Events - Conventions - Workshops

Check this listing for events in and around our Area!   If you have a flyer for an Al-Anon event to post, please use the submit section on the Contact page. 

Event Details

Jun 06, 2020

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

69th Annual Lois W. - AFG Picnic at Stepping Stones House (Online)

Be a Part of the Picnic Tradition Wherever Your Are!

69th Annual Stepping Stones Lois' Family Groups Picnic 

June 6, 2020,  1:00-4:00 p.m. Eastern (U.S. & Canada) Online Via Zoom Webinar

Registration required:   Register Now 

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Jun 12, 2020

- Jun 14, 2020

Area 24 Al-Anon 45th Annual Spring Convention CANCELLED

Area 24 Al-Anon 45th Annual Spring Convention with AA Participation


The theme this year is “Having Fun Again”. Come and have some fun! 

Come for the entire weekend or Saturday only!

The Al-Anon Spring Convention will be held at beautiful Washington College in Chestertown, MD. There is a $10 early registration discount for those who register before May 11th.  Lodging options include staying in a traditional dorm or a suite dorm.  Walk-ins registrations for Saturday  only with no-lodging  will be accepted.  See flyers for more details.

Washington College, Chestertown, MD

The web site is Register by mail or online. There will be a 3% convenience fee for online registrations.

Jul 19, 2020

12:30 pm - 4:30 pm

The 62nd Annual Baltimore Al-Anon Birthday Luncheon - CANCELLED

The annual birthday luncheon that was postponed from April to July has now been cancelled. Please see the flyer for instructions on how to handle your purchased tickets. Deadline for refunds is August 1, 2020. If you should have any questions, please contact the Balto AIS via email at

Sep 12, 2020

9:45 am - 2:00 pm

Area 24 AFG Fall 2021 Convention Planning Meeting

AFG 2020 Area 24 Fall Convention POSTPONED TO NOVEMBER 2021 – Spread the Word


After careful consideration and discussion, the Planning Committee for the 30th Annual AFG of Maryland and the District of Columbia Fall Convention with AA Participation decided to postpone the convention to next year. As we pause, pray and wait for this difficult time to pass, we look forward to seeing you next year at the next Fall Convention in November 2021 at the Delta Hotel Hunt Valley in Maryland.


And it is never too early to consider Alanon service! Please join us at our next committee meeting on September 12, 2020 and help us build momentum for the convention going into 2021. Zoom info for the meeting is below.

2020 AFG Fall Convention Planning Committee


Join Zoom Meeting: September 12, 2020 9:45a - 2:00p

Meeting ID: 848 8734 0285
Password: 856864
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Sep 26, 2020

9:30 am - 3:00 pm

Fall Area 24 AWSC Meeting

All District Reps (DR’s) and Area 24 Steering Committee, and Coordinators should attend, all members welcome!

Registration begins at 9:30 am

Hosted by: District 24 (Eastern Shore)

Location and Details:   TBD

Oct 24, 2020

9:30 am - 3:00 pm

Fall Area 24 Al-Anon Assembly

Area Election Assembly!!  

Every 3 years Area positions rotate. Area 24 needs dedicated, Al-Anon servants to make sure that we can carry the message not only to the newcomer, but to those of us who may still be suffering in some way.  

Area job descriptions can be found here.

All AFG Members Welcome and encouraged to attend!

Date: October 24, 2020
Hosted by: District 8

Location TBD

Jun 25, 2021

- Jun 27, 2021

50th Annual Area 29 AA State Convention

with Al-Anon Participation

Theme:  50 Years - One Day At A Time

This event has been postponed due to the COVID-19 crisis.  The 2021 date is tentative!! 

Clarion Inn Frederick Event Center

5400 Holiday Drive

Frederick, MD 21703

Register on-line:

A 50th anniversary mug will be given to each pre-registered attendee upon check in at the convention!

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