Black History Month

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Sunday Platform Meetings

Ethical Action

Ethical Living

Ethical Education

The Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture seeks to be an inclusive community focused on social justice and personal growth.

Upcoming Sunday Platforms

Our Sunday Public Talks (Platforms):

02/18/2023 – From Flute To Ecole Fula Flute
02/25/2023 – Inherent Worth And “Somebodyness”  
03/10/2023 – Heading for Extinction and What to Do About It

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The Bayo Callender Fund

The Bayo Callender Fund at the Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture (BSEC) was established to continue the mission of bringing awareness, learning and information to the general public on issues of race and the practice of racism.  Please click HERE to learn more.

From our blog

Art is the Act of Making (with pictures)

On January 27, 2024, we had our first art show at our new location at 269th 4th Avenue. Almost 2 dozen members brought their artwork, showing that we are surrounded by creativity and talent.There was live music, refreshments, and a lot of laughter and joy. There was...

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Bereavement Announcement

Bayo Ayaba Callender passed suddenly on Monday, October 9, 2023, a victim of cancer. Bayo was a person full of life and expression. She had much to give to the world and she gave unstintingly. After having lived in many parts of the world including China and traveling...

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BSEC Celebrates Halloween 2023

Ethical humanists also like to have fun! Check out some of the pictures from our members celebrating Halloween, and from our Ethics for Children Halloween movie celebration!

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Check out some of our videos:

On Freedom and Risk with Edel Rodriguez

Jerrie Steward – Great Granddaughter of the enslaved Sally Hemings and Thomas Jefferson

Envisioning a Compassionate and Caring City with Council Member Shahana Hanif