Monday, March 31, 2014


NYC Teens,

Please contact us at Ethics For Teen Leaders:
      -- to arrange your inclusion in upcoming meetings and activities.
      -- if you'd like help to organize a Social Justice DEED CLUB or workshop in your school.
      -- if you'd like to participate in monthly NYSEC DEED CLUB
      -- if you want to join our Coming of Age group
      -- if you want to join our field trips and outings
      -- to share your hopes with us!

In the larger Ethical Culture framework, teen gatherings are referred to as YES, which stands for Youth of Ethical Societies -- or you could think of it as "YES!!!! You can make a difference!"  You are welcome to join the the Teen YES In Deed Club at New York Society For Ethical Culture.
Also, if you are under 17, you may be interested in our Coming of Age program.

People's Climate March
Sept. 14, 2:00-4pm -- an activist craft workshop:  discussion of purpose, preparation of large-puppet costumes and signs for march.  All ages and skill levels welcome. Feel free to bring crafty recycled things -- like old clothing to morph and decorate, etc. Craft stuff also provided. Come have fun! Bring friends! 
Sept. 20, 6:30 -- Saturday evening at Ethical, a great chance to hear from leaders deeply knowledgable about climate issues threatening our planet. RSVP to to attend as a helper & learner -- in exchange, our program will pay your ticket price. We ALSO invite you to SLEEP OVER on our ROOF TOP! 
Sept. 21, The People's Climate March on the United Nations' International Day Peace.  Meet at 10am at NYSEC for prep and bagels and we will head out together. 

Teens are ALWAYS invited to NYSEC's 11:00 a.m. Sunday morning community gatherings at: 2 W. 64th Street, at Central Park West, NYC, 5th floor --
followed by free lunch (free for teens, that is!) and intergenerational discussion.

Once a month, on a Sunday afternoon 2-4pm NYSEC's Teen Deed Club will meet -- please contact us to let us know you would like the details.  Dates for the fall include:  Sept 14 &21, Oct. 19, Nov. 23, Dec. 14. 

COMING OF AGE program:  see

By arrangement (please write to, we also welcome teens at that time to act as helpers in our Ethics For Children's Programming, working with younger children, while earning community service credits.  In particular, we would love help on days of our intergenerational events/festivals at 10am (early arrival for set up), including:
Sept. 21, Nov. 2, Nov. 23, Dec. 21

Things to look forward to this season:
       -- Teen Deed Club 
       -- International Day of Peace
       -- March Against Climate Change
       -- Youth Tour of United Nations
       -- Activist Walks
       -- Ethically DJ-ed Teen Parties
       -- Speed Deed events!
          Lead a deed you are passionate about!  And bring friends!

Contact Teen Advisors to get involved or RSVP at
and request access to our Teen facebook group. Also, visit our Facebook page at: