September 2010 Archives

Tokyo: New location, new website

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Tokyo SCA has a new website, http://sca-japan.org/

There is still one meeting a week, every Friday, but the location has changed. Meetings are conducted in Japanese. Here are the details:

FRIDAY 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM - Setagaya-kuritsu Karasuyama kumin-center meeting room
(3rd Floor), 6-2-19 Minamikarasuyama Setagaya-ku (near Chitose-karasuyama station of
the Keio line). Open meeting on first Friday (non-SCA members welcomed), closed on other Fridays (limited to those who want to stop having compulsive sex).

CONTACT: scatokyo@gmail.com


Paris: New meeting

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A midweek meeting has formed in Paris, every Wednesday at 12:30 pm, in the Chatelet / Les Halles neighborhood in the center of town. Phone John F. for details, +33 6 2743 5116.

Day of Recovery in Chicago

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Clearing the Wreckage: making peace with our past

Day of Recovery 2010 "Clearing the Wreckage: making peace with our past" is scheduled for Saturday, October 9, 2010 at Unity in Chicago, 1925 W. Thome Ave., Chicago IL 60660. 

It is an open event for those in sexual recovery, supportive partners and friends, health
professionals, etc. and will feature author and journalist Benoit Denizet-Lewis (author of "America Anonymous: Eight Addicts in Search of a Life" and national speaker on addiction, sex and relationship addiction, and gender), Bill L. (Co-founder of SCA and member of the New York fellowship), and Mona W. of the Chicago fellowship of SLAA along with workshops and meetings facilitated by program members. 

Suggested donation of $25 which includes continental breakfast and lunch; no one turned away for lack of funds. 

Sponsored by Chicagoland Intergroup of SCA.

DC happenings

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Two important pieces of news from the Washington DC Intergroup....

1) They have a new website, http://www.sca-dc.org

2)  They are sponsoring a retreat in Charlestown, WV, on October 8-10. Out-of-towners who want to attend might be out of luck because of demand, but you might want to try the DC message line at +1-202-736-3736.

Here are the details from their website, under the Special Events link.

The DC-SCA Annual Fall retreat is held over the Columbus Day weekend at a beautiful retreat center in Charlestown, WV. The retreat begins with dinner on Friday and ends mid-day on Sunday. The weekend is full of meetings, workshops, guest speakers, hiking, fellowship, yoga, relaxation and great food. The retreat is a great place for SCA members to fellowship with other members and to share their experience, strength and hope. The retreat is so popular, there is usually a waiting list for openings in registrations. Scholarships are available.


IFF Meeting

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SRA Hosts IFF

16th Annual Inter-Fellowship Forum

November 6, 2010

in Venice, CA

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The IFF is a gathering of representatives of all 12-step

fellowships that deal with sex addiction, who meet annually to share their experience, strength, and hope

on items of mutual interest, such as:

Literature

Community Outreach

Prison Outreach

IFF Involvement Locally/World Wide

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The IFF Mission Statement:

To promote a spirit of cooperation among S-fellowships,

with a primary purpose of reaching the still suffering addict.

 

Each year the IFF is hosted by one of the S-fellowships in a different city.

This year SRA is proud to host the Inter-Fellowship Forum in Venice, California.

 

The Forum is from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at

911 Coeur D'Alene Avenue

Venice, CA 90291

(Just West of Lincoln Blvd. across from St. Mark elementary school)

 

For more information about the IFF please visit the IFF website at www.sfellowships.org

 

Please contact Hank if you have any questions or wish to attend the Forum:

hankolwell@sbcglobal.net  /  818.426.1611

LA has new website

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Check it out ... http://scalosangeles.org


LA workshop on Steps 2 and 3

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Dan W. sends along the following:

Please let your meetings know that there will be a Step 2 & 3 Workshop at
Plummer Park, 7377 Santa Monica Blvd., West Hollywood, California, on Sunday, September 19th, between 9:00 AM and 1:00 PM.

Peter C. has asked me to fill in for him for this workshop while he deals with
his current health challenges. Bob L. and I will be leading this workshop
together.

There is a flyer uploaded on the Yahoo Group. Please help get the word out
about the workshop by downloading this flyer, making copies and distributing it.

Thank you all for all the service you do for SCA.

Yours in recovery,

Dan W.