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Ethical Culture Weekly 

September 11, 2016 - September 17, 2016

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SUNDAY PLATFORM MEETING - September 11
9/11 After 15 Years: A Reflection
11:00am
Auditorium
Leader Anne Klaeysen and the
Peace of Heart Choir

Almost a generation ago, on a bright Tuesday morning, it felt like the earth had stopped spinning. Tragedy struck in the form of planes turned into weapons.  For More... 
OTHER SUNDAY PROGRAMS 
 
Colloquy on Peace
9:30am
Room 508

Ethics for Children - Open House
10:00am
Adler Study - Room 514  For More...

Chorus Practice
10:30am
Ceremonial Hall

Brunch/Social Hour
12:45pm
6th Floor School Cafeteria

Ethical Death Café
1:30pm
Ceremonial Hall  For More...

Ethics in the News
1:30pm
Room 508
THIS WEEK
Tuesdays with TED - Talks, That Is
Tuesday, September 6
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Elliott Library, Room 507  For More...


Wisdom and World Affairs
Tuesday, September 6
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Room 508  For More...

Great Books Discussion Group - A PASSION IN THE DESERT Honoré de Balzac and more
Wednesday, September 7

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Elliott Library, Room 507   

Leader Lunch Discussion
Thursday, September 8
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Elliott Library, Room 507

United For Action Monthly Meeting
Thursday, September 8
6:30pm - 9:00pm
Elliott Library, Room 507 For More...

Ethics and the Theater - Rapture, Blister, Burn
Friday, September 9
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Ceremonial Hall - 4th floor  For More...
 

NEXT WEEK
Tuesdays with TED - Talks, That Is
Tuesday, September 13
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Elliott Library, Room 507 For More...

Screening: The Same Heart
Tuesday, September 13
7:00pm
Auditorium   For More...

Leader Lunch Discussion
Thursday, September 15
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Elliott Library, Room 507
"There's No Such Thing as Free Will" by Stephen Cave and "Genes Are Overrated" by Nathaniel Comfort, The Atlantic, June 2016  For More...

Empowering Ethical Elders
Adult Protective Services
Thursday, September 15
6:00pm
Elliott Library, Room 507  For More...

The Café at Ethical - John Wilmeth
and Steph Walker

Friday, September 16
7:00pm - 9:30pm
Ceremonial Hall  For More...

UPCOMING
Newcomers' Reception
Monday, September 19
7:00pm
Elliott Library - Room 507  For More...
Tuesdays with TED - Talks, That Is
Tuesday, September 20
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Elliott Library - Room 507  For More...



Adler Reading Seminar

Tuesday, September 20
7:00pm - 8:30pm  
Leaders' Office   For More...


RFRA - Religious Freedom or License to Discriminate
6:30pm

Wednesday, September 21
Ceremonial Hall  For More...


Leader Lunch Discussion
Thursday, September 22
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Elliott Library, Room 507
"The War on Stupid People" by David H. Freedman, The Atlantic, July/August 2016, and "Overvaluing confidence, we've forgotten the power of humility" by Jacob Burak, Aeon Magazine, 7/28/16 For More...

Election 2016 Fatal Attraction
Thursday September 22
6:30pm
Elliott Library, Room 507 For More...

Comedy Club at Ethical
Friday, September 23
7:00pm
Ceremonial Hall  For More...

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