Events, Activities, & Conferences

Group Events

Early Birds Welcome Group Summer Picnic – Sunday, July 21, 2024 from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm at Daniels Park, 940 Oakland Rd NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402. Bring your lawn chair and join us at the Lower Pavillion near the splash pad! Hamburgers, hotdogs, buns, chips, drinks, plates, and utensils provided; bring a side dish or dessert to share. Click here for flyer.

An AA Group (“The 808”) 12th Anniversary — Saturday, June 22, 2024 from 9:00-5:00 pm at the Fellowship Club, 3224 1st Ave NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402. Join us for an all-day Journey through the Big Book presented by Josh H and Jeremy M.  Lunch will be provided; bring a snack or dish to share if you’d like. Get a  flyer to help spread the word!

District 8 Meetings and Events

NEW LOCATION!! District 8 Business Meetings — District 8 holds a business meeting on the 3rd Monday of each month at 7:00 pm; Unity Center of Cedar Rapids, 3791 Blairs Ferry Rd NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

District 8 Treatment & Corrections Workshop — Saturday, June 29, 2024 from 1:00 – 4:30 pm at the Fellowship Club, 3224 1st Ave NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402. Learn how to get involved with taking AA into area treatment and corrections facilities. See flyer for more information.

WORKSHOP – Twelve Concepts of AA — Saturday, August 24, 2024 from 12:00 to 4:30 pm in the Fellowship Club Auditorium, 3224 1st Ave NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402. For questions or more information, check out the flyer.

Area and Regional Events

2024 Area 24 Spring Conference — June 14-16, 2024 at Dordt University,  700 7th St NE, Sioux Center, IA 51250. See flyer for details.

Delegate Report Picnic — Saturday, June 29, 2024 at the Ellis Park Lakeview Pavillion, 2250 Ellis Blvd NW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52405. Join Area 24 Delegate, Julie S, for her report on the 74th General Service Conference. Fellowship starts at 4:30 pm with dinner at 5:30 followed by her report at 6:30 pm. Hamburgers, hotdogs, buns, and condiments provided; please bring a drink and a side dish or dessert to share. Click here for flyer.

Events of Interest in Surrounding Areas

26th Annual Women Living Spiritually Retreat — Sept 27-29,2024 at the Crooked Creek Christian Camp, 2830 Coppock Rd, Washington, Iowa  52353.  Click here for flyer and more details.

Save the Dates!! International Conference of AA — July 3-6, 2025, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. See memo here.