AA Events

If you have an event you would like posted here, please email the information and a flyer if you have it to dmpartyline@gmail.com

AA adage:  If you are bored, then it is your own fault!

We are not a glum lot!

District #7 websitehttp://www.aadesmoines.org/events.ht

December 2019 Events

Saturday, December 14, 2019 The Polar Express Pajama Party. White House 1400 Pennsylvania Avenue Des Moines, IA 50316. $5.00 donation accepted. 5 PM: dinner, 6:30 PM: Story Reading, 7 PM: Movie. Pajama wearing by whole family encouraged. Polar%20Express%20Flyer.pdf

Saturday, December 14th, 2019 Come Celebrate Sobriety! Brent L. Has 10 Years! 1-3 PM Open House @ Shepard of the Valley Church 3900 Ashworth Rd. West Des Moines, IA. Please Use NE Entrance. Celebrate20Sobriety.pdf

Monday, December 16, 2019 Speaker Meeting 3 Legacies Grace United Church 3010 52nd St, Des Moines, IA 50310-1736. Speakers: 6PM & 8 PM

Thursday, December 19, 2019 Thursday Speaker Meeting Whitehouse 1400 Pennsylvania Avenue Des Moines, IA 50316-2258. 7:00 p.m. Speaker:

Thursday 12/19/2019 Foxhall Holiday Party First Methodist Church 1001 Pleasant St. Des Moines, IA 50309-2611. Meat provided. Please bring side dish to share. 6:00 p.m. – Dinner 7:30 p.m. Meeting starts
8:00 p.m. Speaker is Stacey P. Foxhall%20Holiday%20Party.pdf

Sunday 12/22/2019 F & G Christmas Party 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Pizza & Pop. Christmas Goodies. 315 E. 5th Street Lower Level Des Moines, IA 50309-1925. CHRISTMAS%20PARTY.pdf

Monday, December 23, 2019 Speaker Meeting 3 Legacies Grace United Church 3010 52nd St, Des Moines, IA 50310-1736. Speakers: 6PM & 8 PM.

Tuesday, December 24, 2019 at noon to Thursday December 26, 2019 at noon: Christmas 48 hour Marathon Meetings on the even hours at Whitehouse 1400 Pennsylvania Avenue Des Moines, IA 50316-2258.

Tuesday, December 24, 2019 at noon to Thursday December 26, 2019 at noon: Christmas 48 hour Marathon Meetings on the even hours at F & G. Corinthian Baptist Church 814 School Street Des Moines, IA.

Wednesday December 25, 2019 AA Christmas Dinners at F & G @ Corinthian Baptist Church 814 School Street and The White House @ 1400 Pennsylvania Avenue Des Moines, IA 50316-2258. A big feast will be served at both locations. Please bring aside dish or dessert to share. Contributions accepted. You do not have to be alone.

Wednesday, Dec 25th, 2019 CHRISTMAS DINNER AT THE WHITE HOUSE 12:00 pm. White House 1400 Pennsylvania Ave. Des Moines, IA.
Please bring a side dish or dessert to share.Main course will be provided.
Don’t spend Christmas Day alone, come join us! Christmas%20Dinner%20Flyer%202019.pdf


12/25/2019 Mason City Christmas Dinner Wednesday Mason City Clubhouse
207 8th Place SE Mason City, IA 50401. 8:00 a.m. – Doors Open. Noon – Meal
2:00 p.m. – Meeting. Bring a dish to share. mc%20christmas%202019.pdf

Thursday, December 26, 2019 Thursday Speaker Meeting Whitehouse 1400 Pennsylvania Avenue Des Moines, IA 50316-2258. 7:00 p.m. Speaker:

Saturday, December 28, 2019 F & G Movie Night Saturday 5:30 p.m. The Shack Starring: Sam Worthington & Octavia Spencer. Free Coffee and Snacks. MOVIE%2012-28-19.pdf

Monday, December 30, 2019 Speaker Meeting 3 Legacies Grace United Church 3010 52nd St, Des Moines, IA 50310-1736. Speakers: 6PM & 8 PM.

