Cancellations COVID-19 and Alternative Meetings

There is ongoing information coming in to NEPAIG on canceled meetings, events, and institutions closing to the public. Please review frequently for updates. Thank you.

NEPAIG Statement to Members:

GSO updates specific to the COVID-19 virus. Click link below to view:

https://www.aa.org/pages/en_US/update-on-covid-19-coronavirus

AA Grapevine Free Online

Due to the current changing health situation, many AA meetings across the U.S. and Canada are finding it safer to close. To help members during this time, we are giving everyone free access to all of our 2020 Grapevine and La Viña issues. (The audio to Grapevine’s stories will be available as well, so people can listen to the stories if they like.) Please share with your fellows. Click links below:

New York Intergroup Link to Remote Meetings:

AA Telephone Meeting:

Big Book study meeting will be chaired on telephone:

  • Monday 7 pm until further notice
  • Dial-In number: 14802970773
  • Access Code: 8714986

Online Intergroup of Alcoholics Anonymous virtual meetings website:

In case of quarantine or lack of physical meetings available to you, please feel free to explore sanctioned AA virtual meetings online. Click link below

Meeting location changes:

  • Monday 8 pm Open Door Group, Honesdale, PA will be meeting at Carley Brook Chapel, 491 Carley Brook Rd, Honesdale, PA

Canceled Events & Intergroup

4/5/20 Area 59 Pre-Conferense Sharing Session is canceled.
4/3/20 District 40 monthly district meeting is canceled.
NEPAIG Store, 422 N Main St, Pittston, PA is closed until further notice.
3/27/20 H2H Dinner/Dance is postponed, new date TBD.
4/4/20 Unity Breakfast is postponed, new date TBD.
4/14/20 IGR Monthly Meeting is canceled.
4/6, 13, 20 ,27 Back to Basics 4 week Beginner’s Meeting is postponed, new date TBD.

Canceled Meetings

Avoca, PA

Tuesday, Thursday 7:30 pm, A Way of Life Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • St Marys Rec. Basement, 716 Hawthorne St, Avoca, PA

Berwick, PA

Sunday 5:30 pm, Moments of Clarity Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Central Susquehanna Community Foundation, 7245 W Front St, Berwick, PA
Monday, Wednesday and Friday 7 pm, 12 Step Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • 1st Presbyterian Church, 320 N Market St, Berwick, PA
Saturday 11 am, Primary Purpose Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Christ Episcopal Church, 712 E 16th St, Berwick, PA

Carbondale, PA

Saturday 7:30 pm, Carbondal Big Book Workshop Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • 80 Terrace St, Carbondale, PA

Conyngham, PA

Wednesday 7 pm, Conyngham Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • St John Bosco, 573 PA-93, Conyngham, PA

Dallas, PA

Prince of Peace Episcopal Church, 420 Main St, Dallas, PA closed to A.A. meetings until further notice. Groups listed below:
  • Monday 7 pm, Peace of Mind Meeting

Danville, PA

Sunday to Saturday 7 am & Monday to Friday Noon, M.O.T.H. Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Shiloh Church, 500 Bloom St, Danville, PA
Wednesday 6 pm & Saturday 7 pm, Practice These Principles Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Shiloh Church, 500 Bloom St, Danville, PA

Dingmans Ferry, PA

St. Vincents Church, 101 St Vincent Dr, Dingmans Ferry, PA closed to A.A. meetings until further notice. Groups listed below:
  • Dingmans Ferry Group
  • Principles Before Personalities

Dunmore, PA

Saturday 12:30 pm, New Beginnings Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Dunmore United Methodist Church, 222 S Blakely St, Dunmore, PA
Saturday 8 pm, Everybodys Welcome Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Dunmore United Methodist Church, 222 Blakely St, Dunmore, PA

Elmhurst, PA

Tuesday 7 pm, Blue Shutters Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • St. Eulalia Church, 214 Blue Shutters Rd, Elmhurst, PA

Factoryville, PA

Monday 7 pm, Nicholson Group meeting is canceled for March.
  • First Baptist Church, 10 Church St, Factoryville, PA

Gouldsboro, PA

Thursday & Saturday 7 pm, Bottoms Up Group meeting is canceled for 2 weeks 3/19/20, 3/26/20, 3/21/20, 3/28/20.
  • United Methodist Church, 495 Main St, Gouldsboro, PA

Hazleton, PA

Monday 12 pm, Tuesday 11:30 am & Thursday 12 pm; Recovery, Unity, Service Group meetings are canceled until further notice.
  • Christ Lutheran Church, 210 W Green St, Hazleton, PA
Tuesday 7:30 pm, Greater Hazleton Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • St. Gabriel Church, 122 S Wyoming St, Hazleton, PA
Saturday 7 pm, Saturday Night Live Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Trinity Lutheran Church, 100 N Church St, Hazleton, PA

