Events & Retreats

September 26, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – September 28, 2014 @ 1:00 pm
We’ll begin at 5pm on Friday September 26th with general orientations, jobs and questions, followed by supper at 6pm. The sesshin will officially open at 7.30 in the zendo.  The general timetable will see sitting from 6am to 9pm with[...]
October 11, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Sangha member Helga Schimkat will be offering a 2 hour workshop on Saturday, October 11th from 10 – 12 on the Hows and Whys of Being Vegan. This workshop is being offered as a follow up[...]
October 12, 2014 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Everyone is welcome to join us.  Attending a total of three samu or sangha meetings is one requirement of becoming a member. There will be one round of meditation at 10:30 pm before the meeting begins for anyone who would[...]
November 1, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Everyone is welcome to join us for samu (work practice). We do a variety of maintenance and special projects in and around the center. From late spring to early fall there is usually work in the garden.  Attending a[...]
December 2, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – December 7, 2014 @ 1:00 pm
Save the date for our Rohatsu Sesshin. This is a five day sesshin commemorating the buddha’s enlightenment. Each day there will be a teisho (dharma talk) and dokusan (private interviews) available with Zen teacher Henry[...]
December 13, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Everyone is welcome to join us for samu (work practice). We do a variety of maintenance and special projects in and around the center. From late spring to early fall there is usually work in the garden.  Attending a[...]