AA Meetings Shirley, MA

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

The closest AA meeting to you is 3.88 miles away and meets on Thursday at 7:45:00 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: Devens, Still River, Ayer, and Lunenburg.

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

What is an AA Meeting?

Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship founded to help those who suffer from alcohol dependence achieve sobriety. There is no charge to attend a meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous in Shirley, MA as the funding is voluntary based only from its members.

Alcoholics Anonymous is one of most highly regarded programs in the United States and around the world that helps countless men and women achieve sobriety in the pursuit of lifelong recovery. They are commonly made up of small groups of recovering alcoholics who share their recovery journey and are there to help new members achieve sobriety.

Choosing An Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting in Shirley, MA

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

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

Closed Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous - A Closed meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous is only for those who have a desire to get sober. 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 then encourage its members to discuss the meeting.

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 typically involves reading from one of the Alcoholics Anonymous 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 Alcoholics Anonymous step study typically focuses on a specific step or 2 per meeting. This can involve a speaker lead discussion about a particular step, literature reading, and may or may not be followed by a discussion about the step(s).

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

Traditions Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting - One or more of the Alcoholics Anonymous traditions will be discussed in thoroughly. This can be done with a speaker, literature lead, and may or may not be followed by a dialogue.

Since each Shirley Alcoholics Anonymous meeting is autonomous, they are able to run each meeting as they see fit. Some meeting formats may vary and you can also find Alcoholics Anonymous meetings in Shirley that do not. We recommend calling the local Alcoholics Anonymous intergroup to acquire more information on Alcoholics Anonymous Meetings in Shirley, MA, or visiting aa.org to locate more information.

How to Get The Most From an AA Meeting in Shirley, MA

The most successful members of AA have found success through getting involved in the program. For people who are attending their first AA meeting and really want to get sober, we advise following the suggestions of the AA members that have come before you.

It is important that you accept where you are at with you addiction and admit that you need help. Part of not drinking is helping the newcomers of AA in Shirley get sober, so people are going to be open to helping you not drink too. Stand up, introduce yourself, admit that you need help.

Monday AA Meetings in Shirley

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Steps of Recovery
Senior Center
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
4.65 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Original
St. Leo's School Cafeteria
Open (O)
5.1 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Originals
United Parish Church
Closed (C), Discussion (D), Wheelchair Access (H)
5.18 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Eye Opener
Unitarian Universalist Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
5.24 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

High Noon
Unitarian Universalist Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
5.24 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Primary Purpose
St. Mark's Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
5.41 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

The First 100
St. Mark's Church
Big Book (BB), Closed (C), Wheelchair Access (H)
5.41 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Ladies Night Women (W)
First Church Parish House
Discussion (D), Open (O), Women (W)
6.52 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Friendship
7th Day Advent Church
Open (O)
6.79 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Spiritual Sisters
First Parish Church
Big Book (BB), Open (O), Step Meeting (12)
7.81 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Keep It Simple
Faith United Church
Closed (C), Discussion (D)
8.08 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Steps to Recovery
Lost Lake Fire Station
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
8.18 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Tuesday AA Meetings in Shirley

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Eyeopener
Unitarian Universalist Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
5.24 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

High Noon
Unitarian Universalist Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
5.24 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Common
Unitarian Universalist Church
Open (O)
5.24 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Primary Purpose
St. Mark's Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
5.41 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

BB Step Study
United Methodist Church
Big Book (BB), Open (O), Step Meeting (12)
5.71 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Easy Does It
First Church Parish House
Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
6.52 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Newman Group
Emanuel Lutheran Church
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S)
7.85 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Keep It Simple
Faith United Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
8.08 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Shamrock
Presbyterian Church
Open (O)
8.46 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Keep The Faith
A.I.R.
Discussion (D), Open (O)
8.46 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

New Dawn
The Lawrence Library
Big Book (BB), Closed (C)
9.28 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Church of Good Shepard Tuesdays at 7:00 PM
Church of Good Shepard
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
9.65 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Wednesday AA Meetings in Shirley

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Catacombs III
Congregational Church of Harvard
Closed (C), Discussion (D)
4.64 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Eyeopener
Unitarian Universalist Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
5.24 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

High Noon
Unitarian Universalist Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
5.24 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Primary Purpose
St. Mark's Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
5.41 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Young People
St. Mark's Church

