2018 ACA's Birthday Celebration in NYC

   The Greater New York ACA Intergroup along with the Speaking Our Truth and The Bronx ACA meetings cordially invites anyone and everyone to...

"The Laundry Lists and the Loving Parent"

January 27, 2018

(Snow make up date February 3, 2018)

From 10 am to 6 pm

St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church

781 Castle Hill Avenue

(Enter off of Lafayette Avenue)

The Bronx, New York 10473 

Plenty of Free Street Parking

We will be providing a complimentary light continental breakfast and a very light hot lunch along with beverages and snacks throughout the festive day-long event. 

ACA Literature will be sold throughout the day.  We ask that you preorder your literature using the GNYAI literature order form and email it to gnyacaliterature@gmail.com so we can make sure we have your literature recovery bundle nice and ready for you.  


For your convenience, below are a celebration flyer to hand out, directions to the celebration, and transportation and lodging information.

The suggested donation is $10 (more if you have it to spare), but welcome everyone regardless of their ability to pay.


Space is limited.  We ask that, if possible, you please pre-register early and send your voluntary donation (noting the names of the attendees, contact information, and group number) to the GNYAI Treasurer, Hollie B., c/o WIA Consultants, Inc. 60 George Street, Babylon, NY  11702, ASAP before January 20, 2018 so we have enough food and beverages for everyone to enjoy.  Use the evite to let us now if you're coming so we can make sure to have an accurate head count. 

Tell a newcomer, remind old timers, bring the inner kids!  Don’t miss it.


Planning meetings

- are being held weekly on the GNYAI conference line at 9 pm.  Conference Line number (641) 715-3655  and the Pin is 878556#.  


It is only through your and HP's help that this event will be a success.  Please help us make this event a success by volunteering to help carry the message.


We are only asking each person to donate an hour of their time so that they don't miss much of the event.

We need folks to help in 5 key areas:

(1) Set up and Decorate either on Friday night, 1/26, at 8 pm or Saturday morning 1/27, at 8 am,

(2) Pin Droppers - marking key points in the area with balloons for folks coming from out of

                                     town, Saturday morning 1/27, at 9 am, 

(3) Happy Greeters, Jovial Hospitality, and Serene Spiritual Timekeepers, Oh my! 

       Saturday  1/27, at 9 am - 5 pm - 1 hour slots

(4) Literature Sales Trusted Servants Saturday  1/27, at 9 am - 5 pm - 1 hour slots

(5) Jolly Breakdown and Happy Clean Up - the church must be left in "better than we found it

condition", Saturday  1/27, at 5 pm - 6 pm - 1 hour.  

To sign up, please call in or email Larry Laarias@verizon.net with the Subject: I am up to helping. Thank you.

At your service,

Greater New York ACA Intergroup, Inc. Sponsor, 

Speaking Our Truth and Bronx ACA Meeting, Hosts

2018 ACA Birthday Celebration

Keynote Speaker Jim Y.

 San Francisco, California

Jim Y. is a popular workshop leader on sponsorship and other related topics in the San Francisco Bay Area. He has served at the world level of service in ACA and another fellowship.  He is extremely knowledgeable about the nuts and bolts of ACA recovery.  His presentations are practical and sensitive.

Since he is from California, where the fellowship has had uninterrupted existence since its founding, he brings nuggets of wisdom that the rest of the country hasn't experienced yet, and may give groups important insights.

Special Speakers
Wonderful Workshops
Sensational Sharing
Fantastic Fun
Mellow Music
Creativity Circle
Friendly Fellowship and 
Fabulous Food

Celebration to include 

GNYAI ACA Celebration Flyer
      Transportation & Lodging