Thank you for attending the Iowa Secular Summit!
June 10, 2023 in Des Moines

  Seperation of church and State  

Recorded videos from the Summit

An afternoon of discussions with community leaders about the importance of human rights, separation of church and state, and education

Featuring 4 distinguished speakers:

Mary Jane Cobb - ISEA Executive Director

Sen. Claire Celsi - Iowa State Senator

Sen. Sarah Trone-Garriott - Iowa State Senator

Hemant Mehta - The Friendly Atheist

Short question and answer to follow each speaker with dinner and more discussion afterwards.

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The purpose of the summit is to promote secular values, advocate for the separation of church and state, and raise awareness of the contributions of non-religious individuals and communities to society.

The Iowa Secular Summit is an annual event that brings together humanists, agnostics, atheists, and other individuals in Iowa to discuss important issues and promote the values of reason, science, and secularism in Iowa and beyond.

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Doors open at noon with first speaker starting promptly at 1pm on Saturday, June 10, 2023 at the Stine Barn

4000 Turnberry Drive,
West Des Moines, IA

  Stine Barn


Organized by Humanist Society of Iowa and Iowa Atheists & Freethinkers.

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We are supportingĀ Hawthorn Hill, a non-profit organization that helps the homeless. Please bring item(s) to donate at the event from this list.

Hawthorn Hills