NC Spring 2015 OA Retreat: The Twelve Step Journey


The Twelve Step Journey – North Carolina Spring 2015 OA Retreat will take place from Friday, April 24 – Sunday April 26, 2015. Registration opened October 1, 2014.  (Note registration deadlines on information form below). Register online at this link (a surcharge is applied when using this website to register). Click here to download the PDF of the below registration form.

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Recovery by the Sea Event – Virginia Beach

Recovery by the Sea
~Beach Retreat 23~
March 27 – 29, 2015

Holiday Inn & Suites, North Beach
3900 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA 23451

Meetings/Workshops to support
OA’s 12-Step Program of Recovery
Build, Strengthen, and Add to your OA Network
Fun, Fellowship, and Memories

To register, click on the link to the Beach Retreat 23 Registration Form here and proceed as follows: Continue reading

November 2014 Triangle OA Intergroup Meeting Notes

Saturday, 11/15/14 Intergroup Minutes
Raleigh NC

Attendees: Atiya, Chair, Jim K WSBCD, Scott Treasurer, Rita Newsletter Distribution/Durham Sat 10 am, Alice Mon Raleigh/By-Laws, Rebecca Vice Chair, Cheryl Secretary, Lauren Durham T/Th 12:30 Rep/Newsletter Editor, Jan 12 Steps Within, Debbie Garner Wed, Margaret – Wilmington Wed, Kate – Chapel Hill Tues, Janeen – Raleigh Thursday, Halley – Structure House Continue reading

Report from the SOAR8 Assembly in Bogota

The SOAR8 Assembly in Bogota, Colombia recently took place in November 2014. A SOAR8 Business and Recovery Convention Report has been submitted by attendees Neill and Patrick. The event’s theme was The Golden Dream: Physical, Emotional and Spiritual Recovery. If you’d like to read the report in full, please click here to download the PDF.

Lifeline Weekly – November 2014

Lifeline Weekly is a special, bonus piece of literature delivered exclusively to e-Lifeline subscribers. Each week, you can find historic articles from the print version of Lifeline, along with inspirational quotes and spotlights on important OA news, events and deadlines. If you would like to subscribe to the Lifeline magazine or the e-Lifeline, please visit these links: Continue reading

Region 8 Chair Report for Bogota SOAR Assembly

2014: Increase Focus on Actions Required for Abstinence
Region 8 Chairman’s Report November 2014
Gloria M.



Welcome everyone to Bogota, Colombia, for our November Assembly!  Our theme is:  “Physical, Emotional and Spiritual Recovery: The Golden Dream”.  Bogota is the City of Gold and I am so happy to be returning here Thanks to our hosts, Intergroupos Bogota and Medellin and the General Service Board of Colombia (OA)! Continue reading

October 2014 Triangle OA Intergroup Meeting Notes

Saturday, 10/18/14 Intergroup Minutes

Attendees: Atiya-Chair; Scott-Treasurer; Rita-Newsletter Distribution; Alice-Bylaws/Mon. Raleigh; Mickelle-Sat Morn. Ral/PIPO; Rebecca Vice Chair; Mary Anne-Chapel Hill Thurs; Neill-SOAR Rep; Esther-Library; Lauren-Newsletter/Durham t/th; Patrick-SOAR; Linda- Mon Hillsborough; Nicole-Carrboro Sun; Halley-Structure House; Debbie-Garner Wed; Sid-Cary Mon; Elizabeth-Chapel Hill Tues; Jan-12 step within. Continue reading

WSBC – November 2014 OA News Bulletin

WSBC 2015: Planning for the “Miracle”

“The Miracle of Abstinence!” is the theme for the 2015 World Service Business Conference, which convenes in Albuquerque, New Mexico USA, April 27–May 2. The theme emphasizes OA’s 2015 Strategic Plan, and workshops will focus on abstinence. For a look ahead, check out the tentative Conference Schedule. Continue reading