Upcoming Meetings

(including non-HAGSA meetings of interest to HAGSA members)

This page was last updated on September 5, 2018

HAGSA program meetings are on the third Sunday of each month (except June, July, August and December) at 15:00 (3:00pm) at Reason Center, 1824 Tribute Road, Suite A, Sacramento 95815. Parking is free.

HAGSA may also sponsor occasional meetings at other locations. As a courtesy to AOF and other organizations (and sometimes individual people), we also provide links to non-HAGSA events (typically those being held at Reason Center).

 


Sunday, September 16, at 15:00 to 17:00 (3 to 5 pm)

Reason Center, 1824 Tribute Road, Suite A,
Sacramento 95815. Parking is free.
(See map above.)

Wayne Luney

Freethought Trail

In August, Wayne and Gloria Luney attended an event in Syracuse, NY sponsored by CSH (Council on Secular Humanism) to mark the 25th anniversary of the reopening of the Robert Green Ingersoll Birthplace Museum. The event also dealt with the connections among freethought, abolition, and the women's rights movement in upstate New York during the 19th Century. A bus trip to important sites was included. Major leaders of all three movements lived and worked there. There were more connections among the movements than one might initially think.

Wayne will talk about Matilda Joslyn Gage, the forgotten woman's rights advocate who worked closely with Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton. He will also talk about Gerrit Smith, who funded the abolition movement with his wealth. Following the conference, Wayne and Gloria visited Seneca Falls, New York, the site of the 1848 women's rights convention.

 

Remaining 2018 Meeting Dates and Locations

Date

 

Event 

 

Location and/or speaker or Hosts


           
September 16   Freethought Trail   Wayne Luney
Reason Center (see top of page) *
October 21   Program Meeting   Reason Center (see top of page) *
November 18   Program Meeting   Reason Center (see top of page) *
         

* Room already booked

December

23

  HumanLight/Winter Solstice Celebration  

Reason Center (see top of page)


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