Harvey’s Lake, PA

Wednesday 7:30, Alcoholics Only Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Loyalville United Methodist Church, 602 Loyalville Rd, Harvey’s Lake, PA
Sunday 2 pm & Thursday 7 pm, GEM Group meeting is canceled 2 wks 3/21/20, 3/28/20.
  • Harvey’s Lake Boro Building, 4875 Memorial Hwy, Harvey’s Lake, PA

Honesdale, PA

Grace Episcopal Church, 827 Church St, Honesdale, PA is closed to all A.A. meetings until further notice. Groups Listed below:
  • Sunday 7 pm, Wayne County Group
  • Monday 8 pm, Open Door Group – meeting location change above
  • Tuesday 9 am, Women in Recovery
  • Tuesday 7 pm, Sober Sisters Grace
  • Thursday 6:30 pm, You’re In The Right Place
  • Thursday 8 pm, 11 Step Prayer and Meditation

Jim Thorpe, PA

Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 7:30 pm, Second Step Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Tollman House, 21 Race St, Jim Thorpe, PA

Kingston, PA

Monday to Saturday 10 am, Gods Grace Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Grace Episcopal Church, 30 Butler St, Kingston, PA
Saturday 8 pm, West Side Group meeting canceled until further notice.
  • Nesbitt Hospital Medical Arts Center Bldg, 562 Wyoming Ave, Kingston, PA
Dorranceton United Methodist Church, 549 Wyoming Ave, Kingston, PA closed to A.A. meetings until further notice. Groups listed below:
  • Sunday, Tuesday, Saturday 7 pm, Keep It Simple Group
  • Monday 6:30 pm, New Visions of Hope Group
  • Friday 6:30 pm, Kingston Meeting

Lake Ariel, PA

Sunday to Friday Noon, Friday 6 pm, Saturday 9 am & 2 pm, Courage to Change Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Rule 62 Club, 349 Easton Turnpike, Lake Ariel, PA

Lehighton, PA

Wednesday 8 pm & Friday 11 am, Last Chance Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Salem Bible Fellowship, 1105 Fredericks Grove Rd, Lehighton, PA

Lightstreet, PA

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 6 pm, Light My Way Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Lightstreet United Methodist Church, 1640 Main St, Lightstreet, PA

Lords Valley, PA

St. John Neumann Church, 705 PA-739, Lords Valley, PA closed to A.A. meetings until further notice. Groups listed below:
  • Daily Reflections Group
  • Hemlock Group

Milford, PA

All meetings in Milford, PA are canceled until further notice.
  • How It Works Group
  • Young & Sober Group
  • Any Lengths Group
  • Women of Wisdom
  • Mustard Seed Group
  • We Are Not Saints Group

Moscow, PA

Monday 8 pm & Friday 8:30 pm, Moscow Mountain Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • St. Marks Church, 1109 Church St, Moscow, PA
Wednesday 8 pm, New Old Timers Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Moscow United Methodist Church, 126 Church St, Moscow, PA

Mountain Top, PA

St Martin’s Episcopal Church, 3085 Church Rd, Mountain Top, PA closed to A.A. meetings until further notice. Groups listed below:
  • Monday 7 pm, Stepping Stones Group

Nanticoke, PA

Sunday 8 pm, Candlelight Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Luzerne County Community College, 1333 S Prospect St, Nanticoke, PA

Newton, PA

Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 8 pm, New Vista Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Newton Ransom Township Bld, 1528 Newton Ransom Blvd, Newton, PA

Old Forge, PA

Friday 7:30 pm, Gratitude Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Prince of Peace Church, 123 W. Grace St, Old Forge, PA

Olyphant, PA

Sunday, Monday, Friday, Saturday 12 pm, Mid-Valley Noon Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • 205 Grant St, Olyphant, PA
Wednesday 5:30 pm, Big Book Study meeting canceled 3/18/20 and 3/25/20.
  • 205 W Grant St, Olyphant, PA

Pittston, PA

Sunday 6:30 pm, The Junction Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • St. Mary’s Help of Christians, 535 N Main St, Pittston, PA
2nd Presbyterian Church, 143 Parsonage St, Pittston, PA is closed to all A.A. meetings until further notice. Groups Listed below:
  • Tuesday 7:30 pm, 449 Group

Peckville, PA

Sunday 6 pm, First Things First Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Faith Baptist Church, 545 Keystone Ave, Peckville, PA

