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Join us for the Connecticut Food Bank's Walk Against Hunger on May 4, 2014.

Our April 2014 newsletter is now available for download on our newsletter page.

Be sure to sign up for our e-mail list to get advance notification of events.

Upcoming meetings (at USNH, 700 Hartford Turnpike, Hamden, Link to map of USNH location unless otherwise noted)

When What
Saturday, April 5th
2:30 PM

Humanist Conversations: Revolutionary Optimists

We will watch and discuss the March 1, 2014, Independent Lens episode, “Revolutionary Optimists,&rdquo from PBS. Children in the slums of Calcutta are starting a revolution. Called to action by visionary former attorney Amlan Ganguly, the “Daredevils” have already made radical health and sanitation improvements in one of the city’s poorest slums - awakening a neglected populace to the real possibility of change.

Refreshments will be served.

Monday, April 14th
7:00 PM
New Haven area social dinner at Turkish Kebab House, 1157 Campbell Ave., West Haven Link to map of Turkish Kebab House restaurant location. (We moved the dinner to the second Monday of the month so members could attend a Yale Humanist Community event on April 7)
Monday, April 21st
7:30 PM

25th Anniversary Meeting: Bob and Joanie Rafford

The guest speakers for our 25th anniversary meeting will be HAC co-founders Bob and Joanie Rafford.

We will start with a potluck dinner at 7:30 PM. Please bring a dish to share. The main talk will start after cake and brief announcements at 8 PM

Saturday, April 26th
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Book discussion: Don't Sleep, There Are Snakes, by Daniel Everett

We will discuss “Don’t Sleep, There Are Snakes: Life and Language in the Amazonian Jungle” by Daniel L. Everett.

The book is available at a many public libraries as well as at bookstores and online.

Sunday, April 27th
2:30 PM

April board and standing committee meetings.

All members are welcome to attend.

Sunday, May 4th
1:00 PM Registration
2:00 PM Walk

New Haven Walk Against Hunger for Connecticut Food Bank

All members are welcome to join our walk team or make a donation.


Dinners: If you're planning to attend one of our social dinners or the annual brunch, please RSVP to editor@cthumanist.org, so we can give the restaurant a rough head count.

You can RSVP for the dinners and most HAC events via meetup.com.

Titles selected for our book discussions can be found in most local libraries or ordered from bookstores such as Barnes and Noble.

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