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Schedule of MA Phone Meetings

There are multiple MA Phone Meeting groups, each with its own unique phone number(s) and meeting times. Known phone groups are listed in alphabetical order which is linked to their schedule:

As the community grows this website will strive to maintain a schedule of all known MA phone-based meetings. Please refer to the official schedule at Marijuana-Anonymous.org if you have questions.

Times shown are US Eastern timezone.
Long distance charges may apply.


 

We Do Recover group

To attend, call +1.641.715.3650 and use PIN code 107678#

  • Everyday @ 10:00 AM EST
    • Sunday: Spirituality & the 11th Step
    • Monday: Beginner’s mtg with Sobriety Milestone Celebration on last Monday
    • Tuesday: The Twelve Steps mtg
    • Wednesday: We Do Recover Open Topic Discussion mtg
    • Thursday: People of Color
    • Friday: Life With Hope reading mtg
    • Saturday: Promises mtg
  • Sunday afternoon @ 3:00 PM EST : Guided Meditation 
  • Thursday night @ 10:00 PM EST : Topic Discussion
  • Saturday night @ 10:00 PM EST : Relapse Prevention Tools

Group Conscience on the 20th of the month @ 6:00 PM EST

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Women in Recovery group

  • Wednesday @ 8:00 PM EST : Women’s Closed Meeting

    • Phone Number: 712-775-7031
    • The access code can be received by contacting Barb @ 1-207-460-2984 or any other woman in the fellowship!
  • The Women In Recovery (MAWIR) phone group will have 4 additional meetings available over the Winter Holidays.
    Saturday, December 24th, 2016, 7:00 am EST
    Sunday, December 25th, 7:00 am EST
    Saturday, December 31st, 7:00 am EST
    Sunday, January 1, 2017, 7:00 am EST

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Marijuana Anonymous World Phone Meetings group

Phone line: 1.712.775.7035 in the USA or lookup your country in this list of international phone numbers.

The access code is 679941#.

You can also use VoIP, Google Play app, or iPhone app at https://www.freeconferencecallhd.com/hd-conferencing/.

These international phone numbers provide in-country access to over 50 countries worldwide. Note that long distance charges may apply.

  • Everyday at noon & 8pm EST:
    • Sunday @ noon EST : Topic Discussion
    • Sunday @ 8:00 PM EST : Topic Discussion
    • Monday @ noon EST : Topic Discussion
    • Monday @ 8:00 PM EST: Topic Discussion  (paired with land-based face-to-face meeting)
    • Tuesday @ noon EST : Topic Discussion
    • Tuesday @ 8:00 PM EST : Topic Discussion
    • Wednesday @ noon EST : Newcomer’s Meeting
    • Wednesday @ 8:00 PM EST : Topic Discussion 
      • (Note: there is also a women-only mtg on a different line at Wed 8pm)
    • Thursday @ noon EST : Topic Discussion
    • Thursday @ 8:00 PM EST : Topic Discussion
    • Friday @ noon EST : The Reading Room
    • Friday @ 8:00 PM EST : Topic Discussion
    • Saturday @ 8:00 PM EST : Topic Discussion
    • Saturday @ noon EST : Topic Discussion

Group Conscience on the second Sunday of the month @ 8:00 PM EST if there are agenda items. To add agenda items for the MA World Phone Meetings group send email To: agenda-mawpm@ma-phone.org.

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More to come as the community and fellowship grows. . .

Responding to MAWS call for info about phone meetings

Below is a message we received from the MAWS Outreach Trustee on Nov 13. An agenda item has been added to the WDR & MAWPM GC agendas for discussion and a couple of WIR people have been notified.


Greetings ANLP, MA World Services PI Trustee, District 13 and Phone Meeting Representatives!

I am reaching out to to discuss the types of correspondence the MA World Services Outreach Committee is responding to. We at Outreach have been responding to all of the calls that come into the MA World Service 800 number. Many of these calls are indeed about Outreach, but sometimes these calls are about Online or Phone meetings, ANLP orders or PI specific questions. By job description, Outreach is charged to respond to helpline inquiries, but in a way, the Outreach Committee has become the World Services Receptionist and I would like to work together to establish a process for your service group, District or meeting area to directly receive the calls pertaining to your MA domain, so to speak.

For example, when we get a call about someone struggling to understand how to enter online meetings, we are not really the experts on the logistics of online meetings. Also, when we receive PI inquiries, it would be more efficient for PI to be directly receiving those calls to respond. Really Outreach is not about responding to logistical questions about PI service opportunities, ANLP orders, or the logistics of online or phone meetings. We have been doing our best to respond, but I would like setup a process which directly links these specific calls to you all. I think this not only frees up some extra work that the Outreach Committee has been doing, but it also would better serve the members and professionals who are contacting MA.

This could be done in a couple of ways.

1. We could setup an Auto-Receptionist feature on the 800 line (through RingCentral). This would be that each of your domains would have it’s own extension. These call notifications, with voicemail attached, would be automatically forwarded to someone or a committee with your service group, district or meeting area. The benefits to this are that these specific calls are rerouted directly to those who can best respond to these type of inquiries, as well as Outreach not having to spend time yielding them. We would really like you to be the representatives of what information is shared about these specific MA domains.

