Calendar

Jul 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Experiences of Othering: An Improvisation-based Theatrical Experience @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Co-created by Village Playback Theater with Personal Stories from the Audience We’ve probably all had moments when we felt we didn’t fit in – experiences in which we have felt excluded, bullied, diminished, objectified –[...]
Jul 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Sunday Meeting: Queer Safe(r) Space:  Black Church Concerts @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
From our Intern Clergy Leader, Jé Exodus Hooper:  Homosexuality in the Black church could be considered by many an intersectionality of the sacred and profane. Secularist and the religious community agree on the antithetical positionality[...]
Jul 29 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Introduction to PLAYBACK THEATRE with Susan Metz facilitator of PLAYBACK THEATRE in Cuba. @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture - Library
3:00 pm
PLAYBACK THEATRE is an audience participatory experience used in community centers, schools, nonprofits, colleges, conferences and other personal gatherings, to elicit stories which are reflected and enacted by the Theatre members. PLAYBACK THEATRE has been[...]
Decolonized Eyes: Embodied Engagement with Experience @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Aug 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Decolonized Eyes: Embodied Engagement with Experience @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
This platform explores an ethical approach to engaging art for the purposes of justice. In it, we explore strategies for disrupting the colonial gaze when engaging the experiences of people of color as expressed through[...]
Humanitas: The making of a film and fellowship @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Aug 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Humanitas: The making of a film and fellowship @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Jé Hooper, our summer intern, and upcoming Ethical Culture Leader, offers a panel discussion with the staff and cast of Humanitas. Join Storäe Michele, the Society’s own black female director, and screenwriter, as she moderates[...]
A Writing Workshop for Everyone @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Aug 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
A Writing Workshop for Everyone @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
(c) Adobe, used with permission Brooklyn Ethical member Kim Brandon will lead us in a reflection on ethical living, and guide us into writing a short piece that we can then choose to share or not.  This[...]
Music Speaks Louder Than Words @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Aug 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Music Speaks Louder Than Words @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Consider how music often motivates us to move — and has often been used in social justice work to communicate and motivate in ways that simple words and speeches do not. Join us for a[...]
Turning Dreams and Visions Into Reality @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Sep 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Turning Dreams and Visions Into Reality @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
This colloquy, facilitated by Dora Gray, Ph.D., was inspired by the document, A Humanist Manifesto,  originally written in 1933 with revisions occurring in 1973 and 2003. A manifesto is a statement published by a person or[...]
Our Part in This World @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Sep 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Our Part in This World @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Watch Lily Rivkin’s compelling documentary “Heather Booth: Changing the World ”  about this Chicagoan’s lifelong social activism.   Reflect on the personal, cultural and community-changing  paths we each have taken in this world. Consider reading our founding EC Leader’s[...]
Vision: Repair, Repentance, Renewal @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Sep 16 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Vision: Repair, Repentance, Renewal @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
This month, we’ll be focusing our ethical thoughts on vision.  Repair, repentance, and renewal are part of the practice of intentional imagination and commitment to an envisioned future.   This week opens our new program season for[...]
Ethics for Children Class @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Sep 16 @ 11:01 am – 12:30 pm
Ethics for Children Class @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture | New York | United States
11:01 am
Our Ethics for Children program provides a fun, focused learning environment for kids 1 to 12 years old to explore topics that foster empathy, respect and a deeper understanding of self and others. These include:[...]
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[...]