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Secular Humanist Society of New York

Humanism is the philosophy of life guided by reason and science, freed from religious and secular dogmas, motivated by an appreciation of life and the lives of others, seeking to reach goals of human happiness, freedom and understanding on this earth, in this life.

SHSNY is an Affiliated Local Group of the Council for Secular Humanism and the Atheist Alliance International, and are a Charter Chapter of the American Humanist Association.

6TH Annual SHSNY Freethought Day Brunch

Sunday, October 12th, 12 Noon, at Pete's Tavern 129 East 18 Street (at Irving Place)
Guest Speaker: Jennifer Michael Hecht
"FREETHINKING ABOUT HAPPINESS: A Couple of Godless Versions of the Good Life"

Come hear SHSNY Honorary Member, poet, historian, and author of "Doubt, a History", "The Happiness Myth", and "Stay: A History of Suicides & the Philosophies Against It".

Celebrate freethought in America with your fellow humanists and rationalists at historic Pete's Tavern, and don't miss a fascinating talk.

Brunch is $25, all in. Save 20% ($5) by paying now using your credit card or paypal.

Or mail your check, made out to "SHSNY", to:

SHSNY, PO Box 7661, FDR Station, New York, NY 10150-7661.

Questions? Call (646) 922-7389, and leave a call-back number.

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