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.htm.

June 2019 Events

June 14 @ 6:00 pm – June 15 @ 6:00 pm   IAYPAA 4 Cedar Rapids: Potluck Dinner and Poppin’ Tags Thrift Store Prom White House, 1400 Pennsylvania Ave Des Moines, IA 50316 United States + Google Map

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June 14-16, 2019 11th Annual Sober Float   Valentine at Sharp’s Campground                       near Sparks, Nebraska.  MUST REGISTER BY FRIDAY, JUNE 7TH. View the Flyer

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Monday, June 17, 2019 Speaker Meeting 3 Legacies Grace United Church 3010 52nd St, Des Moines, IA 50310-1736. Speakers: 6 & 8 PM.

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Wednesday June 19, 2019 Ames Downtowners Celebrate AA’s Birthday June Jubilee 2019
7 PM: Speaker: June 19 Ericka M. Cedar Rapids “Perhaps there is a better way – we think so.” BB p.68. First United Methodist Church 516 Kellogg Ave. Ames, IA.  Use NE Entrance. Downstairs to the Right. Handicap Entrance on the South Side.

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Friday, 6/21 – Sunday, 6/23/2019    Midwest Motorcycle Alcoholics Anonymous Convention
Winnebago County Fairgrounds 500 West First Main Street Pecatonica, IL 61063.

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Saturday 6/22/2019 Recovery Rendevous Noon to 5:00 p.m.
Lanesboro, MN

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Saturday, June 22, 2019 F & G Movie Night. 4:30 PM The Lost Weekend. We offer popcorn, lemonade, and coffee.

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Saturday, June 22, 2019  Newton Group AA Picnic Sunset Park 110 N 6th Ave E
NewtonIA 50208. 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.. Eat around noon. Paper products, hot dogs, buns, condiments & water provided. Please bring a side dish or two to share.

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Sunday June 23, 2019 The DEAL’s Annual Picnic
Jay N. “Ding” Darling Shelter House 2100 Saylor Road Des Moines, IA
Fellowship at 11:00 A.M. Lunch served starting at 12:00 Noon We will have Brats, Hamburgers and Hot Dogs for you. Please bring a side dish or dessert to share with others. Water will be provided or you may bring your own non-alcoholic beverages.

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Monday, June 24, 2019 Speaker Meeting 3 Legacies Grace United Church 3010 52nd St, Des Moines, IA 50310-1736. Speakers: 6 & 8 PM.

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Wednesday, June 26 Ames Downtowners Celebrate AA’s Birthday June Jubilee 2019. 7 PM: Speaker: Ali B. Des Moines “I keep coming back because it works.” BB p.374. First United Methodist Church 516 Kellogg Ave. Ames, IA.  Use NE Entrance. Downstairs to the Right. Handicap Entrance on the South Side.

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Thursday, June 27, 2019 Thursday Speaker Meeting Whitehouse 1400 Pennsylvania Avenue Des Moines, IA 50316-2258. 7:00 p.m. Speaker:

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Sunday 6/30/2019    Des Moines Foxhall Picnic 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Legion Park 4th & Vine. West Des Moines, IA 50265.
Burgers, HotDogs, Lemonade, & Table Service Provided.
Bring a Dish To Share.

https://www.aadsmco.org/files/calendar/flyer/fhpicnic2019.pdf

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July, 2019 Events

Monday, July 1, 2019 Speaker Meeting 3 Legacies Grace United Church 3010 52nd St, Des Moines, IA 50310-1736. Speakers: 6 & 8 PM.

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Thursday, July 2, 2019 Thursday Speaker Meeting Whitehouse 1400 Pennsylvania Avenue Des Moines, IA 50316-2258. 7:00 p.m. Speaker:

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Thursday, July 2- Sunday, 5, 2020 AA International Convention Detroit, MI. Ford Field Stadium. Theme: Love and Tolerance is Our Code. Celebrating 85th AA Birthday. Reservations, etc. will be available as of Fall, 2019.

https://www.aa.org/pages/en_US/international-convention-2020

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July 4 @ 6:00 am – 3:00 pm        F & G / White House 4th Of July Picnic

Cherry Glen Campground – Saylorville Lake, 4338 North West 94th Place
Ankeny, IA 50021 United States 
+ Google Map 6 a.m. Open Sunrise Meeting ➢ 10 a.m. Open Meeting ➢ 50/50 Raffle ➢ Serving at Noon Provided: ➢ Hamburgers, Hotdogs, & Lemonade ➢ Please Bring a Side Dish ➢ Coke or Pepsi $1.00 ➢ Water 50₵ Saylorville Lake Cherry Glen Campground Shelter 6 F&G / White House 4th of July Picnic Flyer F&G / White House 4th of July.

