2016 Halloween Ball

This event is a scholarship fundraiser for the upcoming ACA retreat.  Registration forms will be available at the dance.
img_1111Suggested theme: Dress as an emotion that you are exploring in your recovery, worked on this year, or that you value in your creative expression. Some ideas might include a color themed costume that expresses a feeling or emotion.
This event is open to ACA members and their families. Please help us create a safe space for love and acceptance. Be advised that your costume choices need to be made out of awareness and respect for other cultures.

Refrain from costumes that fall under cultural appropriation or other stereotypes. You may find the following article informative for expanding your awareness: http://www.refinery29.com/2015/10/95646/halloween-cultural-appropriation

Announcing a New Laundry List Workbook Study Group

Beginning Thursday, October 13th at 7:45-8:45 pm, we will be starting a new Laundry List Workbook Study Group”, which will meet on the Second Thursday of each month at First Immanuel Lutheran Church, 1816 NW Irving St, Portland, 97209, following theThursday night ACA Meeting.
Contact jeannecmt@gmail.com for more info. This meeting is open to all. It is recommended you have completed an ACA 12 Step Study Group before joining. Books may be available for purchase at the Serenity Shop at 3212 SE Division St, Portland, OR 97202, Call first to see if any are in stock (503) 235-3383.  http://shop.adultchildren.org/product.php?productid=17799