I wanted to let everyone know that we’ll hold the August 28th service, and then Sunday Assembly Madison is suspending activities starting in September 2016 (though the Trivia Team will continue to meet every other Wednesday, as they are unstoppable). The board would like everyone to know it’s been a wonderful two years working with […]
The website has proved difficult to keep up to date, so we’ve moved our calendar of events to http://www.meetup.com/Sunday-Assembly-Madison/. Go there to see what’s happening, RSVP to events, and find out what others are up to!
Altruism in Human Evolution In partnership with the AHA Student Organization, our March service will be the Sunday event for this year’s Freethought Festival. Professor of Psychology Kristin Shutts will discuss the formation of prejudices in children, we’ll have readings, music, and much more. Brunch and discussion to follow at Union South.
SUPPORT GROUP How to Relate to Religious Folks Talk with others struggling with non-shared beliefs. This session’s topic will be on how preconceptions, fear, anger, and prejudice can cloud the situation when thinking about and interacting with religious friends, colleagues and relatives. Sub-topic, if there is time, are debates about religion with religious people a good idea? For […]
Esteemed guest speaker Matt Rothschild, Executive Director of the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign and Senior Editor at The Progressive magazine, will discuss the current state of political financing in the U.S. The service will also include fun music and cheeky reading, followed by a social hour. Service is a 3:00 pm at James Reeb Unitarian (no […]
-Being an Atheist in Social Settings- Talk with others struggling with non-shared beliefs. This session’s topic will be about navigating tricky social settings, ie: weddings, baptisms, funerals. For more info on what to expect check out our Support Group page. Meeting at the Madison Central Library, Study Room 209. Check out the events page for directions and other […]
For January, in honor of the oh so popular New Year’s Resolution, we will be holding a service dedicated to Self Empowerment and Self Improvement! Our speaker will be Clinical Psychologist and Addiction Specialist Dr. Henry Steinberger. He will talk about SMART Recovery, a secular addiction recovery program. As always we’ll have fun and relevant musical […]
Our first support group was a big hit, so we’re going to fit in another before the holidays on 12/11. This support group is a place for community, understanding, or just to tell your story. Details here: Event, or on our Calendar. Open to anyone who needs secular support around non-shared beliefs. All sessions and discussions […]
SA Madison is teaming up with Stone Soup, a local non-profit, whose missions is to feed those who will be sleeping outside tonight. During our Nov 23 service we will be collecting food and clothes. Stone Soup is most in need of high quality XL men’s mittens, one time use hand warmers, and individually wrapped high-calorie snacks […]
Friday, October 17, 6:30 pm – Get together to hang out and meet SA Madison folks in a relaxed atmosphere. Great venue for discussion and idea sharing.