• A secular community

    for upstate South Carolina


    Our mission is to provide a welcoming and safe home for upstate South Carolina humanists within which we can stimulate intellectual curiosity through reason, engage in compassionate outreach, and promote a strong, interactive community.

  • Upcoming Events

    What’s Up at PH: The Piedmont Humanists Schedule of Events

    Up Next: Moderated discussion, August 25

    And Then: Gayle Jordan, September 8


    Sunday, August 25: Moderated Discussion, Coffee Underground, 10:00-12:00

    Tom Bentley will open a discussion about "Hesitant atheism in politics".


    Sunday, September 8: Gayle Jordan presents, Coffee Underground, 10:00-12:00

    Gayle is the founder and executive director of Recovering from Religion. She’ll travel from Tennessee to join us for a talk about her break from religion and her experience running for a state senate seat on the “atheist ticket’.


    Saturday, September 14: Brunch at Denny’s, Wade Hampton in Taylors, 9:00-until

    If you’ve been brunching at Golden Corral, note the change in venue!


    Sunday, September 22: Jordan Myers presents, Coffee Underground, 10:00-12:00

    Jordan will join us via a video call from Pittsburgh to speak about street epistemology, a conversational process in which people are asked, though careful questioning, to reflect on the reliability of some of their most deeply-held beliefs.



    Dr. Brandis Hartsell, President

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    Joyce Bates


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