Vyckie Garrison with present a special program for HFCF on Friday, April 15, 2016, 6 p.m., at the YWCA Bridge Center, 127-40 S. College Road, Wilmington, NC. The program is free and open to the public. You are invited to bring light snacks to share.
Join John Loftus and fellow Humanists at UNCW, Cameron Room 210, for a thoughtful lecture and discussion about faith and atheism on Thursday, March 17th at 7pm.
Michael Werner, immediate-past-president of the HFCF board of directors, chatted with Cleve Callison of Wilmington’s public radio station, WHQR, about Darwin Day, science and the Humanists & Freethinkers of Cape Fear.
Edward Taylor, M.D., will present the talk “Religion and Medicine: How Faith Intersects with Medical Care,” September 13, 6pm, at the General Membership meeting of Humanists and Freethinkers of Cape Fear. The program, to be held at the YWCA Bridge Center, 127-40 S. College Rd, Wilmington, NC, is free and open to the public.
Edward Taylor, M.D., for over three decades, has had a special interest in the intersection of religious beliefs and illness as well as the impact of those beliefs on the delivery of health care.
Dr. Taylor is on the faculty at UNC School of Medicine – Chapel Hill and at New Hanover Regional Medical Center where he teaches young physicians and medical students. Dr. Taylor, a hospitalist and internist, received his MD from Hahnemann University, PA and completed his Internal Medicine residency at Bryn Mawr Hospital in Pennsylvania.
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Fred Edwords will speak in honor of Earth Day at the monthly meeting of the Cape Fear Humanists and Freethinkers, Monday, April 20, 2015, 6:00pm. The talk will take place at the New Hanover County Library NE, 1241 Military Cutoff Road, Wilmington, NC.
The study of human evolution isn’t merely an academic exercise in looking backward, Edwords believes. It tells us who we are and the sorts of things we do. Hence it can inform us about our impact on the environment and our future as a species. Edwords -one of the most eloquent speakers on Humanism – presents an illuminating and powerful presentation illustrated with revealing images from the Smithsonian.
Fred Edwords is a member of the Broader Social Impacts Committee of the Hall of Human Origins at the Smithsonian Natural History Museum–an exhibit that goes beyond the fossils to show what human evolution means. He is also director of planned giving for the American Humanist Association, an organization he served for fifteen years as executive director and the past Director of the Coalition of Reason. He also was the primary author of the Humanist Manifesto III.
You can RSVP to the program on Meetup.com at the Cape Fear Humanists & Freethinkers event page.