Promoting a positive, caring outlook, for the one life we have

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.



Sikhism

14/06/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sikhism
86 Hastings Avenue, Durham DH1 3QQ

Cloud Singh from the Newcastle Sikh Temple (Gurdwara) joins us to give us a brief introduction to Sikhism and speak to us about what he does for the community of the North East and to answer our questions on Sikhism.

As usual  everyone is welcome, we charge a £1 to cover the cost of refreshments and all profits go to Equal Arts. 



Assassination & Secret Prisons

17/05/2018
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Assassination & Secret Prisons
Tyneside Irish Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4SG

The Work of Reprieve around Assassination & Secret Prisons

(in association with Amnesty Newcastle and Freedom from Torture)

Talk by Omran Belhadi Barrister and Caseworker with REPRIEVE.

Doors open at 6:30 for a 7pm start there is a £1 entrance fee which includes refreshments



Unconscious Bias

10/05/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Unconscious Bias
86 Hastings Avenue, Durham DH1 3QQ

Unconscious Bias

A discussion lead by Susan Walker.

Everyone welcome, we charge £1 which includes refreshments



The Jesmond Debate

08/05/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Jesmond Debate
Jesmond Cricket Ground, Osborne Avenue, Jesmond, NE2 1JS., Osborne Avenue NE2 1JS.

Part of the Jesmond Festival)7pm to 9pm Tuesday 8 May 2018.
Topic: Are the present pensioners too well off? Speakers: Keith Jewitt and Tony Waterston. Chair:
Peter Morris.



Climate Change – a sceptical view

19/04/2018
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Climate Change - a sceptical view
Tyneside Irish Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4SG

Ron Armstrong will be questioning whether the idea that humans are responsible for global warming is fully supported by the scientific evidence.

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.



Plant Sale

08/04/2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Plant Sale
86 Hastings Avenue, Durham DH1 3QQ

We are hosting be a plant sale to raise funds for our charity of the year, Equal Arts and to share our surplus or unwanted plants. If you have some spare plants, or just ones you are tired of bring them along and donate them, if you would like some cheap plants come along and see what’s available, or just come along for a natter and some cake.