- OA WSO Request for Sponsor Stories Submissions due by Nov 30
- OA R2 Diversity Community Awareness Survey Participation takes just 10-15 min
- Web site service volunteer needed starting Nov. 1st! contact
Save the date! Nov 6 Fellowship Picnic Hand-in-Hand, Face-to-Face
>> Guest Speaker is Sat @12pm PT <<
Oct 22-24 Fri-Sun Region 2 Fall Assembly – Now via Zoom. Free registration, visitors encouraged to attend.
Oct 24 Sun 11:00-1:30pm PT EGO Easing God Out | Flyer Speakers & time to share. Register by emailing SoAZ.TSW.Event@gmail.com. Tenth workshop in the “12 Step Recovery” series—find series recordings here. [Southern Arizona IG].
Oct 31 5:00am to 9:00pm PT Marathon! It’s Not What You Are Eating, It’s What’s Eating You Meetings every hour with regular scheduled meetings. 712-432-5200 Conference ID 4285115# [Marathons Sponsored by Virtual Intergroup of Overeaters Anonymous]
Previous Events > Check Host Site for Recordings
Oct & 15 Friday Fun & Fellowship Dance Party Dance, shake and play—turn on your video or feel free to turn it off …you get to choose your groove! Anyone wanting to stay after and share, there will be time for that. Send your favorite song(s) to email@example.com. Click for Zoom info. Repeats every1st & 3rd Friday 12:30-1:00pm PT [OA SV]
Oct 2 Getting to Know your Internal & External Triggers | Flyer Become aware of your triggers and how to manage them. Write an inventory and an action plan to protect your abstinence in any circumstance. [oasouthernoregon.org]
Oct 3 Getting Out of Relapse and into a Relationship with God Topics: Pitfalls leading to relapse 17 causes of relapse & what to do about it; Powerlessness & Unmanageability How to take a first step; I’ve admitted I’m powerless…Now what? How to continue on in the steps. [OARise]
Oct 7 CIIG Intergroup (Zoom) Meeting ELECTIONS! Service opportunities…All are welcome! Channel Islands Intergroup’s vision is to be a high-value Intergroup that helps the still-suffering compulsive eater, serves the membership and attracts new members, and strengthens OA as a whole. CIIG’s value is measured by its usefulness to members and meetings. Usefulness is our main product. First Thursday of every month. Join us!
Oct 9 Abstinence Habits & Practices Hear from 3 diverse OA members with decades of recovery—100+ years combined! They will share: What it used to be like—brief history of their compulsive eating and compulsive eating behaviors; What happened—How working the Twelve Steps and seeking a God of their own understanding led them to abstinence; What it’s like now—their one-day-at-a-time habits and practices for living happy, joyous & free from the bondage of self. Flyer. Register here! Everyone who pre-registers will receive the playback link. Suggested contribution: $5 (PayPal option)—no one ever turned away for lack of funds.
Oct 9 Step Eleven A Design for Living | Step Speaker Series “Sought through prayer and meditation to improve our conscious contact with god as we understood him.” Zoom ID 200 540 624 no pw. [AD4L.info & AD4L Audio Library Melbourne, Australia]
Oct 17 Sun 1:00–4:00pm PT Aging in Program Flexibility OA fellows range from long-timers with 40+ years of abstinence to newcomers. For some, habits and needs change; for others, their practice stays the same. Five speakers will share experience, strength & hope on a variety of topics for sustaining recovery with flexibility alongside discipline, one day at a time. [OARise]
Oct 12, 19, 26 & Nov 2 Tue 5:00-6:30pm PT Quick-Step Study & Workshop 4-week journey through the steps...1.5 hours each week to reinvigorate your program! The Quick-Step Study format is to read the step together, individually write on the step, followed by small group sharing on the step. Agenda: Oct 12 Steps 1-3; Oct 19 Steps 4-5; Oct 26 Steps 6-7; Nov 2 Steps 9-12. Attendance on all four days is recommended. Registration is required to receive handouts and Zoom details. See flyer. [OA Central Ontario IG]
- Quick Step Repeats
- Saturdays: Nov 13, 20, 27 and Dec 4 at 9:00am-10:30am PT (12:00pm-1:30pm ET)
- Mondays: Dec 6, 13, 20, 27 at 3:00pm-4:30pm PT (6:00pm-7:30pm ET)[
Oct 19 Public Information Committee Meeting – All are welcome to join Public Information Reps from Intergroups across Region 2 (CA, HI, Mexico, NV) to create a campaign of attraction to people who haven’t heard of Overeaters Anonymous. Third Tuesday of every month 7:00-8:00pm PT. Flyer [OAR2]