Humanists of North Alabama News! 2019-01-08

“Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new year find you a better man.” ― Benjamin Franklin

Sunday, January 13: 2:00-4:00 pm:

Non-Fiction Readers Book Discussion Group. The first meeting for 2019 is on Sunday, January 13 (Huntsville Library on Monroe, room A/B from 2 to 4). Share what you’ve been reading, or come to get ideas for your book wish list! Usually meets on the 2nd Sunday of each month. New discussion participants always welcomed!  Please join us at the Huntsville Public Library on Monroe Street in Huntsville, room A/B (to the right of the lobby).

Sunday, January 20: 2:00-3:30 pm:

Monthly Discussion meeting Notice: Not in the usual place. Instead, the meeting will be in the second-floor Library Foundation Conference Room of the main library in Huntsville. It’s a glass enclosed room with a table and 10 chairs on the wall opposite the entrance.

We begin with introductions and announcements, reading, then discussion from 2:00 to 3:30 pm. What is on your mind?

No Updates on becoming a formal organization this month.

“Let no one delay the study of philosophy while young nor weary of it when old.” ― Epicurus

Monday, January 28: 6:00-7:30pm:

Philosophy Café. Open and relaxed discussion on philosophical topics continues on the fourth Monday of each month. We are meeting at KEEGAN’S OF HUNTSVILLE, 200 West Side Square, Suite 60, Huntsville, AL 35801. An assortment of salads, sandwiches, Irish inspired fare, and beverages are available for purchase (and to lubricate discussion). New faces are always welcome. (PS – Happy Hour ends at 6 – you might want to arrive a few minutes early.)

“My greatest hope regarding the future rests on the mistakes I’ve made in the past, for those are the most effective things I’ve got to build with.”
― Craig D. Lounsbrough

Other local events of interest:

The Epicurean-Friends-of-Huntsville will have its organizational meeting on Jan 20 at 4pm. You can join the group on meet-up for more information.

Other Information:

The Humanists of North Alabama discussion group as a closed FaceBook group to talk about Humanism in Alabama. Let us know if you’d like an invite.

Our events can be found

  • on our Meetup group:

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Suggestions for events, meeting venues, topics are always welcome!

Humanists of North Alabama is an official Chapter of the American Humanist Association.  Membership in the AHA is strongly encouraged!

Louise Hardin


“May the New Year bring you courage to break your resolutions early! My own plan is to swear off every kind of virtue, so that I triumph even when I fall!” ― Aleister Crowley, Moonchild

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