Alcoholics Anonymous

September 22, 2005

AA groups

Meetings are for alcoholics only except those designated open, which include family and friends.

Open meetings are for anyone who has an interest in recovery from alcoholism. Closed meetings are limited to people who have a desire to stop drinking. Some meetings are smoke-free.

Call 301-733-1109.

Following are meeting places and schedules:

  • Fellowship Hall Group

    879 Commonwealth Ave., Hagerstown

    Closed meetings: Sunday, Monday, Thursday, 9:30 a.m., discussion; Tuesday, 9:30 a.m., Big Book study; Tuesday, 6 p.m., 12-Step study; Sunday, 8:30 p.m., 12-Step study closed discussion; Sunday, 8:30 p.m., Wednesday, 8:30 p.m., closed discussion.

    Open meetings: Friday and Saturday, 9:30 a.m., discussion; Monday, noon, discussion; Sunday, Monday, Wednesday through Saturday, 6 p.m., discussion; Tuesday, 6 p.m., Big Book study; Tuesday, 8:30 p.m., Big Book study; Thursday through Saturday, 8:30 p.m., discussion; Monday, 7:15 p.m., women's meeting.

  • Hagerstown, Dry Bridge Group

    St. John's Episcopal Church, 101 S. Prospect St., Hagerstown. Saturday, 8 p.m., open, discussion.

  • Hagerstown Group

    Rowe Hall, 129 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Monday, 8 p.m., closed, Big Book study; Thursday, 8 p.m., closed, 12-Step study.

  • Leitersburg Group

    St. Paul Lutheran Church, 21513 Leitersburg-Smithsburg Road, Leitersburg. Sunday, 7 p.m., open, discussion.

  • Maple Avenue Group

    St. Anne's Episcopal Church, 9 Maple Ave., Smithsburg. Wednesday, 8 p.m., open, discussion; Saturday, 8 p.m., closed, 12-Step study.

  • Mountain Group

    St. Stephen's United Church of Christ, 25445 Highfield Road, Cascade. Tuesday, 7 p.m., open, discussion.

    Highfield Academy, 15167 Dutrow Ave., Blue Ridge Summit, Pa. Monday, 7 p.m., Big Book study.

  • New Light Group

    New Light Metropolitan Community Church, 40 W. Church St., Hagerstown. Tuesday, 6:30 p.m., open, gays, lesbians and friends, discussion.

  • New Paths Group

    Brook Lane Health Services, chapel, 13218 Brook Lane Drive, north of Hagerstown. Sunday, 6 p.m., open, discussion.

  • New Visions

    For women only. Presbyterian Church of Hagerstown, corner of Prospect and Washington streets, Hagerstown. Thursday, 7 p.m., open, discussion.

  • Oak Ridge Group

    Concordia Lutheran Church, 17906 Garden Lane, Hagerstown. Second Tuesday of the month, 7:30 p.m., closed, Big Book discussion; fourth Tuesday of the month, 7:30 p.m., closed, 12-Step Study discussion.

  • Open Door

    St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 2 E. High St., Hancock. Monday and Tuesday, 7:30 p.m., open, discussion.

  • Recycled Group

    Living World Center, 12915 Pinehill Drive, near Huyetts Crossroads. Thursday, 7:30 p.m., open, discussion.

  • Serenity Group

    34 E. Washington St., Hagerstown.

    Closed meetings, Monday through Friday, 9:30 a.m. and 8:30 p.m.; open discussion, Monday through Friday, 6 p.m.

  • Summit Avenue Group

    Emmanuel United Methodist Church, Howard Street and Summit Avenue, Hagerstown. Monday, 8 p.m., open, 12-Step study.

  • Williamsport Group

    Williamsport United Methodist Church, 25 E. Church St., Williamsport. Friday, 8 p.m., open, discussion.

  • Al-anon

    For family members or friends of alcoholics. No registration required. No fee.

    For meeting times and places, call 301-636-6626.

    • St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 21513 Leitersburg-Smithsburg Road, Leitersburg, Sunday, 7 p.m.

    • Fellowship Hall, rear of 879 Commonwealth Ave., Hagerstown, Tuesday, 1 p.m.

    • Christ Reformed United Church of Christ, 12 S. Church St., Middletown, Md., Wednesday, 7 p.m.

    • John Wesley United Methodist Church, rear of 129 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown, Thursday, 8 p.m.

    • Haven Lutheran Church, 1035 Haven Road, Hagerstown, Saturday, noon.

    Narcotics Anonymous

    For individuals dealing with drug abuse.

    For meeting types and other questions, call 1-800-777-1515.

    • New Light Metropolitan Community Church, 40 W. Church St., Hagerstown. Saturday, 6 p.m., open, gays, lesbians and friends, discussion.

    • Memorial Recreation Center, 109 W. North Ave., Hagerstown. Monday and Thursday, 7 p.m.

    • The End of the Road group, St. John's Lutheran Church, 141 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Tuesday and Wednesday, 7:30 p.m.
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