Book signing for Up from the Ashes: One Doc’s Struggle with Drugs and Mental Illness at Bruegger’s Bagels 3450 Pilot Knob Road Eagan, Minnesota 55122 at 12 PM Saturday April 27; Seabastian Joes( 1007 W. Franklin Ave., Mpls, 55405 and 4321 S, Upton Ave Mpls, Mn 55410) by noted author, Peter J. Dorsen, M.D., LADC. Dr. Dorsen, a retired internist and drug counselor, shares his personal life story, one bitter and sweet, full of risky self-disclosure. His story and advisements mirror hope for those of all ages or professions who may suffer from bipolar disorder and addiction.
Volleyball Night: Join Sober Corps on the Fourth Sunday of each month for Volleyball Night. 4:00-6:00 pm at the Malik Sealy Gym Of Dreams at Gethsemane Church in Downtown Minneapolis. This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. For more information contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call Alan at (952) 212-1623.
Morningside After Dark Series: Last Monday of the month during winter from 7:30-9:00 pm at Edina Morningside Community Church. It’s a free event and coffee bar, with donations appreciated to help cover costs. Doors open at 7 pm for best seating. For more info visit: www.dissonance.website/events/.
January 28 – “Changing Lanes”
February 25 – “Fight or Flight”
April 29 – “Grace”
Mothers of Adult Children: A support group for people whose moms used violence. Our support group will offer a safe place to talk, listen and share your feelings, experiences and stories with other moms in a comfortable, confidential environment. We meet 1st Saturday of every month , 9-11:00am. Breakfast provided at Calvary Baptist Church-Maki Room 1st. floor, 2608 Blaisdell Ave S., Mpls, 55408. Parking available on street or back lot. Call 534-349-9105 for more information.
The Dan Anderson Renewal Center, Hazelden, Center City, MN. 12-Step-inspired weekend retreats focus on common issues faced in recovery: forgiveness, spirituality, healthy relationships, grief, and loss. Call 1-800-262-4882 for more info.
All Recovery Meetings: Minnesota Recovery Connection is hosting All Recovery meetings throughout the Twin Cities. These meetings honor all pathways to recovery, acknowledging that each person’s path is unique. Come, socialize, share – friends and family members welcome. Call 612-584-4158 for more info or go to https://minnesotarecovery.org.
Women’s 12-Step Program, Wednesdays at 7pm, Peace Presbyterian Church, 7624 Cedar Lake Rd, St Louis Park. For women of all ages who find any part of life chaotic or out of control. The chaos can be caused by addiction, eating disorders, relationship problems or self esteem issues. We use A Woman’s Way through the Twelve Steps by Stephanie Covington. Peace Presbyterian Church has a community dinner at 6pm on Wednesdays and we provide free childcare for 12-Step participants. Reclamation-Ministries.org or call 612-879-9642.
Hazelden’s Second Sunday Retreats: The second Sunday of each month everyone in recovery is invited to Hazelden in Center City, MN for an inspirational day of workshops, fellowship, sharing and
fun. Open to anyone 18 or older involved in a 12-Step program. $20/person includes a buffet lunch and information packet.
9 a.m. – Register at the Cork Center
9 a.m. – Introductions and orientation
10-11 a.m. – Lecture
10:30 -12:45 – Small group discussions
12:45 – 1:30 p.m. – Sunday buffet
1:45 p.m. – Small group discussions or
2:55 p.m. – Relaxation group
800-257-7810; Plymouth alum welcome
The Recovery Church: 253 State St. St. Paul, 55107, offers worship services on Sunday at 9:30am with fellowship, coffee and snacks following service. The mission is to provide a spiritual community for people in search of growth, healing, and recovery. For a list of recovery meetings, visit www.therecoverychurch.org, or like therecoverychurchstpaul on Facebook.