"Journalism, Ethics, and Responsibility to
the Political Process."
Monday, 25 October,
7 PM - A Forum with Ray Hartman
and Ed Bishop.
Saint Peters City Hall, One Saint Peters Centre Blvd, Saint Peters,
Ethics is made most possible in a land of freedom
and democracy. Democracy is only as good as the quality of
information we have. Is our press still free? Are we
citizens getting the independent news that we need to keep America
Ray Hartmann, Ed Bishop, and Bob Greenwell (Leader, Ethical Society)
will speak and participate in a panel discussion with the audience.
Ray Hartmann is known for his outspoken views on the television
show "Donnybrook." He is founder and former editor
of The Riverfront Times. Ed Bishop is Editor and General Manager
of the St. Louis Journalism Review, stationed at Webster
University. Both have extensive experience with the challenges
of journalism and the interaction with politics.
Bob Greenwell is Leader of Ethical Society Mid Rivers, carrying
on its tradition of nonpartisan political-social-ethical commentary.
The program is offered to the community free of charge by the Ethical
The program is planned to end at 8:50 p.m., leaving about 40 minutes
of time for socializing and networking with speakers and guests.
"Ethics as Spiritual Practice"
Sunday, 16 May
260 Brown Road, Saint Peters, MO
Our guest speaker will be Randy Best, who is finishing up his
year as Intern Leader at the Ethical Society of St. Louis.
Come and hear Randy's ideas about spirituality and ethics and
how they connect, and join in the discussion.
"Raising Children Well"
FREE VIDEO SERIES
Sundays, 11, 18, and 25 January, 1 - 2 PM
At the Society.
This Emmy-winning video, shown on PBS, does not just talk about
but gives you simple yet powerful tools to create long-lasting relationships
with your children. You will learn, in a matter of minutes,
how to interact so that your children will actually talk to you.
You will learn the simple skills for dealing with problems at home,
and even more for imparting problem-solving and conflict-resolution
skills to your children. You will learn, finally, the "power
of example" and the practical meaning of that in your family
life. Childcare will be provided for parents who bring their children.