Calendar

Jan 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Sunday Platform Meeting: Intention vs. Impact - Ethical Dilemmas @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
(c) Marek Uliasz | Dreamstime Some systems of ethics stress intention as what makes an action ethical or not ethical, and some systems stress impact.  We’ll play with some ethical dilemmas that might be assessed[...]
Jan 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Sunday Platform Meeting: How I Found My Place of Belonging - Farming for Justice @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Karen Washington, a Farmer,  shares how she found her place of belonging, “…as I placed my hands in the soil, I felt a connection, a calling.” As a co-owner of Rise and Root Farm, just[...]
Feb 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Sunday Platform Meeting: We Shall Overcome: The Power of Persistence @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
To transform society to honor the human worth of every person, not just those with money and/or power, requires courage, hope, intention, creativity and more.  Also required is persistence.  The civil rights era song, We[...]
Sunday Platform Meeting: Society Writers Group @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Feb 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Sunday Platform Meeting: Society Writers Group @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
© Beaniebeagle | Dreamstime Stock Photos The platform meetings led by the Brooklyn Society’s Writer’s Group are always worth attending — see you there! (Watch this space for more information.) February theme: Persistence.  What does[...]
Feb 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Sunday Platform Meeting: Missing History: What You Learned That Isn’t True @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Rosa Parks, courtesy Library of Congress History as taught in school, and especially Black History, is either missing a lot of key facts, or distorts them.  Our Society Leader, Jone Johnson Lewis, will introduce a few of[...]
Colloquy @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Feb 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Colloquy @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
A colloquy is an interactive dialog, in which all who are present are invited to participate.  Topic and facilitator to be named later.  Watch this space! February theme: Persistence.  What does it mean to be[...]
Mar 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Sunday Platform Meeting: Ethical Heroes: The Goldmark Sisters @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
To celebrate Women’s History Month, and in one of her periodic “ethical heroes” talks, our Interim Clergy Leader, Jone Johnson Lewis, will introduce you to some sisters who are not very well-known, but whose lives include[...]
Sunday Platform Meeting: Telling My Truth @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Mar 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Sunday Platform Meeting: Telling My Truth @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Deborah Howard will share from her memoir, Mystery of Memory: Telling My Truth; Standing My Ground, her story as an incest survivor struggling to overcome self-doubt, find her voice and believe in herself. Deborah’s story reveals[...]