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Ethical Society of Asheville - Monthly Platform Meeting

20 May 2012

Celebrating the founding of the Ethical Culture movement in 1876 "Ethical Heroes – From Jacob Riis to Eleanor Roosevelt" will be presented in reader theater style at the Sunday, May 20th meeting of the Ethical Society of Asheville, 2:00-3:30 PM, at the Friends Meeting House, 227 Edgewood Road in North Asheville (off Merrimon Avenue near UNCA) . This is a new meeting location. This play written by a member of the Ethical Society of Boston, Stanley Wayne, features seven ethical heroes and will be performed by members of the Ethical Society of Asheville. There will be a discussion period following the presentation. Following the meeting, there will be time for informal conversation. All are welcome! For more information contact: asheville@aeu.org, www.aeu.org, ethicalsocietyasheville@gmail.com or 828 687-7759.

The Ethical Society of Asheville is a humanist, educational, philosophical, non-theistic alternative to traditional religions. It is affiliated with the American Ethical Union, which is affiliated with the American Humanist Association and the International Humanist and Ethical Union. Members are inspired by the ideal that the supreme aim of human life is working to create a more humane society. Their 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.