Step Two Workshop – Aug 16

Came to believe that a power greater than
ourselves could restore us to sanity.

A recovered member shares her experience, strength, and hope on Step 2. You may wish to bring your Big Book and the OA 12 & 12, plus paper and pen, as there will be exercises and time for writing. There will be time for questions and sharing. See & share Step 2 Workshop flyer.

Step 2 - Came to BelieveJoin us on Zoom:
Sunday, Aug. 16th
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm (PDT)

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85392581812?pwd=V1U4VlBBTk1IUmN1a3lXWnlYTnZhQT09

669 900 9128
Meeting ID: 853 9258 1812    Password: 099337

OA 12 Step Workshop

Sign-ups Open! Come join a weekly workshop that takes you through the 12 Steps with fellows in a group format in 15 weeks…

Workshop meets July 25th – October 31st
Saturdays, 12:00 – 2:00 pm (PT)

The following literature will be used in the workshop sessions and homework assignments:

The 12 Steps and 12 Traditions of Overeaters Anonymous
– Alcoholics Anonymous, Fourth Edition (aka, The Big Book)*
– 12 Steps and 12 Traditions of Alcoholics Anonymous*
Overeaters Anonymous, Third Edition
Voices of Recovery
For Today
*available online

Recommended:  Twelve Step Workshop and Study Guide, Overeaters Anonymous

Note: Closed Workshop for 4-12 participants; no new members after August 1. Participants commit to attend and participate in all sessions.

Questions?  Want to sign up? See the  OA 12 Step Workshop flyer.

South Bay OA | Special Events

All workshops:
Zoom Meeting ID: 373 820 2031
Passcode: 5162020
Phone: +1-253-215-8782

Saturday, July 18, 2020 1:00 to 2:30 PM PDT
Relapse to Recovery*
* Recovery : “Removal of the need to engage in compulsive eating behaviors.”
If you’ve experienced a period of relapse in your recovery or are currently in relapse, don’t miss this workshop. Join us as speakers share their stories of recovery from relapse. Relapse to Recovery flyer

Saturday, July 25, 2020 1:00 to 2:30 PM PDT
How It Works
“Rarely have we seen a person fail who has thoroughly followed our path.”–Alcoholics Anonymous, Chapter 5, pg. 58
Come explore some important messages and themes from Chapter 5 “How It Works” in AA’s “Big Book” Alcoholics Anonymous. Discover the roadmap for recovery success! How It Works flyer

Saturday, August 15, 2020 1:00 to 4:00 PM PDT
A Recovery Workshop with Bulimia / Anorexia Focus
Using the 12 Steps to find hope, joy, and fellowship. Speakers with many years of recovery. Everyone is welcome who identifies as having a problem with compulsive eating. Bulimic / Anorexic Recovery flyer


These are special virtual events hosted by South Bay Intergroup of OA (SBI). To support SBI, please see flyers for additional details. No one will be turned away for lack of funds.

OA Virtual Region Workshops

OA “Virtual Region” workshops offer real fellowship and recovery…

OA virtual region

  • “2nd Sunday Series”
  • Virtual Region Podcasts – recordings of workshops including Acceptance (Jul 12), Recovery & Relapse (June 28), Recovery Through Grief & Traumatic Times (June 14), and Many Languages, One Virtual Recovery Convention with Six Keynote speakers + 25 Workshops.

Hosted by —Service Body #09911

OAsis in the Desert | Aug 7-9

Join us in an OAsis of recovery!

OAsis in the DesertThe Fall 2020 Region 3 Convention & Assembly “OAsis in the Desert” scheduled for August 7-9, 2020 is now a virtual OAsis at Home. Members of Overeaters Anonymous can participate virtually in a weekend of Assembly, Workshops, Marathon Meetings and Panels available via Zoom. See the schedule of events here.

Registration is $25 and now open at www.oaphoenix.org/register. Questions? Please contact info@oaphoenix.org.

Relapse Workshop

Wandering footstepsSat, Jul 11 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm PT

A look at the phenomenon of the relapse cycle and how to overcome it and jump start your abstinence. Led by an OA member who is 25 years out of relapse. Meeting room will be open at 11:30 am PT and space may be limited.

Zoom Meeting ID: 775-312-453
Zoom Password: 774093

Sponsored by the Los Angeles Intergroup of OA
For all questions, please contact John K at 310-709-6255.

CAFÉ ZOOMBAY – June 27 8pm

Saturday June 27th 8:00 pm
Come join us for a night of virtual Bohemia. Cafe Zoombay. 

We will have a speaker, followed by a coffee shop style talent show. Dancing encouraged, share your gifts or curse as the case may be with a forgiving audience of your new family. Maybe you juggle, folk songs, contortionist, dramatic reading, poetry, spoons, sword swallowing, maybe just do the dishes on camera for five minutes. Prepare a five minute presentation for your fellows.  Or just come and enjoy a goofy talent show.

Zoombay Fundraiser flyer

For Zoom information: See https://oasfvalley.org/calendar/cat_ids~109/
or text Dan L 818-309-9294 or email: intergroupdev@oasfvalley.org

Fundraiser for OA SFVI

Fourth of July in the (Virtual) Park

Park-beachSaturday, July 4th
@ 9:00 am – 11:00 am PDT

LA Intergroup presents their first ever virtual 4th of July in the “Park” event featuring 3 keynote speakers, fellows from all over the world, and opportunities for 3-minutes pitches. No pre-registration required.

Zoom Meeting ID: 965 7430 5288
Zoom Password: 057290
Click to Join URL: https://zoom.us/j/96574305288?pwd=RmZjVFBhU283V2hIaldoQ3Ivdlgrdz09

Find Your Local Dial-In Number: https://zoom.us/u/adrPqdY1bk

Hosted by Los Angeles Intergroup | Questions? Call Rashod at 310-592-9952

A Vision of Recovery

Convention 2020 | July 10-12OA Convention
Immerse yourself in fellowship and recovery at this special weekend-long event and fundraiser
Location: Your computer, tablet, or smartphone (via Zoom)

Multi-track convention, featuring:

  • 🎙️ Inspiring speakers from California, the East Coast, and the UK
  • 🎨 Workshops to learn new ways of practicing your program
  • 🌎 Opportunities to meet hundreds of OA members from across the fellowship
  • 🎉 Comedy show by three OA members who are professional comediennes
  • 📘 Beautiful custom-made journals and tote bags for purchase​

​This annual convention is one of the largest OA events in the region and is Region 2’s main fundraiser.

See the schedule PDF here and go to OA R2 Convention 2020​ for more info & registration.