Submit information for an upcoming event (i.e., group anniversary, workshop, etc.) to the Web Committee Chair at web.comm.chair@area55aa.org for consideration to be added to the calendar.

Assemblies, Committee Meetings & Events

General Service Assembly Meetings

  • Date/Time: Third Sunday of every month at 1:00 p.m. (Exceptions: No meeting in March due to Mini Conference; April’s meeting will be held on the second Sunday; the May, June, July, and August meetings will be held on the fourth Sunday). 2019 General Service Assembly Meeting Dates
  • Location: Senior Center, 23rd Street and Jefferson Avenue, Toledo, OH

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Anniversaries and Events

Submit information for your group anniversary to the Web Committee Chair, web.comm.chair@area55aa.org, for consideration to be added to the calendar.

Founders’ Day

  • Date: June 7-9, 2019
  • Location: University of Akron, 302 Buchtel Common, Akron, OH
  • Details: Presented by Akron Intergroup, 84th Anniversary of Alcoholics Anonymous. Founders’ Day has been an important part of the history of Alcoholics Anonymous. Our current celebration has its roots from our humble beginnings. In 1941 Bill W. and Dr. Bob were the featured speakers. In 1965, The “Modern” Era of Founders’ Day begins with the first Friday-Sunday Weekend. Founders’Day an integral piece the legacy our co-founders have left for us. Founders’ Day has grown to where 10,000 visitors from around the world come each year. https://foundersday.org

District 16 Workshop

  • Date/Time: June 15, 2019/10:00 a.m.
  • Location: Oak Harbor United Methodist Church, 360 Ottawa St, Oak Harbor, OH 43449, USA
  • Details: Pancake breakfast served at 10:00 a.m. followed by short presentations on the very basics of General Service followed by comments or discussion.

District 3 Picnic

Fostoria Men’s Anniversary

  • Date/Time: June 25, 2019 – Doors open at 5:30 pm, eat at 6:00 pm, lead starts at 7:00 pm.
  • Location: Saint Wendelin Catholic Church, 323 N Wood St, Fostoria, OH 44830, USA
  • Details: Please bring a covered dish.

Leipsic AA Group Old-Timers Meeting 2019

  • Date/Time: June 26, 2019 – Doors open at 5:30 pm, eat at 6:30 pm, meeting at 7:30 pm.
  • Location: American Legion Hall, 815 E Mathias, Leipsic, Ohio
  • Details: Hot dogs with all of the fixin’s, please bring a dish to share.

Came to Believe Anniversary

  • Date/Time: June 30, 2019, Doors Open at 6:30 pm – Lead Speaker at 7:30
  • Location: Gesu Catholic Church 2049 Parkside Blvd Toledo, Ohio 43607 (Meeting to be held in the gym)
  • Details: ice cream and cake provided.

Area 55 Unity Day

Thursday Night Cherry Street Hot Dog Night

  • Date/Time: July 11, 2019; Doors Open at 6:30 pm; Eat at 7:00 pm; Lead Speaker at 8:00 pm
  • Location: Howard United Methodist, 220 Cherry Street, Findlay, OH
  • Details: Hot dogs provided. Bring a dish to share if you wish.

Canoe Trip Sponsored by Warm Heart Serenity

  • Date/Time: July 12-14, 2019
  • Location: Mohican Wilderness, 22462 Wally Rd., Glenmont, Ohio 44628
  • Details: Saturday Canoe Trip & Hobo Dinner  – bring a little something to throw in (meat or vegetables, etc.). Campfire Meetings – Fellowship – FUN!! $50 per person includes 2 nights camping & canoe trip. $30 per person for camping only for 2 nights. Kids 5 and under are free for camping only. Kids 6-17 $5.00 per night camping only.

Christmas in July by Grace Group

Intergroup Pig Roast

Intergroup Picnic

  • Date: August 4, 2019, 12:00 – 4:00 p.m.
  • Location: Walbridge Park, Toledo, Ohio
  • Details: Coffee, punch, lemonade, hot dogs, and hamburgers; bring a dish or 2 to share; kids activities; adult games.

63rd Ohio State Convention Hosted by Area 56

  • Date: August 16-18, 2019
  • Location: Holiday Inn & Suites – Cincinnati Eastgate, 4501 Eastgate Blvd, Cincinnati, OH 45245, USA

District 11 Fall Workshop

  • Date/Time: October 12, 2019, 8:15 a.m. to noon.
  • Location: St. John’s United Church of Christ, 10 Main St, Tiffin, OH 44883, USA
  • Details: Donuts and coffee at 8:15 a.m. Panels start at 9:00 a.m. and lunch to follow.

Area 55 Anniversary

  • Date: October 18, 2019
  • Location: Heatherdowns Country Club, 3910 Heatherdowns Boulevard, Toledo, Ohio 43614
  • Details: Tickets advance purchase only – contact Central Office for more information.