AA Meetings Bennington, VT

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Below is a comprehensive directory of AA meetings in Bennington, Vermont.

The closest AA meeting to you is 0.4 miles away and meets on Tuesday at 12:00:00 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: Old Bennington, North Bennington, South Shaftsbury, and Hoosick Falls.

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

What is an AA Meeting?

Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship developed to help those who suffer from dependence to alcohol obtain sobriety. It is free to attend an Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting in Bennington, VT as the funding is donated from its members.

Alcoholics Anonymous 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. Alcoholics Anonymous meetings are usually small groups of individuals who share their recovery journey and are there to help new members obtain sobriety.

Choosing An AA Meeting in Bennington, VT

There are a many different AA meetings in Bennington, VT. Before selecting the meeting that you are going to join, it is important 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 wishes to attend. You do not have to have an drinking problem to go to an open Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting. Friends, family, and children can join these meetings.

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

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 take up all of the time 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 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 could 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 whole time. 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 could be followed by a conversation.

Being that each Bennington 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 Bennington that do not. We recommend calling the local Alcoholics Anonymous intergroup to get more information on Alcoholics Anonymous Meetings in Bennington, VT, or navigating to aa.org to find out more information.

How to benefit the most from your first Alcoholics Anonymous meeting in Bennington, VT

To benefit the most from your first 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 remarks that you raise your hand to let the group know this is your first meeting. Don't forget to request a meeting list, with phone numbers of the group members. Last, but certainly not least don’t hesitate to raise your hand and speak, let the group know what lead you to this meeting.

Monday AA Meetings in Bennington

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High Noon Group (last Monday, speaker meeting)
1st Baptist Church
Open Discussion AA Meeting Handicapped accessible
0.4 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

7 AM Sunrise Group
1st Baptist Church
Open Discussion AA Meeting Handicapped accessible
0.4 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Happy Hour Group
Turning Point Club
Open Discussion AA Meeting
0.56 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Monday Night
Community Bible Church
Closed, Discussion
9.89 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Short & Sweet
First Baptist Church
Living Sober, Open
12.73 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Valley Group
First Congregational Church
Discussion, Open
12.77 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Paramus Evergreen
Paramus Congregational Church
Beginners AA Meeting
14.36 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Paramus Evergreen
Paramus Congregational Church
Open Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous
14.36 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Women's Sunset Step
Second Congregational Church
Closed, Step Meeting
15.02 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Mothertown Group
First Congregational Church Parish House
Discussion, Open
17.72 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Wilmington Group 12 Step Meeting
Congregational Church
Closed Step Meeting
18.27 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Equinox Group
1st Baptist Church
Open Discussion AA Meeting Literature Handicapped accessible
21.89 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Tuesday AA Meetings in Bennington

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High Noon Group
Bennington 1st Baptist Church
Open Big Book Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous Handicapped Accessible
0.4 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

7 AM Sunrise Group
Bennington 1st Baptist Church
Open Step Meeting Handicapped Accessible
0.4 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Hillside Group
Bennington 2nd Congregational Church
Open Step Meeting Handicapped Accessible
0.55 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Northern Berkshire Group
St. John's Episcopal Church
Open, Speaker
11.15 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Short & Sweet
First Baptist Church
Open, Step Meeting
12.73 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Keep an Open Mind
First Congregational Church
Discussion, Open
12.77 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Arlington Group (1st Tuesday step meeting)
St. James Church
Closed Discussion AA Meeting Handicapped Accesssible
13.32 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Mothertown Group
First Congregational Church Parish House
Discussion, Open
17.72 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Stratton Mountain Group
Chapel of the Snow
Open Speaker Discussion
18.48 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

In Focus Step
First Baptist Church
Closed, Step Meeting, Wheelchair Access
21.58 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Equinox Group
Manchester 1st Baptist Church
Open Discussion AA Meeting Literature Handicapped accessible
21.89 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Breakfast With Your Higher Power Group
Manchester St. Paul's Catholic Church
Open Discussion AA Meeting Handicapped accessible
22.24 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Wednesday AA Meetings in Bennington

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High Noon Group
1st Baptist Church
Open Big Book Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous Handicapped Accessible
0.4 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

7 AM Sunrise Group
1st Baptist Church
Open Big Book Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous Handicapped Accessible
0.4 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Happy Hour Group
Turning Point Club
Open Discussion AA Meeting
0.56 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Easy Does It Group 1st & 3rd - discussion 2nd - step meeting 4th - Big Book
Shaftsbury United Methodist Church
Open
5.16 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Eye Opener
St. John's Episcopal Church
Big Book, Open, Wheelchair Access
11.15 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Twelve & Twelve
Living Hope Community Church
12 Steps & 12 Traditions, Closed
12.41 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Nameless Nooner
All Saints Episcopal Church
Grapevine, Open
12.78 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Mothertown Group
First Congregational Church Parish House
Discussion, Open
17.72 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Adams 12&12
First Congregational Church Parish House
Closed, Discussion, Step Meeting
17.72 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Berkshire Big Book
St Mary's of the Assumption
Big Book, Open
21.59 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Equinox Group
1st Baptist Church
Open Discussion AA Meeting Literature Handicapped accessible
21.89 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Breakfast With Your Higher Power Group
St. Paul's Catholic Church
Open Speaker Handicapped Accessible
22.24 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Thursday AA Meetings in Bennington

