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

11/29/2015 - 11:00am
Ceremonial Hall - 4th floor
Zephyr Teachout

Ethical Blog

Friday November 20, 2015

December's Ethical Outlook is now available. Checkout the great events coming up including a very special New Year's Eve Party!

Friday November 20, 2015

Interesting article on the ethics of travel hacks.

Friday November 06, 2015

Leader Anne Klaeysen is featured in the latest AEU Ethical Action Report. Read it here.

Thursday October 29, 2015
On Friday, 10/23, NYSEC hosted a community event called Campaign 4 NY/NY Housing Forum (http://www.nynycampaign.org/)
Tuesday October 27, 2015

November's Ethical Outlook includes great upcoming opportunities to get involved on topics you care about at NYSEC, in the USA, and around the world.

Wednesday October 14, 2015

Leader Anne Klaeysen weighs in on how to improve our daily commute.

New Year's Eve Party!

Please join us for New Year's Eve! 

• Live music – a terrific three-piece band
• Dancing – ballroom, swing, and do your own thing
• Entertainment – dancers, songs, raffle
• Fun with: silly hats, party horns, confetti
• Table seating – for your comfort and camaraderie
• Wine, cheese, nibbles
• Light buffet dinner
• Midnight countdown
• Bubbly for midnight toast
• Fireworks over Central Park viewed from our rooftop at midnight

Recent Videos

Sunday November 22, 2015
Sunday November 15, 2015