Joy Of Living Happy Hour 

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Minutes 5/09/2023 Business Meeting

Business Meeting Minutes

May 9, 2023

Present: Herb, Dan A, Liz, Deb B, Siobhan

The meeting was opened with the serenity prayer.


Siobhán reported that the minutes from the April meeting are posted on the website. A motion was made to approve the April minutes, seconded and passed unanimously.

The issue as to whether or not to disable the mute button was deferred until the June business meeting. Announcements regarding this vote will be made 5 days before and daily leading up to the June business meeting. Dan made the motion to approve the decision and Herb seconded it. The motion was passed unanimously.

A social event for the new District 20 was brought up, a gathering for just our specific Happy Hour Joy of Living meeting or a get together with the Early Morning Branford Zoomers and the Early Morning Risers (Essex Zoomers). More to be discussed at next business meeting.


There is $257.11 in the account. (Not including the prudent reserve).

We deferred until June 30 how to disperse the funds. Deb made a motion to approve the decision and Herb seconded it. The motion was approved unanimously.


Deb reported that the GSR meeting was held Thursday 4/20. 6 people attended on zoom. There was not much else to report.


One big book was given out and eight coins. Herb made a motion to accept the report. Deb seconded it and the motion was approved unanimously.

Liz moved to adjourn the meeting at approximately 7:15 pm and Siobhán seconded it. The motion was approved unanimously.

Respectfully submitted,

Siobhán, Secretary

Joy of Living Happy Hour Monthly Treasurer’s report 

April 30, 2023 

March Income (Donations) $ 223.00

March Expenses (zoom) $ 34.01

Prudent reserve $ 200.00

March 31 balance $ 68.12 Current Available Balance (not counting reserve) $ 257.11