meeting is held at noon Monday.
    The Women’s Hope and Healing Meeting also at noon Monday.
  • The Tuesday Noon Group meets at noon Tuesdays.

  • The Noon Wednesday meeting is held at noon Wednesday.

  • The Women’s ER Group meets every Thursday at 6:30 p.m.
  • The Men’s meeting also meets Thursday 6:30 in the other room.
  • The Friday $2 Meeting meets at 12:15 Friday.

  • The Saturday Noon Group meets every Saturday at noon.

  • The Saturday Speaker Meeting is at 6:30 p.m.

    These are Highlights of some meetings, but definitely check the main website at for the complete schedule.