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“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[...]
“Creation Stories and Creativity” @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
May 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
"Creation Stories and Creativity" @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Different cultures have very different myths about the creation of the universe and humanity, from Genesis and even earlier stories, through the Big Bang.  These stories help shape the way we think and feel about[...]
“What Does It Mean to Be a Creative Community?” @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
May 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
"What Does It Mean to Be a Creative Community?" @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Is our community a creative community?  What would that mean?  Sure, we have a lot of people around who are poets and artists and who create as individuals.  But what does it mean to be[...]
Ethics for Children – Stepping Up Ceremony @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Jun 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Ethics for Children - Stepping Up Ceremony @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
  The students in our Ethics for Children program are excited to celebrate this year of learning adventures at our annual Stepping Up ceremony! All classes will have a little something to present as we share[...]
Annual Members Meeting @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Jun 24 @ 1:15 pm – 3:00 pm
Annual Members Meeting @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
1:15 pm
Dear Members, Please join us for our Annual Members’ Meeting, on Sunday, June 24th at 1:15 PM, following our Ethics for Children  “Stepping Up Ceremony!” The children are excited to celebrate this year of learning[...]
AnneMarie’s Birthday Celebration @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Sep 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
AnneMarie's Birthday Celebration @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
1:00 pm
On this Sunday, at 1 pm we’ll have a special celebration of one of our oldest members.  All are invited to the 96th birthday celebration for longtime BSEC member/photographer AnneMarie Mogil, featuring an exhibition of photographs selected[...]
7th Annual Pledge Dinner @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Nov 9 @ 7:15 pm – 9:15 pm
7th Annual Pledge Dinner @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
7:15 pm
You are cordially invited to join us for an evening of food, fun and celebrating our community. Please RSVP below: Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens[...]
TeaXchange  – Life Reflection thru the Lens of Tea @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture - Library
Dec 2 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
TeaXchange  - Life Reflection thru the Lens of Tea @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture - Library
2:00 pm
Boil The Leaf Yes, boil the leaf! Like how we cook medicine in the old time and like how many cultures are still doing. What we are going to discover? Besides workshop on boiling the[...]
Kwanzaa: A Colloquy on the Seven Principles @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Dec 30 @ 11:00 am
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[...]
New Year’s Eve on the Park @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Dec 31 2018 @ 10:00 pm – Jan 1 2019 @ 2:00 am
New Year's Eve on the Park @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
10:00 pm
New Year’s Eve celebration open house at the mansion. Be warm watching the Prospect Park fireworks in B.S.E.C’s beautiful garden and landmark meeting house. Make some Smores beside our outdoor firepit, enjoy our famous “Cha[...]