Posts from December 2012

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Reflection, Change, Opportunity

by Bart Worden

As we are getting close to the end of another year it’s a good time to reflect on what this one has brought us and to prepare for what is ahead. 2012 has been a year of significant change at our Society as my appointment as the executive director for the American Ethical Union and […]

Time, Talent – and Treasure

by Bart Worden

The fall membership meeting traditionally kicks off our pledge campaign, and so it did again this November. But this year before we got into dollars and cents I introduced a system for tracking another kind of contribution to the society. It is true, of course, that the Society needs money to keep us rolling along. […]


by Bart Worden

Matteo Maroun and Noah Velazquez enjoyed a weekend at the YES (Youth in Ethical Societies) conference in St. Louis, Missouri and Camp Manitowa in Benton, llinois. The boys flew out to St. Louis on Thursday, November 8. They were hosted by the St. Louis Ethical Culture Society on Thursday night and spent Friday touring St. […]

AEU Religious Education Fall Conference

by Bart Worden

The Religious Education (“RE”) weekend, sponsored by the A.E.U. was held November 4-7 in Stony Point, New York. Taken from the book of the same name, the conference focus was on “Love, Logic and Ethics”, with recommendations and suggestions for RE teachers and parents for helping children develop empathy, and critical thinking skills grounded in […]