Upcoming Events Calendar

Jul
25
Fri
Friday Morning Well-Being Service
Jul 25 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am

Every Friday morning our service is dedicated to the well-being of those who are suffering and those who have passed on. We begin with a 40 minute period of zazen at 9 a.m. followed by service. This service is a renewal of our Buddhist vows, recitations of Buddhist sutras for well-being and a dedication. If there is someone you would like to receive a dedication of well-being or remembrance of passing, please come to this service. We will add this person or person’s (including pets) name to our dedication. Everyone is welcome.

Jul
26
Sat
Come As You Are Zen
Jul 26 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am

This is an informal Saturday morning program focused on investigating Buddhist teachings for creating ease and skillful response in our daily life. The program begins with short period of meditation followed by a talk on a Buddhist topic. There will be time for a discussion and a short meditation after the talk. The topics are aimed at the beginner as well as the advanced practitioner. Everyone is welcome.

8:30 – 8:50 a.m. meditation
9 – 10:30 a.m. lecture/discussion

Zendo Cleaning
Jul 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Once a month we clean the zendo after Come As You Are. This is an opportunity to spend time with sangha members doing work practice.

Aug
1
Fri
Friday Morning Well-Being Service
Aug 1 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am

Every Friday morning our service is dedicated to the well-being of those who are suffering and those who have passed on. We begin with a 40 minute period of zazen at 9 a.m. followed by service. This service is a renewal of our Buddhist vows, recitations of Buddhist sutras for well-being and a dedication. If there is someone you would like to receive a dedication of well-being or remembrance of passing, please come to this service. We will add this person or person’s (including pets) name to our dedication. Everyone is welcome.

Aug
2
Sat
Come As You Are Zen
Aug 2 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am

This is an informal Saturday morning program focused on investigating Buddhist teachings for creating ease and skillful response in our daily life. The program begins with short period of meditation followed by a talk on a Buddhist topic. There will be time for a discussion and a short meditation after the talk. The topics are aimed at the beginner as well as the advanced practitioner. Everyone is welcome.

8:30 – 8:50 a.m. meditation
9 – 10:30 a.m. lecture/discussion

Aug
5
Tue
Zazen Instruction
Aug 5 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Zazen Instruction is the first Tuesday of every month at 6:30 p.m.

Please wear comfortable clothing.

You may sit on a chair, a meditation cushion or a bench.

Our style of meditation is called shikantanza, which means ‘to just sit’.

Aug
8
Fri
Friday Morning Well-Being Service
Aug 8 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am

Every Friday morning our service is dedicated to the well-being of those who are suffering and those who have passed on. We begin with a 40 minute period of zazen at 9 a.m. followed by service. This service is a renewal of our Buddhist vows, recitations of Buddhist sutras for well-being and a dedication. If there is someone you would like to receive a dedication of well-being or remembrance of passing, please come to this service. We will add this person or person’s (including pets) name to our dedication. Everyone is welcome.

Aug
9
Sat
Come As You Are Zen
Aug 9 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am

This is an informal Saturday morning program focused on investigating Buddhist teachings for creating ease and skillful response in our daily life. The program begins with short period of meditation followed by a talk on a Buddhist topic. There will be time for a discussion and a short meditation after the talk. The topics are aimed at the beginner as well as the advanced practitioner. Everyone is welcome.

8:30 – 8:50 a.m. meditation
9 – 10:30 a.m. lecture/discussion

Aug
15
Fri
Friday Morning Well-Being Service
Aug 15 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am

Every Friday morning our service is dedicated to the well-being of those who are suffering and those who have passed on. We begin with a 40 minute period of zazen at 9 a.m. followed by service. This service is a renewal of our Buddhist vows, recitations of Buddhist sutras for well-being and a dedication. If there is someone you would like to receive a dedication of well-being or remembrance of passing, please come to this service. We will add this person or person’s (including pets) name to our dedication. Everyone is welcome.

Movie Night
Aug 15 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAWe will be watching a movie that is either about Buddhism and/or offers us an opportunity to interpreted it from a Buddhist perspective. Movies to be announced.  Please bring a movie treat to share.

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