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: Usually the Fireside Room, however, Forum will be meeting via online video conference during the pandemic.
    • Video conference details will be distributed via the email group. If you aren’t already in that group (or if you aren’t sure), please request to join by 9 pm Saturday evening for the next day’s meeting info
    • Request to join by sending an email to
  • Facilitator: Bob Greene or Susan Owicki
  • Contact: Bob Greene and Susan Owicki (

Forum Discussion Guidelines

Upcoming Events in Forum

  • 06/07/2020Forum – What Does the Right Have Right? ,

    Discussion Leader: Bob Greene

  • 06/14/2020Forum – What Does the Left Have Left?,

    Discussion Leader: Sarah Doxiadis

  • 06/21/2020Forum – Can Humanity Fundamentally Change?,

    Discussion Leader: Rob Reuther

  • 06/28/2020Forum – Selection of Forum Discussion Topics for August,

    Discussion Leaders: All

  • Forum Archive

  • 05/07/2017 – Forum – Saudi Arabia as an Ally?,

    Discussion led by Cecil Bridges

  • 04/30/2017 – Forum – Discussion Topics for June,

    Discussion led by All

  • 04/23/2017 – Forum – How the Dems Became the Party of the Professional Class,

    Discussion led by Susan Owicki

  • 04/16/2017 – Forum – Nasty Women/Trump Resistance,

    Discussion led by Ann Zeise

  • 04/09/2017 – Forum – How Do You Cope with Change?,

    Dicussion led by Martha Greene

  • 04/02/2017 – Forum – “From under the Russian Snow”, a memoir,

    Discussion led by Michelle Carter & Carlene Whittelsey

  • 03/26/2017 – Forum – Discussion Topics for May,

    Discussion Led By: All

  • 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

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