A Look at Humanism: What is It?

Program for August 20, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

GUEST SPEAKER will lead a round-table discussion

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Learning from “The Worst Hard Time” by Egan Timothy

Program for August 13, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Travis W. Reames, retired pastor and educator

Travis will critically review The Worst Hard Time, which is about the dust bowl years (1920’s to 1930’s) in western Kansas and the panhandles of Oklahoma and Texas.

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The Gift Beside the Wound: Rediscovering Power in Our Personal and Collective Stories

Program for August 6, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

David Strabala, LCSW, area storyteller and documentary filmmaker,

David specializes in weaving ancient tales with personal stories to co-create meaning and reveal destiny, especially for troubled youth and veterans/first responders who struggle with PTSD

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HOT WAR WITH RUSSIA?

Program for July 30, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Why is the Doomsday Clock so close to midnight?

Opinions expressed by D.M. Carson, Kansas City based gadfly.

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Zeitgeist: Moving Forward. A film by Peter Joseph (second half)

Program for July 23, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Introduction by D.C. Weiser, Kansas City based writer and philosopher

Zeitgeist presents a case for a transition out of the current socioeconomic paradigm

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Zeitgeist Moving Forward: A Film by Peter Joseph (first half)

Program for July 16, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Introduction by D.C. Weiser, Kansas City based writer and philosopher

Zeitgeist presents a case for a transition out of the current socioeconomic paradigm

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Abandoned Freedoms and What We Can Do About It: A Talk About the Council System

Program for July 9, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

D. C. Weiser, Kansas City based writer and philosopher

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Regenerative Home Landscaping: How We Can Make a Difference in Our Own Backyards

Program for July 2, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

David A Dods, environmental scientist and engineer, coauthor of The Blue Thumb Guide to Rain Gardens

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Individualized Care

Program for June 25, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Belinda Vierthaler, LMSW, LACHA, Director of GERTI (Growing with Evergreen Resources Transforming Innovation)

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What I Didn’t Learn in Graduate School –  ‘why can’t we all just get along?’ – a Look at Diversity Experts: Our Animals

Program for June 18, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Annette Lepique, B. S., M.P.A. (Master of Public Administration); Petunia Unruh-Lepique, P.I.G. (pot-belly)

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