Humanists and Freethinkers of Cape Fear is the official sponsor of the March for Science – Wilmington, which anticipates a crowd of 500 science-loving locals for a rally at Roland Grise Middle School and march to Hugh MacRae Park. The march will merge with the annual Earth Day Festival at the park, where HFCF will have a booth. HFCF’s support of the march aligns with the organization’s pledge to welcome all people with an interest in promoting science-based reasoning, social justice, secularism, environmentalism, peace, and personal ecological responsibility.
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.
Continue reading No Longer Quivering with Special Guest Vyckie Garrison
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.
Continue reading John Loftus Lecture: The Outsider Test for Faith
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.
Continue reading HFCF Celebrates Darwin Day – Michael Werner on WHQR Radio
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.