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PO Box 428
Medinah, IL 60157
Latest Region News
9/16: The assembly packet can be downloaded at Download Packet on our website.  The registration for should be active in the next few days.
10/4: Since there were not applications for treasurer candidates in time for our first assembly packet for November's assembly, we will be accepting applications "from the floor".
10/10: Pre Registration for the Region 5 Convention is now closed.  Walk in registration available each day.

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  • Indiana
  • N. Illinois
  • Kentucky
  • Michigan
  • Ohio
  • SW Ontario Canada
  • Wisconsin

kentuckyKentucky is made up of the following Intergroups: Bluegrass (Lexington) *  Louisville Metro

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michiganMichigan is made up of the following Intergroups: Greater Ann Arbor  * Greater Detroit  * Flint Area  * Jackson Area  * Upper Peninsula  * Western Michigan

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Southwestern Ontario Canada is made up of the following Intergroups: Land Between the Lakes *  Southwest Ontario

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wisconsinWisconsin is made up of the following Intergroups: Madison Area *  Milwaukee Area *  Northeast Wisconsin (GreenBay) *  Rock River

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November 2014 Assembly w/ Region Chairs

WORLDWIDE EXCITEMENT at the Region 5 November Assembly!

Really?  Worldwide?  YES!  The Region Chairs Committee will be visiting our Assembly November 7 & 8 in Merrillville, IN.  The Chairs and Trustee Co-Chair travel to an Assembly annually to meet as a committee, observe the business assembly, get ideas to take back to their Regions, and most importantly, share their experience, strength and hope with the local Fellowship.

Butterfly Newsletter Update

The Butterflyer is the Overeaters Anonymous newsletter for the CHI-WIF Intergroup (Chicago West Intergroup Far-Out).

 FYI: The Butterflyer is only available via email. If you are interested in receiving this free monthly newsletter electronically or if you did not receive your electronic subscription please send an email with the word “SUBSCRIBE”

in the subject box to:

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 Chris B from OA in ILLINOIS


PO Tip of the Week

reachout1On your way to a health care appointment?  Pick up a copy of the Courier to take to your doctor, nurse, physical therapist, lab tech - anyone who may not know we have found the solution! Order the following to take along with you:

All are available at bookstore, or possibly through your local Intergroup or Service Board.

Remember, often the receptionist is the ʻfront lineʼ and may spread the message about OA through simple conversation.

OA.ORG now in French

Check out the new French translated site:

Region 5 of Overeaters Anonymous
PO Box 428
Medinah, IL 60157