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Upcoming Events

We sponsor monthly community gatherings, discussion groups, community service activities, and more. We invite you to join us! COVID-19 advisory: Almost 100% of our events are held online. Our Events Calendar is currently hosted at Meetup.com. Click here to find out more about upcoming activities, including:

 

HUMANIST COMMUNITY GATHERINGS

September: Chris Stedman on “What Can We Learn About Being Human From Being Online?”

Humanist author and activist Chris Stedman, author of the forthcoming book IRL: Finding Realness, Meaning, and Belonging in Our Digital Lives, will discuss “What Can We Learn About Being Human From Being Online?” Stedman also wrote Faitheist: How an Atheist Found Common Ground with the Religious.

October: Katherine Stewart on “Religious Nationalism and the Threat to Our Democracy”

Katherine Stewart, a journalist who writes often about separation of religion and government, will speak about “Religious Nationalism and the Threat to Our Democracy.” She is author of the book The Power Worshippers: Inside the Dangerous Rise of Religious Nationalism.

ADDITIONAL EVENTS – September/October

    • Discussion & Debate: Human Limitations
    • Humanist Book Club — How to be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi
    • Volunteer with HumanistsMN — Food Packing at The Food Group
    • Tenets of Humanism (ongoing series)
    • Coffee and Current Events
    • Humanist Happy Hour
    • Secular Parenting
    • Secular Grief Support Group
    • Mindful Living

 


Past Events

Watch the video of our online event to commemorate the National Day of Reason on May 7, 2020.

 

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