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Winter Solstice Celebration

December 20, 2019
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm


Center for Inquiry – Transnational
1310 Sweet Home Road
Amherst, New York 14228 United States

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Organized by:
Center for Inquiry Western New York


Celebrate the season secularly!

The CFI Western New York Winter Solstice Celebration is free for all—CFI members, non-members, and students. This is a family-friendly event and all are welcome, including children.

Dinner begins at 6:30 PM

with free tours of the CFI library and facility offered

starting at 5:30 PM.

The event will be catered, and we ask that everyone bring an appetizer or dessert to share.


Online registration for our celebration is closed,

but we would still LOVE IT if you joined us

Please call or text John @ 716-238-3821

or email wny@centerforinquiry.org

ASAP so we can be sure to have

enough food and seating for everyone.


As part of our Winter Solstice Celebration, CFI will be collecting clothing and personal care items as donations for Friends of Night People. Friends of Night People is a secular charity that serves people experiencing homelessness and living in poverty in the city of Buffalo. Donations can be dropped off at CFI on December 20th, or if you would like to drop something off before then you can contact John at wny@centerforinquiry.org to arrange a time.


Donation Requests: This winter FONP is in need of coats, boots, hoodies, socks, gloves and hats. Basically anything warm. Items best suited to donate include jeans, khaki/cargo style pants, t-shirts, hoodies, and jackets.  Socks and Underwear are always accepted.  Blankets and linens are accepted and helpful to those we serve. Personal care items always accepted include soaps, shampoo, deodorant, shavers, toothbrush and toothpaste, diapers, tampons, and lotion.