5.41 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Young People
St. Mark's Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
5.41 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Groton Big Book
First Church Parish House
Big Book (BB), Open (O)
6.52 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Sobriety Seekers
Faith United Church
Closed (C), Discussion (D)
8.08 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Keep It Simple
Faith United Church
Closed (C), Discussion (D)
8.08 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Keep The Faith
A.I.R.
Discussion (D), Open (O)
8.46 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Up To You
St. John the Evangelist Parish
Open (O)
9.22 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Big Book Study
Baptist Church
Big Book (BB), Open (O)
10.35 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Thursday AA Meetings in Shirley

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St Andrew's Episcopal Church Thursdays at 7:45 PM
St Andrew's Episcopal Church
Open (O)
3.88 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Eye Opener
Unitarian Universalist Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
5.24 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

High Noon
Unitarian Universalist Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
5.24 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Primary Purpose
St. Mark's Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
5.41 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Discussion
St. Mark's Youth Center
Discussion (D), Open (O)
5.42 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Work It
First Church Parish House
Discussion (D), Open (O)
6.52 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Big Book Step Study
First Parish Church
Big Book (BB), Open (O), Step Meeting (12)
7.81 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Keep It Simple
Faith United Church
Closed (C), Discussion (D)
8.08 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Burbank
St. Camillus Church
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S)
8.26 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

A.l.C. Thursdays at 12:00 PM
A.l.C.
Discussion (D), Open (O)
8.46 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Spiritual Awakening
The Lawrence Library
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
9.28 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

12 Stepping Up Kick Start
St. Matthew's
Open (O), Step Meeting (12)
9.84 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Friday AA Meetings in Shirley

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Eye Opener
Unitarian Universalist Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
5.24 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

High Noon
Unitarian Universalist Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
5.24 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Clean Air
Unitarian Universalist Church
Open (O)
5.24 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Primary Purpose
St. Mark's Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
5.41 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Keep It Simple
Faith United Church
Closed (C), Discussion (D)
8.08 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Keep The Faith
A.I.R.
Discussion (D), Open (O)
8.46 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Central Park
Church of Good Shepard
Open (O)
8.46 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

East
Christian Fellowship Church
Open (O)
9.37 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

West
Baptist Church
Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
10.35 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Now
Eagles Club
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S)
12.8 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Cotuit Federated Church Fridays at 8:00 PM
Cotuit Federated Church
Open (O), Step Meeting (12)
14.2 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

New Life
Holy Trinity Church
Open (O)
14.35 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Saturday AA Meetings in Shirley

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Happy Joyous & Free
St. Theresa Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
4.57 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Lake Whalom
Our Lady of the Lake
Beginner's Meeting Beforehand (*), Open (O)
4.91 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Big Book
Deaconess Nashoba Hospital
Big Book (BB), Closed (C), Wheelchair Access (H)
5.04 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

New Freedom
United Parish Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
5.18 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Eye Opener
Unitarian Universalist Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
5.24 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

P.M.
A.I.R.
Discussion (D), Open (O)
8.46 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

A.I.R. Saturdays at 11:00 AM
A.I.R.
Closed (C), Discussion (D)
8.46 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Grateful Hearts Beginners Women (W)
St. Matthew's
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S), Wheelchair Access (H), Women (W)
9.84 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

No Matter What
St. Mark's Episcopal Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
10.87 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Friends of Dr. Bob
Fletcher Library
Discussion (D), Open (O)
11.58 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

ROMOKOS Men (M)
St. Bridget's
Discussion (D), Men (M), Open (O), Speaker (S), Wheelchair Access (H)
12.75 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Early Risers
Congregational Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
14.46 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Sunday AA Meetings in Shirley

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Am I Listening
Unitarian Universalist Church
Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
5.24 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Sun. A.M.
Notre Dame Hi
Open (O)
7.61 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Steps 1,2,3
Burbank Urgent Care
Open (O), Step Meeting (12)
8.31 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

A.I.R. Sundays at 9:30 AM
A.I.R.
Discussion (D), Open (O)
8.46 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Forge Fellowship
Cameron Sr. Center
Discussion (D), Open (O)
9.3 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Sun. A.M. Steps
VFW
Closed (C), Discussion (D), Step Meeting (12)
10.01 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Old Town Hall Sundays at 11:00 AM
Old Town Hall
Beginner's Meeting Beforehand (*), Open (O)
10.53 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Now
Eagles Club
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S)
12.8 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Early Risers
Congregational Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
14.46 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

BBSS
The Recovery Connection
Big Book (BB), Open (O), Step Meeting (12)
14.5 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Simply Sober
Addictions Referral Center
Closed (C), Discussion (D), Speaker (S), Wheelchair Access (H)
14.5 miles from the center of Shirley, MA

Ashburnham Naukeag
Ashburnham Community Church
Open (O)
14.56 miles from the center of Shirley, MA