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Thought-Provoking Afternoon Chats

August 3 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm MDT

Connect with others and expand your mind by joining Grey Havens Philosophy for fascinating conversations online every Monday afternoon on Zoom. These discussions are part of the Grey Havens Philosophy 2020-2021 Ethics Initiative. All generations welcome. 

To register, call the Senior Center at 303-651-8411 or register online at this link ( https://rec.ci.longmont.co.us/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search.html?module=AR&primarycode=384438  )  

Humor, Ethics, & Philosophy   
Registration – 384438.7B  
Cost: Free, and please register in advance  
Date: 
Mondays, July 20 – July 27
Time: 2:00 – 3:00 pm  
They say the best comedy is the kind that tells the truth. What do you think? What makes something funny? What are the ethical implications of laughing at someone else’s expense? What can we learn by laughing at ourselves? Join us for this two-part discussion on philosophy, ethics, and humor.

Political Theory
Registration – 384438.8A 
Cost: Free, and please register in advance  
Date: 
Mondays, Aug 3 – Aug 10
Time: 2:00 – 3:00 pm
What is the most ethical form of government? Can political structure, order, equality exist in real life or only in theory? Join us for this two-part discussion on political philosophy. 

Progress & Success
Registration – 384438.8B
Cost: Free, and please register in advance  
Date: 
Mondays, Aug 17 – Aug 24
Time: 2:00 – 3:00 pmWhat is progress, how do we achieve it, and do the ends justify the means? Can we responsibly boldly go where no one has gone before? Can we achieve great heights without trampling on someone below? Join us for this two-part discussion on the ethics of progress and success.

Thinking Games
Registration – 384438.8C
Cost: Free, and please register in advance  
Date: 
Monday, Aug 31
Time: 2:00 – 3:00 pmExplore everyday ethical dilemmas and philosophical thought experiments in a fun, interactive format designed to sharpen your thinking and discussion skills. Think of it as a philosophy “lighting round” where the category is “wildcard,” you just never know what’ll come up! All generations welcome.

Details

Date:
August 3
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm MDT

Venue

Zoom