“Fahrenheit 451” presented by Subversive Theatre

Friday, September 9, 2018

Join CFI WNY as we take in the timely local production of Fahrenheit 451 presented by Subversive Theatre Collective at the intimate (40 seat) MANNY FRIED PLAYHOUSE 255 Great Arrow Avenue (3rd floor Great Arrow Building) We have negotiated a special group rate for the Friday September 28th 7:30 pm show so call/text John at …

Secular Sunday – Coffee and Conversation

Sunday, September 9, 2018

On Sunday, September 30, from 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM, all are invited for Coffee & Conversation with the CFI WNY community. This month, we’ll be discussing opportunities for political activism for and by non-religious people, America’s largest “religious” group.  If you are looking to get involved sooner you can visit the Secular Coalition for America for …

Drinking Skeptically

Friday, September 9, 2018

Drinking Skeptically is an informal social event designed to promote fellowship and networking among skeptics, critical thinkers, and other like-minded individuals. It provides an opportunity for skeptics to talk, share ideas (and yes, drink) in a casual, relaxed atmosphere. But most of all, we have fun while promoting skepticism, science, and rationality. In honor of …

Secular Book Club

Wednesday, September 9, 2018

By popular vote our Summer/Fall selection is “American Gods” by Neil Gaimen. Join us Wednesday September 26th at 7PM for another lively Secular Book Club discussion. SUMMARY Days before his release from prison, Shadow’s wife, Laura, dies in a mysterious car crash. Numbly, he makes his way back home. On the plane, he encounters the …

Understanding the Impact of Contamination in Rural and Industrial Neighborhoods in and Around Buffalo, NY

Friday, September 9, 2018

Using advanced multivariate statistical techniques to estimate concentration values in and around communities as well as mapping social demographic factors can give a clear picture of the impact environmental pollution has on a community. Doctor Tammy M. Milillo, a research assistant professor in the department of chemistry at the University at Buffalo, will give a FREE public …

Volunteer to Help with the Tonawanda Coke Soil Study!

CFI Western New York is organizing secular humanists and skeptics to stand up for science in our community! Join us as we connect with Scientists from UB and SUNY Fredonia to determine the impact of Tonawanda Coke’s environmental negligence in this important study. Volunteers will be needed to hand out flyers, collect soil samples, table …

Elmwood Arts Festival – Cultural Row

Sunday, August 8, 2018

CFI WNY will be staffing a table on cultural row at the Elmwood Arts Festival again this year. This is a great opportunity to interact with the broader community to help us get the word out about our organization and the many local activities that we have going on. If you are interested in spending …

Elmwood Arts Festival – Cultural Row

Saturday, August 8, 2018

CFI WNY will be staffing a table on cultural row at the Elmwood Arts Festival again this year. This is a great opportunity to interact with the broader community to help us get the word out about our organization and the many local activities that we have going on. If you are interested in spending …

Drinking Skeptically

Friday, August 8, 2018

Drinking Skeptically is an informal social event designed to promote fellowship and networking among skeptics, critical thinkers, and other like-minded individuals. It provides an opportunity for skeptics to talk, share ideas (and yes, drink) in a casual, relaxed atmosphere. But most of all, we have fun while promoting skepticism, science, and rationality. In honor of …