Democracy & the Green New Deal for Schools

We invited Congressman Jamaal Bowman, who represents the district our Society where our Society building is located and in which many of our members live, to speak.  He is the sponsor of the Green New Deal for Schools, currently before the United States Congress.

In-person: we will have LIMITED in-person participation. Our presider, Jone Johnson Lewis, will be at the Meeting House, and our speaker will join us on the large screen there via Zoom.  Please register using the button on this page.  Registration is open from the previous Sunday through the day before the meeting at 5 pm. A reminder that proof of vaccination (at least first dose) is required if attendee is 12 or older. Also required: mask while indoors, sanitize hands, respect social distance.

Zoom: we will include Zoom participation.  See this page for how to join the Zoom meeting.

We will have gathering time in-person and on Zoom from 11-11:15 to socialize a bit, then begin promptly at 11:15 am ET.  We will try to end by 12:15, reducing in-meeting participation.  In-person socializing time (with social distancing and masking) will be until 12:45 pm, the Zoom room will be open until 1 pm for socializing.

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Oct 17 2021


America/New York
11:00 am



The Riverdale-Yonkers Society for Ethical Culture is located near the Fieldston Ethical Culture School campus in the Bronx. Click for a map to find directions:

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