AA Meetings Wellesley, MA

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

The closest AA meeting to you is 0.43 miles away and meets on Wednesday at 8:00:00 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: Needham, Dover, Cochituate, and Newton. Click here for Wellesley substance abuse treatment.

What is an AA Meeting?

AA is a program created to help those who suffer from alcohol abuse stay sober. Attendance is free at a meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous in Wellesley, MA as the funding is accepted on a [donation from its members.

AA is among the most commonly known programs in the United States and around the world that helps countless men and women overcome their alcoholism in the pursuit of lifelong recovery. They are usually small groups of people who share their experiences achieving sobriety and are there to help new members stay sober.

Choosing An AA Meeting in Wellesley, MA

There are a variety different AA meetings in Wellesley, MA. prior to choosing the meeting that you are going to attend, it is beneficial to know the different types of AA meetings and who can attend 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 have an alcohol addiction to go to an open meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous. Friends, family, and children can attend these meetings.

Closed Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous - A Closed AA Meeting 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 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 members are often encouraged to share their thoughts before wrapping up.

Alcoholics Anonymous Literature Meeting - A literature meeting typically 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 typically focuses on one or two steps 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 meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous can involve internal contemplation for a portion of the meeting or even the entire 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 extensively. This can be done with a speaker, literature lead, and may or may not be followed by a conversation.

Since each Wellesley 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 Wellesley that do not. We recommend contacting the local Alcoholics Anonymous intergroup to find out more information on Alcoholics Anonymous Meetings in Wellesley, MA, or navigating to aa.org to find out more information.

How to benefit the most from your initial Alcoholics Anonymous meeting in Wellesley, MA

To benefit the most from your initial Alcoholics Anonymous meeting you need to walk in willing to accept change and be open minded. Make sure to be ready to arrive early and stay late 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 announcements that you raise your hand to introduce yourself as a new member of AA. Make sure to ask for a meeting list, with phone numbers of the group members. The final thing to remember is don’t hesitate to raise your hand and speak, let the group know what lead you through their doors that day.

Monday AA Meetings in Wellesley

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Acceptance
St. Mary's
Beginner's Meeting Beforehand (*), Open (O)
2 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Big Book Step Study
Christ Lutheran Church
Big Book (BB), Step Meeting (12)
2.88 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

One At A Time
D.C.R.
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
2.95 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Norumbega
D.C.R.
Open (O), Step Meeting (12)
2.95 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Jump Start
D.C.R.
Discussion (D), Open (O)
2.95 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Keep It Simple
First Baptist
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
3.17 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

M.O.M. Men (M)
United Church Auburndale
Discussion (D), Men (M), Open (O)
3.3 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Reflections
United Church Auburndale
Discussion (D), Open (O)
3.3 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

No Judgement (Beginners)
United Church Auburndale
Closed (C), Discussion (D)
3.3 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

By The Book Women (W)
Community Church, Third Floor
Big Book (BB), Closed (C), Women (W)
3.46 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

New Beginners
2nd Church of Newton
Discussion (D), Open (O)
4.24 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

St. Peter's Church Mondays at 8:00 PM
St. Peter's Church
Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
4.4 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Tuesday AA Meetings in Wellesley

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Top of The Hill
Friends Mtg. House
Discussion (D), Open (O)
1.23 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

BB
Carter Methodist Church
Big Book (BB), Closed (C)
2.67 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

S.S.T.S. Women (W)
D.C.R.
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12), Women (W)
2.95 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

BBSS
D.C.R.
Big Book (BB), Open (O), Step Meeting (12)
2.95 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Norumbega
D.C.R.
Discussion (D), Open (O)
2.95 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Jump Start
D.C.R.
Discussion (D), Open (O)
2.95 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Fast Lane Men (M)
United Church Auburndale
Big Book (BB), Closed (C), Men (M)
3.3 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Happy Hour - BB Step Lit
United Church Auburndale
Big Book (BB), Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
3.3 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Reflections
United Church Auburndale
Discussion (D), Open (O)
3.3 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Fire Escape Beginners
Community Church, Third Floor
Discussion (D), Open (O)
3.46 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Day At A Time
Presbyterian Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
5.02 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Serenity
Carroll Center
Discussion (D), Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
5.75 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Wednesday AA Meetings in Wellesley

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St. Paul's Wednesdays at 8:00 PM
St. Paul's
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
0.43 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

St. Andrew's Wednesdays at 8:00 PM Men (M)
St. Andrew's
Closed (C), Men (M), Step Meeting (12)
0.96 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Here And Now
St. Paul's Hall
Discussion (D), Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
2.17 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Here +Now Step
St. Paul's Hall
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
2.17 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

