Who we are
The Downeast InterGroup Committee is a group of Alcoholics Anonymous members coming together in the spirit of fellowship to help carry the AA message by publishing a newsletter, sponsoring AA oriented social events, and distributing AA literature.
We support communication and participation between AA members, groups and districts. Downeast InterGroup serves Area 28's District 3, 8, 10, 11, 16, 18, 21 and 25. These districts cover most of Maine's Hancock, Penobscot, Piscataquis, Washington and Waldo Counties.
Please send events for March to the firstname.lastname@example.org.
Old Timers GatheringWhen: April 28 from 11-4pm
Where: Church of God, Main Street (Rt 2) in Mattawamkeag
What: Old timers’ gathering 11-4pm with potluck dinner at noon-1 pm. Meeting to follow.
Friday Night Dinner GroupWhen: Friday night at 6 pm
Where: Grange Hall, Mariaville
What:On April 20 Norm R will celebrate 22 years.
Post Conference ForumWhen: May 20, 2018 -- 9 am -- 1 pm
Where: Orland Community Center 21 Schoolhouse Rd, Orland, ME 04472
What: Pot Luck Lunch Served
New Meeting in Franklin -- Meditation GroupWhen: Wednesday 6pm and please arrive early!
Location: Franklin Baptist Church, 4 Main St, Franklin, ME
Brewer Out To Lunch Group meeting changeWhen: 12 noon Monday through Friday Where: New location -- Calvary Baptist Church Annex in Brewer which is on Center St up from the Bangor Area Recovery Network which is on top of the railroad tracks.
211 Center St, Brewer, ME
Lollapalooza IIIMarch 15 - 18, 2018
Name: Lollapalooza of AA Conference
Date: Thursday March 15 through Sunday March 18, 2018
Location: Hotel ML, Marlton, NJ
BIARRITZ INTERNATIONAL ENGLISH-SPEAKING A.A. CONVENTION WITH AL-ANON PARTICIPATIONWhat: BIARRITZ INTERNATIONAL ENGLISH-SPEAKING A.A. CONVENTION WITH AL-ANON PARTICIPATION
When: FRIDAY 12 OCTOBER – SUNDAY 14 OCTOBER 2018
Where: BIARRITZ, FRANCE
Email received: click here to view
Bill L some big shoes to fill since he is taking over Mellie's meeting list roll. Please lelp him out by sending the meeting list changes to email@example.com. firstname.lastname@example.org
Please check the meeting list on this site to see if your meeting information is accurate. There are about 200 meetings in the DEIG area and we need your help.
The meeting list on this site is more up todate than the printed list. The printed meeting list is taken directly from the website lists. Since the last printing there may
have been some changes.
Please send meeting updates to: email@example.com
The AA Preamble
ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that
they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking.
There are no dues or fees for A.A. membership; we are self-supporting through our own contributions. A.A. is not allied with any sect,
denomination, politics, organization or institution; does not wish to engage in any controversy;
neither endorses nor opposes any causes. Our primary purpose is to stay sober and help other alcoholics to achieve sobriety.
AA Meetings in Maine -- Downeast Maine
The Downeast Intergroup (DEIG) respresents aa meetings in 71 towns in Maine as of last count in April 2017.
AA meetings in Downeast Maine can be found in the following towns:
Abbott Village, Bangor, Bar Harbor, Beals Island, Belfast, Blue Hill, Brewer, Brooklin, Brooks, Bucksport, Calais, Camden, Castine, Chester, Columbia, Corinna, Corinth, Dedham, Deer Isle, Dennysville, Dexter, Dover-Foxcroft, East Millinocket, Eastport, Eddington, Ellsworth, Gouldsboro, Greenville, Guilford, Hampden, Hancock, Indian Island, Levant, Lincoln, Lincolnville, Lubec, Machias, Mariaville, McAdams, NB, Milbridge, Millinocket, Milo, Newport, Northeast Harbor, Old Town, Orland, Orland Village, Orono, Orrington, Parkman, Patten, Pembroke, Penobscot, Pleasant Point, Princeton, Salisbury Cove, Sangerville, Searsport, Sedgwick, Somesville, South Gouldsboro, Southwest Harbor, St Stephens NB, Stockton Springs, Stonington, Sullivan, Swans Island, Veazie, Whiting, Winter Harbor, Winterport
Please check theAA Meeting list page for time, location and directions. If you know of an AA meeting that is not listed or needs correction please let the Meeting List Chair ( firstname.lastname@example.org ) know. It is because of you letting the Chair know that the meeting list is up to date. Your help is needed and appreciated in advance to keep this list current.