Current News & Events

September 22-24, 2017

2017 ACA Fall Mountain Retreat

Click here for info.

Saturday Sept 30, 2017 

SB ACA 5pm Intergroup meeting and 7pm Speaker Meeting

All ACA members are welcome. Forward any agenda items through your meeting IG Rep and bring yourself a picnic if you need one. We’ll meet at 5pm and check in for awhile at Alice Keck Park across from Unity then attend the ACA Speaker Meeting at Unity at 6:30..

Sunday October 22, 2017

Promise 7 – Island Style boat trip to Santa Cruz Island.. learning to play and have fun in our lives!

Join fellow ACA’s for a day boat trip to SANTA CRUZ ISLAND at Channel Islands Park.
Advance reservation and payment directly with Island Packers ($54/senior & $59/person) is required.

Check in 8:15am at 1691 Spinnaker Drive, Suite 105B, Ventura, CA 93001. Island Packers boat leaves Ventura Harbor 9:00am to Prisoner’s Cove and departs Santa Cruz Island at 3:30pm returning to Ventura Harbor at 5:15pm.

John K. 805-390-6115
Jannelle 805-727-1513

Our new International Spanish Big Red Book and Yellow Steps Workbook are now available!

Who will coordinate preparing to start a Spanish ACA meeting in Santa Barbara? Our SB ACA Intergroup can help.

By the way, our ACA Big Red Book has been translated to Danish and Finnish, and is also being translated into Castilian Spanish, Russian, Japanese, French, and Polish so far..

First SPANISH ACA Meeting begins November 2, 2017 in Camarillo!
Los Doce Pasos De Nino Adultos De Alcoholicos 

Thursdays beginning Nov 2 from 7-8pm at St. John’s Pleasant Valley Hospital, 2309 Antonio Ave., Camarillo, CA 93010 in Piso 3, Salon #1. Contact: Olga 805-558-6933 and

Santa Barbara Monthly ACA Speaker Meeting

Held the last Saturday of every month in the Unity Church Chapel
Unity of Santa Barbara
227 E. Arrellaga Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Unity has a large parking lot on the corner of Santa Barbara and Valerio Streets, with the entrance on Valerio.

6:30 PM Social and Refreshments
7:00 PM Meeting begins

Contact Georg R. at 805-312-6553 or for further info.

For recordings of past speaker meetings please view the Speaker Meetings and Recordings page.

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