- "Dale Gibson Memorial" Crop Hunger WalkZion Community Church, South Bend, IN
Our HF member Barbara Williams has sent this notice of a worthwhile and fun event:
Donate and join us for a fun walk along the river to raise money for folks with food scarcity, near and far. This Sunday, September 24, 2023.
Meet at Zion Church parking lot across from Howard Park at 1:30 to prepare for our 41st annual walk. Short one mile walk or longer 4 mile walk along river. This is a fun activity for ALL ages. Have folks; friends, family, coworkers, neighbors, sponsor your walk with money!
OR Donate through the church with check and Crop Hunger Walk on memo line or with credit card on our website: Click HERE
A nationwide movement sponsored by Church World Service to raise funds to end hunger and poverty in the U.S. and around the world. The local agencies to receive funds are:
The Christian Community Pantry
Broadway Christian Parish UMC
Sunnyside Presbyterian Church Food Pantry
United Religious Community
- Hungry Humanists meet for Lunch at the Beer ChurchBeer Church Brewing Co., New Buffalo, MI
We'll head up to New Buffalo for lunch at the Beer Church, located in a historic church building. We'll sit in the heated outdoor beer garden, so don't worry if it's cold or rainy. There is a menu featuring small plates, salads, sandwiches and the Beer Church specialty pizza. And of course, a nice selection of craft beers.
- The Courage to be Honest – On Stage with Ricky GervaisRiver Park Branch, South Bend, IN
The inaugural episode of #ThePoetryOfReality features Richard Dawkins & Ricky Gervais, actor, writer, irreverent comedian & poignant tragedian. CFI (Center for Inquiry) gave Gervais the 2019 Richard Dawkins Award. The Center for Inquiry presents the Richard Dawkins Award annually to a distinguished individual from the worlds of science, scholarship, education or entertainment, who publicly proclaims the values of secularism and rationalism, upholding scientific truth wherever it may lead.
The Poetry Of Reality is a podcast hosted by renowned evolutionary biologist, Richard Dawkins. This is an audio and video experience that tracks our acclaimed protagonist in his navigation of the natural world and his pursuit of truth through scientific curiosity.
- Cleanup at O'Brien Park & WoodsO'Brien Fitness Center (YMCA), South Bend, IN
We'll work for 2 hours, then HF will provide lunch in the gazebo. Wear old clothes, O'Brien will provide gloves tools and trash bags. Don't worry if you can't work on cleanup for 2 hours: I need some company in the gazebo, and help with getting the lunch setup.
- Humanists Visit Chicago MuseumsMeijer Bakery, Mishawaka, IN
We'll be carpooling to a couple museums, with a stop for lunch in between. We'll meet at the east side of the Meijer parking lot at 3610 South Bremen Highway in Mishawaka . Our first stop will be at the Illinois Holocaust Museum in Skokie. Then we'll pick up food at the famous Kaufman's Deli and head over to a park for a picnic lunch in Skokie. From there we'll head over to the Jane Adams Hull House Museum on the campus of the U. of IL at Chicago Circle. From there, we'll head home. Let us know in comments below, if you can drive, or would like a ride.
NOTE: We may have to skip the Hull House visit, depending on construction traffic in the immediate area, and if Lake Shore Drive is closed, we'll need to cancel the entire trip.
- Hungry Humanists Meet for Dinner at Aladdin'sAladdin's Eatery Mishawaka, Mishawaka, IN
Aladdin's offers an extensive menu of delicious Lebanese dishes. The selections are described in detail and include designations such as vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free, etc. The food is always fresh and high-quality.
Check their menu: https://aladdins.com/our-menu/