Calendar

Nov 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Sunday Platform Meeting: How Decentralized Social Movements Can Scale and Win @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
© Simathers | Dreamstime How do the mass popular social movements of our time, from Occupy to Black Lives Matter, create new opportunities for decision-makers, organizations, and political parties to make political and economic change[...]
Thanksgiving Colloquy on Generosity of Spirit @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Nov 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Thanksgiving Colloquy on Generosity of Spirit @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Used with permission Colloquies are an opportunity to come together and to  reflect  in a personal way on a given theme, and may include music, meditation, quotations, and arts activities. Facilitated by Tasha Paley, BSEC[...]
Sunday Platform Meeting: When Hope Is Hard to Find @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Dec 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Sunday Platform Meeting: When Hope Is Hard to Find @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
© Lute Takuvaka | Dreamstime Some song lyrics come to mind in thinking about this week’s platform talk:  “I’ll bring you hope, when hope is hard to find; and I’ll bring a song of love, and[...]
Dec 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Sunday Platform Meeting: The Declaration of Human Rights Today @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
In this time of chaos can we individually and collectively uphold the rights of all? Do we do this in our daily lives with those we deem “less than?” As ethical people (spiritually and professionally)[...]
Kwanzaa: A Colloquy on the Seven Principles @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Dec 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Kwanzaa:  A Colloquy on the Seven Principles @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Kwanzaa is a 7-day holiday, December 26 – January 1, originally created in the 1960s by Maulana Karenga as both a humanistic alternative to Christmas, and an explicitly African American holiday. Karenga later evolved his[...]
One Year At a Time – Colloquy at Year’s End @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Dec 31 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
One Year At a Time - Colloquy at Year’s End @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
  (c) Vaclav Volrab | Dreamstime This colloquy is planned to offer participants the opportunity to use music, collage, participatory and meditative methods to reflect upon and share some of the experiences and meanings offered[...]
New Year’s Eve on the Park @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Dec 31 2017 @ 9:00 pm – Jan 1 2018 @ 2:00 am
New Year's Eve on the Park @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
9:00 pm
New Year’s Eve celebration open house at the mansion. View the fireworks from the garden. Enjoy a campfire with mulled cider, homemade Cha Cha Chili, snacks, beer, wine and champagne cocktails. Dancing with DJ Lobotomy[...]
Sunday Platform Meeting: Living With Intention @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Jan 7 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Sunday Platform Meeting: Living With Intention @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
© Omei26 | Dreamstime.com What are your intentions for this New Year?  An intention is different from a resolution.  An intention is about how you want to be, rather than what you will do.  Of course,[...]
Text Activism Workshop with Oliver Butler @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Jan 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Text Activism Workshop with Oliver Butler @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
7:00 pm
Two hour text activism workshop with Oliver Butler, a fellow Brooklynite who helped Doug Jones win in Alabama from his mobile phone! Members and friends of BSEC can bring their laptop and devices to his[...]
Rikers: Film, Panel, and Discussion @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Jan 13 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Rikers: Film, Panel, and Discussion @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
1:00 pm
Saturday, January 13th, 2018 – The film “Rikers” will be shown at BSEC from 1pm to 4pm and it is free to the public.  A small panel with former inmates and activists will be present to answer your[...]
Colloquy: The Power of Intent @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Jan 14 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Colloquy: The Power of Intent @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Our colloquy auspiciously falls the day before Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday. An excerpt from “The Meaning of the King Holiday”, written by his wife Coretta Scott King, reads as follows: We commemorate Dr. King’s[...]
Jan 15 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Families Celebrate Africa - A Martin Luther King Jr Day Event @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical CUlture
4:00 pm
The Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture offers a fun-filled family event to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr with African music, drumming and dance, face painting, African crafts and activities, stories, food and costumes. DuPree and Barry[...]