Downeast Humanists & Freethinkers celebrated its 9th anniversary on January 1, 2014! We meet in Ellsworth on the 1st Saturday of every month at 3:30 pm; upstairs at the Maine Grind. We are an Affiliate of the American Humanist Association.
Our mission: To provide a forum for discussing issues of common interest and concern to humanists and freethinkers, and to promote in the larger community the ideas of humanism and free thought.
Does this describe you?
hu man ist n. A person whose philosophy is concerned with human, not divine or supernatural matters; who believes in the value and goodness of humans, and seeks rational ways of solving human problems.
free think er n. A person who forms opinions about religion on the basis of reason, independently of tradition, authority, or established belief.