Welcome to HALA
PLEASE NOTE: New venue for our monthly meetings! We are now meeting at the Stephenson-Hunt Room in the Central Library. Click here for directions.
We are a group of people from southwestern Ontario, Canada, who share the view that humans can live a meaningful, ethical, and joyful life without belief in religion or the supernatural.
If you believe in reason, compassion, critical thinking, science, justice, integrity, equality, and tolerance … welcome to our community! Click here for information about our next meeting.
REMINDER: Our meetings are
now in the Stephenson-Hunt room at the Central Library,
251 Dundas Street.
Click here for directions.
Wednesday, May 11, 7:30 pm
A Muslim Leader's Response to Radicalization and Violence
Imam Abd Alfatah Twakkal
Abd Alfatah Twakkal, Imam of the London Muslim Mosque, will speak about what Islam has to say regarding recent terrorist attacks, and Muslim leaders' efforts to combat the use of misrepresentations of Islam to justify acts of violence. He will also touch upon initiatives of interfaith dialogue to help build bridges of understanding between Muslims and other faith groups.
All are welcome!
$2 donation at the door
HALA at the Pride Parade
HALA members and friends marching in the Pride Parade in London, Ontario, July 27, 2014.
Winter Solstice Party
December 14, 2013.
"I am a Humanist"
A light-hearted musical tribute to Humanism.
Download Dr. Dozois' Powerpoint presentation from the March 9 HALA meeting on cognitive therapy for depression.
Photos of our Summer Picnic on July 12, 2015
Three of our members relate how they became Humanists, in a recent issue of The Enlightenment.
HALA Board member Don Hatch has published a book entitled The Road Not Travelled. Read about it in this special issue of the Enlightenment. You can also buy a copy of it at our next HALA meeting.
Dan Barker (front row, right) with HALA Board members at the Wolf Hall event on June 11.
HALA member Brad Banks promotes Humanism at the Westmount branch of the London Public Library on May 3.
"How Can I Be Happy?"
A short Humanist video exploring happiness and the meaning of life, narrated by Stephen Fry, produced by the British Humanist Association.