11th Step
D.C.R.
Closed (C), Discussion (D)
2.95 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Jump Start
D.C.R.
Discussion (D), Open (O)
2.95 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Norumbega
D.C.R.
Discussion (D), Open (O)
2.95 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Great Step
First Baptist
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
3.17 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Reflections
United Church Auburndale
Discussion (D), Open (O)
3.3 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

On the Beam
St. Paul's
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S)
4.18 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Day At A Time
Presbyterian Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
5.02 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Remember When
Christ Church
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
5.47 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Thursday AA Meetings in Wellesley

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Women's Women (W)
St. Andrew's
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12), Women (W)
0.96 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Top of The Hill
Friends Mtg. House
Discussion (D), Open (O)
1.23 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Pass It On
Presbyterian Church
Closed (C), Discussion (D)
2.18 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Norumbega
D.C.R.
Discussion (D), Open (O)
2.95 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Jump Start
D.C.R.
Discussion (D), Open (O)
2.95 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Miracles Happen
Leonard Morse Hospital Cafeteria
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S), Wheelchair Access (H)
3.04 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Happy Hour BB Step Lit
United Church Auburndale
Big Book (BB), Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
3.3 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Reflections
United Church Auburndale
Discussion (D), Open (O)
3.3 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Read + Relate
Community Church, Third Floor
Big Book (BB), Open (O)
3.46 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Men's Step Men (M)
Corpus Christi Church Parish House
Closed (C), Men (M), Step Meeting (12)
3.46 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Women Living Sobah Women (W)
Temple Shalom
Discussion (D), Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H), Women (W)
3.77 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

BB Workshop
2nd Church of Newton
Big Book (BB), Open (O)
4.24 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Friday AA Meetings in Wellesley

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Fifth Chapter
Congregational Church
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S)
1.07 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Friday Night
Carter Methodist Church
Beginner's Meeting Beforehand (*), Open (O)
2.67 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Friday Night
D.C.R.
Open (O)
2.95 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Friday Nite Lights
D.C.R.
Closed (C), Discussion (D)
2.95 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Norumbega
D.C.R.
Closed (C), Discussion (D), Speaker (S)
2.95 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Jump Start
D.C.R.
Discussion (D), Open (O)
2.95 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Reflections
United Church Auburndale
Discussion (D), Open (O)
3.3 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Late Show
Mary Immaculate Church
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S)
3.37 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Southside
Presbyterian Church
Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
3.44 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

TDDD Women (W)
Community Church, Third Floor
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S), Women (W)
3.46 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Big Book
First Baptist Church
Big Book (BB), Closed (C)
3.58 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Big Book Workshop Fri
Community United Methodist Church
Big Book (BB), Open (O)
4.21 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Saturday AA Meetings in Wellesley

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Sober Sisters Women (W)
St. Andrew's
Closed (C), Discussion (D), Women (W)
0.96 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

BBSS
Christ Episcopal Church
Big Book (BB), Open (O), Step Meeting (12)
2.84 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Promises Promises
D.C.R.
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S)
2.95 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

11th Step
D.C.R.
Discussion (D), Open (O)
2.95 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Jump Start
D.C.R.
Closed (C), Discussion (D)
2.95 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Reflectlons
United Church Auburndale
Discussion (D), Open (O)
3.3 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

5th Tradition
Presbyterian Church
Closed (C), Discussion (D)
3.44 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Men at Work Men (M)
Community Church, Third Floor
Discussion (D), Men (M), Open (O)
3.46 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Miracles
Unitarian Church
Discussion (D), Speaker (S), Wheelchair Access (H)
4.25 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

History Lights the Way
Trinity Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
5.13 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Sat. Nite
Christ Church
Open (O)
5.47 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Peoples Beginners
Trinitarian Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
5.48 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Sunday AA Meetings in Wellesley

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Congregational Church Sundays at 7:30 PM
Congregational Church
Closed (C), Discussion (D)
1.07 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

S.U.A.A.M.
Newton-Wellesley Hospital
Big Book (BB), Closed (C), Wheelchair Access (H)
2.73 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

On Time
Christ Episcopal Church
Discussion (D), Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
2.84 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Jump Start
D.C.R.
Discussion (D), Open (O)
2.95 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Norumbega
D.C.R.
Open (O), Step Meeting (12)
2.95 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Road of Happy Destiny
Leonard Morse Hospital Cafeteria
Discussion (D), Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
3.04 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

New Friends
Leonard Morse Hospital Cafeteria
Discussion (D), Open (O)
3.04 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

440
American Legion
Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
6.1 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

New Beginning
Elliot Church
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S)
6.16 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Reflections
SMOC Building
Discussion (D), Open (O)
6.54 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

Village
First Church & Parish
Beginner's Meeting Beforehand (*), Open (O)
6.72 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA

No Excuses Men (M)
Dunkin Donuts
Closed (C), Discussion (D), Men (M), Wheelchair Access (H)
6.8 miles from the center of Wellesley, MA