Calendar

Dec 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
School Integration As a Step Toward a Sustainable Future with Shino Takinawa @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Although racism, capitalism and climate change (or the fate of the planet) are tightly intertwined, most of us work in separate spheres to address issues or develop solutions. However, problems that ail our society, be[...]
Winter Solstice – Bring Light @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Dec 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Winter Solstice - Bring Light @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Winter solstice is the longest night of the year. Many cultures and faiths honor this time with lights. Come together. Light a candle, let us send light to a world that needs it so much[...]
Dec 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Reflections at the Winter Solstice Colloquy with Janice Novet @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Let’s join together and reflect on the ways our lives align with what matters most to us, what we will harvest from the past year, and what we will carry into the future to move our[...]
KWANZAA CELEBRATION UJAMMA - DAY 4 | COOPERATIVE ECONOMICS - Family, Community and Culture
11:00 am
Sunday Morning Meeting: 11:00 AM – 12:30 AM Cooperative Economics featuring Word Up Cafe: 12:30 – 1:00 PM Lighting of Kwanzaa Candles and Karamu Feast: 1:00 – 2:00 PM Speaker: Nettie Paisley, Interfaith Minister, Social[...]
Calling In vs Calling Out - Practical Strategies for Discussing Racism
11:00 am
In today’s climate of increasing conflict across the political divide, it’s become the norm to “call out” people who’ve made racist comments. While calling someone out by yelling at them, labeling them as racist, or[...]
Move the Money from War to our Communities. @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Jan 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Move the Money from War to our Communities. @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
With Tom Gogan from MovetheMoney-NYC This Resolution 747A-2019 would put our city on official record in favor of making substantial cuts to the Pentagon war budget that robs the city and its residents of money[...]
Coloquy – Martin Luther King Jr @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Jan 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Coloquy - Martin Luther King Jr @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Join us for a conversation colloquy about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. We will have a discussion on facts and trivia e.g. MLK Jr. could have been named Michael. Is it a fact that MLK was assassinated on[...]
Jan 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
The Encampment for Citizenship - An Experience in Participatory Democracy @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
The Encampment for Citizenship, founded in 1946 by Ethical Culture Leader Algernon D. Black and Alice (“Nanny”) Pollitzer, a prominent civic leader, offered an opportunity for “young adults of many religious, racial, social and national[...]
Feb 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Stirrings: How Activist New Yorkers Ignited a Movement for Food Justice @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Speaker: Lana Dee Povitz and Kathy Goldman Presider: Rebecca Lurie Featuring Music by: The Brooklyn Women’s Chorus Author Lana Dee Povitz talks with the book’s most featured protagonist, Kathy Goldman. The stories touch the range[...]
Resistance and Resilience @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Feb 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Resistance and Resilience @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
The presentation will provide a brief timeline on enslavement and legislated freedom in New York State; the perils of life in the North; first-hand accounts of people who were fugitives from Slavery in Brooklyn; the[...]
Feb 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
John Brown (May 9, 1800 – December 2, 1859), A Catalyst for Change @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Americans, perhaps more than other nationals, want to believe the best about their country.  The prevailing historical norms generally point to people who stand with little ambiguity relative to the “big picture” of what is America[...]
While She Waits for The Freedom - In honor of Ida B. Wells
11:00 am
2020- African Americans and the Vote The year 2020 marks the centennial of the Nineteenth Amendment and the culmination of the women’s suffrage movement.  The year 2020 also marks the sesquicentennial of the Fifteenth Amendment[...]