Calendar

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[...]
Feb 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Sunday Platform Meeting: Society Writers Group Celebrate Black History Month @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
© Beaniebeagle | Dreamstime Stock Photos Truth to Power In telling our truths we illuminate the power in our voices in this present moment and as we guide in the future. Poets/Writers, Performers include: Dupree,[...]
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[...]
Feb 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Colloquy - Nevertheless They Persisted: The Necessity of Hope @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
 This Sunday’s program will be in colloquy style, a chance to hear from many voices in the community about the interdependence of hope and persistence, and to add your reflections, too, if you’re willing. Colloquy[...]
“Ethical Heroes: The Goldmark Sisters” @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Mar 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
"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[...]
“Telling My Truth” @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Mar 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
"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[...]
“Spring Festival” @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Mar 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
"Spring Festival" @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Yes, spring is really coming, even if we may still have some snows and cold! Join us for a multigenerational festival celebrating the Spring Equinox — that time of year when the day and night[...]
“Marginalizing the Black Feminist” @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Mar 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
"Marginalizing the Black Feminist" @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Our platform for the day will be centered around intersectionality, the challenges of  oppressions based on racism in the Women’s Movement.  Nettie Paisley, our speaker, will investigate the historical struggles of inequality for black women from the[...]
“Emergence: Where Past and Future Meet” @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Apr 1 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
"Emergence: Where Past and Future Meet" @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
We are, as living creatures, always in emergence, always changing. The caterpillar builds a cocoon and emerges a butterfly.  What is the moment in between caterpillar and butterfly?  In human life, our futures are shaped[...]
“Cultural Continuity and Personal Legacy” @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Apr 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
"Cultural Continuity and Personal Legacy" @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
This Sunday’s program will be in colloquy style, a chance to hear from many voices in the community about the theme of emergence, and to add your reflections, too, if you’re willing. Colloquy will be[...]
“Emergence: Saying Yes” @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Apr 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
"Emergence: Saying Yes" @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Being a “yes-man” (or woman) has sometimes been seen as just going along.  Who wants to be part of a group if you always have to agree?  Saying “no” to defend our boundaries is a[...]