Door Locks and Key-Swap – Membership Open House

You asked and we listened – NEW Membership Levels and Benefits available for 2018-2019!

  • For those who want to support the club and receive benefits, but do not require a key… We have the Patron Membership for as little as $5 a month or $50 a year!
  • For those who chair meetings, use the club for sponsorship and 12-steps activities and would like the benefits of access… We have the Key-Holder Membership for $70 individual or $120 family!

Visit our membership page to learn more and/or enroll online! 

Door Locks will be swapped on Sunday, June 24th during our Sunday Open Speaker Brunch

  • Join us from 1:00 pm – 3:30pm on June 24th to swap your existing key or pick-up a new key
  • Second Chance to enroll or renew will be available at our July 4th Cook-Out and Fireworks too

New & Renewing Membership Signups will be available for attendees of the Open Speaker Brunch after Noon and during extended hours. Memberships are 100% Tax-Deductible – Your financial support helps us keep our doors open as a resource to the Elgin Area Recovery Community!  – Cash, Check, Credit or PayPal Accepted

New Years 2018 – Alcathon Until the Dawn

Happy New Year 2018 Alcathon Until the Dawn… 


Doors Open @ 5:00 pm New Year’s Eve—Sunday Dec. 31st; and will remain open until 9:00 am on New Year’s Day.

Each Alcathon meeting time slot will start on the half-hour & are sponsored by a variety of Elgin area AA groups! Meetings will run continuously from 5:30 pm – 8:30 am – with a mini-break at Midnight.

** If your Group is interested in chairing a meeting session. please let us know – available time slots are filling up fast **

All are welcome—recovery community, friends, families, newcomers, etc. Come any time—for any length of time.


Thank you all for your participation and enthusiasm – all of our Alcathon chair time slots are now filled!
  5:00pm *Doors Open*
  5:30pm Morning Serenity Group
  6:30pm Sunday Night BB Study
  7:30pm Sunday Night BB Study
  8:30pm Wednesday Night 12, 12, 12 and More Group (pending)
  9:30pm Faith, Hope & Serenity Group
 10:30pm Nite Cap Group
 11:30pm Fellowship of the Spirit Group
 12:30am District 22- Dan S.
  1:30am Sunday Night BB Study Group
  2:30am Spiritual Awakening NA meeting
  3:30am Nite Cap Group
  4:30am Friday Night Expository Study Group
  5:30am Nite Cap Group
  6:30am Boomers on Relationships
  7:30am Men’s Kitchen Table Group
  9:00am *Doors Closed*
This represents a very good cross-section of AA Groups throughout the District, and we even have an NA Group meeting, as well!

Christmas Day Open House

The Elgin Alano Club invites you to enjoy a

Christmas Day Open House

Monday December 25th, 2017

Time: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm   |   Food – Fellowship – Fun!

All are Welcome!

EAC will be open for friends and visitors on Christmas Day!  There will be food to share, the gift shop, plasma flat screen TV (football broadcasts) and members lounge are open, kids room activities (Disney & Wii) and lots more!  Bring a dish to pass, DVD or Board Game to share and stop in to make some new friends for the Holidays!

Our regular closed meeting will be in session at 1:30 pm in the main meeting room.

Elgin Alano Club – 73 S. Riverside Dr. Downtown Elgin – Laurie Faith 815-263-7658

Thanksgiving Open House & Alcathon

Thanksgiving Open House RETURNS!!!  Take a break from the ‘holiday’ and come and join us for a Thanksgiving Food, Fellowship and Fun at EAC!

Thursday November 23th, 2016

Time: 11:00 am  5:00 pm  


Bring a Dish, Desert, DVD or Board Game to share – the Elgin Alano Club will be OPEN for friends and visitors on Thanksgiving Day!  We will be conducting an Alcathon of Meetings in Unit C between 11:30 – 4:30 pm, plus there will be a feast of treats to share!  Check out our gift shop, big screen TV and members lounge, kids room and lots more!

Please Note: Our regular closed meeting will be in session at 1:30 pm in a private area of EAC.

Elgin Alano Club – 73 S. Riverside Drive, Elgin, Illinois 60120  |  Jim H. 224-629-6454 |

MOVIE NIGHT Ghostbusters Double Feature

It’s 1984 vs. 2016 – in 32-years of Ghostbusters fandom, from male to female franchises, dogs & cats living together and unforgettable movie quotes… Don’t get slimed, they’re ready to believe you!

Join us as the club hosts a Movie Night on

 Saturday, March 18th, 2017

Showtime 1: 5:30 pm Ghostbusters (1984) PG

Showtime 2: 7:30 pm Ghostbusters (2016) PG-13

We’ll be screening the HD versions of both Ghostbusters films in a Double Feature presentation on our Big Screen.  Plus, try your luck with a few Board Games in the Members Lounge or enjoy a few Disney Movies playing in the Kids Room throughout the night.

Freshly Popped Popcorn, Hot Dogs & Monsters will be available for sale. Donations are welcome, all proceeds to benefit the EAC build-out.

50/50 Raffle | Trivia & Games | Popcorn & Snacks

Bring family, friends & your favorite Movie Candy or Treat to share!

Learn More: Contact LF @ 815.263.7658