Upcoming Events and Appearances
March 3 â€” District of Columbia (Talk at Georgetown canceled due to snow)
FFRF Co-President Annie Laurie Gaylor will talk on "Is Religion Hostile Towards Women?" Tuesday, March 3 at 6:30 PM in the McNeir Auditorium in the New North building, Georgetown University. The event open to the public and is sponsored by Georgetown Secular Student Alliance. To get to McNeir, when coming through the university's front gates, take the path that runs between Healey and Copley Hall past the Davis Center for Performing Arts and under the tunnel. Immediately after exiting the tunnel, take a right. McNeir is the first door on the right. For more information click here.
March 5, 2015 -- Chicago, Illinois
FFRF co-president Dan Barker will debate Dr. Constantine Campbell (Assoc. Professor of New Testament at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School) on the topic "Can We Be Good Without God?" at 6:30 pm on Thursday, March 5 in 329 Cardinal Room at the Student Center East (750 South Halsted Street) at the University of Illinois-Chicago. (Doors open at 6:00) The event is co-sponsored by the Secular Student Society and CRU (a Christian campus group). Contact Sarah Wright at Sarah Wright [email protected]
March 14 â€” Madison, Wisconsin
FFRF Staff Attorneys Patrick Elliott and Andrew Seidel will be presenting at â€śFreethought Festival 4â€ť on March 14 at 4:00 p.m. The 1 hour workshop is titled â€śGet Off Your Butt and Help Protect the Wall of Separation.â€ť
The Freethought Festival is being held at the Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery and is sponsored by UW-Madisonâ€™s Atheists, Humanists, & Agnostics. Click here for more information.
March 25, 2015 -- DeKalb, Illinois
Dan Barker will talk about the importance of keeping state and church separate on Wednesday, March 25, at 6:00 pm in Faraday Hall, Room 143, at Northern Illinois University. (Visitor parking at 200 Carroll Ave., DeKalb IL) The event is sponsored by the NIU Secular Student Alliance. Contact Tim Kolanko at [email protected]
March 26 -- Tempe, Arizona
"Resolved: Religion is bad for America" is the topic of a debate between FFRF's Dan Barker and analytical philosopher Jay Richards to be held at Arizona State University on Thursday, March 26. The tentative start time is 7:00 or 7:30 pm and the building location is to be determined -- details to be added here later. The event is sponsored by the ASU student chapter of the Intercollegiate Studies Institute (ISI). For details, contact ISU regional director Rachel Georgeson at [email protected]
March 28, 2015 - Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
Saturday, March 28, 2015 from 6-10pm
Join us for a fundraiser hosted by Northern Ohio Freethought Society, with special guest Dan Barker, co-president of Freedom From Religion Foundation! He will give a short presentation and has agreed to sing a couple of tunes for us!
Be prepared to devour awesome spaghetti (both vegan and meat sauce) salad, rolls and butter, dessert and non-alcoholic beverages! Families welcome! We'll have a 50/50 raffle, an autographed book raffle, and other great prizes!
The event will be held at Lions Park Lodge, 641 Silver Lake Avenue, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221.
Prepaid tickets: $15 for adults (12 and up) $10 (age 5-11) Children under 5 are free. Tickets at the door: $20 for adults, $15 for ages 5-11, and children under 5 are free.