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

Peer Support

Held by Bay Area Humanists on 21 April 2019 12:30 PM

What constitutes peer support? Does it fit well with our UU values? What does scientific research have to say about peer support? Bob Burchfield will provide an overview of developments in the field of peer support and lead a discussion on the top... Read More


What does it mean to be a Humanist?

Held by Bay Area Humanists on 4 May 2019 2:30 PM

“Humanism” is a word familiar to many people. Yet, often the meaning of the word is unclear. For some it has negative connotations and for others a positive one. In this talk Jim Barnett will delineate the basic principles of humanism based on... Read More


Humanist Book Group: Fantasyland

Held by Bay Area Humanists on 11 May 2019 3:30 PM

Join us in the Stong room as we discuss "Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire: A 500-Year History " by Kurt Andersen. Newcomers are always welcome, as are new book suggestions.

We will be selecting the next book from those presented in per... Read More


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