Meeting Types


Closed Meetings – are for AA members only, or for those who have a drinking problem and “have a desire to stop drinking.” If you think you have a problem with alcohol, you are welcome to attend closed AA meetings. An AA member is welcome to attend any AA meeting, regardless of its format.

Open Meetings – are available to anyone interested in Alcoholics Anonymous’ program of recovery from alcoholism.

Other Meeting Codes:

AS - As Bill Sees It meeting

BB - Big Book meeting

BG - Beginners meeting

BS - Beginners Step meeting

CB- Came to Belive

CC - Child Care available

CA - Candlelight meeting

DI - Discussion meeting

Gv - Grapevine meeting

HA - Handicapped accessible

LS- Living Sober

M - Men’s meeting

NS - Non-smoking meeting

SM - Smoking

SP - Speaker meeting

ST - Step meeting

TT - Step & Tradition (12&12)

W - Women’s meeting

YP - Young People’s meeting