Welcome to Dorset Humanists

Dorset Humanists is a welcoming group for humanists, atheists and agnostics who seek to live ethical and fulfilling lives on the basis of reason and humanity. We meet in Bournemouth for informative and enjoyable presentations, debates and discussions on a wide range of subjects including ethics, science, religion, philosophy, politics, our environment and much more. We also organise regular social events.

How to Point and Laugh at Irrational Nonsense!

 ***************************************************************************************************************Update 3/2/2014: Menu option tickets have now sold out, but a limited number of presentation-only tickets are still available (1.50pm start. Price: £5 including coffee on arrival). If you haven’t already booked your place, please do so ASAP to avoid potential disappointment.                                                               *****************************************************************************************************************Crispian Jago PosterSaturday 8th February 12.00pm 
The Purbeck Lounge, Bournemouth International Centre, Exeter Road, Bournemouth BH2 5BH

A Darwin Day Celebration with Crispian Jago


Celebrate Darwin Day* in style with a delicious two course meal in BIC’s Purbeck Lounge, followed by an entertaining presentation from the irreverent and irrepressible Crispian Jago (entertainment-only option also available. See booking information panel below).

With a selection of classic comedy clips, Crispian will be demonstrating that whilst we should respect a person’s right to hold whatever beliefs they like, ridicule of those beliefs (not the person) is not off-limits and can be one of many effective ways to highlight and combat irrational ideas.

“Celebrate Darwin Day in style with a delicious lunch followed by entertainment from the irrepressible Crispian Jago”

Crispian Jago writes the popular satirical skeptical blog Science, Reason & Critical Thinking, and co-founded and co-organises both the Hampshire Skeptics Society, and Winchester Skeptics in the Pub.

Everyone welcome! (ticketholders only to this event)

Booking Information

Meal and presentation (12:00pm start): £20 per person (£17 for members)

Crispian Jago presentation only (1:50pm start): £5 per person

Main Course options :

1) Lemon & Thyme Infused Chicken with green beans, asparagus & confit vine tomatoes, new potatoes & Hollandaise sauce)

2) Charred Mediterranean Vegetables (v) served in a cheddar basket, with sautéed petit pans & romesco salad, new potatoes & chive beurre blanc

Dessert options:

1) Bitter Chocolate Tart with kirsh steeped cherries & Dorset clotted cream

2) Fresh Seasonal Fruit Salad

To book, please see Lyn Glass at a Dorset Humanists meeting, or phone 01202 558763, or email lyn.glass(at)btinternet.com

Please note: Places for the menu option are strictly limited, so book early to avoid disappointment (last booking date for menu option: January 31st 2014)

*Darwin Day is actually on the 12th February, but our celebration is always on a Saturday near to it, to ensure more people can attend.

Please help us promote Dorset Humanists and this event by displaying an A4 poster. Download an A4 printable copy here, or email Dave at DHcensus(at)hotmail.co.uk for a PDF.

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