The Forum is a public discussion group in the round. All are welcome.

The topics are chosen about a month in advance by the attendees and are listed on this page.

A moderator will first provide background information. Group members provide additional perspectives, opinions, extensions, tangents, counter positions, and related experiences in turn. Audio enhancement provided.

This Forum has been running for over a half century.

Date: Every Sunday
Time: 9-10:15 am
Location: Fireside Room
Facilitator: Bob Greene or Susan Owicki
Contact: Bob Greene ( or Susan Owicki (

Group URL: Realm Forum Group (login required)

Upcoming Events in Forum

  • 09/22/2019Forum – Your first X,

    Discussion Leader: Dick Duda

  • 09/29/2019Forum – Selection of Forum Discussion Topics for November,

    Discussion Leaders: All

  • 10/06/2019Forum – Solitude: The Beauty and the Pain,

    Discussion Leader: Laurie Vaughan

  • 10/13/2019Forum – What Does Halloween Mean to Adults?,

    Discussion Leader: Sarah Doxiadis and Ann Zeise

  • 10/20/2019Forum – Are You Different or the Same As You Were in Your Youth?,

    Discussion Leader: Barbara Symons

  • 10/27/2019Forum – Selection of Forum Discussion Topics for December,

    Discussion Leaders: All

  • 11/03/2019Forum,

    Discussion Topic TBD

  • 11/10/2019Forum,

    Discussion Topic TBD

  • 11/17/2019Forum,

    Discussion Topic TBD

  • 11/24/2019Forum,

    Discussion Topic TBD

  • Forum Archive

  • 03/19/2017 – Forum – Changing Economics,

    Discussion Led By: John Cone

  • 03/12/2017 – Forum – What’s the Future of the Democratic Party,

    Discussion Led By: Jim Basiji

  • 03/05/2017 – Forum – Obama’s 8-Year Review,

    Discussion Led By: Bob Greene

  • 02/26/2017 – Forum – Selection of Forum Discussion Topics for April,

    Discussion led by: All

  • 02/19/2017 – Forum – Fixing Ocean Acidification,

    Discussion led by: Bob Greene

  • 02/12/2017 – Forum – Your Favorite Loves,

    Discussion led by: Dick Duda

  • 02/05/2017 – Forum – Stay or Leave the Country,

    Discussion led by: Carleen Whittelsey

  • 01/29/2017 – Forum – Selection of Forum Discussion Topics for March,

    Discussion Leader: All

  • 01/22/2017 – Forum – Reducing Military Expenditures,

    Discussion led by: Bob Ohlman

  • 01/15/2017 – Forum – Social Justice and Personal Responsibility,

    Discussion led by: Trisha Suppes and Susan Owicki

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