Happy new year! We want to give you advance notice of all 2017 Sunday Assembly dates, so that you can add to your calendars.
Here are our Assembly dates for 2017:
- 19 February
- 19 March
- 23 April
- 21 May
- 18 June
- 16 July
- 20 August
- 17 September
- 15 October
- 19 November
- 10 December
In case you missed our recent Sunday Assembly events on Resilience and Connection, here are video footage of our speakers.
From the November 2016 event on Resilience:
Nicholas Stuart's keynote talk on brain injury (above).
From the December 2016 event on Connection:
Megan Gilmour's keynote talk on Missing School (above).
Stuart McMillen's personal reflection on not owning a smartphone (above).
As time goes by, we will add more video footage to our Sunday Assembly Canberra YouTube channel.
What is it that allows us to cope in the face of challenges or adversity? Is it possible to thrive under such pressure?
At Sunday Assembly Canberra in November 2016, we will focus on the theme of Resilience. We have recruited a wonderful speaker to teach us about this important topic.Read more
Check out this teaser video of our guest speaker for October 2016's Sunday Assembly Canberra:Read more
Death is just around the corner
In September we will talk about a subject that is uncomfortable and confronting. But it doesn't have to be. We will be opening the (crypt) door to the theme of Death, and hearing from a man all to familiar with the subject, (Dr) Philip Nitschke, who helped bring in the first voluntary euthanasia laws in the world.
With death comes renewal.Read more