Al-Anon | The Woodlands Methodist Church


Weekly: Tuesdays,Fridays at 12:00 PM

Group Details

There are two Al-Anon groups that meet here at The Woodlands United Methodist Church. Due to COVID-19, both groups are currently meeting in person and online on line over Zoom. We welcome newcomers and we continue to uphold our policy of anonymity.

Tuesdays and Fridays | noon in B 205

There is no magic formula that enables you to help someone stop—or cut back—on his or her drinking. Alcoholism is a complex problem, with many related issues. But Al‑Anon can help you learn how to cope with the challenges of someone else’s drinking. It may be that you could help matters by changing some of your own behaviors that make things worse. It may be possible for you to find a healthier way to respond to these challenges. Again, there are no easy answers. But Al‑Anon meetings offer the opportunity to learn from the experiences of others who have faced similar problems. While simple problems may have simple solutions, the solution to complex problems is more difficult to explain. Al‑Anon simplifies a complex problem by suggesting a “One Day at a Time” approach, which takes things one step at a time.

Note: Childcare is not available at this time.

  • Tuesdays - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. Tuesday Lunch Bunch AFG 503269
  • Fridays - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. Friday Serenity Woodlands AFG 47328

There is no cost to attend these meetings (in person or over Zoom). You can join a meeting from an internet browser window, or by downloading the Zoom app (ZOOM Cloud Meetings) to your smartphone, tablet or desktop.

The website below provides meeting IDs and passwords for Al-Anon meetings in this area, including the two here.

Click Here

This will open a Google Docs spreadsheet. On that spreadsheet, look for the meeting you want to attend.

  • Jot down the Zoom Meeting ID and the Zoom Passcode for that meeting.
  • Open the Zoom app, or go to
  • Click “Join” and use the meeting ID and password.

This will drop you into the meeting. In the meeting, you can choose to display your video or not (whatever name is associated with your device will display in your “Hollywood Square.”) You can change this by clicking on it. Most of us display our first names only.

Zoom Al-Anon Meeting attendees will be notified when in-person meeting resume at the church.

Childcare Provided?: No

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