December 31, 2019 Sober Under The Stars PAUL R. KNAPP ANIMAL LEARNING CENTER IOWA STATE FAIR GROUND SE.33rd St.Des Moines, lowa. 7:00 p.m. – midnight Free convenient parking. ADMISSION: CASH ONLY Adults – $5. Children (ages newborn – 12) FREE. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. DJ and Dance. Jump houses for the kids. Petting zoo (7-10 p.m.) Food provided.12 step meetings on the hour throughout the night. 20%20%20%202019.pdf

Tuesday 12/31/2019 AA New Years Eve Party Grace Church 440 N. Illinois Ave.Mason City, IA 50401 (Please use West entrance) 6:00 p.m. – Meal. 8:00 p.m. – Speakers: Jim & Loreli R. 9:00 p.m. – Raffle and 50/50. Dance to follow. Please bring a dish to share. Donation of $5.00 per person/$8.00 per couple. No one will be turned away. mc%20nye.pdf

12/31/2019 IAYPAA Committee New Year’s Eve Party @ Our Redeemer Lutheran Church 2301 E Court St. Iowa City, IA. 52245. Doors open @ 5:30 p.m. Dinner @ 6:00 p.m. Potluck (Bring sides dishes) Main Dish Provided. SpeakerMatt H. @ 7:00 p.m. Suggested donation is $5.00. $10. Sobriety Countdown, 50/50, Raffle, and Talent Show & Dance. Childcare provided during speaker. https://iaypaa.org/events.html

January, 2020 Events

Sunday, January 1, 2019 The Dexter Step Study Group Dexter United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall 1008 Polk Street Dexter, IA 50070.
7:00 p.m. – Speaker – Leanne W.

Downloads/Dexter_Speaker_Flyer_August_25_2019.pdf

Monday, January, 2 2019 Speaker Meeting 3 Legacies Grace United Church 3010 52nd St, Des Moines, IA 50310-1736. Speakers: 6 PM & 8 PM.

Thursday, January 5, 2019 Thursday Speaker Meeting Whitehouse 1400 Pennsylvania Avenue Des Moines, IA 50316-2258. 7:00 p.m. Speaker:

Tuesday, January 7, 2019  Jason O.  Ames  Steps 1,2,3 and 4. The Tuesday Night Big Book Discussion Group Presents Steps Month. Collegiate United Methodist Church 2622 Lincoln Way Ames, IA 50014. 7:00 p.m. – 1/7, 1/14, 1/216:00 p.m. – 1/28 – Eatin’ followed by meeting at 7:00. tnbbd%20steps%20month%20jan%202020.pdf

Monday, January 12, 2019 Speaker Meeting 3 Legacies Grace United Church 3010 52nd St, Des Moines, IA 50310-1736. Speakers: 6 PM & 8 PM.

Monday, 1/13/2020 Huxley 3rd Anniversary Grace Free E Church 905 N 5th Ave. Huxley, IA 50128. 6:00 p.m. – Fellowship, food & refreshments. 7:00 p.m. – Speaker is Phil C. huxley%202019.pdf

Tuesday, January 14, 2019  Andi O. Ames  Steps 5,6,7 and 8. The Tuesday Night Big Book Discussion Group Presents Steps Month. Collegiate United Methodist Church 2622 Lincoln Way Ames, IA 50014. 7:00 p.m. – 1/7, 1/14, 1/216:00 p.m. – 1/28 – Eatin’ followed by meeting at 7:00. tnbbd%20steps%20month%20jan%202020.pdf

Thursday, January 15, 2019 Thursday Speaker Meeting Whitehouse 1400 Pennsylvania Avenue Des Moines, IA 50316-2258. 7:00 p.m. Speaker:

Monday, January, 19 2019 Speaker Meeting 3 Legacies Grace United Church 3010 52nd St, Des Moines, IA 50310-1736. Speakers: 6 PM & 8 PM.

