Updated November 26th 2014


District 1 members and friends will be going as a group to a special exhibit of the artist Keith Haring at the De Young Museum on Friday February 6th 2015 at 7 pm.

This is the first major Keith Haring show on the West Coast in nearly two decades, The Political Line features more than 130 works of art including large scale paintings (on tarpaulins and canvases), sculptures, and a number of the artist’s subway drawings, among other works. The critically acclaimed exhibition creates a narrative that explores the artist’s responses to nuclear disarmament, racial inequality, the excesses of capitalism, environmental degradation, and others issues of deep personal concern to the artist.

The tickets are $15. Due to the popularity of this exhibit, its better to reserve the tickets in advance, so please RSVP by Friday Jan 30th 2015 to Payment in advance is required, cash or online. Contact us for details.


21st Annual Marijuana Anonymous World Convention

"Step into a Miracle"

February 13–15, 2015 in Portland, Oregon

What’s at the Convention?

Friday: Welcome mixer, variety show, recovery meetings, speaker meeting
Saturday: Recovery workshops, meetings, lunch, speaker meeting, dance, Saturday Night Banquet: Formal plated dinner with your choice of entrée (separate charge for the banquet)
Sunday: Workshops, recovery meetings, speaker meeting, lunch, birthday countdown, closing ceremonies

See the complete schedule for details.

Access to: MA literature including our book and workbook, MA speaker CDs from this year and past, convention booty, raffle prizes, and a hospitality suite stocked with great food and locally roasted coffee. And of course all kinds of clean and sober fun!

Come enjoy some of the best of Portland with the locals! The 2015 Pre-Convention Raffle offers several great outings and treats that’ll give you and your friends an opportunity for a ‘Uniquely Portland’ experience. See the link below to learn more!

For just a few bucks you could win prizes including:
  • Full day all-inclusive Ski or Snowboarding Trip
  • Columbia River Gorge Tour
  • Go Kart Adventure
  • Tennis with a Pro! (game or lesson)
  • Coffee Roasting Class (and coffee, of course)
  • Indulgent Massage plus Handmade Chocolates
  • Convention Registration
For the most current information, to register and pay, and to buy raffle tickets visit

We welcome your questions! Email us at

Marijuana Anonymous World Services (MAWS) is celebrating 25 years as a united fellowship in 2014. Join us in celebrating our unity and the fulfllment of our primary purpose. For more information visit our global site: or call 1.800.766.6779. For local meeting schedules and events visit us here: or call 503.567.9892.

Travel and Cost Information

Portland Airport Holiday Inn
8439 NE Columbia Blvd., Portland
(503) 256-5000 or (855) 642-6271
Group Name: MA Convention
$106 per night, up to 4 people
Suites available for $139

Register Early and $ave!
$75 before 1/3/15, and $100 thereafter.
$45 Saturday banquet

Options Abound! Free shuttles between the hotel and Portland International Airport (PDX) 24hrs a day. We have volunteers to help with rides as needed from train station or bus depot. Also see for information on local public transportation.

Hosted by
MA District 11
P.O. Box 2012
Portland, Oregon

For information about events in other Bay Area Districts:
District 2 - East Bay
District 3 - South Bay and Santa Cruz
District 12 - Sonoma & Marin Counties