Lake Hypatia "Advance" (not Retreat)

foxholememorial clrGlorious Fourth 2014 

Thursday, July 3 â€” Saturday July 5, 2014 â€¨
Rural Munford, Alabama
Sponsored by the Alabama Freethought Association & FFRF

To view photos from this year, click on the image below. 



If you’re looking for camaraderie with freethinkers and informative speakers in a relaxing, lakeside setting, register now for the annual July 4th celebration at FFRF’s southern, air-conditioned Freethought Hall at Lake Hypatia, near Talladega, Alabama. Sponsored by the Alabama Freethought Association, the oldest FFRF chapter, and its co-director Patricia Cleveland, the event takes place Thursday, July 3, through Saturday, July 5. FFRF will co-sponsor, with Co-President Dan Barker entertaining at the piano and Co-President Annie Laurie Gaylor providing video updates on FFRF legal and other activities. Download our brochure, today! 

Registration begins now for Alabama Freethought Association’s annual event on July 3rd through 5th!

  • $20 members
  • $25 non-FFRF members
  • $15 adult meals
  • $10 kids’ meals

Some of the fun we have scheduled:

  • Stimulating Speakers
  • Freethought Jeopardy, with Martin & Cheryl Lewison as emcees
  • The annual “atheists vs. agnostics” volleyball match
  • Craft events for children 
  • A complimentary July 3 hotdog lunch (vegetarian options offered.) Other group meals in the breezy Lakeside Pavilion
  • “Debaptisms” in Lake Hypatia, presided over by Patricia Cleveland


(Mention the Alabama Freethought Association for the group rate
Holiday Inn
240 Haynes St
Talladega, AL, 35160
(256) 362-7780

In addition, the Cleveland family generously offers their personal grounds around Freethought Hall for RV or primitive campers who register for the event and reserve space in advance. Showers and toilets are available onsite for campers at Freethought Hall. Registration begins 10 a.m., Thursday, July 3, with programs all day Friday, July 4 and a brunch concluding the event at noon, Saturday, July 5.

FFRF is a non-profit, educational organization. All dues and donations are deductible for income-tax purposes.

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