January 2021 OA Events

Events for a Happy, Joyous & Free New Year

Check host site for recordings

New Year, New You: Moving Forward…Looking Back. Gather the best of our past in order to move forward. Speakers & sharing… Flyer – SacValleyOA

Jan 1 Holiday Thank-a-Thon Start the New Year with GRATITUDE! One Day at a Time – speakers were recorded, see East Bay Unity IG

Jan 1 New Year’s Day phone marathon: Every Day is a Fresh Start with Step 1PacSun OA

Jan 3 Body Image, Relationships and Sexuality Workshop (based on OA’s new book). Once we are abstinent and have worked the steps, these three topics come into sharper focus – 3 speakers: find recording at OA Rise

Jan 5 7:00-8:00 PM PT Public Information Monthly R2 Support Meeting – Support, Brainstorming, Training, Collaboration, and a Guest Speaker. This month, a speaker from San Francisco will share the fabulous outreach work her Intergroup has been doing during COVID. Agenda for Jan 5 – OAR2 

Jan 9 Sponsorship Workshop – Learn how to use the new First 12 Days ~ Temporary Sponsors Handout to help guide new or returning members through their first couple of weeks. flyerSonoma County OA

Jan 10And Practice These Principles In All Our Affairs” – The Spiritual Principles of the steps. OA VR

Jan 15 OA Sydney > OA’s Birthday Celebration! Guest speakers, memories of Rozanne S (co-founder of OA), gratitude dance & singing happy birthday, shares on the theme “Beyond our Wildest Dreams” and more!

Jan 16 OA Birthday Phone Marathon “Celebrating Honesty” Telephone marathon with meetings every hour. Call 712-432-5200 Conference ID: 4285115# (For more info, contact Padma at VIGOAMarathons@gmail.com) Virtual IG of OA

Jan 16-17 OA’s 61st Birthday Party! (Virtual)—Tickets included access to all recordings. More than 1,650 fellows from all over the world attended this year’s celebration!

Jan 17 1:00-4:00pm PT Not Work, Just Life Speakers share 34 years and 32 Years ESH and discuss living the program on all three levels; readings from Seeking the Spiritual Path, Q&A and sharing. – OA Rise

ACTJan 23 Using the Action Plan to Manage Our Abstinence Because we must take ACTION to find abstinence & recovery! Join us. for workshop activities including writing, sharing in small groups, breathing, and movement. Flyer | OASV

roadmapJan 23 Road to Recovery The miracle is we are not traveling alone. Four Members will share their Experience, Strength, Hope (ESH) on the Road to Recovery. See UPDATED Flyer for revised link info and get ‘Road to Recovery Roadmap’ here – OA Northern Nevada Sierra

meditateJan 23 Meditation Workshop Presenter teaches an easy meditation technique, as shared at the R2 Convention. Speaker shares experience with the meditation practice, followed by Q&A Session. Flyer South Bay Intergroup

Jan 24 Turning Character Defects Into Strengths (flyer) Start with SELF, then take the Steps. 12 Step Within Committee – oasouthernaz.orgBalance

Jan 30 Recovery During COVID Times Three Speakers share experience, strength & hope (ESH) based on the three-legged stool of Physical, Emotional & Spiritual recovery during the pandemic. Opportunity to ask questions & share ESH. OA Mid-Peninsula IG

Chronic-SatSaturdays Chronic Illness Focus New ‘Special Topic’ OA Meeting, meets each Saturday in 2021 – See & Share the Flyer

step4-burstJan 31 CIIG PresentsStep 4 Workshop
Made a searching and fearless moral inventory of ourselves.
Spiritual principle: Courage
If you think you are or might be a compulsive eater you will not want to miss this workshop. →See Event Page for details. Recording will be available on  OA CIIG Podcast channels soon

pasted-image-small-32Jan 31 Daily* discussion group for sponsors on using Newcomers’ First 12 Days Handout. Meet 30 min each day Sun-Fri (*not Sat) 6:30am PT -or- 3:00pm PT for two weeks from Jan 24-Feb 5. Details & links. Hosted by Nassau OA; series repeats Feb 14-26.