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NEH Quiz and Social Evening

06/12/2018
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
NEH Quiz and Social Evening
Tyneside Irish Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4SG

Come and join us for our annual Christmas Quiz and buffet.

Tickets: Members£10, Non-members£12  can be purchased using the form below:

Christmas Quiz 2018

Our Christmas Quiz this year will be held at The Gallowgate Room Tyneside Irish Centre, Newcastle, NE1 4SG on the 6th December, 2018 at 7pm. Buffet supper included, come and join us for a fun evening. Buy your e-Tickets using the form below or send a cheque made payable to North East Humanists to Phil Barraclough, Treasurer, North East Humanists, 7 Kildale, Mount Pleasant, Houghton-Le-Spring. DH4 7SG
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Invisisible Crimes

15/11/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Invisisible Crimes
Tyneside Irish Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4SG

Tanya Wyatt. Prof of Criminology, Northumbria University. Topic: Invisible crimes. The talk will explore how the intersections of power, religion and crime make it possible for crimes to be made invisible through control of the legislative and enforcement process.

Doors open at 6:30 for a 7pm start. There is a £1 charge which includes tea and coffee.
Everyone is welcome



Enchanting the Landscape

08/11/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Enchanting the Landscape
86 Hastings Avenue, Durham DH1 3QQ

Jennifer Uzzell  will be giving a talk entitled ‘Enchanting the landscape’ a talk on Druidry.
As always new faces are always welcome, there will be light refreshments and plenty of time to socialise and ask questions.

We charge £1 to cover the cost of running the group and any profits go to our charity of the year Equal Arts.



Leaving Jehovah-the cost of being born into a cult.

18/10/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Leaving Jehovah-the cost of being born into a cult.
The Bridge Hotel, Newcastle NE1 1RQ

 Leaving Jehovah – the cost of being born into a cult. Theo Howarth, a former Jehovah’s Witness will be telling us about his experiences and the difficulties that many face when they leave the Jehovah’s Witnesses.

Please note the change of venue as our regular venue is unavailable this month. Please note the room is on the first floor and accessed by a flight of stairs, sorry for any inconvenience.

We charge £1 to cover the cost of the venue, everyone is welcome.



Brunch in Durham

14/10/2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Brunch in Durham
86 Hastings Avenue, Durham DH1 3QQ

The Durham Humanists are a small friendly group that always welcomes new people. We will be hosting a brunch for humanists and their friends to meet, eat and socialise. There will be no charge for the event but you are welcome to make a donation to our charity of the year Equal Arts. Please RSVP to  Susan Walker:  shushannah@talktalk.net and let me know if you have any dietary requirements.



Freedom From Torture

13/09/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Freedom From Torture
86 Hastings Avenue, Durham DH1 3QQ

Louise Wellington from Freedom From Torture will talk about the work of the group. There is a £1 charge to cover expenses, which includes light refreshments, any profit from running the group will be donated to Equal Arts.

New faces are always welcome.



Confessions of a Devout Sceptic

19/07/2018
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Confessions of a Devout Sceptic
The Gallowgate Room, Newcastle-upon-Tyne NE1 4SG

David Boulton a Humanist Quaker we be delivering a talk: Confessions of a Devout Sceptic: On being Godless for God’s sake.

Doors open at 6:30 and the talk will start at 7pm. There is a £1 charge which covers refreshments, there is also a raffle to raise money for our charity of the year.



Kate Smurthwaite Presents ForniKATEress

10/07/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Kate Smurthwaite Presents ForniKATEress
The Bridge Hotel, Newcastle NE1 1RQ

We are so lucky to have Kate back to entertain us again at North East Humanists.

Award-winning British TV and radio regular Kate Smurthwaite presents her hilariously honest show about open relationships and her own non-monogamous lifestyle.
“Edgy and brilliantly funny, Kate deals with what would be considers hard hitting topics with an openness and ease that is fabulous to behold.
The show is beautifully written, sensitive and totally immersive with an attitude that is perfect for the subject.” ★★★★★ Bunbury Magazine, 2017
“One of the wittiest gun-slingers I’ve ever seen on stage…she can cover the full spectrum from crunchy political interviews to live prime-time comedy” The Spectator, 2017

Tickets are £6 for members and £10 for non-members. They can be purchased using the form below or by sending a cheque for the full amount made payable to North East Humanists to NEH Phil Barraclough, Treasurer, North East Humanists, 7 Kildale, Mount Pleasant, Houghton-Le-Spring. DH4 7SG.

If you choose to pay by BACS rather than PayPal our account details are:

The Co-operative Bank

Sort code 08-92-99

a/c no. 65183674

a/c name: North East Humanists

Please use KS and your name as our reference number.

 



Innovation on Ageing

21/06/2018
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Innovation on Ageing
Tyneside Irish Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4SG

Graham Armitage ( Deputy Director Institute for Ageing, Newcastle University) will be delivering the talk for our June monthly meeting.

We charge £1 entrance which includes light refreshments.