Society of Edmonton Atheists

The Society of Edmonton Atheists aims to foster a sense of community within Edmonton and surrounding areas among atheists, agnostics, and freethinkers; to promote a positive image of atheism within our city; and to support constructive activism towards a more secular and tolerant society.

Recent Blog Posts

Paulogia – Calgary based youtube channel
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Paulogia – Calgary based youtube channel
A big thank you to Paulogia for skyping with us for our latest round table event, we had a great time talking about everything from Ken Ham, the Alberta Bible Quiz, Alberta Homeschooling to George Lucas and Star Wars! If you want to check out Paul’s youtube channel you can find him here:  P...
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Events!
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Due to some recent facebook privacy issues, events are no longer linking to our page via our widget.   We’ve been told they are trying to find a work-around, but in the meanwhile we’ll be looking at other options for our events calendar on our website. For now, here are the most recen...
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2018 Board Members
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Thanks to everyone who came out to our Annual General Meeting and helped shape the next year for our Society.   We are adding a quarterly volunteer event at the Food Bank, we will be having a 10 year anniversary party/1 year memorial for Michael Vester this year, and look forward to continuing to...
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A win against abstinence only sex-ed.
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In the spring of 2015 my son was enrolled at Sir George Simpson school in St. Albert, and we had an email message sent to all parents about sex education classes that would be offered.   At the time, I was aware of the issues with the Pregnancy Care Centre providing abstinence only based sex ed [...
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Know Your Nominees!
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Karen Lumley Kerr Running for President SEA Board history: Vice President April 2013 – April 2014 President April 2014 – April 2018   Ideas and Goals I’ve never made it a secret that I am interested in building a community.  I was involved in trying to start up Sunday Assem...
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Pride 2018
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Unfortunately, we didn’t get our goal of 20 committed SEA members signed up for marching in the parade by the deadline, however,  we did get enough to man the booth for the day.  So, if you volunteered to help with the booth we’ll be in touch once our application is approved with more...
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Volunteer Thanks!
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A big thank you to our board member Mark T, for organizing our volunteer night at the food bank, and to all of you that came to help out.  A two hour volunteer shift was easy and there is something for everyone, regardless of ability, to help with.  Age limit for volunteering on your own [...]
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Annual General Meeting, 2018
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will be this year’s SEA Annual General Meeting (AGM), formally starting at 7:00 pm, Edmonton Clinic Health Academy at the U of A, Room ECHA  1-498 (basement).  We will be there from 6:30pm onwards for anyone that requires a membership or needs to renew.  Please note this is the SECOND Tuesday of ...
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Show your support for Pride!
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Show Your Support for Pride! As a group we march each year to show our support for LGBT+ community! This year the Pride Parade is on June 9th, and parade participants usually have to arrive around 11am. Unfortunately,  last year we had a poor showing for marchers and volunteer booth workers. We h...
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Alberta Should Have One Public School System Not Two
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UPCOMING EVENT OF INTEREST, hosted by the Centre for Constitutional Studies: Debate:  Alberta Should Have One Public School System, Not Two For the Motion:  David King  Former Minister of Education and Executive Director of the Public School Boards’ Association of Alberta Against the Motion...
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