AA Meetings Gloucester, MA

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Below is a comprehensive directory of AA meetings in Gloucester, Massachusetts.

The closest AA meeting to you is 0.07 miles away and meets on Friday at 6:00:00 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: Rockport, Essex, Pigeon Cove, and Manchester-by-the-Sea.

Additional local resources: Gloucester NA Meetings | Gloucester Al-Anon Meetings

What is an AA Meeting?

AA is a fellowship organized to help its members stay sober. Attendance is free at a meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous in Gloucester, MA as the funding is donated from its members.

AA is one of most commonly recognized programs in the United States and around the world that helps countless men and women get sober in the pursuit of lifelong recovery. They are commonly made up of small groups of recovering alcoholics who share their experiences getting sober and are there to help new members stay sober.

Choosing An Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting in Gloucester, MA

There are a variety different AA meetings in Gloucester, MA. prior to selecting the meeting that you are going to attend, it is beneficial to know the different types of AA meetings and what happens at each one.

Open Meeting of AA - An Open Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous is open to anyone who wants to attend. You do not have to have an alcohol addiction to go to an open meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous. Friends, family, and children can attend these meetings.

Closed Meeting of AA - A Closed AA Meeting is only for those who have a desire to stop drinking. It is not open to friends or family.

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

Speaker Meeting - At an AA speaker meeting, a member of AA will tell their story and share their experience, strength, and hope with fellow members of AA. The speaker may or may not talk through the duration of the meeting and an sometimes they open the floor to discussion at the end.

AA Literature Meeting - A literature meeting typically involves reading from one of the AA approved pieces of literature and an sometimes they open the floor to discussion at the end or a speaker about the literature of topic.

Step Study - An AA 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 meditation for a portion of the meeting or even the length of the meeting. The meditation may be guided and then followed by a discussion.

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

Because each Gloucester AA 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 AA meetings in Gloucester that do not. We recommend contacting the local AA intergroup to get more information on AA Meetings in Gloucester, MA, or navigating to aa.org to find out more information.

How to benefit the most from your initial AA meeting in Gloucester, MA

To benefit the most from your initial AA meeting you need to walk in willing to accept change and be open minded. Make sure to arrive 30 minutes early and stay 30 minutes after because there is always a “before” and “after” for every meeting, where the members of the group gather outside and talk. Make sure during opening remarks that you raise your hand to introduce yourself as a new member of AA. Don't forget to inquire about a meeting list, with contact information of the group members. Last, but certainly not least don’t be afraid to raise your hand and speak, let the group know what lead you to your first AA meeting.

Monday AA Meetings in Gloucester

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Cape Ann-Early Bird
Baptist Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
0.84 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Men's BBSS Men (M)
Emanuel Episcopal
Big Book (BB), Men (M), Open (O), Step Meeting (12)
1.28 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Big Book
Action Inc.
Discussion (D), Open (O)
1.56 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

St. Mary's Mondays at 7:30 PM
St. Mary's
Discussion (D), Open (O)
4.21 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Baptist Church First of Rockport Mondays at 12:00
Baptist Church First of Rockport
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S)
4.32 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Simply Steps
Baptist Church
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
8.76 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Hour of Power
Lady /Victory
Discussion (D), Open (O)
8.8 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Hamilton Monday Night
Christ Church
Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
9.53 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Keep It Simple
St. Paul's
Closed (C), Discussion (D), Speaker (S), Wheelchair Access (H)
9.64 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

At Last Women (W)
First Church
12 Steps & 12 Traditions, Closed (C), Step Meeting (12), Women (W)
10.66 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Monday Men's Meeting Men (M)
St. Peter's Episcopal
Big Book (BB), Closed (C), Men (M)
10.84 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Second Chance
White Whale
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S)
10.96 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Tuesday AA Meetings in Gloucester

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Cape Ann Early Bird
Baptist Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
0.84 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Trinity Church Tuesdays at 7:00 PM
Trinity Church
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S), Young People (YP)
1.55 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

First Congregational Tuesdays at 7:30 PM
First Congregational
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
4.22 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Baptist Church First of Rockport Tuesdays at 12:00
Baptist Church First of Rockport
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12), Wheelchair Access (H)
4.32 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

St. John Baptist Tuesdays at 8:00 PM
St. John Baptist
Big Book (BB), Open (O)
4.62 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Ladies Night Out Women (W)
Baptist Church
Closed (C), Discussion (D), Women (W)
8.76 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Hour of Power
Lady /Victory
Discussion (D), Open (O)
8.8 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Reflections Women (W)
St. John's Episcopal Church
Closed (C), Discussion (D), Wheelchair Access (H), Women (W)
9.2 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Second Chance
White Whale
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
10.96 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Living Sober
White Whale
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S)
10.96 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

One Solitary Voice
28 Mugford St.
Closed (C), Discussion (D)
11.69 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Mugford 12 + 12
28 Mugford St.
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
11.69 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Wednesday AA Meetings in Gloucester

