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Capital District Humanist Society

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The Capital District Humanist Society provides a supportive community for exchanging ideas, heightening our knowledge of the world and ourselves, fostering moral and ethical growth, and promoting the principles of secular humanism.

CDHS is a member organization for individuals who share humanist values and who reside in the Capital District region of New York State and neighboring areas. Our values include commitment to free inquiry, rational thought, life-long education, democracy, social concern, and fellowship.

The Society provides various activities including monthly speakers, socials, book discussions, and a newsletter.



Special Event -Sunday, January 12, 2020!

The Capital District Humanist Society presents:

Climate Change

New York and Hope

You’ve seen the headlines. You know the climate crisis is devastating the Earth. You want to know what we can do, what you can do.

Tim Guinee is a leader and a mentor in Former Vice-President Al Gore's Climate Reality Project. He has presented all over the US, Canada and North Africa. He is most interested in talking with oppositional and underserved audiences. He has presented to conservative fire departments, oil industry executives, and maximum security inmates. He is the founder of Climate Actors and serves on the leadership council of Riverkeeper, the board of the Ashokan Center (New York’s oldest center for environmental education), the board of Green Product Placement and the advisory board of the Climate Institute, and is the Chair of the Climate Reality Project Hudson Valley/Catskills, Chapter. Professionally, he is an actor and director. He has appeared in over 200 movies, mini-series and episodes of TV and several hundred plays.

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  • Program 1:15 p.m; (Refreshments 12:30)
    • Room 224, Campus Center, Sage Colleges Albany Campus
    • New Scotland Ave. at Academy Road, Albany
    • Admission: Free.

    • The Public is Cordially Invited to Attend!
  • Presented by The Capital District Humanist Society

    Details and directions: 518.533.2666, or our directions page

    Monthly meetings

    CDHS meets on the second Sunday of each month in Room 224 of the Campus Center at the Albany campus of the Sage Colleges, at New Scotland Avenue and Academy Road.

    We gather at 12:30 pm. Program starts at 1:15. Light refreshments are provided.


    Click here for directions.


    Click here for the upcoming meeting.

     

    Other Activities

    In addition to monthly speaker presentations, we hold monthly social events, and sponsor a reading group, and a discussion group.


    Affiliations

    CDHS is affiliated with the three major humanist organizations:

     

    Newsletter

    Members and subscribers receive our publication, The Humanist Monthly. If you are interested in more information about CDHS, give us your name and email address, and we will send a sample copy or two with no obligation.



    Contact us for further information at:

    webmaster (at) humanistsociety (dot) org

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