Author Archives: Linnaea Melcarek

Virtual Meeting: “To Catch a Bird” with William Scharf

Monday, February 8, 7 p.m. via Zoom Grand Traverse Humanists present William Scharf with a program called, “To Catch a Bird: the Art and Science.” William will talk about his background of bird capture in nine U.S. states and one … Continue reading

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Virtual Hungry Humanists: Casserole Night!

Monday, December 28, 6:30 p.m.   Join us for a virtual dinner at 6:30 p.m. on Zoom from the comfort of your home. Make your choice of casserole, then meet to show (and eat) your casserole creation. Healthy Chef Ali … Continue reading

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Humanists Book Club: “Born A Crime” by Trevor Noah

Sunday, January 17, 6 p.m. via Zoom Grand Traverse Humanists will meet virtually to discuss Trevor Noah’s book “Born a Crime.” Description from Amazon: “Trevor Noah’s unlikely path from apartheid South Africa to the desk of The Daily Show began with … Continue reading

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Virtual Hungry Humanists: Pie!

Monday, November 23, 6:30 p.m. We’ll gather virtually to enjoy pie together. Share your favorite pie recipe and learn about others’ favorite pies. Claudia Schmidt will attend and recite “The Art of Pie” by Susan Bright, long a favorite at … Continue reading

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Volunteering at Safe Harbor

Tuesday, December 1, 3:00-9:00 p.m. As in recent years, Grand Traverse Humanists will prepare a dinner for Safe Harbor. It will be different this year. We will be preparing dinner only – no overnight, evening, or breakfast shifts are needed. … Continue reading

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Virtual G.T. Humanists Meeting: Election Reflections

Monday, November 9, 7 p.m. By the time of this meeting, we will have just had an election, and we want to talk about it! No matter what the outcome (if we even know the result yet), discussing it together … Continue reading

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Virtual Hungry Humanists: Soup!

Monday, October 26, 6:30 p.m. Hungry Humanists will hold a virtual event to share food and camaraderie via Zoom. This month, the theme is soup! Join us online at 6:30 for food and conversation. Then at 7:00, Healthy Chef Ali … Continue reading

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Virtual Hungry Humanists: Fish!

Monday, September 28, 6:30 p.m. Hungry Humanists will hold a virtual event to share food and camaraderie via Zoom. This month, the theme is fish or any seafood. Join us online at 6:30 for food and conversation. Then at 7:00, … Continue reading

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Hungry Humanists Virtual Pasta Night

Monday, August 24, 6:30 p.m. We miss seeing you for our monthly restaurant outings, so we’re having our inaugural online Hungry Humanists event this month! It’s PASTA NIGHT for Hungry Humanists… make your favorite pasta dish at home, and join … Continue reading

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G.T. Humanists Book Club: Spillover

Sunday, October 11, 6 p.m. (meeting over Zoom: link below) We’ll meet via Zoom to discuss David Quammen’s Book “Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic,” a masterpiece of science reporting that tracks the animal origins of emerging human … Continue reading

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