Philosophy Workshop: Skepticism – East & West (Part 2)

In this 2½-hour workshop led by David Nowakowski, we’ll explore part two of skepticism in the east and west. No background in philosophy is required to participate in this workshop. All ages welcome. FREE. $15-30 suggested donation. Light snacks & hot tea provided. Space is limited. 

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Philosophy Workshop: Skepticism – East & West (Part 1)

In this 2½-hour workshop led by David Nowakowski, we’ll explore skepticism in the east and west. No background in philosophy is required to participate in this workshop. All ages welcome. FREE. $15-30 suggested donation. Light snacks & hot tea provided. Space is limited. 

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Philosophy Workshop-Walk: Animism (Missoula)

This combo philosophy workshop & walk on Animism will be led by philosophers David Nowakowski and Henry Kramer.  Location: Missoula, MT. No background in philosophy is required to participate in this workshop. All ages welcome. $15-30 Suggested donation — Pay what you can (If you are able to pay the full amount, this will help to cover someone in need would would like to attend; if you are in need of a scholarship, please inquire). Light snacks & hot tea provided. Space is limited.

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Philosophy Workshop: The Stoic Art of Living (Part 2) — Providence and the World

In this 2½-hour workshop led by David Nowakowski, we’ll explore part 2 of the Stoic art of living. No background in philosophy is required to participate in this workshop. All ages welcome. $15-30 Suggested donation — Pay what you can (If you are able to pay the full amount, this will help to cover someone in need would would like to attend; if you are in need of a scholarship, please inquire). Light snacks & hot tea provided. Space is limited. 

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Philosophy Workshop: The Stoic Art of Living (Part 1) — The Ethics of Freedom

In this 2½-hour workshop led by David Nowakowski, we’ll explore part 1 of the Stoic art of living. No background in philosophy is required to participate in this workshop. All ages welcome. $15-30 Suggested donation — Pay what you can (If you are able to pay the full amount, this will help to cover someone in need would would like to attend; if you are in need of a scholarship, please inquire). Light snacks & hot tea provided. Space is limited. 

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Philosophy Workshop: Wonder, Nature & Play

This 2½-hour workshop will be led by 2019-2020 Student Scholar Fellow Henry Kramer.  Topic: Wonder, Nature & Play. No background in philosophy is required to participate in this workshop. All ages welcome. FREE.  $15-$30 suggested donation (if you are of the means to do so).  Donations help to cover workshop leader honorariums and community workshop and outings scholarships for those in need.  Light snacks & hot tea provided. Space is limited.

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Philosophy Workshop: Suffering & The Self – A Survey of Buddhist Thought (February 2020)

In this 2½-hour workshop David Nowakowski led us through a tour of the Buddhist philosophies of India and Tibet. After a brief historical overview, we began with some of the key philosophical claims—and the arguments for those claims—made by the historical Buddha. Then we went on to see how later Buddhist thinkers in India expanded and elaborated on these basic insights and concluded by looking head-on at some interpretive questions, for the place of Buddhist thought in the modern world. Access resources and photos here!

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