AA Meetings Desoto Lakes, FL

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Below is a comprehensive directory of AA meetings in Desoto Lakes, Florida.

The closest AA meeting to you is 1.61 miles away and meets on Saturday at 7:30:00 PM.

If you can't find a meeting close to you at the time you're looking for, we recommend checking out nearby towns including: Kensington Park, North Sarasota, The Meadows, and Tallevast.

Additional local resources: Desoto Lakes NA Meetings | Desoto Lakes Al-Anon Meetings

What is an AA Meeting?

An Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting is a program where alcoholics and people who struggle with drug use gather for one hour to express their experience, strength, and hope. AA Members who attend an Alcoholic's Anonymous meeting in Desoto Lakes, FL will share their experience getting sober through their personal anecdotes with anyone looking to get sober. There is no religious, social or economic association for membership, just the desire to get sober, and live a happy & healthy life without alcohol.

Selecting A meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous in Desoto Lakes, FL

There are a a number of different AA meetings in Desoto Lakes, FL. Before selecting the meeting that you are going to join, it is beneficial to know the different types of AA meetings and what happens at each one.

Open Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous - An Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting is open to anyone who has a desire to attend. You do not have to be an alcoholic to go to an open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting. Friends, family, and children can join these meetings.

Closed Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous - A Closed Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting is only for those who have a desire to stop drinking. Friends and family are not able to attend these meetings.

Big Book Meeting - At these meetings, a member will usually read out of the Big Book and follow the reading with a discussion amongst its members.

Speaker Meeting - At an Alcoholics Anonymous speaker meeting, a member of Alcoholics Anonymous will tell their story and share their experience, strength, and hope with fellow members of Alcoholics Anonymous. The speaker may or may not talk through the duration of the meeting and can often be followed by a discussion amongst the members.

Alcoholics Anonymous Literature Meeting - A literature meeting usually revolves around reading from one of the Alcoholics Anonymous approved pieces of literature and can often be followed by a discussion amongst the members or a speaker about the literature of topic.

Step Study - An Alcoholics Anonymous step study usually focuses on a specific step or 2 per meeting. This can involve a speaker lead discussion about a particular step, literature reading, and might be followed by a discussion about the step(s).

Meditation Meeting - A meditation meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous can involve internal contemplation for a portion of the meeting or even the whole time. The meditation may be guided and is sometimes followed by an open discussion.

Traditions Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting - One or more of the Alcoholics Anonymous traditions will be discussed in extensively. This can be done with a speaker, literature lead, and might be followed by a dialogue.

Being that each Desoto Lakes Alcoholics Anonymous meeting is autonomous, they are able to run each meeting as they see fit. Variation of meeting formats is common and you can also find Alcoholics Anonymous meetings in Desoto Lakes that do not. We recommend calling the local Alcoholics Anonymous intergroup to find out more information on Alcoholics Anonymous Meetings in Desoto Lakes, FL, or navigating to aa.org to find out more information.

How to Get The Most From a meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous in Desoto Lakes, FL

The most successful members of Alcoholics Anonymous tend to find success through going more for the program than just attending meetings. For alcoholics who are attending their first AA meeting and really want to get sober, we recommend following the suggestions of the AA members that have successfully stayed sober for sometime.

It is smart to accept where you are at with you sobriety and ask for help. Part of staying sober is helping the newcomers of Alcoholics Anonymous in Desoto Lakes maintain their sobriety, so people are going to be want to help you not drink too. Stand up, introduce yourself, admit that you need help.

Monday AA Meetings in Desoto Lakes

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Newtown
New Bethel Baptist
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
2.41 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

(Spanish) Grupo Hispano Génesis
Grupo Hispano Génesis
Spanish Speaking AA Meeting
2.83 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

(Men) Monday Night Men's Men
First Brethren
Closed Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous, AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Men's AA Meeting
2.84 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

The Oasis
Veterans of Foreign Wars
AA Literature Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
2.84 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Sun and Fun
RV Resort Park (Rec Center)
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.42 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Oak Street Step
First Presbyterian Church of Sarasota
Closed Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous, Step Study Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.48 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

(Spanish) (Grupo de Mujeres) Grupo Alfa y Omega Women
Gratitude Club
Spanish Speaking AA Meeting, Women's AA Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

11th Step Meditation
Gratitude Club
AA Meditation Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

High Hope
Gratitude Club
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Gratitude
Gratitude Club
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Candlelight
Gratitude Club
Candlelight, AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

1st Edition
Gratitude Club
Big Book AA Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Tuesday AA Meetings in Desoto Lakes

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(Phone Only) At Home Group
Central Office Sara-Mana
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
2.36 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

(Women) Compassionate Witness Women
St. Andrew United Church of Christ
Closed Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous, AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Women's AA Meeting
2.69 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

(Men) Monday Night Men's Men
First Brethren
12 Steps & 12 Traditions AA Meeting, Closed Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous, Men's AA Meeting
2.84 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

The Oasis
Veterans of Foreign Wars
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
2.84 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

(Spanish) Grupo Hispano Fortaleza
Gratitude Club
Spanish Speaking AA Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

11th Step Meditation
Gratitude Club
AA Meditation Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

High Hope
Gratitude Club
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, AA Newcomer / Beginner's Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Candlelight
Gratitude Club
Candlelight, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Gratitude
Gratitude Club
Big Book AA Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Down Home
Gratitude Club
12 Steps & 12 Traditions AA Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Sunrise
Sarasota Community Church
Closed Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous, AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting
3.63 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Together We Can Group
Sarasota Community Church
As Bill Sees it Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting, AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.63 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Wednesday AA Meetings in Desoto Lakes

