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Upcoming Events of Interest
Atheists United At The Los Angeles Times Festival Of Books 2013
Once again Atheists United will sponsor a booth, number 162, at the annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. The festival will be held on the University of Southern California campus on Saturday, April 20th and Sunday, April 21st. For further information click on this link http://www.meetup.com/atheists-united/events/114054422/
Herb Silverman (Candidate Without A Prayer) Continental Breakfast and Talk
724 East Edgeware Road 90026, Los Angeles, CA, 9 AM Sunday April 21, 2013. Herb Silverman, author of Candidate Without A Prayer: An Autobiography of a Jewish Atheist in the Bible Belt, will be speaking at an Atheists United event about his deeply revealing and engaging autobiography. For more information and to RSVP please click on the following link. http://www.meetup.com/atheists-united/events/114163502/
Atheists United hosting Eddie Tabash Speaking on “The Future of Atheism”
Sunday April 28, 2013 at 11 AM at The Center for Inquiry West 4773 Hollywood Bl. Los Angeles CA 90027.
Eddie Tabash is an American lawyer and political and social activist. An atheist and a proponent of the Establishment Clause, Tabash has debated several world renown religious philosophers. He is the Chair of the First Amendment Task Force for the Council for Secular Humanism and has written amicus briefs for both the U.S. Supreme Court and the California State Supreme Court. For more information and to RSVP please click on the following link. http://www.meetup.com/atheists-united/events/104512042/
Humanist Hikers, Strawberry Peak Sunday May 5, 2013, 9:30 AM
This hike will be 1500 ft elevation gain/loss. This hike is not for beginners. It is 3 miles in and 3 miles out. A there and back type of hike. For more information and to RSVP please click on the following link. http://www.meetup.com/hiking-406/events/114284062/
Event of General Interest
Stephen Hawking will be speaking at Cal Tech in Pasadena on Tuesday April 16, 2013 at 8 PM in Beckman auditorium. For more information click on this link, http://www.caltech.edu/content/stephen-hawking-public-lecture
Volunteers Needed: Atheists United is starting up two programs “Thank a Farmer” and “Toy Loan”.
Thank a Farmer was a food drive program we started last year and worked with the United Farm Workers to give food to needy farm worker family’s. Atheists United is also working with Los Angeles County Toy Loan Program to loan toys to needy children. We need volunteers to help run the toy loan program. If you are interested please send us an email.