Tuesday, January 21, 2019  Jamie S.   Ames   Steps 9, 10, 11, and 12. The Tuesday Night Big Book Discussion Group Presents Steps Month. Collegiate United Methodist Church 2622 Lincoln Way Ames, IA 50014. 7:00 p.m. – 1/7, 1/14, 1/216:00 p.m. – 1/28 – Eatin’ followed by meeting at 7:00. tnbbd%20steps%20month%20jan%202020.pdf

Thursday, January 22, 2019 Thursday Speaker Meeting Whitehouse 1400 Pennsylvania Avenue Des Moines, IA 50316-2258. 7:00 p.m. Speaker:

Saturday, 1/25/2020 Indianola AA Annual Anniversary Potluck Banquet First United Methodist Church 307 W Ashland Ave. Indianola, IA 50125. Speakers Alanon – Lynn H. (Ankeny). AA – Julie B. (Des Moines). Doors open at 5:00 p.m. Dinner at 6:00 p.m. Speakers at 7:00 p.m. Meat and Coffee provided. Please bring a dish to share. Indianola%202020.pdf

Monday, January, 26 2019 Speaker Meeting 3 Legacies Grace United Church 3010 52nd St, Des Moines, IA 50310-1736. Speakers: 6 PM & 8PM.

Tuesday, January 28, 2019  Phil C. /Ogden. Wrap Up  and eatin’ meetin’  The Tuesday Night Big Book Discussion Group Presents Steps Month. Collegiate United Methodist Church 2622 Lincoln Way Ames, IA 50014. 7:00 p.m. – 1/7, 1/14, 1/216:00 p.m. – 1/28 – Eatin’ followed by meeting at 7:00. tnbbd%20steps%20month%20jan%202020.pdf

Thursday, January 29, 2019 Thursday Speaker Meeting Whitehouse 1400 Pennsylvania Avenue Des Moines, IA 50316-2258. 7:00 p.m. Speaker:

Tuesday 12/31/2019 Waterloo New Year’s Eve  UAW Hall 2615 Washington Street Waterloo, IA. Admission $5.006:00 p.m. – Doors open 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. – Bingo/Fellowship 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. AA/Al-Anon speakers: Eldon & Vicki S.9:30 p.m. – 12:30 a.m. – 50/25/25 Raffle & Dance. Coffee, sandwiches, and relishes provided. Bring a snack to share. Pop/water for sale. waterloo%20nye%202019.pdf

Tuesday, December 31, 2019 Ames Intergroup’s New Year’s Eve Celebration First United Methodist Church  516 Kellogg Ave. Ames, IA 50010.
6:00 p.m. – Fellowship, 6:30 p.m. – Dinner, 7:30 p.m. – Alanon speaker Kevin A. , 8:10 p.m. – Raffle , 8:30 p.m. – AA speaker Mary K., 9:10 p.m. – Jam Session and Board Games (Please bring your own instruments and games). Midnight – Watch the ball drop. Main dish, table service and coffee provided. Please bring a side dish or dessert to share. Pop – $1.00/Energy drinks – $2.00. Registration $10.00 at the door. Bring the family/kids are free
Babysitting provided during the speakers. nye%20ames%202019.pdf

Tuesday, Dec 31, 2019 White House New Year’s Eve Party
Open AA meeting at 6:00 p.m. Potluck to follow meeting. Please bring a dish to share. FAMILY, FUN, FOOD, and MUSIC GAMES. White House 1400 Pennsylvania Ave. Des Moines, IA. New-Years-Eve-Flyer-2019.pdf

February, 2019 Events

Saturday February 1, 2020 SAVE THE DATE Intergroup Banquet 2020
Forte Banquet & Conference Center 615 3rd St. Des Moines, Iowa 50309.
Alateen, Al-Anon & Panel speakers. Main speaker is Paul J. Lexington, KY.
$30 per ticket pre-register or $40 at the door. ig%20banquet%202020.pdf

Sunday, February 2, 2019The Dexter Step Study Group Dexter United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall 1008 Polk Street Dexter, IA 50070.
7:00 p.m. – Speaker: TBA Downloads/Dexter_Speaker_Flyer_August_25_2019.pdf

Monday, February, 3 2019 Speaker Meeting 3 Legacies Grace United Church 3010 52nd St, Des Moines, IA 50310-1736. Speakers: 6 PM & 8 PM.

March, 2019 Events

Sunday, March 1, 2019The Dexter Step Study Group Dexter United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall 1008 Polk Street Dexter, IA 50070.
7:00 p.m. – Speaker: Jim B. Downloads/Dexter_Speaker_Flyer_August_25_2019.pdf