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Beginner's
Addison Gilbert Hospital
Discussion (D), Open (O)
0.46 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Cape Ann Early Bird
Baptist Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
0.84 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Primary Purpose
Emanuel Episcopal
Discussion (D), Open (O)
1.28 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Fish City
St. John's
Closed (C), Discussion (D), Speaker (S)
1.49 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Bay View
Brotherhood Hall
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
1.51 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

As Bill Sees It
Our Lady of Good Voyage
Discussion (D), Open (O)
1.77 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

BYOC
United Methodist Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
4.29 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Unmerited Gift
Baptist Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
7.34 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Always A Beginner
First Church in Ipswich
Discussion (D), Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
8.36 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Hour of Power
Lady /Victory
Discussion (D), Open (O)
8.8 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Discussion
Congregational Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
8.8 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

No. Shore BB
Christ Church
Big Book (BB), Closed (C)
9.53 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Thursday AA Meetings in Gloucester

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The Women's Solution Women (W)
Addison Gilbert Hospital
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12), Women (W)
0.46 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Sober & Free
Gloucester Health
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S)
0.58 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Cape Ann Early Bird
Baptist Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
0.84 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Men In Recovery Men (M)
United Methodist Church
Discussion (D), Men (M), Open (O)
4.29 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Baptist Church First of Rockport Thursdays at 12:0
Baptist Church First of Rockport
Big Book (BB), Closed (C)
4.32 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Fish Or Cut Bait
St. John Baptist
Big Book (BB), Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
4.62 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Happy as a Clam
Emmanuel Church, Community Church
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
5.92 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Square Pegs
Baptist Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
8.76 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Hour of Power
Lady /Victory
Discussion (D), Open (O)
8.8 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

First United Methodist Thursdays at 7:30 PM
First United Methodist
Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
8.97 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Second Chance
White Whale
Big Book (BB), Closed (C)
10.96 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

One Solitary Voice
28 Mugford St.
Closed (C), Discussion (D)
11.69 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Friday AA Meetings in Gloucester

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The Promises/Women Women (W)
North Shore Health Project
Closed (C), Women (W)
0.07 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Cape Ann Early Bird
Baptist Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
0.84 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Cape Ann
Baptist Church
Open (O)
0.84 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Living Sober
St. John's
Discussion (D), Open (O)
1.49 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

11th Step Prayer & Meditation
St. Paul Lutheran
Discussion (D), Open (O)
3.99 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Daily Reflections
Baptist Church First of Rockport
Discussion (D), Open (O)
4.32 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Step Forward Women (W)
First Church in Ipswich
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12), Women (W)
8.36 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Hour of Power
Lady /Victory
Discussion (D), Open (O)
8.8 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Second Chance
White Whale
Open (O)
10.96 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Second Chance
White Whale
Closed (C), Discussion (D), Speaker (S)
10.96 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

North Shore Beginners
Nazarene Church
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S)
10.98 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Traditional
2nd Congregational Church
Closed (C), Discussion (D), Speaker (S)
11.02 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Saturday AA Meetings in Gloucester

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Cape Ann Early Bird
Baptist Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
0.84 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Free To Be Me
St. John's
Big Book (BB), Open (O)
1.49 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Sat. And Sober
Trinity Church
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S)
1.55 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Congregational Church Saturdays at 8:00 PM
Congregational Church
Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
3.6 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

First Congregational Saturdays at 8:30 AM
First Congregational
Big Book (BB), Open (O)
4.22 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Reconciliation
First Church in Ipswich
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S), Wheelchair Access (H)
8.36 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Hour of Power
Lady /Victory
Discussion (D), Open (O)
8.8 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Our Lady Saturdays at 7:30 PM
Lady /Victory
Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
8.8 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Second Chance
White Whale
Discussion (D), Open (O)
10.96 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Second Chance
White Whale
Discussion (D), Open (O)
10.96 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Second Chance
White Whale
Discussion (D), Open (O)
10.96 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

First Congregational Church Saturdays at 8:00 PM
First Congregational Church
Closed (C), Discussion (D)
11.41 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Sunday AA Meetings in Gloucester

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Cape Ann Early Bird
Baptist Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
0.84 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Sunday and Sober
St. John's
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S), Wheelchair Access (H)
1.49 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Village Big Book
Annisquam Village Hall
Big Book (BB), Closed (C)
2.32 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Peace thru Step 11 Women (W)
First Congregational
Discussion (D), Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H), Women (W)
4.22 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Hamilton
Christ Church
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S), Wheelchair Access (H)
9.53 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Early Bird
White Whale
Closed (C), Discussion (D), Speaker (S)
10.96 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Second Chance
White Whale
Open (O)
10.96 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Second Chance
White Whale
Closed (C), Discussion (D), Speaker (S)
10.96 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

North
2nd Congregational Church
Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
11.02 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

One Solitary Voice
28 Mugford St.
Open (O)
11.69 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Little Hall
10 Tioga Way
Closed (C), Discussion (D)
11.71 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA

Little Hall
10 Tioga Way
Open (O)
11.71 miles from the center of Gloucester, MA