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SHSNY: 11th Annual Day of Reason Brunch

Our Featured Speaker: DULCIE LEIMBACH Editor, PassBlue “The UN, the US, Women, and World Peace” PassBlue is an independent, women-led digital publication offering in depth journalism on the US–UN relationship and its effects on women’s issues, human rights, peacekeeping and other urgent global matters, as reported from its base in the UN press corps. PassBlue’s …

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Featured Meetup!

Sunday, April 29 CFI- Food for Thought (F4T) Each month we will feature a regular meetup for one of our participating organizations. We hope you will visit many of these events and learn more about each group. For April our Featured Meetup is Food For Thought.

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Featured Meetup!

Sunday, March 18 Skeptics at the Commons Sharon Hill on Paranormal’s “Scientifical Americans”  New York City Skeptics promotes critical thinking, skeptical inquiry, and science education in the New York City metropolitan area. For more information please e-mail us at contact @ nycskeptics.org or visit www.nycskeptics.org Each month we meet on a wide range of subjects. 1:00PM-3:00PM The Brooklyn …

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The SHSNY 10th Annual Darwin Day Celebration

Friday, February 9  6:30-9:30PM The Storehouse Restaurant, 69 West 23 Street Distinguished Guest Speaker: SUSAN JACOBY … who will introduce and read from the just-published New Edition of her NYTimes Best-Seller The Age of American Unreason in a Culture of Lies Confirm your place today at our celebration of Charles Darwin’s 209th birthday – and the …

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Dec 14: Secular Coalition Cocktail and Benefit Bash    

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Annual RNY Winter Solstice Party!

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Skepticamp 2017

Saturday, December 2, 2017 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM The Brooklyn Commons Cafe 388 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, NY We invite you to a FREE ($20 optional donation to NYC Skeptics appreciated) all-day series of lectures on Science and Skepticism topics. SkeptiCamp is like a science conference, except that its content is provided by the attendees themselves! Anyone can …

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Oct 20: CFI-LI Monthly Forum   The Center for Inquiry – Long Island is the local LI branch of CFI, a think tank working to foster a secular society based on science, reason, free inquiry and humanist values. CFI-LI sponsors public educational programs, supports local campus and community groups, and works with the media. For further information and our schedule of …

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SHSNY’s 9th Annual Freethought Day Brunch

When: Sunday October 8 Where: Pete’s Tavern, 129 East 18th Street, New York, NY With speaker Jonathan Engel on “Separation of Church & State Isn’t in the Constitution” … and Other American Myths A nationally-recognized First Amendment authority, Jon’s 2013 Freethought Day presentation for us, “The History of Church/State Separation in America”, was an insightful …

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Featured Meetup!

Sep 11: Stoic School of LIfe: The role ethics of Epictetus   The Stoic School of Life is inspired (with a bit of immodesty) to the ancient Greco-Roman schools of philosophy. Plato, Aristotle, Epicurus, Epictetus and many others simply gave lectures about their favorite topics and engaged in Socratic discussions with people interested in what they had …

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