Important Dates for May
5/5                  Zen Teens (1-4pm)
5/6                  Zen Kids/Pre-Teens Program (9am-12pm) and Buddha's Birthday Celebration
5/11 - 5/13      Sangha Treasure Weekend
5/11                Fusatsu ceremony with Shugen Roshi (7:30pm)
5/12                Sangha Treasure meeting —for active sangha participants (7:30pm)
5/13                Jukai ceremony: Taking the precepts
5/16                Ango Art Practice presentations (7-9pm)
5/17 - 5/20      Being the Change with Venerable Bhikkhu Bodhi
5/21 - 5/27      Shuso Hossen Sesshin
 
Please don't let financial issues prevent you from attending a program at the Monastery.
If you can't afford the program fee, there are options.
Sunday Morning Program
The Sunday Program is open to the public and offered every week of the year. If it's your first visit, you'll receive beginning instruction in zazen (Zen meditation) and an orientation to the Monastery.
9am-noon: Liturgy, zazen, and dharma talk
Noon-1pm: Lunch & clean-up
Please arrive by 8:45am and plan to stay for the whole morning. $5 suggested donation.
 
Wednesday Evening Zazen
Beginning instruction in zazen offered weekly except during sesshin; please check our calendar or call first to confirm. 
January-February: 6:30-8pm
March-December: 7:30-9pm

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