Calendar

Jul 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Enhanced Discussion is entering another cycle of talks and exposures around and on the issue of race/racism here and in select other places.  For your calendar, please mark these dates (more details coming soon):  July 11[...]
Jul 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
(c) Adobe. Used with permission. In his talk, Black Art and the Ethics of Disruption, Joe Tolbert Jr. will explore the ways that Black expressive culture enacts an ethics of disruption and the impact that[...]
Jul 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
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 Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
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 Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture - Library
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[...]
Aug 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
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[...]
Aug 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
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[...]
Aug 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
(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[...]
Aug 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
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[...]
Sep 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
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[...]
Sep 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
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[...]
Sep 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Enhanced Discussion is entering another cycle of talks and exposures around and on the issue of race/racism here and in select other places.  For your calendar, please mark these dates (more details coming soon):  July 11[...]
Sep 16 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
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[...]
Sep 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
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[...]
Sep 23 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
We often sing a song: “There’s Room at the Table for Everyone.”  But do we need to include those whose values are not only contradictory, but whose values include destroying so much that we hold[...]
Sep 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture - Library
If you’ve been wondering about this Society and community, this is an opportunity to learn more, share your own hopes for connection, and get to know some of the people at BSEC. If you’ve been[...]
Sep 30 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Award-winning historian Jeanne Theoharis debunks contemporary imaginings of the civil rights movement in her new book, A More Beautiful and Terrible History: The Uses and Misuses of Civil Rights History. By showing how the movement[...]
Oct 7 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
This colloquy, facilitated by Dora Gray, Ph.D., is about the music desired at our gatherings here at Brooklyn Ethical.  What inspires you? What would you like to hear? Would you prefer to sit and listen to music,[...]
Oct 7 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture - Library
Mountains Start Talking Yellow, Green & Dark. Introduce three tea categories out of the main six, taste teas from the bamboo forest surrounded Gu Zhu Shan, to snow-covered Gao Li Gong Shan,  to the foggy[...]
Oct 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Enhanced Discussion is entering another cycle of talks and exposures around and on the issue of race/racism here and in select other places.  For your calendar, please mark these dates (more details coming soon):  July 11[...]