There is no way to contain the multitudes of Lane Berk, the longtime Baltimore Ethical Society member who died on November 7, in a few hundred words. So I will try to leave some impressions.
Come learn about growing our local Ethical Societies and effective ways of confronting systemic racism through the distinguishing characteristic of Ethical Culture: the nurturing of ethical relationships and conversations that lead to action.
Hugh was recently interviewed by UnitedCOR and that interview has now been published on their website.
For the first time in years, my travel scheduled allowed me to be in Baltimore for the Martin Luther King Jr. Parade. Even though my recent hip surgery made it hard to march, I was so glad I could cheer on our BES contingent.
The American Ethical Union (AEU), the federating organization representing Ethical Culture nationally, has fought for the rights of marginalized populations for over a century.
On Thursday, April 21st, Leader Hugh Taft-Morales was privileged to offer a 5 minute presentation on “Godless Spirituality” at the 18th Ignite Baltimore in the MICA auditorium.
A new at-a-glance BES resource summarizes major state bills, making it far easier to contact state legislators (one of the most effective ways of effecting positive change).
A new prekindergarten Sunday school program for children three to five years old will launch on March 1.
In the spirit of gratitude and service to our neighbors, our annual canned food and warm clothing drive began at the Stone Soup Fall Festival on November 23 and will run through HumanLight on December 23.
On the blustery Saturday morning of November 1st, a brave group of Baltimore Ethical Society members and friends gathered at Real Food Farms (RFF) in Clifton Park for a volunteer morning.