2. If you do not want to have an extension through the 800 line, Outreach could setup a process of forwarding these calls immediately to a point person or team that you provide the contact information for. It may be a new service opportunity for your service group, district or meeting area. Basically we would need to know the contact emails of who those responsible parties are, and for you to keep them up-to-date.

3. You can setup your own correspondence line, such as through Google Voice.

If we moved forward with option 1, we would need your service group, district or meeting area to draft an outgoing message that would be recorded for listeners to hear. We would also need the contact information of who to link to that extension (who is going to receive the call notifications via email).

This will take a bit of planning and coordination between us, but I do think this is a direction that MA needs to move forward with. I look forward to hearing your feedback. I am willing to attend a DSC, business or Board meeting to further present this idea to your service group, district or meeting fellowships.

Thank you.

Holiday Extra Meetings

The Marijuana Anonymous World Phone Meetings (MAWPM) group will strive to keep their MAWPM phone line active as much as possible during the holidays.  Sometimes there will be live meetings or readings, sometimes recordings.

The MAWPM number is: 1.712.775.7035 using access code:  679941#

The WDR number is: +1.641.715.3650 using access code:  107678#  

Please contact Marianne if you can contribute some time.

The schedule (so far) is listed below:

Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 24, 2016

Time Meeting
 10 am  WDR
 12 pm  MAWPM
 2 pm  MAWPM
 4 pm  MAWPM – Guided Meditation
 6 pm  MAWPM – Fellowship (stop in ‘n say Hi)
 8 pm  MAWPM
 10 pm  WDR

Friday, Nov. 25, 2016

Time Meeting
 10 am  WDR
 12 pm  MAWPM
 2 pm  MAWPM
 4 pm  MAWPM
 6 pm  MAWPM
 8 pm  MAWPM

Note that Christmas & New Years are on Sundays this year.

 

MA Town Hall 2016

Members of Marijuana Anonymous are invited to the 2016 MA Town Hall meeting on:

October 1, 2016, from 10AM-noon PDT (1-3PM EDT/6-8PM BST)

Methods for access to the meeting are:

The following topics will be covered:

  • 2016 Conference Report
  • A New Leaf update
  • MAWS Internet Guidelines
  • 7th Tradition
  • New pamphlet on medications
  • Ask a trustee

town-hall-flier-2016

 


 

Hybrid Meetings – Face-to-Face & Phone combined

The MA World Phone Meetings group is experimenting with hybrid meetings where an existing land-based face-to-face meeting has a speaker phone in the room so that callers from around the world can call in and participate.

Please considering sharing your experience, strength and hope by calling in. Current hybrid meetings are:

  • Monday @ 8:00 PM EST: Fly into the Light  (Raleigh, North Carolina)

The dial=in number for participating countries can be found here. The USA number is 1.712.775.7035. The access code is: 679941#.

 

MAWPM PI Flyer

Do you imagine there are marijuana addicts in your area who may benefit from an MA Phone meeting?

Linked below is a flyer for the World Phone Meetings group that you can print (perhaps on green colored paper) and stick to bulletin boards at treatment facilities, jails, hospitals, head shops or where ever else you feel is appropriate. (That said, you should generally seek approval as unapproved flyers often get pulled down rather quickly.)

2015-MAWPM-flier-USA

 

The Reading Room

The new group MA World Phone Meetings has added a new meeting called The Reading Room at noon EST on Fridays. These meetings are on a new phone line, 1.712.775.7035 in the USA or lookup your country in this list of international phone numbers. The access code is 679941#.

This meeting will draw from MA literature (Life With Hope, Approved Pamphlets, and the newsletter A New Leaf) to inspire sharing our experience, strength and hope that we may better understand our common challenges and solutions to those challenges.

Our exploration will begin with a study of the Twelve Traditions.

 

Newcomer’s Meeting

The new group MA World Phone Meetings has added a new meeting called The Newcomer’s Meeting at noon EST on Wednesdays. These meetings are on a new phone line, 1.712.775.7035 in the USA or lookup your country in this list of international phone numbers. The access code is 679941#.

This meeting is a safe meeting space for people new to recovery. We cover the basics of the first three steps on your journey into a new life with hope.

We encourage participation in recovery by asking those newest to the program to share first.

 

Creative in Recovery

The new group MA World Phone Meetings has added a new meeting called Creative in Recovery at noon EST on Tuesdays. These meetings are on a new phone line, 1.712.775.7035 in the USA or lookup your country in this list of international phone numbers. The access code is 679941#.

The Creative in Recovery meeting is geared to those of us that found pot to help us with our creativity. Once we stopped using pot as a catalyst, we thought the creative process was gone. For most of us that have experienced the recovery process, that creativity has returned exponentially. As in most things, we take it easy, and take it as it comes. So our charge to you all that are creative, is to stick around and observe the creativity rebound.