Eastern Ohio Freethinkers

We have formed this group as a result of several years of monthly traveling to Akron, Cleveland and Mansfield to meet with fellow freethinkers and humanists.

We know there are people in the Tuscarawas valley with a rationalist outlook. We know those people would welcome a chance to get together with friends to discuss the events of today. We know that even in todays internet society there is a huge need for friendships and casual conversations face to face. Since the time of our distant ancestors, nothing has soothed the tribal spirit more than sitting around the fire and discussing interests of the day.

We propose this group as a real alternative to the technological seperation that we are all experiencing today. Please JOIN OUR VILLAGE and help us improve our little corner of the world.

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Recent Meetups

  • January 4 · 12:00 PM

    a casual discussion day

    5 Freethinkers

    Just a casual day of discussion with a few good topics and lots of good conversations. we will have a simple lunch handy. There is no charge for this meeting, and as... Learn more
  • November 2, 2014 · 12:00 PM

    Round table discussion

    6 Freethinkers | 5.00

    Beginning at noon we will have another very informal round table discussion with a few local foreign exchange students to give us a world wide perspective. We will... Learn more
  • October 5, 2014 · 12:00 PM

    Another round table discussion.

    8 Freethinkers | 4.50

    We will be back to the regular forum with a round table question and answer format.  this gives everyone a chance to have input in the discussion and seems to flow well.... Learn more
  • September 7, 2014 · 12:00 PM

    Something different this time.

    8 Freethinkers | 4.50

    In September we will be doing something a little different. We will be meeting at Zoar village just off interstate 77.  Zoar was founded in 1817 by a group of about 200... Learn more
  • August 3, 2014 · 12:00 PM

    Another round table (patio) discussion.

    5 Freethinkers

    We have more great discussions planned for August. This month's "Awkward Questions" topic is Race, Gender and discrimination:  public opinion censoring science. I am not... Learn more
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    Ella Z. Ella Z. replied to Synchronicity
    2h ago
    Ella Z.

    "With all due respect, you have a lot of faith that science yields truth. I have the same belief, but in graduate school I saw the nasty side of the scientific/acad­emic/government­ community and insist on being realistic about it...."

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    Ella Z.

    "Hi all. This time I am not going to make it to Sugarcreek.­ I've enjoyed each meetup that I attended and at a later time would love to tell you more about my research, especially after I find a good way to concisely present it...."

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    Christa Christa joined
    January 19
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    Dave Dave joined
    January 18
    "I am new to all of this I am a free spirit person looking for like mine d people that just enjoy having a good time with new friends just ask if u got a question."
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    Jack W.

    "For me, the word "energy" represents immortality. Regardless of belief system. Religious believer, New Age mystic, scientist. They can all draw support from the notion that energy is neither created nor destroyed. If energy spends eterni..."

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    ""Energy" is a problematic word for me. I've spent years in school studying electrical energy. that is my degree. Energy is measureable. Its effects can be predicted. It follows all of the physical laws that we currently know. Many spi..."

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    Scott Scott replied to Synchronicity
    January 11

    "Ella writes 1. One thing I learned in graduate school is that scientists are people, people with the same foibles as other people. They are not gods to be worshiped. 2. To some people, however, science is a religion...."

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    Ella Z. Ella Z. replied to Synchronicity
    January 9
    Ella Z.

    "One thing I learned in graduate school is that scientists are people, people with the same foibles as other people. They are not gods to be worshiped. To some people, however, science is a religion...."

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    January 8
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