CVAAS at the Fresno Pride parade and hosting a booth at the Pride festival

2016.09.18, Sunday
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  • Changing Deeply Held Beliefs

    Everyone has beliefs, and our beliefs are used to inform our actions.  Our beliefs can be well supported or not.  Well supported, or ...

  • Donate

    Why donate to CVAAS? Donations along with memberships and sales allow us to create quality events and bring excellent speakers right ...

  • Religious exclusion of the non-religious

    The original motto of the United States was, “E pluribus unum,”, which was adopted by Congress in 1782 and included on the ...

  • Results of Election, and a business decision

    Elections:CVAAS held its annual election of officers on Sunday, September 4th.  All incumbent officers except for one retained their ...

2016.08.08, Monday

Join us at the Heretic's Barbecue!

LearnMoreJoin us for food, fun, and games at the 
9th Annual Heretic’s Barbecue.



The biggest event that CVAAS has ever created.  


  • Completely new and beautiful venue!
  • Catered barbecue from Maw and Paw BBQ
  • Tabling by other organizations & groups.

Speakers:
  • Heina Dadabhoy
  • Ashton P. Woods
  • Jess & Jordan Fitzpatrick

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  • Donate

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  • Religious exclusion of the non-religious

    The original motto of the United States was, “E pluribus unum,”, which was adopted by Congress in 1782 and included on the Great Seal of the United States.This motto is Latin, and it ...

  • Results of Election, and a business decision

    Elections:CVAAS held its annual election of officers on Sunday, September 4th.  All incumbent officers except for one retained their current positions.  Treasurer Amy Maggini declined in favor of ...

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    Join us for food, fun, and games at the 9th Annual Heretic’s Barbecue.The biggest event that CVAAS has ever created.  Completely new and beautiful venue!Catered barbecue from Maw and Paw ...

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    The Central Valley Alliance of Atheists and Skeptics grieves for the victims of the Orlando massacre, and stands side-by-side in solid support with our friends and family in the LGBT community.As ...