(OKLAHOMA CITY) Steven Baines of the national office of Americans United for Separation of Church and State in Washington, DC, will be making two speaking appearances in Oklahoma City on Thursday, September 13. Both events are free and open to the public. www.au.org and www.okau.org
Rev. Steven Baines is Assistant Field Director/Religious Outreach Director at Americans United for the Separation of Church and State where he is responsible for the organization's national engagement with and mobilization of people of faith. Before coming to Americans United, he served as Director of Interfaith Outreach at both the Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice and People For the American Way. He has also served as Executive Director for Equal Partners in Faith, a national interfaith organization committed to fighting racism, sexism and homophobia. More information about Rev. Baines can be found here: http://au.org/about/people/steven-baines
Rev. Baines will visit with interfaith clergy from 9 to 10:30am at Ingrid's Kitchen located 3701 North Youngs, 2 blocks west of Pennsylvania on NW 36th Street. The public is invited. http://www.ingridskitchen.com/
The second event will be Thursday evening for the Oklahoma City chapter's annual membership meeting and mixer. This begins at 7:00 to 9:00pm on the roof top of Coffee Slingers in downtown OKC. Light refreshments and wine will be served. http://coffeeslingers.com/
You can meet and mingle with Rev. Baines as he shares his knowledge of religion and politics in the United States.
Coffee Slingers is located at 1015 N. Broadway in downtown OKC.
More information can be had from Jim Nimmo, communication chair, 405-eight-four-three-3651 or
james.nimmo at gmail.com .