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Sunday, July 5, 2019 The Dexter Step Study Group Dexter United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall 1008 Polk Street Dexter, IA 50070 7:00 p.m. Speaker: Nate W.

http://www.aadesmoines.org/Archives/2018/Dexterfall2018.pdf

Dexter Road Trip: Meet and leave from the south parking lot of the Quik Trip on 22nd Street and Interstate 235 in West Des Moines at 5:30 p.m.

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July 5 @ 5:00 pm – July 7 @ 11:00 am      IAYPAA IV Conference

Double Tree Hotel, 350 1st Ave NE Cedar Rapids, IA 52401 United States + Google Map
$15.

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

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Thursday, July 9, 2019 Thursday Speaker Meeting Whitehouse 1400 Pennsylvania Avenue Des Moines, IA 50316-2258. 7:00 p.m. Speaker:

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Monday, July 13, 2019 Speaker Meeting 3 Legacies Grace United Church 3010 52nd St, Des Moines, IA 50310-1736. Speakers: 6 & 8 PM.

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Thursday, July 16, 2019 Thursday Speaker Meeting Whitehouse 1400 Pennsylvania Avenue Des Moines, IA 50316-2258. 7:00 p.m. Speaker:

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July 19 @ 4:00 pm – July 21 @ 12:00 pm   The Deal 8th Annual RNR AA Retreat

Hidden Acres Camp, 3837 Union Ave
DaytonIA50530 United States
+ Google Map

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July 19 @ 4:00 pm – July 21 @ 12:00 pm Des Moines Young People’s Group 2nd Annual Summer Celebration White House, 1400 Pennsylvania Ave Des Moines, IA 50316 United States. Doors open at 4:30p with a Spaghetti Dinner to follow Sobriety Countdown and Speaker at 7pm Ice Cream Social to follow.

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Monday, July 20, 2019 Speaker Meeting 3 Legacies Grace United Church 3010 52nd St, Des Moines, IA 50310-1736. Speakers: 6 & 8 PM.

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Thursday, July 23, 2019 Thursday Speaker Meeting Whitehouse 1400 Pennsylvania Avenue Des Moines, IA 50316-2258. 7:00 p.m. Speaker:

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Monday, July 27, 2019 Speaker Meeting 3 Legacies Grace United Church 3010 52nd St, Des Moines, IA 50310-1736. Speakers: 6 & 8 PM.

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Thursday, July 30, 2019 Thursday Speaker Meeting Whitehouse 1400 Pennsylvania Avenue Des Moines, IA 50316-2258. 7:00 p.m. Speaker:

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August, 2019 Events

August 1, 2019 Thursday-August 4, 2019 Sunday White House Annual Yard Sale. 7 AM to 8 PM (Sunday 11 AM). Donations accepted.

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Saturday, August 3, 2019 White House Annual Beef, Corn, and Tomato Feed. 5:30 PM. $12. 00 per person. Yard Sale as well. AA meeting and bingo in the eve.

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Sunday, August 4, 2019 The Dexter Step Study Group Dexter United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall 1008 Polk Street Dexter, IA 50070 7:00 p.m. Speaker: Catherine M.

http://www.aadesmoines.org/Archives/2018/Dexterfall2018.pdf

Dexter Road Trip: Meet and leave from the south parking lot of the Quik Trip on 22nd Street and Interstate 235 in West Des Moines at 5:30 p.m.

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Friday, August 15- Sunday, 17, 2019 Cornhusker’s Roundup

Ramada (Formerly Hotel RL Omaha) 3321 S. 72nd St Omaha, NE 68124.

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Dates: 08/22/19 – 08/25/19    61st ICYPAA (International Conference of Young People in Alcoholics Anonymous) Hotel: Boston Marriott Copley Place 110 Huntington Ave. Boston, MA 02116.

https://www.icypaa.org/

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August 24, 2019   3rd Annual Shindig 2019 Altoona Area A. A. Groupʼs Pot Luck
Cross Creek 1975 8th St SW Altoona, IA. Open at 12:00 PM; Eat at 1:00 PM. Provided – Hamburgers and buns; Hot dogs and buns, tea; coffee; & lemonade. Cook your own meat.
Speaker John G. ##### Help Altoona Alano Society #####

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Sunday, September 1, 2019 The Dexter Step Study Group Dexter United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall 1008 Polk Street Dexter, IA 50070 7:00 p.m. Speaker: Doug K.

http://www.aadesmoines.org/Archives/2018/Dexterfall2018.pdf

Dexter Road Trip: Meet and leave from the south parking lot of the Quik Trip on 22nd Street and Interstate 235 in West Des Moines at 5:30 p.m.

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Sunday, October 27, 2019   A group of AA women in Des Moines are hosting the first annual Iowa Women’s AA Luncheon with Al-Anon Participation on  at the Holiday Inn Airport in Des Moines.  The print registration flyers and a website where people can register online will be available within two weeks.