|Big Book Study(C)||Tuesday||online only https://www.aa-montana.org/covid19.php||5:30 pm||510 Little Coyote Rd Big Sky Chapel downstairs||!||!||!|
|Big Sky Group(O)||Thursday||Online only https://www.aa-montana.org/covid19.php||8:00 pm||510 Little Coyote Rd Big Sky Chapel, downstairs||!||!||!|
|Early Risers(O)||Saturday||Online only https://www.aa-montana.org/covid19.php;Spiritual readings discussion||7:30 am||510 Little Coyote Rd Big Sky ChapelDownstairs||!||!||!|
|Big Sky(O)||Wednesday||Online only https://www.aa-montana.org/covid19.php; Discussion||12:00 PM||334 Town Center Ave Big Sky Medical Center-2nd floor||!||!||!|
The purpose of all A.A. group meetings, as the Preamble states, is for A.A. members to “share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.” Toward this end, A.A. groups have both open and closed meetings.
Closed meetings are for A.A. members only, or for those who have a drinking problem and “have a desire to stop drinking.”
Open meetings are available to anyone interested in Alcoholics Anonymous’ program of recovery from alcoholism. Non alcoholics may attend open meetings as observers.
At both types of meetings, the A.A. chairperson may request that participants confine their discussion to matters pertaining to recovery from alcoholism.
Whether open or closed, A.A. group meetings are conducted by A.A. members who determine the format of their meetings.
from the pamphlet “The A.A. Group”
ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS® is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking. There are no dues or fees for A.A. membership; we are self-supporting through our own contributions. A.A. is not allied with any sect, denomination, politics, organization or institution; does not wish to engage in any controversy; neither endorses nor opposes any causes. Our primary purpose is to stay sober and help other alcoholics to achieve sobriety.
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