To coincide with the 2010 Valley Freethought Convention
in Fargo on Sept. 18, the Red River Freethinkers (RRF) is sponsoring two additional events, both free to the public!
On Friday, Sept. 17, The RRF will be showing The Nature of Existence
, a documentary by Roger Nygard about the ?purpose and the nature of existence.? The film includes interviews with people as diverse as evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins, 24th generation Chinese Taoist Master Zhang Chengda, Indian holy man Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, Christian wrestler Rob Adonis, Stonehenge Druids Rollo Maughfling & King Arthur Pendragon, and many others. The film will be shown on Sept. 17 at 7 p.m. at The Safari Cinema, 925 30th Avenue S., Moorhead, MN. Those who wish to attend will just need to show up. Information about the movie can be found at TheNatureOfExistence.com
Also on Friday, Sept. 17, Fred Edwords, director of the United Coalition of Reason, will be conducting a 3-hour training seminar entitled ?How to Get Media Attention and Promote Your Group.? This event, being held in the meeting room at Atomic Coffee, 222 Broadway N., in downtown Fargo, ND from 3-6 p.m., is also free and open to the public. Information about the United Coalition of Reason can be found at UnitedCOR.org
Convention attendees will not need to do anything extra to attend these events. They are not an official part of the convention and are free and open to the public. Even if you can't come--or don't want to--pass on the information to your friends!