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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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G.T. Humanists Book Club: Here We Are

7670 East Shore Road, Traverse CitySunday, February 16, 4 p.m. Join us at the home of Heather Kingham and Mark Elliott for a potluck and conversation about Aarti Shahani’s book “Here We Are: American Dreams, American Nightmares,” featured recently at … Continue reading

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Hungry Humanists: Minerva’s

Minerva’s Restaurant, 300 E. State St., Traverse CityMonday, January 27, 6:30 p.m. The fourth Monday of most months, Grand Traverse Humanists meet to eat at a local restaurant. This month, we’ll gather at Minerva’s Restaurant in the Park Place Hotel. … Continue reading

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Meeting at the Library: Bill Rapai on the Kirtland’s Warbler

Traverse Area District Library, 610 Woodmere AvenueMonday, January 13, 7 p.m. Grand Traverse Humanists present Bill Rapai with a talk called “The Kirtland’s Warbler: From the brink of extinction to a secure future.”In October 2019, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife … Continue reading

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