Mobile Menu

Anchorage Senior Center

Dan Barker will give a lunch-time lecture about "God & Government: Protecting the wall between state and church" at The Bartlett Club in Anchorage, Alaska, on Thursday, February 28 at 11:30 am. (The Bartlett Club is held at the Anchorage Senior Center, 1300 E 19th Ave.) The event is sponsored by the Secular Community of Anchorage (SCOA) and Progressive Action Network. Details to follow . . . Contact Julie Olsen at [email protected] 

Anchorage Museum

Dan Barker will talk about "God & Government: An Atheist Perspective" at 6:30 pm on Thursday, February 28 in the Auditorium at the Anchorage Museum (625 C St). EventBrite tickets are $10.00. Contact Julie Olsen at [email protected]

Writers Block

Dan Barker will do a book reading (signing/discussion) of his new book Mere Morality at The Writer's Block Bookstore & Cafe (3956 Spenard Rd, Anchorage) on Wednesday, February 27 at 6:30 pm.

Mere Morality 250


FFRF Director of Strategic Response Andrew L. Seidel will be speaking at the Supreme Court rally on behalf of American Humanist Association(AHA) and their Bladensburg cross challenge.FFRF Director of Strategic Response Andrew L. Seidel will be speaking at the Supreme Court rally on behalf of American Humanist Association (AHA) and their Bladensburg cross challenge. The public rally supporting AHA begins at the steps of the Supreme Court on Wed., Feb. 27, 2019 at 8:00 a.m. ET. Andrew will speak at 11:20 a.m. - 11:30 a.m ET.


Anchorage city

Dan Barker's first visit to Alaska will involve five events. See below.

The events are organized by the Secular Community of Anchorage and the Alaska Progressive Action Network.

Alaska flier thumbnail

[Click to enlarge]

Dalton State College

Dan Barker will talk about "The Battle of Church and State" at Dalton State College on Monday, February 25. The event, which will take place at 7:00 pm in Brown Center 105, (north side of campus, see map) is organized by the Secular Student Alliance at Dalton State College. Contact David Peyton at [email protected]


Dan Barker will talk about his new book, Mere Morality, to the Chattanooga Humanist Assembly at 6:00 pm on Sunday, February 24 at the UUCC (3224 Navajo Drive) in Chattanooga. The event begins with a  potluck dinner (all freethinkers invited) at 5:00pm. Contact CHA.

Mere Morality 250


Dan Barker will talk about "Love Thy First Amendment" at Vanderbilt University at 6:30 pm on Valentine's Day, Thursday, February 14. The event is organized by the Vanderbilt University Secular Student Alliance and will be held in the Stevenson Center, 1231 Stevenson Center Ln, Nashville, TN 37212, in room 4327. Contact student organizer Helena Robertson with questions at [email protected].

Vanderbilt SSA logo

SDO Law School

Dan Barker will speak and participate in a debate at Freedom Summit 2019 on Saturday, February 9. The event (which requires registration) will take place at the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University. Details to follow . . . Contact [email protected].

Freedom Summit Color

 imageedit 9 8664384823

On December 7, 2018 at 6:30-9:00 p.m., FFRF members in the Greater Phoenix area are meeting to determine how much support there would be for a local FFRF chapter. There will be open discussion regarding future plans for the forming FFRF-Valley of the Sun chapter in addition to talks from forming chapter president Zenaido Quintana, Secular Coalition for Arizona Director of Government Affairs Tory Roberg, and FFRF's Director of Strategic Response Andrew Seidel. This meeting is free and located at the Humanist Community Center at 627 W Rio Salado Pkwy, Mesa, Arizona 85201.



imageedit 13 8326901260

On Saturday, December 8 at 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. is the Secular Coalition for Arizona's 4th Annual Secular Summit where members of Secular Coalition and Secular Communities for Arizona gather to discuss the coming year's legislative session and to weigh policy priorities. Andrew Seidel is the keynote speaker, featured during the morning session. The afternoon is a work session for participants to provide feedback on the legislative program, and help guide strategic planning for 2019. Admission is $20-$100. The Secular Summit will be held at the Humanist Community Center at 627 W Rio Salado Pkwy, Mesa, Arizona 85201.



imageedit 15 5919921949

On Sunday, December 9 at 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., the newly reinstated Americans United for Separation of Church and State, Greater Phoenix Chapter is hosting a legal panel discussion focused on the status of church/state separation legal actions around the country. The panel will include Richard Katskee, Legal Director for AU, Darrell Hill, staff attorney for ACLU-Arizona and Dianne Post, Chair for the Legal Panel for Secular Communities for Arizona, in addition to Andrew Seidel, the FFRF Director of Strategic Response. Admission is free. The legal panel will be held at the Humanist Community Center at 627 W Rio Salado Pkwy, Mesa, Arizona 85201.


If you have questions about any of these three events, please email [email protected].

Panoramica san pedro sula

FFRF co-president and former minister Dan Barker will talk about "The Importance of Critical Thinking" for the Honduran Freethinkers on at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, December 5 at the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Honduras en el Valle de Sula UNAH-VS. Contact [email protected].

San Pedro Sula Poster


The Door Dallas

Dan Barker will appear at "The Door" (2548 Elm St., Dallas, Texas), on Tuesday, October 16. Skeptical Texans will also give a presentation. The event is organized by the Dallas-Fort Worth chapter of the Freedom From Religion Foundation. Contact FFRF chapter director Jenny Del Toro.

Colin McNamara


FFRF Robert G. Ingersoll Legal Fellow Colin McNamara will share a message on “The Moral Case for Strict Separation” with the Iowa Lakes Unitarian Universalist Fellowship on Sunday, October 14. The event will take place at the Arrowwood Convention and Conference Center. The Fellowship meets for coffee at 10:30 am, followed by the service at 11:00 am. 


Page 4 of 4