Meeting Definitions

Open Meeting: Open to OA members and non-OA visitors. All meetings are considered open unless otherwise indicated.

Closed Meeting: Open to anyone with a desire to stop eating compulsively or anyone who thinks they may have a problem with compulsive overeating, this includes newcomers.

Special Focus Meetings: (gay and lesbian, women’s, 100-pounders, maintainers, anorexic/bulimic, etc.) are composed of individuals who feel they can more readily identify with fellow OAers with similar attributes.

Special Topic Meetings: (Big Book Study, Lifeline, Speaker, Newcomer, etc.) have a defined topic of discussion.

NOTE: Not all meetings have a Special Focus or Special Topic.

According to the Traditions, bylaws and policies of OA, the only requirement for OA membership is the desire to stop eating compulsively. We ask each person attending to respect the meeting’s group conscience. All registered meetings welcome and give a voice to any person who has the desire to stop eating compulsively.

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Ann Arbor “Read, Write, & Share” **HYBRID Meeting**

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Event Series Event Series: Hybrid Meeting

April 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST

This is a hybrid meeting — you are welcome to join us in person or via Zoom from your computer, tablet or smartphone.

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Zoom Meeting ID: 845 3356 1900Passcode: 707590

Each week members study an OA reading then write and share on one selection from’s “Been Slipping and Sliding” questions.

Newcomers are welcome at every meeting. Family members and Health Care professionals may observe any meeting designated as “open.” As a courtesy, please identify yourself as a family member or Health Care professional before the meeting starts.

This is an open meeting.


April 28
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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King of Kings Lutheran Church
2685 Packard Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48104 United States
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