sylvia m.


Oakville, ON
Hometown: Oakville

Member since:

February 22, 2012

Can we be good without god?

Absolutely. I raised my 3 sons with morals, values and ethics - it works well.

Is spirituality the exclusive domain of religion?

NO. I use the word 'beliefs', not spirituality. My beliefs are not from out there somewhere, but come from within.

How did you find out about us?

a friend.


I am a licensed Humanist Officiant who performs ceremonies for weddings, funerals, memorials, same sex weddings etc. I love to travel, but have cut it way back so as not to destroy our precious planet. I have a sailboat now - nature is stunning .

What sylvia m. is saying about this Meetup Group

AWESOME DEFINING HUMANISM: Humanism is a non-religious ethical philosophy, a way of life and a way of thinking that involves adherence to strong ethics, an emphasis on human rights and respect for the Earth and its living beings. A Humanist works towards creating a more humane and responsible world, with a commitment to reason, freedom, tolerance and compassion.

Annual Membership

CAD50.00 Due by Feb 12 of the new year

This covers: Subscription to Humanist Perspectives, Meetup fees, incidental expenses.

Payment is accepted using:

  • PayPal
  • Cash or check - “ Cheques to "Halton Peel Humanist Community" Mail to: Mark Devenish 1443 Pembroke Drive, Oakville, ON L6H 1V6 with membership form (in files)

Your organizer will refund you if:

  • Your organizer removes or bans you from their Meetup Group
  • New HPHC portion ($28) can be refunded if a member moves out of the area on a pro-rated basis @ $10/4mths of remaining term. It is strongly recommended that HPHC members also join Humanist Canada.

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