Special Events

The Humanists of Minnesota offers an increasing variety of programming for our members and friends. Our goal is to provide many opportunities for social connection, ethical development, educational inquiry, societal critique and cultural pursuits in a supportive community that celebrates life in the here and now.

Winter Solstice Celebration

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** Registration is now closed for this event **

A Festivus for the Rest of Us

Friday, December 18th, 2015

Minnesota Humanities Center
987 Ivy Ave. East, St. Paul

6:00 -- Social Time (cash-only bar)
6:45 -- Dinner
7:45 -- Entertainment

Registration deadline: December 8th

$35 for Dinner & Entertainment ($5 discount for dues-paying members of Humanists of MN or MN Atheists)
$10 for Entertainment Only

Join us for a fun secular celebration of the season!

Freethinkers are re-making the holiday based on the real reason for the season   --  the WINTER SOLSTICE -- to create a FESTIVUS for the rest of us!
  • Deck the Festivus Pole: Trim with gifts for Bridge for Youth (suggestions on flyer below)
  • Festivus Activities: Airing of political grievances, Winter feats of strength, Secular caroling
  • Mummers play performance: The Starry Messenger (starring Galileo with appearances from Buzz Light Year, Yoda and Spock)
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