Open Public Sitting

FIRST AND THIRD SUNDAY OF EACH MONTH

First Sunday Schedule

9:00-10:30am Meditation practice and instruction; practice period begins and ends with Buddhist chants (come and leave anytime during this period).

Third Sunday Schedule

2:00-4:00pm Meditation practice and instruction; practice period begins and ends with Buddhist chants (come and leave anytime during this period).

Note: The third Sunday practice schedule may be adjusted when other weekend programs are offered; please check the calendar.

EVERY MONDAY

6:00–6:45pm: Evening meditation practice.
No meditation instruction offered on Mondays.

EVERY TUESDAY

6:00–6:45pm: Evening meditation practice.
No meditation instruction offered on Tuesdays.

EVERY THURSDAY

First Thursday Schedule
7:00-8:30pm: Learn to Meditate program–for beginners or to refresh and deepen your practice.  This session is devoted to group meditation instruction and guidance suitable for both first-time visitors and more experienced meditators, including Q&A and discussion, and followed by refreshments.

7:00-8:00pm: Evening meditation practice in small shrine room for those who do not wish to participate in the group meditation instruction.

Rest of the Month Thursday Schedule
7:00-8:30pm:
 Evening meditation practice and instruction in the first half hour, then an hour-long Dharma talk or presentation with discussion (see Calendar for topics), followed by refreshmentsMeditation instruction is offered from 7:00 to 7:30pm.

Everyone is welcome.  Please check the calendar for updates to the schedule.

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