Area Events

There’s always something happening around the state in Al-anon.  If your group or district is having a special event why not let us know so we can help you get the word out to other members around the area.

In the meantime check out what’s going on this month below:

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District 32 Fall Into Action @ Old Mill House
Sep 29 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Steps ~ Traditions ~ Concepts

Join District 32 as we work through steps, traditions, and concepts and connect with friends, both new and old. There will be group exercises leveraging the Reaching for Personal Freedom workbook. We encourage you to purchase the workbook for the workshop. Please let us know if you are interested in purchasing the workbook at the event.

District 32 Fall Into Al-Anon Flyer

37th Annual Al-anon District 7 Workshop @ Westminster Presbyterian Church
Oct 13 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
  • 8am – Registration and Continental Breakfast
  • 8:30 am – Welcome and Opening Remarks
  • 8:45 – Keynote speaker – The Journey Begins
  • 9:15 – 10:10 – Session 1 – Progress in Spiritual Growth
  • 10:20 – 11:10 – Session 2 – Managing Expectations
  • 11:20 – 12:10 – Session 3 – Perfectionism, Procrastination and Paralysis
  • 12:30 – 1:00 – Raffles and Closing


Stepping into the Steps @ United Church of Christ
Oct 20 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

This District 15 workshop is an expansion of one called “The 12 Steps in 15 Minutes” given at the International Al-Anon Convention in Baltimore this past July. There will be a panel discussion as well as a two-person demonstration of how to apply the Steps to a specific situation. Those attending will pair up for the first session, and then switch partners for the second session. There will be time for sharing and reflection. A light breakfast and lunch will be provided.


District 1 Fall Workshop – Forgiveness is Freeing @ Church of St, Martin-in-the-Fields
Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

District 1 2018 Fall Workshop highlighting forgiveness. There will be a speaker, guided forgiveness meditation, and workshops. The speaker is an Al-Anon member from District 1. The forgiveness meditation will focus on opening the heart as one prepares for forgiveness. The workshops will enlighten and explore aspects of forgiveness.

District1 Fall Workshop 2018 flyer.pdf

Reaching for Personal Freedom Workshop @ Green Hill Presbyterian Church
Oct 27 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm

Free workshop with 3 speaker panels with time for sharing. Focus is on the Reaching for Personal Freedom workbook. No registration required2018flyer-oct27-district3fallworkshop-reachingforpersonalfreedom

The 12 Steps in 15 Minutes Workshop @ St Paul United Methodist Church
Oct 27 @ 9:00 am – 1:30 pm

Come join us for a unique and exciting way to take the steps. While it is NOT meant to substitute, replace, or in any way trivialize the amazing and healing process of going through the 12 Steps, it IS a way of focusing on one particular matter or issue, and possibly uncovering a new answer or perspective.

It’s a Potluck event so feel free to bring a dish to share. There’ll be fun, food, and prizes, and, of course, a whole lot of Step work!


MD/DC Fall Convention with Alateen & AA Participation @ Marriott Delta Hotel
Nov 2 @ 4:00 pm – Nov 4 @ 12:00 pm

28th Annual Fall Convention with Alateen and AA participation making it a great opportunity for family recovery. Registration includes 3 meals, workshops, speakers, Alateen panel, open AA meetings, closed Alateen meetings, recovery based entertainment and lots of fellowship. Minutes from the PA border at I-83, Exit 20 in Maryland.


District 31 Harvesting Recovery Al-Anon Workshop — Reaping joy through turmoil, storms, and pests @ First United Church of Christ
Nov 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Recovery Seekers group in Schuylkill Haven is hosting a workshop on Saturday, November 3, 2018, at the First United Church of Christ, 110 Route 61 South, Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972 (next to Penn State Schuylkill Campus). The workshop will run from 9 am to noon. Light breakfast/coffee will be available. Voluntary donations accepted at the door.
Wednesday Night Drexel Hill AFG Anniversary Meeting @ Grace Lutheran Church
Nov 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm

Anniversary Meeting, All Food Donations are Welcome


47th Annual Pennsylvania AFG Convention @ Susquehanna University
May 31 – Jun 2 all-day
Save the Date! More information will be available in the Spring.