The Winter Festival is always such a fun gathering. We have our candle ceremony, music, the final part of the box party and good food. Here are a few pictures from tonight’s event:
Some pictures from December’s ‘first film’ ‘Out of Cordoba’ with director Jacob Bender!
Many thanks to Ling Tsou of United for Action, for her presentation on the impacts of fracking in New York State and beyond. Thank you, Ling also for the rallying call/pep talk and homework for us to do – sure beats worrying but doing nothing about it! Check out United for action’s webpage and our […]
Welcome back everyone, it was another gorgeous day for a picnic!
We are all gearing up for the big Climate Change March on Sept 21! While the grown ups sat around talking, the Junior Ethics Class hit the ground running by making an awesome environmental poster. I didn’t ask, but I bet it was on recycled paper!
Congratulations to all on completing another year in Junior & Senior Ethics! Here, the Senior Ethics class take to the platform. We watched the Nepal Chapter of the film, ‘Girl Rising’ which the older kids have been studying. It prompted a discussion which ran and ran!
Recently, The Sunday School took two field trips. The first was a trip to the UN. Our Sunday school joined several other Sunday Schools in the region were we attended a lecture on NGOs (non-governmental organizations). Then we all had a rare opportunity to go deep into the halls and lecture rooms where world issues are […]
Senior Ethics Lilly Schulz, Sunday School Director This past winter, the Senior Ethics class visited The Coachman, a family shelter in White Plains. The Sunday School students helped the children living at the shelter make dream catchers. They used twigs, yarn, feathers, beads and plastic jewels to make their artistic creations. Afterwards, they shared snacks […]