2021 Virtual Weekend Retreat
Registration is NOW open!
This year we have invited 2 presenters to share their experience living the OA 12 Step Program of Recovery. Choose two different virtual tracks to participate in workshops on such topics as:
Living in Recovery: Steps 4-9 as a Trauma and/or Abuse Survivor
Stop eating your feelings Carrying the Message in All Our Affairs Developing a Plan of Eating/Action Plan Specialty workshops on Meditation, Yoga, etc.
Host: Sonoma County OA Intergroup When: April 16-18, 2021 Cost: $25.00 + $3.16 Fee Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/spring-into-action-tickets-128447715575
6 Speakers share on how they’re experiencing
JOY as a result of practicing the program of recovery outlined in our literature. There will be time for 3 minute pitches.
Host: Los Angeles Intergroup When: April 17, 2021 Time: 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm PST Location: https://zoom.us/j/95557862019?pwd=bWRhdTVHWVQvMTRMdFR1ZVBiVnlMUT09 Meeting ID: 955 5786 2019 Password: 988792 Phone : find your local dial-in number https://zoom.us/u/adQfnD3m2c
Twelve hours of recovery focusing on topics relevant to young people (YP) in OA
YP in OA is defined as ages 18-30 and/or having come into OA during that age range. However, those under 18 and over 30 are more than welcome to attend.
Metrowest Intergroup, Arizona Serenity in the Desert Intergroup, Foothill Intergroup
When: Saturday March 6, 2021
Time: 10:00 am – 10:00pm PST
More Information: www.metrowestoa.org/ypretreat-2/
Host: OA Region 2 When: March 20-21, 2021 Location: Zoom Cost: $15 per Regional Representative; $5 per guest Registration: www.oar2.org/assembly-registration.html More Information: https://www.oar2.org/spring-assembly.html
Speaker: A male from Winnipeg, Canada, with over 27 years of abstinence, who has done many Big Book workshops in the US, Canada, and overseas.
Our speaker will apply the Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous directions for working the Twelve Steps to the OA experience.
Host: Southern Arizona Intergroup When: February 27-28, 2021 Cost: No Charge Registration: https://soaz.eventsmart.com/events/soaz-big-book-zoom-workshop
“There is a solution”
Keynote Speakers Workshops Interactive Sessions Relay marathon
Interpreted In Many Languages.
Host: Overeaters Anonymous Virtual Region When: February 20-21, 2021. Time: 5:00 am to 9:30 pm EDT Contribution: $5, $10, $15 OR $20 USD Register: https://www.oavirtualconvention.org Zoom link & call-in information will be emailed to registrants More Information: oavirtualregion.org/news-events/events/vr-conventions
January 10 – “And practice these principles in all our affairs” ~The spiritual principles of the steps February 14 – “Sought thru prayer and meditation” ~Developing a relationship and an ongoing connection with my Higher Power March 14 – “Courage to change the things I can” April 11 – A Spiritual Toolkit May 9 – “Relieve me of the bondage of self” ~Losing our ego and re-‐aligning our will June 13 – The Sponsor – Sponsee Connection July 11 – What does it really mean to surrender? August 8 – A Threefold Disease: Physical, Emotional, and Spiritual September 12 – The Promises of the Program October 10 – Applying the Traditions in Daily Life November 14 – “To carry the message to other compulsive overeaters” December 12 – Connection is the Opposite of Addiction
Host: Overeaters Anonymous Virtual Region When: Second Sunday of the Month (see above for dates) Time: 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm EDT Contribution: Suggested donation $5. No one will be turned away for lack of funds. https://oavirtualregion.org/region/seventh-tradition Join Zoom Meeting: http://zoom.us/j/89165540024 Phone: (646) 558-8656 Meeting ID: 891 6554 0024 Password: 120912 Contact: Lisa firstname.lastname@example.org, Lee email@example.com
Host: Sacramento Valley Intergroup (SVIOA) and hosted by the Sacramento Wednesday 5:30 pm face-to-face group When: Saturday, May 16, 2020 Time: 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm PDT Cost: Suggested donation $5. No one will be turned away. Donate online: https://www.sacvalleyoa.org/abstinence-during-isolation-event.html Address for donations: Sacramento Valley Intergroup of Overeaters Anonymous P.O. Box 255085 Sacramento, CA 95865 Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82527048405?pwd=YklCWDcxT0J6WTVPUWlMam5xdzg3dz09 Phone: (669) 900-6833 Meeting ID: 825 2704 8405 Password: 266775
For further information contact Donna (916)-4521, firstname.lastname@example.org
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