A meetup for free discussion amongst affable folks interested in philosophy, and it's applications in everything from pet peeves to world events.

If you like to chat about or listen to the discussion of ideas, come on down.

Join us and be the first to know when new Meetups are scheduled
Log in with Facebook to find out
By creating a Meetup account, you agree to the Terms of Service

To give life meaning, we alternate between two questions: what is, and what matters.

Recent Meetups

  • June 23 · 6:00 PM

    Beaverton Socrates Cafe

    2 socratizers

    bring a question that has been troubling you. we put questions people bring on a list and then vote on the questions we know the least about. after two narrowing votes... Learn more
  • June 9 · 6:00 PM

    south east's socrates cafe

    2 socratizers

    Bring a question, topic, rant, paradox, current event, limerick, spontaneous haiku, or moral dilemma. As long as it has some philosophical angle, it's all good. Some... Learn more
  • May 21 · 7:00 PM

    alberta socrates cafe

    3 socratizers

    bring a question that has been troubling you. we put questions people bring on a list and then vote on the questions we know the least about. after two narrowing votes... Learn more
  • May 12 · 6:00 PM

    south east's socrates cafe

    3 socratizers | 5.00

    Bring a question, topic, rant, paradox, current event, limerick, spontaneous haiku, or moral dilemma. As long as it has some philosophical angle, it's all good. Some... Learn more
  • April 26 · 6:00 PM

    Weekend Wind Down way out west

    2 socratizers

    For those marginal philosophical questions you always wanted to ask about but were afraid to ask: Why is there never a cop around when I need them? How come there is no... Learn more
  • See all past Meetups

What's new

  • Geoff Baker founded Portland Socrates Cafe

    on January 2

 
Founded Jan 2, 2013

Imagine having a community behind you

Get started Learn more
Bill

I started the group because there wasn't any other type of group like this. I've met some great folks in the group who have become close friends and have also met some amazing business owners.

Bill, started New York City Gay Craft Beer Lovers

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy