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The Naples Chapter of Americans United will host an event featuring guest speaker Rev. Barry Lynn, Executive Director of Americans United. Rev. Lynn will speak on the topic "The Future of Separation of Church and State: Crisis or Confidence?".
Tuesday, March 8, 2011 6:00 PM
The Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club
851 Gulf Shore Boulevard North
Naples, FL 34102
6:00 PM Cocktails & Hors 'D Ouevres
6:45 PM Barry Lynn
For additional information contact: John Lynch at 239-774-9678 Read more
The South Pinellas County Chapter of Americans United will host an event featuring guest speaker Rev. Barry Lynn, Executive Director of Americans United. Rev. Lynn will speak on the topic "The Future of Separation of Church and State: Crisis or Confidence?".
Monday, March 7, 2011 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Good Samaritan Church (UCC)
6085 Park Blvd
Pinellas, FL 33781
Q&A and reception to follow. Read more
The Congregation for Humanistic Judaism & The Sarasota-Manatee Chapter of Americans United present Rev. Barry Lynn, Executive Director of Americans United, speaking on "Extreme Makeover - America's Church-State History."
The event takes place Saturday, March 5, 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM at the:
Congregation for Humanistic Judaism
3023 Proctor Rd.
Sarasota, FL 34231
For additional information on this event contact: Arlene Pearlman 941-377-1003. Read more
Americans United members and supporters will have a number of opportunities to hear AU's Executive Director Rev. Barry Lynn. Listed above are locations where Barry will be speaking over the next few days. Don't miss your opportunity to hear from a leading voice for church-state separation.
Look for additional posts on these Florida events:
- Saturday, March 5, hosted by the Sarasota-Manatee Chapter.
- Monday, March 7, hosted by the South Pinellas County Chapter.
- Tuesday, March 8, hosted by the Naples Chapter.
Come out and show your support for public schools!
WHEN: Tuesday, March 8 at 4:00pm
WHERE: Publix Super Market At Belle Terre Crossings (Kohls)
BRING: Your homemade signs!!
Florida is awakening to the irresponsible budget cuts proposed by Gov. Scott and his enablers in the legislature. Our fellow Floridians know this is wrong, and they're responding. But we need your help to continue building momentum. Even if you've already done so, please share this information with your friends and let's continue to Awake The State! Read more
The Orange County chapter’s February event features Hussam Ayloush, Southern California Executive Director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR). He will be speaking on: "Battling Islamophobia." This presentation will focus the challenges faced by the Islamic community such as combating those who are taking America in a direction that involves xenophobia, division, hatred, incivility and intolerance. Read more
The Orange County chapter’s January event features Edward Tabash, Esq., speaking on: "The Religious Right, Stronger Than Ever." This presentation will focus on the resurgent power of the religious right and the looming threat of theocracy. Among the examples that will be given to demonstrate this dangerous march toward religious tyranny will be the assault on gay rights, along with other instances of the attempt to undo the modern secular state.
The event takes place on Saturday, January 15th at 2:00 PM, at the Irvine Ranch Water District, 15600 Sand Canyon Avenue, Irvine Read more
The next event in Naple's First Voice Series features Douglas L. Wilson, Esq., speaking on: "A Lifetime Written Guarantee? Church & State Separation: Now & Then"
The event takes place Sunday, November 21, at 3:00 PM, at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 6340 Napa Woods Way, Naples, Florida 34116. Read more
Rob Boston, the Senior Policy Analyst for Americans United for Separation of Church and State in Washington, DC, will be in Rochester Wednesday, November 17, at the First Unitarian Church, 220 Winton Road South, Rochester 14610. Boston will speak about "Church-State Separation: Where We Stand Now." The event takes place at 7:15 PM. Read more