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Ethical Culture Society of Westchester
Our faith is in the human capacity to create a better world.

Upcoming Events

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Future of Ethical Societies Conference for Millenials

May 27, 2016 – May 30, 2016

Want a great way to spend Memorial Day Weekend? In Brooklyn, no less?! Join young Ethical Humanists in Brooklyn, New York during Memorial Day Weekend 2016, May 27-30, for the 13th annual Future of Ethical Societies (FES) Conference! FES is created and run by the Ethical Culture Movement’s young adult members. We come together to […]


Tuesdays @ Dorry’s Weekly Table Talk: Emergency Preparedness

May 31, 2016
6 pm - 7 pm

Join us at Dorry’s Diner for a talk on emergency preparedness by guest speaker Capt. David Burpee of the White Plains Dept. of Public Safety. In his talk, “Are You Ready?” Captain Burpee will include some things we know, some we might not, and how to motivate ourselves to be really ready. His talk will […]

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First Friday Film: “Forks Over Knives”

June 3, 2016
7:30 pm

The documentary “Forks Over Knives” examines the claim that most, if not all, of the degenerative diseases that afflict us, like cancer and diabetes, can be controlled, or even reversed, by rejecting our present menu of animal-based and processed foods.  The major story line in the film traces the personal journeys of a pair of […]

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Ethical Education Moving Up Day

June 5, 2016
10:30 am

Celebrate Ethical Education Moving Up Day on Sunday, June 5 with Ali McDowell and the rest of ECSW!    


On Ethical Activism

Last Sunday on the 22nd, the Ethical Culture Society of Westchester’s (ECSW) leader, Bart Worden, gave a thought-provoking talk on ethical activism. While most of us have an idea of what encompasses ethics, ECSW takes ethics a step further by calling us to act on our ethics. The words “ethics” and “activism” are not often […]

“Free Speech/Hate Speech” to be hosted by the Ethical Culture Society of Westchester

Words can certainly be hurtful and can, at times, lead to confrontation and even violence. Restricting the capacity to speak can also be hurtful as it closes off opportunities for dialogue and prevents the open exchange of ideas that can encourage greater understanding. As noted by Jonathan Rauch, a fellow at the Brookings Institution, “…painful […]

New Director of Ethics For Children Program at the Ethical Culture Society of Westchester

The Ethical Culture Society of Westchester is pleased to announce the hiring of Alexandra (Ali) Weisman McDowell as director of Ethical Education. Ms. McDowell is an educator with a master’s degree from Bank Street College of Education. Interested families are invited to bring their children at 10:00 a.m. on opening day, Sunday, September 13, to […]

On Our Calendar

We warmly welcome the public to our meetings and activities!
  • Colloquy - Sundays at 9:30 am
  • Each month we hold a Book group.
  • Once a month the men's group enjoys a Night Out.

We have many functions, classes, and events. See a full list on our main calendar.

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