We are a group committed to promoting a positive identity for nonbelievers, focused on reason, empathy, and leading an ethical life. We organize different kinds of events in and around San Francisco, and we hope to see you at one of them.

Upcoming Events

Humanist Chaplains

Held by Bay Area Humanists on 16 December 2018 12:30 PM

When many hospital patients or family members hear the term "chaplain" they assume specific religious support. If they aren't traditionally religious, they may assume a chaplain is not someone they would need or want during a medical emergency or ... Read More


What To Do With the Body: An Environmental Perspective

Held by Bay Area Humanists on 5 January 2019 3:00 PM

This talk presented by Deborah Meckler will address both conventional and imaginative ways of dealing with human remains in a massively populated world, with an eye to how these death care activities affect Earth’s ecosystems and resources.

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Humanist Book Group: What Is Real?

Held by Bay Area Humanists on 12 January 2019 3:30 PM

Join us in the Paley room as we discuss "What Is Real: The Unfinished Quest for the Meaning of Quantum Physics" by Adam Becker. Newcomers are always welcome, as are new book suggestions.

We will be selecting the next book from those present... Read More


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