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Wednesday Brown Bag
Central Office Sara-Mana
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
2.36 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Serenity Seekers
St. Andrew United Church of Christ
Grapevine AA Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
2.69 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

(Spanish) Grupo Hispano Génesis
Grupo Hispano Génesis
Spanish Speaking AA Meeting
2.83 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

(Men) Beginners Men's
First Brethren
Closed Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous, AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting
2.84 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

The Oasis
Veterans of Foreign Wars
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
2.84 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

As We See It (Secular)
Sarasota Center of Light
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.35 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

(Spanish) Grupo Hispano Fortaleza
Gratitude Club
Spanish Speaking AA Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

High Hope
Gratitude Club
Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting, Step Study Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Gratitude
Gratitude Club
Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting, Speaker Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

11th Step Meditation
Gratitude Club
AA Meditation Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Down Home
Gratitude Club
AA Newcomer / Beginner's Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Candlelight
Gratitude Club
Candlelight, AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Thursday AA Meetings in Desoto Lakes

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Beneva Discussion
St. Andrew United Church of Christ
Closed Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous, Step Study Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
2.69 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

(Spanish) Grupo Hispano Génesis
Grupo Hispano Génesis
Spanish Speaking AA Meeting
2.83 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

(Men) Monday Night Men's Men
First Brethren
Big Book AA Meeting, Closed Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous, Men's AA Meeting
2.84 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

The Oasis
Veterans of Foreign Wars
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
2.84 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

(Spanish) (Grupo de Mujeres) Grupo Alfa y Omega Women
Gratitude Club
Spanish Speaking AA Meeting, Women's AA Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Gratitude
Gratitude Club
Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting, Step Study Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

High Hope
Gratitude Club
Grapevine AA Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Down Home
Gratitude Club
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

11th Step Meditation
Gratitude Club
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, AA Meditation Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Candlelight
Gratitude Club
Candlelight, AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

A Literature Meeting
Condordia Lutheran
AA Literature Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.54 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Sunrise
Sarasota Community Church
Closed Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous, AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting
3.63 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Friday AA Meetings in Desoto Lakes

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G.R.O.W.T.H. (Gay)
Unitarian Universalist Church of Sarasota
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, LGBTQ, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
2.44 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Humble Beginnings
St. Andrew United Church of Christ
Big Book AA Meeting, Closed Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous
2.69 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

(Men) Monday Night Men's Men
First Brethren
Closed Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous, Grapevine AA Meeting, Men's AA Meeting
2.84 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

The Oasis
Veterans of Foreign Wars
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
2.84 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

(Spanish) Grupo Hispano Reflexiones
Iglesia Sta. Martha
Spanish Speaking AA Meeting
3.48 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Down Home
Gratitude Club
Living Sober Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Gratitude
Gratitude Club
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

11th Step Meditation
Gratitude Club
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, AA Meditation Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Candlelight
Gratitude Club
Candlelight, AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

High Hope
Gratitude Club
Big Book AA Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

The Hot Dog Group
Sarasota Community Church
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.63 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Sunrise
Sarasota Community Church
Closed Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous, AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting
3.63 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Saturday AA Meetings in Desoto Lakes

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Saturday Night Speakers
Faith Presbyterian (North of Fruitville)
Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting, Speaker Meeting
1.61 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

(Spanish) Grupo Hispano Génesis
Grupo Hispano Génesis
Spanish Speaking AA Meeting
2.83 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

The Oasis
Veterans of Foreign Wars
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, AA Newcomer / Beginner's Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
2.84 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

(Women) Sharp Tools Women
911 Central (Across from Salvation Army)
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting, Women's AA Meeting
3.46 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

(Men) Main Street Men's Men
911 Central (Across from Salvation Army)
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Men's AA Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.46 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Saturday Spiritual Meeting
First Presbyterian Church of Sarasota
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.48 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Down Home
Gratitude Club
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Gratitude
Gratitude Club
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

11th Step Meditation
Gratitude Club
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, AA Meditation Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Candlelight
Gratitude Club
Candlelight, AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

(Women) Women in the Solution Women
First Congregational United Church of Christ
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting, Women's AA Meeting
3.52 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

(Women) Primary Purpose Women
First Congregational United Church of Christ
AA Newcomer / Beginner's Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting, Women's AA Meeting
3.52 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Sunday AA Meetings in Desoto Lakes

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Beneva Discussion
St. Andrew United Church of Christ
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
2.69 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

(Women) Sunday Night Step Sisters Women
Salvation Army
Closed Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous, Step Study Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting, Women's AA Meeting
3.42 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

(Spanish) Grupo Hispano Fortaleza
Gratitude Club
Spanish Speaking AA Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

A Literature Meeting
Gratitude Club
AA Literature Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Gratitude
Gratitude Club
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Down Home
Gratitude Club
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

High Hope
Gratitude Club
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

11th Step Meditation
Gratitude Club
AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, AA Meditation Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Candlelight
Gratitude Club
Candlelight, AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting, Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
3.5 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Remember When
First Congregational United Church of Christ
Open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting, Speaker Meeting
3.52 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Sunrise
Sarasota Community Church
Closed Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous, AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting
3.63 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL

Primary Porpoise
Church of the Redeemer Episcopal
Closed Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous, AA AA Discussion Meeting Meeting
3.88 miles from the center of Desoto Lakes, FL