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Humanist Officiants in Ottawa


We get together with other humanists.

We regularly organize pub nights and presentations on topics of interest to humanists.

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We advocate for secular values.

The Humanist Association of Ottawa (HAO) has been operating since 1968 and over the years has come out in favour of a number of policy positions in support of advocacy for  public policy based on reason and compassion.

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Past Events

2017 Summer Solstice BBQ
June 26, 2017
The Humanist Association of Ottawa held it's annual Summer Solstice BBQ & AGM at the beautiful home of two of its most active members, Richard and Rejeanne.  Live music was provided and
The HAO presented a lecture on marijuana legalization.
March 24, 2017
On March 24th, the Humanist Association of Ottawa presented a public lecture where Eugene Oscapella, an Ottawa lawyer and a lecturer on drug policy in the University of Ottawa Criminology De...
The HAO Supported Electoral Reform
January 2, 2017
On October 26, 2016 the Humanist Association of Ottawa took part in the public consultations done by the House of Commons Special Comittee on Electoral Reform. Our presiden...

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