Frederick County Maryland Intergroup

Frederick County Area
P.O. Box 1627,  Frederick, Maryland  21702  ~  301-694-3554  ~  Email us

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Information for Newcomers
This page last updated March 12, 2008 .

Click here for a listing of newcomer meetings.

Are you a

Here are some questions to help you define compulsive overeating behavior:

bulletDo you eat when you’re not hungry?
bulletDo you go on eating binges for no apparent reason?
bulletDo you have feelings of guilt and remorse after overeating?
bulletDo you eat sensibly before others and make up for it when you are alone?
bulletIs your weight affecting the way you live your life?
bulletHave you tried to diet for a week or longer, only to fall short of your goal?
bulletDo you eat to escape from worries or trouble?
bulletDoes your eating behavior make you or others unhappy?

Our members find that they have answered yes to many of these questions.  You are not alone!  If you would like additional information, please e-mail us, call 301-694-3554, write to P.O. Box 1627, Frederick, MD 21702, or visit the Overeaters Anonymous World Service Office Website.


Meetings for
Newcomers are welcome to attend any OA meeting; however, some meetings designate specific days for newcomers.  At these meetings, more information is provided to help newcomers better understand the Program.  The current newcomer meetings are listed below.  Click here for a complete list of Frederick Area meetings.

NOTE:  Please call the contact person before going to any of the listed meetings to verify time and location.


Where Contact Person

3rd Sunday of every month
5:00-6:00 pm

City Hospital
Classroom 1 (across from the cafeteria)
Martinsburg, WV


Ginnie, 304-274-6114

2nd Sunday of every month
6:30-7:30 pm

Christ Reformed Church
United Church of Christ (across from the Fire Hall)
12 South Church Street
Middletown, MD



Rebecca, 301-371-3654

1st Wednesday of every month 
7:00-8:00 pm

New Street Methodist Church
(go thru the double doors on the Church Street entrance and downstairs)
Corner of New and Church Streets
Shepherdstown, WV



Wendy, 304-876-6130
Bill, 304-676-9145
Any Wednesday
7:00-8:00 pm
Christ United Methodist Church
5609 Ballenger Creek Pike
Frederick, MD



Michelle, 301-662-0789

1st Saturday of every month
9:30-10:30 am

Trinity United Methodist Church
703 W. Patrick St., Room 109
(Enter from Kline Blvd off US 40.  Meeting is last room on the left.)

Frederick, MD


Marion, 301-662-4052


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