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Trinity Church of Austin

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4001 Speedway
Austin, TX 78751 US

July 2019

Jul
15

Food For Thought: “Sexual Harassment in Non-theist Communities”

July 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm CDT
Trinity Church of Austin, 4001 Speedway
Austin, TX 78751 US

It's something we wish non-theists did not have to deal with but do, none-the-less. This will be a panel discussion featuring people from the Austin secular community.

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June 2019

Jun
17

Food For Thought: “The Evolutionary Psychology of our Political Divide”

June 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm CDT
Trinity Church of Austin, 4001 Speedway
Austin, TX 78751 US

Hector Garcia returns to talk about the sociobiological aspects of political differences. His latest book is Sex, Power, and Partisanship: How Evolutionary Science Makes Sense of Our Political Divide.Link to listing:https://www.amazon.com/Sex-Power-Partisanship-Evolutionary-Political/dp/1633885143/ref=sr_1_2?crid=1YMPI1UE5C78W&keywords=hector+garcia&qid=1556131379&s=books&sprefix=hector+garcia%2Caps%2C154&sr=1-2

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May 2019

May
20

Food For Thought: Psychology of Online Aggression

May 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm CDT
Trinity Church of Austin, 4001 Speedway
Austin, TX 78751 US

Michelann Quimby will discuss research on the psychology of online aggression. Dr. Michelann Quimby is an internet psychology and culture researcher. She writes and speaks about the psychology of online aggression. Dr. Quimby is an Assistant Professor of Instruction at UT Austin in the Department of Human Development and Family Sciences. She researches, writes, and speaks about online culture and behavior, leadership, and ethics. She holds a PhD in Human Development from Fielding Graduate University and a Master of Organizational…

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April 2019

Apr
23

Church and State Litigation in the “New” Supreme Court with Nick Little

April 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm CDT
Trinity Church of Austin, 4001 Speedway
Austin, TX 78751 US

Nick Little is the legal counsel for the Center For Inquiry. He is responsible for, among other things, facilitating litigation on behalf of the secular community represented by CFI. He will discuss the general issue of church/state litigation in light of a rather conservative court as well as the specific case against the state of Texas regarding its legal prohibition of secular celebrants presiding at weddings.

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Apr
15

Food For Thought – Religion: How it Unites Us and Tears Us Apart with Sid Hall

April 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm CDT
Trinity Church of Austin, 4001 Speedway
Austin, TX 78751 US

All over the world and at all levels religion is the basis for both comfort and strife. Sid Hall will talk about it from his perspective as an insider with a somewhat skeptical view.

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March 2019

Mar
23

Secular Community Potluck Dinner

March 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm CDT
Trinity Church of Austin, 4001 Speedway
Austin, TX 78751 US

The secular community will dine together. Add a comment to let us know what you will bring. Choose among: entree; side dish; dessert; beverage; appetizers. Starting around 7:30 pm there will be a trivia contest featuring questions about science, free thought, and politics. There will be an emphasis on women scientists as well as various social studies areas.

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Mar
18

Food For Thought: Is “Intelligent Design” an explanation for evolution?

March 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm CDT
Trinity Church of Austin, 4001 Speedway
Austin, TX 78751 US

We will watch clips from a slick creationist video in which an attempt is made to show how evolution by natural selection is wrong, and that there is a need for an Intelligent Designer to make things come out right. After various sequences we will take time to analyze the arguments.

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February 2019

Feb
8

Darwin Day Musical Warm-up with Roy Zimmerman

February 8 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm CST
Trinity Church of Austin, 4001 Speedway
Austin, TX 78751 US

Come enjoy some funny and touching songs to get in the mood for Darwin Day.

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