Scranton, PA

Thursday 7 pm, The Scranton Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • St. Matthew Church, 425 Jefferson Ave, Scranton, PA
Saturday 8 pm, Central City Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Covenant Church, 550 Madison Ave, Scranton, PA
Sunday 9 am & Wednesday 5:30 pm, Upper Hill Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Nay Aug Park, 500 Arthur Ave, Scranton, PA
Tuesday 6 pm, Happy Hour Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Assembly of God Church, 825 Green Ridge St, Scranton, PA
The Hall, 415 N 8th Ave, Scranton, PA closed to A.A. meetings until further notice. Groups listed below:
  • God As I Understand Him
  • A Better Way of Life
  • Sober Vets Group
  • Women’s Meditation Group
  • Pass It On
  • I Am Responsible Group
  • Younger Group
  • Afternoon Delight Group
  • Any Lengths Group
Monday to Saturday 7 am, Broad Highway Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Glider Diner, 890 Providence Rd, Scranton, PA
Monday 5:30 pm, We Are Not Saints Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • 720 Delaware St, Scranton, PA
Wednesday 7:30 pm 3/18/20 meeting, The Great Reality Group is canceled.
  • 1780 N Washington Ave, Scranton, PA
Trinity Congregational Church, 229 S Main Ave, Scranton, PA. Closed meetings listed below:
  • Sunday 7 pm, Minooka Group
  • Monday to Friday Noon, Break for Noon Group
Elm Park Church, 712 Linden St, Scranton, PA is closed to all A.A. meetings until further notice. Groups Listed below:
  • Monday 6:30 pm, Friends of Bill W Group
  • Friday 6 pm, Payday Group
  • Friday 7:30 pm, How It Works Group

Tamaqua, PA

Sunday 7:30 pm, Wednesday 8 pm, & Friday 10 am, Tamaqua Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Trinity United Church of Christ, 22 Lafayette St, Tamaqua, PA
Thursday & Friday 8 pm, How It Works Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • St Johns Lutheran Church, 200 Mauch Chunk St, Tamaqua, PA

Taylor, PA

Saturday 6:30 pm, The Road to Happy Destiny BB meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • 406 N Main St, Taylor, PA

Trucksville, PA

Tuesday 7 pm, Primary Purpose Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Back Mt. Harvest Assembly, 340 Carverton Rd, Trucksville, PA

Tunkhannock, PA

Methodist Education Bldg, 5 Marion St, Tunkhannock, PA is closed to all A.A. meetings until further notice. Groups Listed below:
  • Monday 7:30 pm & Thurday 8 pm, Principles Not Personalities Group
  • Saturday 12 pm, We Are Not Saints Group
Sunday 10 am, Lake Carey Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Lake Carey Fire Hall, 16 Siren Rd, Tunkhannock, PA
Sunday 7 pm, We Are Not Saints meeting canceled 3/22/20.
  • Russell Hill Methodist Church, RR 3 Box 241A, Tunkhannock, PA

West Hazleton, PA

Wednesday & Friday noon, Noon Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Trinity Lutheran, 5 E Green St, West Hazleton, PA

West Pittston, PA

Wednesday 7 pm, Halfway Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Immaculate Conception Church, 605 Luzerne Ave, West Pittston, PA
Thursday 7:30 pm, Reality Group meeting is canceled 2 wks 3/19/20, 3/26/20.
  • Immaculate Conception Church, 605 Luzerne Ave, West Pittston, PA

White Haven, PA

Sunday 7 pm & Wednesday 10 am, Serenity Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Mt View Church, 5126 N Lehigh Gorge Dr, White Haven, PA

Wilkes Barre, PA

Sunday & Monday 7 am, Eye Opener’s Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • Firwood United Methodist Church, 399 Old River Rd, Wilkes Barre, PA
Saturday 6 pm, HOPE Group meeting is canceled until 4/4/20.
  • Mennonite Church School Basement, 223 Blackman St, Wilkes Barre, PA
Wednesday 5:30 pm, Big Book Study meeting is canceled 3/18/20 & 3/25/20.
  • Holy Cross Episcopal, 373 N Main St, Wilkes Barre, PA
Tuesday & Thursday 7 pm, Our Singleness of Purpose Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • 165 Hanover St, Wilkes Barre, PA
Monday to Saturday 10 am, Hole In The Wall meeting is canceled until 3/30/20.
  • 399 Old River Rd, Wilkes Barre, PA
Monday 7 pm, 3/16/20 Traditions Meeting is canceled.
  • 35 S Franklin St, Wilkes Barre, PA
Monday 8 pm, Sink or Swim Group meeting is canceled until further notice.
  • St. Clement & Peter Church, 165 Hanover St, Wilkes Barre, PA
Sunday 7 pm, Back to Basics Group meeting canceled 3/15/20.
  • St Clement & Peter Church, 165 Hanover St, Wilkes Barre, PA
Sunday to Saturday 7 am, Solution Group meeting canceled until further notice.
  • St Andrew’s Church, 316 Parrish St, Wilkes Barre, PA
Friday 11 pm, Last Call Group meeting is canceled 3/20/20.
  • 130 S Franklin St, Wilkes-Barre, PA

Canceled Commitments Facility

All Intergroup 12 Step commitments are canceled until further notice.

VA Medical Center, Wilkes-Barre, PA 12-Step Commitments canceled and volunteers not allowed. Facility is closed to the Public.