Category Archives: Upcoming Events

Humanist Book Club: One Hot Summer

Sunday, November 17, 4:00-6:00 p.m.Marlene and Isiah’s house in Traverse City Grand Traverse Humanists will discuss One Hot Summer by Rosemary Ashton for our next book read and discussion. Horizon Books provides a 10% discount (15% if you are a … Continue reading

Posted in Book Club, Upcoming Events, What's New | Comments Off on Humanist Book Club: One Hot Summer

Hungry Humanists: Red Mesa Grill

1544 US Highway 31 N, Traverse City, MI 49686Monday, October 28, 6:30 p.m. Join the Grand Traverse Humanists for dinner out! Meet at Red Mesa Grill at 6:30 p.m. for a delicious meal with friends both old and new. RSVP … Continue reading

Posted in Upcoming Events | Comments Off on Hungry Humanists: Red Mesa Grill

Meeting at the Library: “Cuba: Why Can’t We Just Move Forward?”

Traverse Area District Library, 610 Woodmere AvenueMonday, October 14, 7 p.m. Grand Traverse Humanists present a talk with Karen Puschel Segal on U.S.-Cuban relations. For sixty years, the relationship has been plagued by distrust and antagonism. Hoping to thwart Fidel … Continue reading

Posted in Upcoming Events, What's New | Comments Off on Meeting at the Library: “Cuba: Why Can’t We Just Move Forward?”

Meeting at the Library: Culinary Medicine

Traverse Area District Library, 610 Woodmere AvenueMonday, September 9, 7 p.m. Grand Traverse Humanists present Dr. James Fox with a talk entitled “Culinary Medicine.” Dr. Fox is an Interventional Cardiologist at Munson Medical Center as part of their structural heart … Continue reading

Posted in Upcoming Events, What's New | Comments Off on Meeting at the Library: Culinary Medicine

Humanist Book Club: Creating Change Through Humanism

Sunday, September 29, 4:00-5:30 p.m. 4813 N Indian Lake Rd, Traverse City, MI 49696 We’ll discuss American Humanist Association executive director Roy Speckardt’s book “Creating Change Through Humanism.” The address is Scott and Suzette Blair’s home. Bring a dish to … Continue reading

Posted in Upcoming Events, What's New | Comments Off on Humanist Book Club: Creating Change Through Humanism

Meeting at the Library: Skeptical Medicine with Dr. John Byrne

Traverse Area District Library, 610 Woodmere AvenueMonday, August 12, 7 p.m. Grand Traverse Humanists present Dr. John Byrne, a doctor of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics in Warren, Michigan, who will talk about quackery and pseudoscience in healthcare. Dr. Byrne’s website, … Continue reading

Posted in Upcoming Events, What's New | Comments Off on Meeting at the Library: Skeptical Medicine with Dr. John Byrne

Meeting at the Library: Dr. David Martin

Traverse Area District Library, 610 Woodmere AvenueMonday, July 8, 7 p.m. Grand Traverse Humanists present Dr. David Martin, infectious disease specialist for Munson Medical Center, who will talk about food safety and how to avoid food poisoning.  

Posted in Upcoming Events, What's New | Comments Off on Meeting at the Library: Dr. David Martin

Meeting at the Library: Katie Grzesiak

Traverse Area District Library, 610 Woodmere AvenueMonday, June 10, 7 p.m. Grand Traverse Humanists present a program on native and invasive plants by Katie Grzesiak, coordinator of the Northwest Michigan Invasive Species Network. The ISN’s mission is to protect, enhance, … Continue reading

Posted in Upcoming Events, What's New | Comments Off on Meeting at the Library: Katie Grzesiak

Humanist Paddle on the Cedar River

8957 Kasson St., CedarSunday, June 16, 11:00 a.m. Join the Grand Traverse Humanists as we paddle the beautiful Cedar River, aka Victoria Creek! This is an easy trip appropriate for all skill levels. You can use a kayak or canoe, … Continue reading

Posted in Upcoming Events, What's New | Comments Off on Humanist Paddle on the Cedar River

Meeting at the Library: Ross Hammersley

Traverse Area District Library, 610 Woodmere AvenueMonday, May 13, 7 p.m. Grand Traverse Humanists present environmental attorney Ross Hammersley, who will talk about the major state and regional environmental issues of the past several decades, as well as current issues. … Continue reading

Posted in Upcoming Events, What's New | Comments Off on Meeting at the Library: Ross Hammersley