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Featured Meetup!

July 26: SHSNY: Great Lectures On DVD: James Randi The Secular Humanist Society of New York (SHSNY) is a leader in the NYC area freethought community: Okay, you’re an atheist/agnostic – now what? Secular humanism is a philosophy of life guided by reason and science, free from religious and secular dogmas, promoting human happiness, freedom and understanding on this …

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Featured Meetup!

June 20: FFNY- The Hormone Myth FFNY is a welcoming home to explore women’s issues and the role of women in the secular and humanist community, as well as host to social activities that encourage a supportive and vibrant community. We will also find ways to support local and national initiatives tackling gender equality and women’s rights. http://feministfreethinkers.org …

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NECSS 2017 – Northeast Conference on Science and Skepticism

Registration for NECSS 2017 is open!

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Featured Meetup!

We are excited to be spotlighting our new monthly showcase!  We will be featuring a regular event for one of our member groups each month. We encourage those who have not attended to do so and meet some of the people from that organization. Generally these will be either social gatherings or discussion groups. May …

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SHSNY’s 10th Annual DAY OF REASON BRUNCH

SUNDAY, MAY 7, NOON at PETE’S TAVERN 129 East 18 Street Our speaker will be: MICHAEL DE DORA “From D.C. to Geneva:  Secular Humanist Advocacy Around the World”  

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Book Launch Party- How to Be a Stoic

  Where: Paulaner 265 Bowery When: May 9 at 6:00PM – 9:00PM Come celebrate the launch of Massimo’s new book, How to Be a Stoic: Using Ancient Philosophy to Live a Modern Life (on pre-sale at Amazon, both hard cover and e-version)! Join us at Paulaner, in the Bowery, for a brief presentation of the …

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Featured Meetup!

We are excited to be spotlighting our new monthly showcase!  We will be featuring a regular event for one of our member groups each month. We encourage those who have not attended to do so and meet some of the people from that organization. Generally these will be either social gatherings or discussion groups. APRIL: …

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Annual Winter Solstice Party

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Ethical Humanist Award

The New York Society for Ethical Culture presents the Ethical Humanist Award to Planned Parenthood: Still fighting for women’s rights after 100 years! Sign up and buy tickets here. The Ethical Humanist Award, established in 1970, is the Society’s highest honor. It recognizes an individual who has acted with extraordinary moral courage, without regard for the sanction …

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