Welcome to Ethical Culture

The New York Society for Ethical Culture is a humanist community dedicated to ethics, social justice, and education since 1876. We celebrate life’s joys, support each other through life’s crises, and work to make the world a better place.

Come visit our landmark Meeting House for inspiring Sunday Meetings, Ethical Enrichment workshops, family programs, Ethical Action projects, and many other entertaining events.

Learn more about becoming a part of the NYSEC community and use the links below to keep in touch with us online.

Next Sunday Meeting

10/11/2015 - 11:00am
Ceremonial Hall - 4th floor
Dale W Jamieson
Monica Weiss presides

Ethical Blog

Tuesday October 06, 2015

On October 18th and November 15th we will be hosting workshops guided by Russell G. Jones .

Wednesday September 30, 2015
October's Ethical Outlook is packed with news on upcoming programs that make you laugh, think, and be inspired into action.
Friday August 14, 2015
Led by Audrey Kindred
This summer, Ethics For Children hosted a fabulous five session series with Ethics teacher Audrey Kindred and visiting artist Amy Reid titled "Animating Humanism and Humanity." View Photos
Tuesday August 11, 2015
The New York Society for Ethical Culture was very pleased to co-sponsor the Hiroshima and Nagasaki Interfaith Peace Gathering on Wednesday, August 5th, along with the Interfaith Center of New York and the Buddhist Council of New York.
Wednesday July 29, 2015

On April 10-11 Dr. Klaeysen spoke at the Symposium on Death and Dying "Dying Without Deity". A video of her talk can be viewed below.

"A Different KInd of Immortality" by Anne Klaeysen 

Tuesday July 28, 2015
In September, Richard begins his second year of part-time internship with our community, working with Leader Anne Klaeysen. Last year he interned part-time with the Ethical Culture Society of Bergen County in Teaneck, NJ under Leader Joe Chuman’s supervision.

A Call To Action

AEU Ethical Education Conference and Family Weekend

Ethical Education Conference and Family Weekend
November 6-8, 2015
Stony Point Conference Center
Join us for the annual AEU Fall Conference and Family Weekend.  This year's theme is " Barn-Raising a Movement: Helping Our Societies Help Each Other."
We will again meet at Stony Point Conference Center in New York. The weekend is Friday Nov. 6-Sunday November 8. Directors of Ethical Education (DEEs), Sunday School teachers, parents, families, and others interested in learning more about Ethical Education are invited to attend.
Scholarship opportunities are available. See the registration page for details.  Register Now!


Recent Videos

Sunday October 04, 2015
Sunday September 27, 2015