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HAT Book Discussion Group: Sunday, Nov. 7, 11am

Humanist Book Discussion Group
November 7 Sunday- From 11am - 12-30/1:00pm.
OISE, 252 Bloor Street West -- ROOM TBA (check at desk)

Book to be discussed:

The Sacred Balance : Rediscovering Our Place in Nature, updated & expanded
Suzuki, David, Pub. 2007
(or one of the older editions of the same text first published in 1997 - many copies in the library)

" The Sacred Balance is a powerful, passionate book with concrete suggestions for creating an ecologically sustainable, satisfying, and fair future by rediscovering and addressing humanity' s basic needs."
"But what are the real needs that must be satisfied to live rich, fulfilling lives? This is the question David Suzuki explores in this wide-ranging study. Suzuki begins by presenting the concept of people as creatures of the Earth who depend on its gifts of air, water, soil, and sun energy. He shows how people are genetically programmed for the company of other species, and suffer enormously when we fail to live in harmony with them."

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HAT meetings are free and open to members and the public. Call (416) 966-1361 for location information. ___________________________________________________
The Humanist Forum meets Saturday morning 11am-1pm.
The Monthly Meeting, is usually the second Saturday at 1:30pm; specifics should be found on this blog.
The Steering Committee meets the first Wednesday of each month, at 7pm.
The Book Group usually meets on the first Saturday afternoon of the month.