Central Iowa Overeaters Anonymous

If you are new or visiting this website for the first time, we extend a special welcome to our website.  We invite you to attend a meeting – you don't have to be alone any more.


3:00 pm       Atlantic, 309 Elm Street, 50022. Contact: Karen (712)-774-5620. 

4:00 pm       Des Moines, Tifereth Israel Synagogue, 924 Polk Blvd. Focus: Big Book. Contact: Marla S. (515) 238-1686

5:30 pm       Des Moines Windsor Presbyterian Church, Heart and Hand Group6301 University Ave. Focus: Discussion/Speaker on the last Sunday of the month. Contact: Rob H. (515) 491-4934


12:00 pm     Forest City Waldorf College 106 S. 6th St. Thorson Hall, Rm. 5. Contact: Cynthia (641) 525-0771

6:30 pm       Carroll 1240 Heires St. E.  Contact: Ann B. (712) 830-2071

7:00 pm       West Des Moines St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 1020 24th Street, North door, lower level-Handicap accessible. Contact: Becky (515) 314-0619


12:00 pm     Des Moines First Christian Church, 2500 University, 2nd floor library-Handicap accessible. Focus: Literature. Contact: Jo (515) 943-4183

5:00 pm       Storm Lake  St. John’s Lutheran Church 402 Lake Avenue. Focus: OA Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions. Contact: Betty (712) 299-6005.


5:30 pm       Des Moines Grace United Methodist Church 38th & Cottage Grove. Library-Handicap accessible. Focus: HOW format. Contact: Coe Ann (515) 865-2038.

4:30 pm       Mason City Mercy Medical Center North Iowa 1000 4th St., S.W., Cancer Center 3rd Floor, Rm 7. Contact: Pat (641) 357-3665 


                    No meetings    


10:30 am     Marshalltown Marshalltown Public Library 105 W. Boone Street, Rm 1. Contact: Shirley (641) 753-7185 


7:30 am       Des Moines, Men's Meeting, Cathedral Church of St. Paul, 815 High St., Library. Focus: AA Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions. Contact: Kevin C. (515) 468-7580

9:00 am       Des Moines Central Presbyterian Church, 3829 Grand Ave. Rm 206-Handicap accessible, Child Care ages 3+. Focus: OA Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions.  Contact: Tara W. (515) 565-0549

10:00 am    Clear Lake, 1st Congregational Church, 205 W. 10th Ave, N. Use SW corner door, lower level. Contact: Pat (641)-357-3665    

For the Newcomer

What to Expect at a Meeting

Still not sure?  At a meeting, you will find someone who can help, or you can observe to see what it is like. Browse through our About Overeaters Anonymous menu above for more information.

For Members

Central Iowa Intergroup is here to help you with your meetings and other program needs.  Browse our website for many helpful Overeaters Anonymous pages.  The For Members menu has several resources for meetings.

For Newcomers and Members

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