Past Events

Winter Open House Event

Thursday, Jan 2 at The School of Practical Philosophy, 12 East 79th Street Friday, Jan 3, 2020 at 7 PM at the West Side YMCA, 5 West 63rd Street

Attend a free introductory conversation about how self-knowledge can bring each of us sustainable happiness.

PLEASE NOTE: This free event is intended for NEW and PROSPECTIVE students and those curious about The School of Practical Philosophy. Current students or students who have already taken Philosophy Works are asked not to register for this event.

Emerson Study Day - Experience

November 10, 8:30 am - 1 pm The School of Practical Philosophy, 12 East 79th Street, New York, NY

Come explore the spiritual and intellectual legacy of America’s great philosopher
and teacher, Ralph Waldo Emerson. Drawing on the wisdom of Plato and the
Eastern traditions, Emerson knew from direct experience and observation that
Unity is the true reality. His affirmation of Unity was total, and he encourages
people to discover this for themselves.

Plato Study Day: The Great Escape

October 13, 9:00AM-3:30PM The School of Practical Philosophy, 12 East 79th Street, New York, NY

Join us to discover why Socrates said the “unexamined life is not worth living” and enter into a conversation involving life’s most important questions. In giving serious consideration to these, you may well discover answers for yourself that will positively impact your daily living.

The day includes an opening presentation, group study sessions, a great Greek lunch, light entertainment, and closing reception. Family and friends are welcome and no prior study of Plato is required.