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Alano Society of Minneapolis

2218 1st Avenue South

Minneapolis, MN 55404

612-871-2218

Hours: 6:30 AM until 10:00 PM


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"We admitted we were powerless over alcohol — that our lives had become unmanageable"

Who cares to admit complete defeat? Admission of powerlessness is the first step in liberation. Relation of humility to sobriety. Mental obsession plus physical allergy. Why must every A.A. hit bottom? We know that little good can come to any alcoholic ...

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Congratulations to all those who celebrated a Sobriety Anniversary in November 2014!

Squad 11:
Henry O.___ 41 years

Squad 14:
Gary J.___ 2 years

Squad 20:
Tabitha W.___ 9 months

Squad 22:
Carrie M.___ 1 year
Kelly A.___ 3 months
Vadessa E.___ 3 months
Alyssa.___ 1 year

Squad ...

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A BIG THANK YOU to all those who have volunteered at the Front Desk and helped with the many chores and projects around the club:

Bill, Tom Mac., Lee E, Christopher B., Bob J., Rick B., Rob A., Donna C., Bobby G., Mary C., Jason J., Mike B., Mike T., Dianne C., Tom T., John ...

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Anonymity in the spiritual foundation of all our traditions, ever reminding us to place principles before personalities.

The spiritual substance of anonymity is sacrifice. Because A.A.'s Twelve Traditions repeatedly ask us to give up personal desires for the common good, we realize that the sacrificial spirit- well symbolized y ononymity- is the foundation ...

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Having had a spiritual awakening as the result of these steps, we tried to carry this message to alcoholics, and to practice these principles in all our affairs

The Joy of living is the theme of A.A.'s Twelfth Step, and action is its key word. Here we turn outward toward our fellow alcoholics ...

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Congratulations to all those who celebrated a Sobriety Anniversary in October 2013:

Squad 11:
August K.____ 3 Years

Squad 15:
Bob G.____ 31 Years

Squad 20:
Carolyne G.____ 10 Years
Cheri R.____ 1 Month
Jessica S.____ 1 Month
Rebecca W.____ 2 Months

Squad 44:
Dale E.____ 1 Month ...

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A BIG THANK YOU to all those who have volunteered at the Front Desk and helped with the many chores and projects around the club:
Tom Mac., Lee E., Bob J., Rick B., Donna C., Mike K., Mary C., Jason J., Mike B., Rob A., Doug H., Mike T.,, Dianne C., Tom T., John S ...

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"Our public relations policy is based on attraction rather than promotion; we need always to maintain personal anonymity at the level of press, radio, and films."

We found that we had to rely upon the principle of attraction rather than promotion. We do have to soberly face the fact that being in the public eye ...

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"Sought through prayer and meditation to improve our conscious contact with God as we understood Him, praying only for knowledge of His will for us and the power to carry that out"

When we turn away from meditation and prayer, we likewise deprive our minds, our emotions, and our intuitions of vitally needed support. As ...

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Happy, Healthy, Sober Summer!

We would like to welcome
Dave the Pie Guy who is taking over the Kitchen:)

We welcome you to invite ANY newcomer at 2218 for the first time,
to enjoy a cup of coffee on us!

We are pleased to offer
an assortment of smoothies,
floats, ice cream, ice teas, lemonade ...

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