Bringing local freethinkers together for community, support, and action. We are humanists, skeptics, agnostics, and atheists. Above all, we strive to be ethical, moral, and good human beings - skeptical of dogma, promoters of reason, science, and free-thought. Public truths through public revelation, "spirituality" through meaning, nature, friendship, and the arts. Cooperation with all those seeking to make a more delightful, sustainable, and humane world.

free·think·er [free-thing-ker], noun
a person who forms opinions on the basis of reason, independent of authority or tradition, especially a person whose religious opinions differ from established belief.
--------------------------------------------------------------
Also relevant (from the Wikipedia page on freethought):
"Freethought is a philosophical viewpoint that holds opinions should be formed on the basis of logic, reason, and empiricism and not authority, tradition, or other dogmas. The cognitive application of freethought is known as 'freethinking,' and practitioners of freethought are known as 'freethinkers.'"


Facebook group: http://www.facebook.com/home.php?#/group.ph...

Join us and be the first to know when new Meetups are scheduled
Log in with Facebook to find out
By creating a Meetup account, you agree to the Terms of Service

Welcome to Cannon Falls Freethinkers!

Recent Meetups

  • 3 days ago · 7:00 PM

    Book Club - Being Mortal

    5 Freethinkers

    Join us for "Being Mortal: Medicine and What Happens in the End," food, drink, and social time. If you enjoy books, maybe need some encouragement to read, meet (possibly... Learn more
  • May 12 · 7:00 PM

    Gorilla Gardening

    7 Freethinkers

    Join us for our second annual gorilla :) gardening. We'll meet an hour before sunset and help beautify a normally unsightly area of Cannon Falls into a beautiful,... Learn more
  • May 6 · 6:30 PM

    Roy Zimmerman (National Day of Reason Eve)

    8 Freethinkers

    An entertaining night with Roy Zimmerman  to celebrate the National Day of Reason (May 7th) - before everyone else. A freewill donation of $15 is requested. Drinks and... Learn more
  • April 26 · 9:00 AM

    Breakfast Social/Spring Hwy Cleanup 9/10AM

    5 Freethinkers | 5.00

    You're invited to join in for the 6th spring pickup and help clean-up the community. Our "freethinker section" is on Hwy 52 just south of Cannon Falls (Mile Markers 94... Learn more
  • April 22 · 7:00 PM

    Book Club - 10% Happier

    7 Freethinkers

    Join us for "10% Happier: How I Tamed the Voice in My Head, Reduced Stress Without Losing My Edge, and Found Self-Help That Actually Works--A True Story," food, drink,... Learn more
  • See all past Meetups

What's new

  • Ken Kressin founded Cannon Falls Freethinkers

    on September 9

 
Founded Sep 9, 2009

Help support your Meetup

Chip in

Sometimes the best Meetup Group is the one you start

Get started Learn more
Bill

I started the group because there wasn't any other type of group like this. I've met some great folks in the group who have become close friends and have also met some amazing business owners.

Bill, started New York City Gay Craft Beer Lovers

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy