December 15, 2015 Skeptics in the Pub Downtown

Join us on Tuesday, December 15 at 7pm for another evening of skeptical fun, food, drinks, and conversation in the Railway Club‘s back bar. Come out and discuss skepticism-related activities in Vancouver with your fellow science enthusiasts, rationalists, and critical thinkers, and maybe meet some new friends. As always, if you arrive late and they’re collecting a cover charge at the door, just tell them you’re with the skeptics’ group to get in for free.

If you’re not already a member, you can join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/5218449547/

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Upcoming events:

Mon. Jul. 22
  • The Dark Side of the Universe with Katherine Freese
    Mon. Jul. 22, 7:30pm at Science World

    The atoms that make up the known universe constitute only 5% of all matter and energy in the cosmos. What remains is a recipe of 25% dark matter and 70% dark energy: nonluminous components whose nature remains a mystery.

    Join Dr. Katherine Freese, author of The Cosmic Cocktail: Three Parts Dark Matter and Professor of Physics at the University of Texas, Austin - as she recounts the hunt for dark matter.

    Date: July 22, 2019 Location: TELUS World of Science

    6:45 - Doors open 7:30 - Lecture begins Q&A to follow

    Tickets are free, but registration is required. Register here: https://bit.ly/2IomUyG

    Presented by TRIUMF in cooperation with 2019 Tri-Institute Summer School on Elementary Particles.

    https://www.facebook.com/events/470868977061034/


Fri. Jul. 26
  • Humanist night at the cinema Propaganda: The Art of Selling Lies
    Fri. Jul. 26, 6:30pm at BC Humanist Association

    Propaganda: The Art of Selling Lies – Film Screening and Discussion

    The BC Humanist Association invites you to explore the connections between propaganda and art history with a special event.

    Join us in attending the Vancouver International Film Festival at Vancity Theatre for a screening of Toronto Filmmaker Larry Weinstein's documentary Propaganda: The Art of Selling Lies.

    Film afterparty and discussions to take place at Breka Bakery and Café (812 Bute St, Vancouver, BC V6E 1Y4)

    Date and Time: Friday July 26, 6:45 pm (film starts at 7:10 pm) Meeting Place: Vancity Theatre, 1181 Seymour St, Vancouver, BC V6B 3M7 Film Run Time: 92 minutes Post-Film Café Meet Time: 9:00 pm Country of Origin: Canada Year: 2019 Running Time: 92 mins About the Film: http://www.dfilmscorp.ca/propaganda-the-art-of-selling-lies

    BUY VIFF FILM TICKETS HERE https://viff.org/Online/default.asp?BOparam::WScontent::loadArticle::permalink=fc10194-propaganda-the-art-of-selling-lies

    Photo Credit: Vancouver International Film Festival, 2019

    We acknowledge that this event is taking plance on the unceded Indigenous land belonging to the Coast Salish peoples, including the territories of the xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish),Stó:lō and səlil̓wətaʔɬ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.

    https://www.facebook.com/events/2350364918615079/


Wed. Aug. 7
  • Skeptics Trivia Night at Storm Crow Alehouse
    Wed. Aug. 7, 6:00pm at Storm Crow Alehouse, 1619 W Broadway, Vancouver, BC V6J 1W9, Canada

    Join us on the first Wednesday of the month for Skeptics' Trivia Night at Storm Crow Alehouse. The nerd trivia contest starts at 7pm and is put on by Storm Crow Alehouse and hosts Eric Fell and Mister Nickel. A few Vancouver Skeptics will arrive early to get a table and form a team, and then we'll combine our wits to compete against the other teams. All skill levels welcome. If you can, please arrive early to help us get a big table for our group.Frequent attendees: Please welcome any new attendees, and see if you share common interests in areas of science, skepticism, critical thinking, or life in general.New attendees: Please feel free to introduce yourselves if you wish, and join in any conversations that interest you.To be notified on Facebook about our future events, be sure to click the Subscribe button on the lower left side of the Vancouver Skeptics Facebook page.You can always find the latest event information on the Vancouver Skeptics Event Calendar on VancouverSkeptics.org.


