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Rhode Island Central Service

April 19th , 2019

(401) 438 8860


ANNIVERSARIES - Guest Speakers & Buffet

Wed. April 24th           Woonsocket-WEDNESDAY NIGHT DISCUSSION- St. Charles Church, 190 No. Main St., 7:30PM (24th Anniv.) 

Sun.  April 28th           Portsmouth-WOMEN OF GRACE- St. Barnabus Church, 1697 East Main Rd., (5th Anniv.)  6PM Buffett & 7PM Speakers. ALL WELCOME.  

Mon.  April 29th          Warwick-NEW WAY OF LIFE- Kent County Hospital, (Dr’s. Auditorium), 455 Toll Gate Rd. 8PM(45thAnniv.) 

Wed.    May 1st          Lincoln- FOOTPRINTS- Lincoln Woods State Park, 2 Manchester Print Works Rd., 7AM (5th Anniv.)  May Breakfast at Gazebo

Sat.      May 4th          Fall River, MA- FALL RIVER HOPE – Cardinal Medeiros Towers, 1197 Roberson St., 10AM  (20th Anniv.)

Sat.      May 4th            Kingston-SATURDAY NIGHT- St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church, 35 Lower College Rd., 7:30PM (44th Anniv.)

Mon.     May 6th           East Greenwich- ITS NEVER TOO EARLY- St. Lukes Church, 99 Pierce St., (14th Anniv.)   Buffett at 7PM/Meeting 7:30PM

Tues    May 7th               Providence- R.I. L.G. B.T.- Bell Street Chapel, 5 Bell St., 7PM (43nd Anniv.)

Thur. May 9th              Kingston-WE WANT TO LIVE- Kington Congregational Church, 2610 Kingstown Rd., 7PM (31st Anniv.) Pizza, Brownies & Potluck

Sun      May 19th        Barrington-HOME AT LAST –Christian Academy, 9 Old County Rd., 7:30PM (31st  Anniv.)

Mon.    May 27th        Providence-ST. PIUS- St. Pius Church, 55 Elmhurst Ave., 7:30PM (43rd Anniv.)

Mon.    May 27th       Somerset- RETREAD- Church of Our Saviour, 2112 County St. (Rt. 138), 7:30PM (48th Anniv.)  Long Timers Meeting and Buffet.

Wed.    May 29th       Middletown-BY THE BOOK-St. Columba’s Parish, 55 Vaucluse Ave., 6PM (15th Anniv)                              

Thur.   May 30th        Providence-YOU DON’T HAVE TO BE IRISH- Church of the Redeemer, 655 Hope St., 7:30PM (30th Anniv.)        

Tues.   June 11th        East Providence –WISDOM - Hope Congregational Church 123 Wampanoag Trail- 7:30PM (43rd Anniv.) Pizza Buffet.




Faithful Fivers are A.A. members who graciously contribute “five dollars or more”

 each month to support the RI Central Service Office.

You can find out more and even sign up on line by calling the office or visiting our webpage.


RI Central Service is in the process of up-dating our 12-STEP LIST. We are in desperate need for AA members throughout the RI and South Eastern MA

who would be eager reach out to those looking for help with stopping drinking,

Someone willing to meet them at their first meeting or information from Alcoholics Anonymous

 Anyone willing to be added to the list should contact their Group Secretary or call Central Service.

“When anyone, anywhere, reaches out for help, I want the hand of AA always to be there. And for that I am responsible”


 The next regular meeting for Central Service Delegates will be held on Wednesday, May15th  ,2019

Riverside Congregational Church, 15 Oak Ave., East Providence (Riverside)

New Delegates at 7:15 PM, Regular Meeting at 7:30 PM


We need volunteers to help with our monthly mailing - takes less than one hour -

The next mailing will take place at Central Service on Wed., May, 22nd  at 9AM


Central Service will sponsor our annual Golf Scramble on Friday, May 17th , 2018 at the Cranston Country Club

69 Burlingame Rd., Cranston - $100 per person includes Greens fees, Carts, Golf balls, Prizes, and Italian Buffet

Applications have been sent to all registered group secretaries also available on website


Central Service will sponsor a GRATITUDE BREAKFAST on Saturday June 8th , 2019

 at Riverside Congregational Church, 15 Oak Ave, East Providence. Breakfast at 9:30, Guest Speaker at 10:30-11:15. Light breakfast Buffet, Raffles, Traveling Bookstore, Food, Fellowship and Fun. 

Tickets $10 per person. Reserve your Seat


***Please note the deadline for submitting any information for the next today is Friday, May 17th *** 



Cranston-CRANSTON SATURDAY NIGHT BEGINNERS- Open Discussion(Beginners). Woodridge Congregational Church, 30 Jackson Rd., opp. Garden City Entrance, Saturdays at 7:00pm. First Meeting; Sat.  May 4th

Attleboro, MA- IT’S A NEW DAY- Open Discussion, Cameron Recovery Center, 68 Falmouth St., Wednesdays from 8AM to 9:30AM

Lincoln-1,2,3 STEP- Open Step(Beginners). Lincoln Senior Center, 150 Jenckes Hill Rd., 6:30PM-7:15PM



Tiverton-A VISION FOR YOU-Open Big Book Step Study. Community Church of Christ, 1 Brayton Rd,  Tuesdays at 7:30PM

North Attleboro-WOMEN’S 12 STEP-First Congregational Church (Schoolhouse), 676 Old Post Rd., Mondays at 7PM



Newport-ALL AGES – Open Discussion.  St Paul’s Church, 12 Marlborough St., has changed its start time. They will now meet on Wednesdays from 6PM to 7:30PM

Kingston-WE WANT TO LIVE –Open Meeting. Kington Congregational Church, 2610 Kingstown Rd., will changed  it’s  start time. As of May 16th, they will meet on Thursdays from 7:30PM to 8:30PM

Warwick-NEW MORNING-Open Meeting. Kent County Hospital, 455 Toll Gate Rd., will change their format to a One Hour Meeting effective June 2nd. , Sundays at 10AM

E.Freetown-LAKESIDE- Both Step Meeting as well as Open Meeting will move to Long Plain United Methodist Church, 1215 North Main St. in Acushnet MA .,  Thursdays Step Meeting begins at 6PM Open Meeting at 7:30PM Effective; May 2nd

North Attleboro-WOMEN’S 12 STEP-First Congregational Church (Schoolhouse), 676 Old Post Rd., has changed its start time to Mondays at 7PM




Central Falls-CENTRAL FALLS BIG BOOK-Holy Spirit Church, 1030 Dexter St., Wednesdays at 7PM Last meeting; April 24th

East Providence-RUMFORD CIRCLE-Newman Congregational Church, 100 Newman Ave. Wednesdays at 8PM




The next meeting for Southern R.I. Intergroup Representatives will be held on

Thursday, May 2nd , 2019 - Craik Building, 2845 Post Rd., Warwick,

New Intergroup Reps. 6:45PM - Regular Meeting 7 PM.


District 5 will host 5th Annual Party n’ Picnic,

 Sunday June 9th -12Noon to 4PM

Carr Point , on Burma Road, Portsmouth

Games, Goodies, and Grilling

Bring the family and a Dish if you Wish




Fifth Tradition


Each group has but one primary purpose – to carry its message to the alcoholic who still suffers.



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