Getting a Newcomer Started
September 15, 2019 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Morse Institute Library, 14 E Central St, Natick, MA 01760, USA
Join our interactive sponsor / sponsee workshop. This workshop will discuss...
- A practical method for getting someone started
- A foundation from which we can begin to work the steps
- Diffuse the fear that keeps people from sponsoring
Sponsored by the Central Massachusetts and Metro West Intergroups
Service, Traditions & Concepts Workshop
September 28, 2019 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Church of the Good Shepherd, 95 Woburn St, Reading, MA 01867, USA
Sponsored by North Shore Intergroup
This workshop will help OA members to understand how the traditions and concepts help OA groups and intergroups function harmoniously. The traditions and concepts can also be used to enhance one's own personal OA recovery program. Current needs facing North Shore intergroup will also be explored.
16th Annual Biddeford Retreat
October 11, 2019 4:00 pm - October 13, 2019 11:30 am
Marie Joseph Spiritual Center, Evans Road, Biddeford, ME
Sponsored by Southern Maine Intergroup
You are invited to the 16th annual Overeaters Anonymous fall retreat, “The 3 Legs of Recovery”. Please join us for a weekend of renewed hope and recovery at the beautiful Marie Joseph Center in Biddeford Pool, Maine. Adjacent to an Audubon sanctuary, the center is located on a four-mile expanse of ocean beach, lending itself to quiet reflection and inspiration.
If you have a desire to stop eating compulsively and would like a deeper spiritual connection, you are welcome to join us for this very special weekend.
Our retreat will focus on the 3 Legs of Recovery; Emotional, Spiritual and Physical. This year’s retreat will have a balance of speaker presentation, breakout groups, time for personal reflection and fellowship.
• $195 early bird registration, postmarked by June 29th.
• $210 if postmarked after June 30th.
• Registration deadline is August 31st (if needed, a wait list will be initiated).
Region 6 Convention
October 18, 2019 - October 20, 2019
Crowne Plaza Hotel, 66 Hale Ave, White Plains, NY 10601, USA
Fourth Annual Fall Into Recovery: Practicing These Principles in All Our Affairs
November 8, 2019 3:00 pm - November 10, 2019 12:00 pm
La Salette Retreat Center, 947 Park St., Attleboro, MA 02703
Sponsored by Massachusetts Bay Intergroup
Come away from your daily life for a time of recovery and fellowship. How do you stay abstinent, one day at a time? How do you practice the principles of the program “in all your affairs?” Our speakers will share their experience, strength and hope on the Twelve Steps, the Tools of OA, and much more.
Price: $235 (all single rooms)
Includes 2 nights lodging, 5 meals (abstinent food- plain, no spices, no sugar, no flour, non-meat alternatives available for vegetarians/vegans – please let us know if needed).