Directions to the Society

The Riverdale-Yonkers Society for Ethical Culture is located near the Fieldston campus in the Bronx. Map is below.

Riverdale-Yonkers Society for Ethical Culture
4450 Fieldston Road
Riverdale, New York 10471
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Directions to the Ethical Society

 

Public Transportation

You can take the subway and walk about 6/10 of a mile, or shorten your walk to about 2/10 of a mile by taking a bus.

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  • Take the IRT #1 to 231st Street
  • Then take the #7, #10 or #20 bus to 239st Street and Riverdale Ave.
  • Walk north to where the road forks before the underpass, and bear right onto Manhattan College Parkway for about 1 block
  • You’ll find the Ethical Culture Building to your left

OR

  • Take the IRT #1 subway to 242nd Street and Van Cortlandt Park
  • Then walk about 3/4 mile up the winding hill on Manhattan College Parkway
  • The Ethical Culture Building will be to your right where Manhattan College Parkway meets Fieldston Rd.

OR

  • M.T.A. Express Bus Service may be available. Please check schedules:
  • BxM1 (Riverdale, Bronx – East Midtown, Manhattan)
  • BxM2 (Riverdale, Bronx – West Midtown, Manhattan)

For more information, please call the MTA during the week at (718) 445-3100 or visit their website at www.mta.info.

By Car

The Society is near exit 20 (W 239 St) from 9A, the Henry Hudson Parkway, and not far from exit 11 (Van Cortlandt Pk S) from I-87, the Major Deegan Expressway.

Click for details: driving from the north via Saw Mill/Henry Hudson Parkway

  • Take Saw Mill Parkway South to Henry Hudson Parkway South
  • Exit 21 at W 246th Street
  • Follow South 1/4 mile to traffic light
  • Left onto W 246th Street (onto overpass)
  • Straight ahead East for 2 blocks to traffic circle
  • Right onto Fieldston Road
  • Follow South for 1/4 mile to the Ethical Culture Building (at the end of the street on left corner)
  • Parking is directly ahead to the Left or Right

Click for details: driving from the south via West Side Highway / Henry Hudson Parkway

  • Take West Side Highway North to Henry Hudson Parkway North
  • Exit 21 at W 246th Street
  • Short distance to traffic light
  • Right onto W 246th Street
  • Straight ahead East for 2 blocks to traffic circle
  • Right onto Fieldston Road
  • Follow South for 1/4 mile to the Ethical Culture Building (at the end of the street on left corner)
  • Parking is directly ahead to the Left or Right

Click for details: driving from the east via the Major Deegan

  • From the Major Deegan (I-87 either North or South)
  • Exit 11 at Van Cortlandt Park South
  • Turn West onto Van Cortlandt Park South
  • Follow 2 blocks West to Broadway (US-9 North)
  • Turn Right onto Broadway
  • Follow 3 blocks North past W 242nd Street
  • Turn left after W 242nd Street (after the subway terminal ends)
  • Straight ahead 1 block
  • Turn left again onto Manhattan College Parkway
  • Follow the winding Manhattan College Parkway about 3/4 of a mile all the way to Fieldston Rd. (make a right at the top of the hill & then a left past Manhattan College & then proceed to Fieldston Rd.)
  • The Ethical Culture Building is on the Right, Parking is on the Left

Sunday Meetings

Apr
18
Sun
11:00 am Becoming Our Best: Colloquy
Becoming Our Best: Colloquy
Apr 18 @ 11:00 am
Becoming Our Best: Colloquy @ New York | United States
A colloquy is a participative meeting, where everyone’s voices can be heard.  Our focus this week in the colloquy is Bringing Out Our Best.  What does that mean to you, personally? as a community?  What[...]
Apr
25
Sun
10:30 am Rethinking Personal Wealth: Tabo...
Rethinking Personal Wealth: Tabo...
Apr 25 @ 10:30 am
Rethinking Personal Wealth: Taboos and Transparency @ New York | United States
  Many Americans feel there is something deeply wrong about the staggering wealth inequality in the United States. Those who seek collective solutions often promote progressive taxation and government support for those on the lower[...]
May
2
Sun
11:00 am Sunday Meeting May 2021
Sunday Meeting May 2021
May 2 @ 11:00 am
Sunday Meeting May 2021 @ New York | United States
Watch this space for more information! Each week, we meet at 11 am – 12:30 pm (plus time for socializing) to consider major issues of the day. 11 a.m. is gathering time, to meet and[...]
May
9
Sun
11:00 am Sunday Meeting May 2021
Sunday Meeting May 2021
May 9 @ 11:00 am
Sunday Meeting May 2021 @ New York | United States
Watch this space for more information! Each week, we meet at 11 am – 12:30 pm (plus time for socializing) to consider major issues of the day. 11 a.m. is gathering time, to meet and[...]

Learning & Community

Apr
15
Thu
7:00 pm Ethics on Tap
Ethics on Tap
Apr 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Ethics on Tap @ New York | United States
Free-ranging casual discussion of ethical issues that are alive for you, and an opportunity to meet and interact with others interested in ethical issues.  We will meet, until further notice, online.  See below for information.[...]
Apr
21
Wed
7:00 pm Monuments and Memorialization
Monuments and Memorialization
Apr 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Monuments and Memorialization
Memorials to Slavery, Lynching, and the Holocaust How do we memorialize history that has dehumanized people?  The Montgomery Four will discuss their trip to the National Memorial for Peace and Justice in Montgomery, on this third anniversary[...]

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