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High Noon Group
Bennington 1st Baptist Church
Open Discussion AA Meeting Handicapped accessible
0.4 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

7 AM Sunrise Group
Bennington 1st Baptist Church
Open Discussion AA Meeting Handicapped accessible
0.4 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Hillside Group
Bennington 2nd Congregational Church
Open Discussion AA Meeting Handicapped accessible
0.55 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Step Recovery Group
St. John's Episcopal Church
Closed, Step Meeting
11.15 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Short & Sweet
First Baptist Church
Discussion, Newcomer, Open
12.73 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Mothertown Group
First Congregational Church Parish House
Discussion, Open
17.72 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Jacksonville Big Book Wilmington Group
Jacksonville Community Church
Open Big Book Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous Handicapped Accessible
19.3 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Equinox Group
Manchester 1st Baptist Church
Open Big Book Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous Handicapped Accessible
21.89 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Breakfast With Your Higher Power Group
Manchester St. Paul's Catholic Church
Open Step Meeting Discussion Handicapped Accessible
22.24 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Jamaica Group
Community Church
Closed Step Meeting
24.97 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

New Hope Group
St. Jude the Apostle Church
Discussion Meeting Open Meeting
26.44 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

B.Y.O.C. (Bring your own coffee)
East Dorset Griffith House Library
Closed Discussion AA Meeting
26.55 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Friday AA Meetings in Bennington

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High Noon Group
Bennington 1st Baptist Church
Open Discussion AA Meeting Handicapped accessible
0.4 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

7 AM Sunrise Group (last Friday, tradition meeting)
Bennington 1st Baptist Church
Open Discussion AA Meeting Handicapped accessible
0.4 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Happy Hour Group
Bennington Turning Point Club
Open Discussion AA Meeting
0.56 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Easy Does It Group
Shaftsbury United Methodist Church
Open Discussion AA Meeting
5.16 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Blacksheep Fireside
Community Bible Church
Closed, Step Meeting
9.89 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Sunnyside Group
St. John's Episcopal Church
Discussion, Open, Wheelchair Access
11.15 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Nameless Nooner
All Saints Episcopal Church
Daily Reflections, Open
12.78 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Wilmington Group
St. Mary's Church
open Speaker Discussion handicapped Accessible
15.96 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Mothertown Group
First Congregational Church Parish House
Discussion, Open
17.72 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Equinox Group
Manchester 1st Baptist Church
Open Discussion AA Meeting Handicapped accessible
21.89 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Breakfast With Your Higher Power Group
Manchester St. Paul's Catholic Church
Open Discussion AA Meeting Handicapped accessible
22.24 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Live Easy But Think First Grp
Evangelical Luthern Church
Handicap Accessible Discussion Meeting Open Meeting
22.55 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Saturday AA Meetings in Bennington

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High Noon Group As Bill Sees It
Bennington First Baptist Church
Open Discussion AA Meeting
0.4 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

7 AM Sunrise Group
Bennington 1st Baptist Church
Open Discussion AA Meeting Handicapped accessible
0.4 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Hillside Group
Bennington 2nd Congregational Church
Open Big Book Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous Handicapped Accessible
0.55 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Blacksheep Fireside
Community Bible Church
Closed, Step Meeting
9.89 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Saturday Nite
Living Hope Community Church
Closed, Discussion
12.41 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

After 8 Meeting
All Saints Episcopal Church
Discussion, Open, Speaker
12.78 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Mothertown Group
First Congregational Church Parish House
Discussion, Open
17.72 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Big Book Group
Congregational Church
Open Discussion AA Meeting Big Book
18.27 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Breakfast With Your Higher Power Group
Manchester St. Paul's Catholic Church
Open Living Sover Discussion Handicapped Accessible
22.24 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

As Bill Sees It
Charlemont Federated Church
Discussion, Open
23.4 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Topic/Discussion Meeting
East Dorset (Village Street Group)
Open Discussion AA Meeting
26.73 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Speaker/Discussion Meeting
East Dorset (Village Street Group)
Open Speaker Discusssion
26.73 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Sunday AA Meetings in Bennington

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Bennington Group
St. Peter's Church
Open Discussion AA Meeting
0.57 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Living Sober Group
VT Veteran's Home
Open Discussion AA Meeting Handicapped accessible
0.57 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Sunday Night
Community Bible Church
Closed, Discussion
9.89 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Northern Berkshire Group
St. John's Episcopal Church
Open, Speaker
11.15 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

11th Step Group
All Saints Episcopal Church
Closed, Discussion
12.78 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Arlington Group (last Sunday, speaker meeting)
St. James Church
Open Discussion AA Meeting Handicapped accessible
13.32 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Big Book
Community Center
Big Book, Discussion, Open
17.94 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Primary Purpose Group
First Baptist Church
Closed Big Book AA Meeting
21.89 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

11th Step Prayer & Meditation
(Village Street Group- VSG)
Open Step Meeting
26.73 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

As Bill Sees It
(Village Street Group-VSG)
Open Discussion AA Meeting
26.87 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Last House on the Street Group
Mary Lyon Church
11th Step Meditation, Discussion, Open, Speaker, Wheelchair Access
27.96 miles from the center of Bennington, VT

Keep Plug in the Jug
Pilgrim Memorial Church
Discussion, Open
28.45 miles from the center of Bennington, VT