Tue. Aug. 13
  • North Vancouver Skeptics in the Pub
    Tue. Aug. 13, 6:00pm at Queens Cross Pub, 2989 Lonsdale Ave, North Vancouver, BC V7N 3J3, Canada

    Join us in North Vancouver on the second Tuesday of the month at 6pm for another evening of skeptical fun, food, drinks, and conversation at Queen's Cross Pub. Come out and discuss skepticism-related activities with your fellow science enthusiasts, rationalists, and critical thinkers, and maybe meet some new friends.Frequent attendees: Please welcome any new attendees, and see if you share common interests in areas of science, skepticism, critical thinking, or life in general.New attendees: Please feel free to introduce yourselves if you wish, and join in any conversations that interest you.To be notified on Facebook about our future events, be sure to click the Subscribe button on the lower left side of the Vancouver Skeptics Facebook page.You can always find the latest event information on the Vancouver Skeptics Event Calendar on VancouverSkeptics.org.


Thu. Aug. 15
  • Surrey/Langley Skeptics Meetup
    Thu. Aug. 15, 7:00pm at Browns Socialhouse Surrey Centre, 9666 King George Blvd A1, Surrey, BC V3T 2V4, Canada

    Join us on the third Thursday of the month at 7pm for drinks and food in a friendly atmosphere with Surrey/Langley area science enthusiasts who value critical thinking and skepticism. It's a great place to meet local skeptics, make new friends, and get involved and informed about new events and activities. We meet on the third Thursday of the month at Browns Socialhouse Surrey Centre.Frequent attendees: Please welcome any new attendees, and see if you share common interests in areas of science, skepticism, critical thinking, or life in general.New attendees: Please feel free to introduce yourselves if you wish, and join in any conversations that interest you.To be notified on Facebook about our future events, be sure to click the Subscribe button on the lower left side of the Vancouver Skeptics Facebook page.You can always find the latest event information on the Vancouver Skeptics Event Calendar on VancouverSkeptics.org.


Sat. Aug. 17
  • Skeptics Brunch at Storm Crow Alehouse
    Sat. Aug. 17, 11:00am at Storm Crow Alehouse, 1619 W Broadway, Vancouver, BC V6J 1W9, Canada

    Join us on the third Saturday of the month for brunch at the back of the nerdtastic Storm Crow Alehouse, 1619 W. Broadway, a block and a half west of Granville. Come out and discuss skepticism-related activities in Vancouver with your fellow science enthusiasts, rationalists, and critical thinkers, and maybe meet some new friends.Frequent attendees: Please welcome any new attendees, and see if you share common interests in areas of science, skepticism, critical thinking, or life in general.New attendees: Please feel free to introduce yourselves if you wish, and join in any conversations that interest you.To be notified on Facebook about our future events, be sure to click the Subscribe button on the lower left side of the Vancouver Skeptics Facebook page.You can always find the latest event information on the Vancouver Skeptics Event Calendar on VancouverSkeptics.org.


Tue. Aug. 20
  • Skeptics in the Pub Downtown
    Tue. Aug. 20, 7:00pm at Yagger's Downtown Restaurant & Sports Bar, 433 W Pender St, Vancouver, BC V6B 1V2, Canada

    Join us on the third Tuesday of the month for an evening of skeptical fun, food, drinks, and conversation in Yagger's back room, at 433 W. Pender St. Come out and discuss skepticism-related activities in Vancouver with your fellow science enthusiasts, rationalists, and critical thinkers, and maybe meet some new friends.Frequent attendees: Please welcome any new attendees, and see if you share common interests in areas of science, skepticism, critical thinking, or life in general.New attendees: Please feel free to introduce yourselves if you wish, and join in any conversations that interest you.To be notified on Facebook about our future events, be sure to click the Subscribe button on the lower left side of the Vancouver Skeptics Facebook page.You can always find the latest event information on the Vancouver Skeptics Event Calendar on VancouverSkeptics.org.


You can always find the latest event information on the Vancouver Skeptics Event Calendar on VancouverSkeptics.org.