Ali Weisman McDowell

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 meet Ms. McDowell and learn about the curriculum. At the 10:30 a.m. morning meeting Richard Koral will speak on “An Introduction to Ethical Culture.” Afterwards, everyone’s invited to enjoy a cookout in the Society’s green backyard/playground.

Children in grades K-8 are welcome to participate in the classes. Childcare is also provided for younger children. Anyone with questions about the Ethics For Children program can contact Ms. McDowell at

The Ethical Society is located at 7 Saxon Wood Road in White Plains, adjacent to the Saxon Woods Pool and just north of Hutch Exit 23N. Phone number is 914 948-1120. Its website is