*********Worthy of mention*************
- today Bill Tammeus' blog talks about "literal interpretation" of the Bible by athei
sts and not "deeper meaning/metaphorical" nature that Bill himself adheres to. If you'd like to comment on that, check out http://billtammeus.typepad.com/my_weblog/2008/12/the-other-day-in-an-e-mail-conversation-with-someone-who-calls-himself-an-atheist-i-told-him-that-it-amuses-me-that-many-at.html
* Poker night - Monday 29th, 7 p.m.
* NEW YEAR EVE BASH !!! - Dec 31st 8 p.m. - till 2009! - KIDS FRIENDLY
* FREETHINKING HIKE & DOG WALK - Saturday, Jan 3rd, 10 a.m. (time & location may change)- we will combine a hike in the park
and dog walk - your dog is a freethinker who you can never tell "Take a Hike!"
* Skeptics Group - Saturday, Jan. 3rd 7 p.m. - "Fractals" will be a fascinating topic of discussion
* Science & Sci-Fi book club meets Sunday, Jan 4th 11 a.m.
* Community of Reason, Sunday, Jan 4th 10 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. will have a NEW SKEPTICAL RELIGIOUS STUDY FOR MEDITERRANEAN RELIGIONS AND RELIGIONS OF THE ASIAN WORLD for 2009
* Also, Community of Reason will present Sun. January 4th 1 p.m. an interactive discussion -"Journeys of Belief," a discussion hosted by Eric Dollard, Biblical scholar and independent thinker.
* FreeThinking Breakfast - Wed, Jan 7th - 8 a.m. at IHOP on 119th &
I-35 in Olathe. Chats are always great and we often visit with the
Muslim owner of the restaurant.
* Environmental group of
Lutherans - Thursday, Jan 8th - 6:30 p.m. - The group is very friendly
and chats about environment as they are not preparing for the Rapture
:o) They normally have a Bible quote for the meeting which I love to
tear apart on logical and scientific grounds - they have not kicked me out yet :o)
* NEW!!! ***********SPECIAL********** World renown Skeptic Michael Shermer will visit with KC folks by wonders of Internet video about pseudo sciences, psychics, why people believe in weird things, economics, politics, etc, Saturday, Jan 10th, 6 p.m. - Black Dog Coffee House, Lenexa
* IMMEDIATELY after Michael Shermer's presentation we'll watch a science documentary from the wonderful running on the History Channel "The Universe" - "Parallel Universes". - Black Dog Coffee House.
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