Saturday, March 23rd 2002
WAS A SUCCESS !
meeting for 2002
April 14th – Noon
Alano Club of
and other interested 12 Step Clubs’ Board of Directors and
Basically, anyone interested in making a difference in your
seminar was first organized to be held at Aurora University
– George Williams Lake Geneva Campus, Williams Bay, WI.
To be held over 3 days March 22, 23 and 24, 2002.
The facilities are excellent for this type of seminar and we
appreciate their cooperation,
but a 1-day workshop would be better suited for something
Therefore, the 2002 Alano Club Seminar has been revised to a 1-day
Interest has been strong and the committee is enthusiastic
about the attendance.
However, we have decided it is best to start small and grow
as our needs grow.
2002 Alano Club Seminar will focus on education, motivation
communication for Alano (and other 12
This is an excellent opportunity to share experience,
strength and hope with other clubs.
Too often competition for membership between clubs inhibits
what could be a healthy support network.
Our goal is to facilitate communication and exchange
The Session Topics:
Motivation (Chaired by the Pass it On Club of
Motivation (What can I do to help?)
Board Turnover (How to avoid
Committees (How to delegate
Volunteers (How to recruit them
and keep them)
The Concept of Rotation
Autonomy (Chaired by the McHenry Alano Club)
(How to keep the club separate from the
Primary Purpose (What is it?)
Public Relations (Attraction
rather than promotion)
Finance (Chaired by the Alano Club of Rockford)
(Have to keep the doors open)
Fundraising (What can we do
without breaking any traditions?)
Rentals (Extra money or extra
Records/Legal (How long to keep
and security of information)
Membership (Chair –TBA)
(Creating and Enforcing)
By-Laws (Follow them or re-write
Membership Benefits (Why should
Social Events (How important are
Smoking (Times are changing,
what do we do?)
planning committee has selected:
at the Alano Club of Rockford
total of 4 workshop sessions followed by lunch
and open discussion in the main hall.
9:00 Registration opens
9:30 Greeting / Opening Meeting
10:00 Sessions 1 and 2
11:00 Sessions 3 and 4
12:00 Lunch provided
1:00 Open Discussion, Recap and Closing Meeting
Registration Fee: only $5.00
All Registrations must be in by
March 8, 2002
The Committee: (as of
Walworth County Alano Club Inc.
Alano Club of Rockford
Freeport Alano Club
McHenry Alano Club
Pass it On Club
Club of Rockford
April 14th -noon
C/O Walworth County Alano Club Inc.
P.O. Box 502
Mukwonago, WI 53149-0502
Bob McDermott at: [email protected]
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