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AA & NA Meetings During RAGBRAI

AA Meetings During RAGBRAI XLI
(Some NA Meetings are also listed)

Council Bluffs

Date: Saturday, July 20
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Mid-America Center (Enter West Gates)
Address: 1 Arena Way

Time:  Narcotics Anonymous meeting will be @ 6:00 pm
Location: 500 Club,
Address: 416 S 16th St 

Date: Sunday, July 21
Time:  8:00 pm  (note time change)
Location: St. Michael’s Rectory
Address: 1912 18th Street

Time:  Narcotics Anonymous meeting will be @ 8:00 pm
Address: 907 Broadway

Date: Monday, July 22
Time:  7:00 pm
Location: Wells Fargo Building
Address: 1224 1st Avenue 2nd Floor

Des Moines
Date: Tuesday, July 23
Time:  7:00 pm
Location: the home of Curt Kruger and Sandra Suarez

(This location is within a mile of the campground.  People are welcome to hang out in their shaded yard as well.)
Address: 2909 Fleur Drive

Time:  Narcotics Anonymous meeting will be @ 7:30 pm
Location: Mercy First Step
Address: 48th & Franklin in the gym

Date: Wednesday, July 24
Time:  7:00 pm
Location: Bingley Bldg. at the Knoxville Racetrack
(There will be signs posted to find the building, but you go under the arch and go straight to the ticket office and it is west of the office)
Address: 1000 North Lincoln

Date: Thursday, July 25
Time:  7:00 pm
Location: St Paul’s Church
Address: 501 High Ave E (West door downstairs)

Time:  Narcotics Anonymous meeting will be @ 7:00 pm
Location: St. James Church
Address: 207 S.3rd St.

Date: Friday, July 26
Time:  7:00 pm
Location: First National Bank Building (in basement meeting room)
Address: 100 E. Burlington (on the square)

Time:  Narcotics Anonymous meeting will be @ 7:00 pm
Location: Fairfield New Life Community Church
Address: 500 W. Washington St

Fort Madison
Date: Saturday, July 27
No meetings.  End of the ride!

6 Responses on “AA & NA Meetings During RAGBRAI

Bobby B

July 10, 2013 at 9:45 am

Cool!! One more reason to put this on my to do list within the next few years!!

Mary Berry

July 10, 2013 at 4:47 pm

Evening meetings at the oldest original AA club in Iowa. We have 17+ different meetings a week, noon and @8pm, club is open from 6am to 1030 pm weekday and 6am to midnight on weekend!
Hope you come to visit!
Address: 1400 Pennselvania Ave; just north of Lutheran Hospital and I-35!
Safe travels to you all!

Lisa P

July 17, 2013 at 3:01 pm

Welcome to Fairfield AA. We also have an 8pm Friday night meeting at the Friends Church at 1209 S 6th, Corner of 6th and W Fillmore Ave.

John Pias M.

July 22, 2013 at 12:25 pm

don’t bike but will do a bicycle spoke-type runs to
Knoxville, Osky and maybe Fairfield in support of cyclists in recovery.

Boone W.

February 16, 2014 at 6:02 pm

Attempting to get in touch with a friend of Bill W’s that is participating on the RAGBRAI ride this coming summer 2014. Please contact me either by email or call me at 641-481-5222. Thank you.

Profile photo of TJ


February 17, 2014 at 1:15 pm


we can not give out personal information.. thanks,

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