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Thursday, April 18, 2019 at 07:45 PM
  • Living Without Religion Discussion Cafe at Bean Scene Downtown, Kelowna
  • Sunday, April 21, 2019 at 10:00 AM
  • Vancouver Sunday Meeting: The Holyoake Lecture 2017 with Douglas Murray [video] at Oakridge Seniors Centre, Vancouver
  • Sunday, April 21, 2019 at 10:00 AM
  • VSHA Sunday Talks - Robert Light: Did Jesus die on the Cross? at Cedar Hill Recreation Centre, Victoria
  • Monday, April 22, 2019 at 07:00 PM
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  • Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 06:00 PM
  • KASHA Forum - Easter for Atheists at Creekside Pub, Kelowna
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