Attending Serenity Online Meetings and Zoom

Zoom Accounts

Download and install Zoom (see link below) and create a personal account on your desktop or laptop. When installing Zoom on a mobile device you will need to use the corresponding app store. A free version of Zoom is available and there are also paid account options. 

To join a meeting, click on the Zoom camera logo under the column titled “Online”in the schedule below for that meeting.

If you have a Zoom personal account installed, click “Allow” when prompted to launch Zoom. You can also logon to your Zoom account, click Join Meeting and enter the Meeting ID which is 6190807244 for all Serenity online meetings. 

A Zoom personal account is recommended but not required to attend online meetings. To join meetings without a Zoom account, click “join from web browser” after clicking on the Zoom camera logo in the schedule. 

Links for Zoom and a Participants Guide from the Inter-Group of New York (IGNY) with additional details are provided below.

https://zoom.us

https://www.nyintergroup.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/NYIG_Zoom-Participants-Guide_040720.pdf

Schedule

The schedule below reflects in-room and available online meetings with clickable Zoom icon.

Note regarding online meetings: If a Chairperson (Host) is not logged in for a specific Zoom meeting, please try a different time.


Sunday

Time Type Open/Closed Online
07:00 a.m. Discussion Open Zoom
10:00 a.m. Discussion Open Zoom
12:00 p.m. Discussion Open Zoom
06:00 p.m. Discussion Open Zoom
08:00 p.m. Big Book Study Open Zoom

Monday

Group Conscience is the first Monday after the third Sunday of the month at 7:15 pm

Time Type Open/Closed Online
06:30 a.m. Discussion Open Zoom
12:00 p.m. Discussion Open Zoom
06:00 p.m. Big Book Study Open Zoom
08:00 p.m. Discussion Open Zoom

Tuesday

Time Type Open/Closed Online
06:30 a.m. Discussion Open Zoom
12:00 p.m. 12 & 12 Study Open Zoom
06:00 p.m. Discussion Open Zoom
08:00 p.m. 12 & 12 Study Open Zoom

Wednesday

Time Type Open/Closed Online
06:30 a.m. Big Book Study Open Zoom
12:00 p.m. Discussion Open Zoom
06:00 p.m. Discussion Open Zoom
08:00 p.m. Discussion Open Zoom
08:00 p.m. Men’s Closed N/A
08:00 p.m. Women’s Closed N/A

Thursday

Time Type Open/Closed Online
06:30 a.m. Discussion Open Zoom
10:00 a.m. Women’s Closed Zoom
12:00 p.m. Big Book Study Open Zoom
06:00 p.m. 12 & 12 Study Open Zoom
08:00 p.m. Discussion Open Zoom
09:30 p.m. Discussion Candlelight Open Zoom

Friday

Time Type Open/Closed Online
06:30 a.m. 12 & 12 Study Open Zoom
12:00 p.m. Discussion Open Zoom
06:00 p.m. Discussion Open Zoom
08:00 p.m. Discussion Open Zoom
10:00 p.m. Discussion Candlelight Open N/A

Saturday

Time Type Open/Closed Online
07:00 a.m. Discussion Open Zoom
08:00 a.m. 11th Step Open N/A
10:00 a.m. Men’s Closed Zoom
12:00 p.m. Discussion Open Zoom
06:00 p.m. Discussion Open Zoom
08:00 p.m. Discussion Open Zoom

Chairing Meetings

Chairing in-room or online meetings generally requires 6 months of continuous sobriety. If you are interested in chairing an online meeting please send an email to the Serenity OnLine Committee (SOL) hereThe SOL committee administers the Zoom group account for Serenity of The Woodlands provided by The Inter-Group Association of New York (IGNY).

The current month’s online meeting schedule with chairpersons is provided below.

When chairing Serenity of The Woodlands online meetings please use the chairperson script with suggestions provided below.

More Information

All In-room meetings are non-smoking and non-vaping.

Parking – Please do not park immediately in front of, or behind the building. These spaces are reserved for other tenant customers and deliveries.

Open Discussion Meetings – (Open to alcoholics and nonalcoholics) one member speaks briefly about his or her drinking experience, and then leads a discussion on A.A. recovery or any drinking-related problem anyone brings up.

Closed Discussion Meetings – (For A.A.s or anyone who may have a drinking problem) conducted just as open discussions are, but for alcoholics or prospective A.A.s only.