For those interested in joining the local nonreligious community, here are some free events in the Portland area you might be interested in (all are free events):
Tue April 8th: Potluck and Social Event
Wed. April 9th: Debate "Does Anything Supernatural Exist?" at Portland State University. Some of the presenters include: Phil Smith (Philosophy Professor at George Fox University), Bernie Dehler, and PSU Freethinker student leaders Addie Lass and Marko Balogh.
Thur April 10th: Robert M. Price speaks for The Center for Inquiry on the topic of "The Christ Myth." Dr. Price is a university professor and prolific author. Some of the books he wrote include: "Deconstructing Jesus, " "The Reason Driven Life," "Jesus is Dead," "Inerrant the Wind: The Evangelical Crisis in Biblical Authority," "The Case Against the Case for Christ," and "The Amazing Colossal Apostle: The Search for the Historical Paul."
Sun. April 13th: Portland Sunday Assembly with special speaker (local Star Trek actor Adam Rosco):
For those of a nonreligious mindset, here's some groups on meetup.com that you might find interesting:
-- Westside Science & Religion Disc.: http://tinyurl.com/bkmhdl5
-- Sunday Assembly: http://tinyurl.com/kkc8nyw
-- Center for Inquiry: http://tinyurl.com/mps923r
-- Humanists of Greater Portland: http://tinyurl.com/kmbmt57
-- Atheists Etcetera: http://tinyurl.com/nhjr3ha
-- Philosophy Workshop: http://tinyurl.com/pzs4ajc
-- The Center for Philosophical Naturalism: http://tinyurl.com/l6rd4sl