Our Sunday Ethical Education for Kids program will be in session, from 10:30 until noon, the same time as our meeting. Topic: Wrap Up–What did you think about this year’s syllabus? Colloquy and play.
This week we continue planning our ethical action program for 2017 with discussion of sustainable development goals set by international agreement through the United Nations. Rich Harrison will provide mini-briefings on SDG#1 (Zero Hunger), SDG#10 (Reduce Inequalities), and SDG#13 (Action on the Climate). The mini-briefings will be held 10:15 – 10:25 a.m. at the Ethical Action Table. Everyone is invited.
10:00 am – Coffee and conversation
10:15 am – SDG #1, 10, & 13 Mini-Briefing
10:30 am – Program begins
Please remember to bring non-perishable food items, and empty printer cartridges for the benefit of the Central Texas Food Bank. The Food Bank will also gratefully accept checks.
ESA Statement of Purpose
The Ethical Society of Austin is a humanistic organization inspired by the ideal that the supreme aim of human life is working to create a more humane society. Our faith is in the responsibility and capacity of human beings to act in their personal relationships and in the larger community to help create a better world. Our commitment is to the worth and dignity of the individual, and to treating each human being so as to bring out the best in him or her. Members join together to assist each other in developing ethical ideas and ideals…to celebrate life’s joys and support each other through life’s crises…to work together to improve our world and the world of our children.