Calendar

Nov 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Today more than ever, youth are finding it difficult to measure up to society’s expectations of achievement and self-promotion. This age of technology, social media and free information can inform, as well as injure.  While[...]
Nov 4 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture - Library
The Voice Continues White, Oolong, Black. Followed by our October workshop, we are going to focus more on the other half of the six categories this time. Taste teas all from Wu Yi Shan. What[...]
Nov 9 @ 7:15 pm – 9:15 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
You are cordially invited to join us for an evening of food, fun and celebrating our community. Please RSVP below:
Nov 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Please note that due to the holiday weekend, there will be no Ethics for Children classes or Yoga November 11 or 25th.
Nov 11 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Memory is a strange experience. We would like to think that our minds record what has happened, like a video tape, but instead, we store bits and pieces of the experience, and our minds construct[...]
Nov 14 @ 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[...]
Nov 18 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
This inter-generational festival of appreciation is led by Remi Gay, a former board officer and long-time member of Brooklyn Ethical who has been granted permission by Native American elders to perform rituals honoring our earth[...]
Nov 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Please note that due to the holiday weekend, there will be no Ethics for Children classes or Yoga November 11 or 25th.
Nov 25 @ 11:00 am Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
What brings you joy at this time of year or any time of year? We will create mini posters of words, drawings, magazine cutouts, quotes or poems that will remind us of what brings meaning[...]
Dec 2 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Will Rogers once said, “It ain’t what we don’t know that gives us trouble, it’s what we know that ain’t so.”  Richard Feynman said it in different words, “”I think it’s much more interesting to[...]
Dec 2 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture - Library
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[...]
Dec 9 @ 11:00 am Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
(c) Adobe Stock Images. Used with permission. Muriel Tillinghast, Brooklyn Ethical’s Ethical Action Committee chairperson, has brought interesting programs to us before including for Enhanced Discussion and the Lucy’s Children group.  On this Sunday, she’ll[...]
Dec 16 @ 11:00 am
There are times we feel like we are in the shadows. And there are times that we realize that even in the shadows we are not alone. In what ways can we remind one another[...]
Dec 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Winter solstice is the longest night of the year. Many religions and faiths honor this time with lights. Come together. Light a candle. Join Rebecca Lurie in this colloquy (participative circle) to reflect and share feelings, needs,[...]
Dec 30 @ 11:00 am Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
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[...]
Dec 31 2018 @ 10:00 pm – Jan 1 2019 @ 2:00 am Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
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[...]
Jan 6 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Making and acting on wise choices is the root of ethics.  How do we make wiser choices and then act on them? Our Clergy Leader, Jone Johnson Lewis, will reflect on the role of choice in[...]
Jan 11 @ 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[...]
Jan 13 @ 10:00 am – 10:50 am Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
(10:00-10:20 Meditation with brief instruction, 10:20-10:30 Walking Meditation, 10:30-10:50 Meditation) Participants can choose to do one 20 min meditation, or do both. Located in the Library Free of charge
Jan 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
A Chinese proverb reminded us: Patience is power: with time and patience the mulberry leaf becomes silk. Very different in some of our communities, therefore we tend to view racism through a lens of less[...]