We are parents, gaurdians, and supporters of ethical, freethinking children and youth.

We meet for social activities, educational programs, seasonal celebrations, and nature outings that encourage children and youth to ask questions and to deepen trust in their own internal "compass".

We affirm the values of  the American Ethical Union and our sponsor, the Ethical Society of Asheville and YouthQuest of Asheville.  We also affirm the values of the American Humanist Association and our local partners, WNC Humanists and S.P.A.N.C.


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  • New Member
    Thea B. Thea B. joined
    December 17
    Thea B.
    "Freethinker and parent here, would love to meet more in the area."
  • New Member
    Sonja43 Sonja43 joined
    December 17
    "I'm Sonja. I have a 17 month old son who is my everything. This group sounds amazing."
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    Arianna B. Arianna B. joined
    December 17
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    Megan H. Megan H. joined
    December 17
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    stephanie stephanie joined
    August 6, 2013
    "New Family In Asheville"
  • New comment
    Jackie S. Jackie S. commented on Welcome Summer! Icecream Social
    June 21, 2013
    Jackie S.

    "I wish there'­d been more children present. Then I wouldn'­t have had to eat so much icecream (to make up for the other 10 who were not present!) :-) Thanks for planning this, Terra and Tom!"

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  • New Member
    Carol Carol joined
    June 19, 2013
    "I am a retired attorney long involved in civil rights and civil liberties work, practiced in non-violent advocacy and protest and committed to peaceful means to create social change. My son is a freethinker ... perhaps, at times, more so than I."
  • New Member
    Georgia C. Georgia C. joined
    June 19, 2013
    Georgia C.
    "We are so excited to find this group! My husband and I are freethinkers in a religious area and are trying to raise our son to think freely with an open mind."
  • Updated RSVP
    Terra W. Terra W. RSVPed Yes for Welcome Summer! Icecream Social
    May 20, 2013
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