Author Archives: Linnaea Melcarek

G.T. Humanists Paddle Lake Dubonnet

Lake Dubonnet State Forest Campground, Gonder Road, InterlochenSaturday, June 20, 2 p.m. Join the Grand Traverse Humanists as we paddle beautiful Lake Dubonnet! This 1000-acre lake has many secluded coves and small islands, making it perfect for exploring. It’s also … Continue reading

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G.T. Humanists Book Club: Tightrope

Sunday, August 2, 6 p.m. (meeting over Zoom: details to follow) For their next book club selection, Grand Traverse Humanists will read and discuss “Tightrope” by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn. We are planning to discuss the book over Zoom … Continue reading

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G.T. Humanists Book Club: Tightrope

August 2, 6 p.m. (meeting over Zoom: details to follow) For their next book club selection, Grand Traverse Humanists will read and discuss “Tightrope” by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn. We are planning to discuss the book over Zoom meeting … Continue reading

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G.T. Humanists Book Club: Democracy in Chains

Sunday, May 10, 6 p.m. Reviews for Nancy MacLean’s book, “Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right’s Stealth Plan for America”: “[A] remarkably important book…this book is a superb contribution to our understanding of the rise of … Continue reading

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G.T. Humanists Book Club: Democracy in Chains

Sunday, May 10, 6 p.m. Grand Traverse Humanists will gather to discuss Nancy MacLean’s book, “Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right’s Stealth Plan for America.” Booklist called it “perhaps the best explanation to date of the … Continue reading

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Meeting at the Library: Loreen Niewenhuis, Lake Walker

Traverse Area District Library, 610 Woodmere AvenueMonday, March 9, 7 p.m. Grand Traverse Humanists welcome author and adventurer Loreen Niewenhuis. In 2009, Loreen Niewenhuis walked the perimeter of Lake Michigan and wrote the bestselling book, A 1000-MILE WALK ON THE … Continue reading

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G.T. Humanists Winter Sports Outing

4813 N Indian Lake Rd., Traverse CitySunday, March 1, 2:00 p.m. Grand Traverse Humanists will meet to ski, snowshoe, or fat bike on the Vasa trail, leaving from Scott and Suzette Blair’s house nearby… meet back for cocoa after! RSVP … Continue reading

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Hungry Humanists: North Peak Brewing Co.

400 West Front St., Traverse CityMonday, February 24, 6:30 p.m. Grand Traverse Humanists will gather to dine at Traverse City’s North Peak Brewing Company. Great food and great beer! Please RSVP to Scott at scott.blair@jacobs.com or text 231-313-7214.     … Continue reading

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Meeting at the Library: Deb Lake from American Waste

Traverse Area District Library, 610 Woodmere AvenueMonday, February 10, 7 p.m. Grand Traverse Humanists present Deb Lake from American Waste with a talk on recycling in 2020. Learn all about the state of the recycling industry and American Waste’s part … Continue reading

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Volunteering at Safe Harbor

517 Wellington Street, Traverse CityWednesday, February 12, 5:30 p.m. to Thursday, February 13, 8:30 a.m. Grand Traverse Humanists are on the schedule to volunteer at Safe Harbor the evening of Wednesday, February 12 through the morning of Thursday, February 13. … Continue reading

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