Detailed Schedule

Weekly Schedule

If you are a newcomer to our zendo please click here for more information.
During the 2017-2018 calendar year, the zendo will be closed on:

~ Labor Day Weekend
~ Halloween
~ Thanksgiving Weekend
~ Christmas Week (Dec. 20, 2017-Jan. 1, 2018)
~ Memorial Day Weekend
~ In August -- closed Saturday mornings and Thursday evenings
~ Between January 30 and March 13 -- closed on Thursday evenings (for ango)

Zazen Schedule (weekly)

Tuesday evenings (primary sitting of the week):
Zendo opens at 6:15 p.m.
Zazen begins promptly at 6:55 p.m. and ends at 9 p.m.
Dharma talk given

Thursday evenings:
Zendo opens at 6:15 p.m.
Zazen begins promptly at 6:55 p.m. and ends at 9 p.m.
Zen Council practice: 1st Thursday of each month (except during Ango, and in July and August)
The zendo is closed on Thursday evenings in August.

Saturday Mornings:
Zendo opens at 8:30 a.m.
Zazen begins promptly at 8:55 a.m. and ends at 10:40 a.m.
The zendo is closed on Saturday mornings in August
It will also be closed on Sat. Nov. 18, 2017 and Sat. March 3, 2018

Work Practice is carried out at the end of the Saturday morning sitting. It is a short period (15 minutes) of silent, mindful work in the zendo. Work Practice is one of the four components of Zen practice.

Thursday and Friday Mornings (Closed Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday mornings):
Zendo opens at 7:15 a.m.
Zazen begins promptly at 7:30 a.m. and ends at 8:30 a.m.
The zendo will be closed for morning sitting on Fri., Nov. 17, 2017 and Fri., March 2, 2018

Introduction to Zen:
Our main introductory class is offered on the 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month and is geared towards people with no prior experience with Zen, or people who have practiced in the past and would like a refresher. An abbreviated version of the intro class is offered every Tuesday evening, before our regular evening sitting with dharma talk. Please click here for details.

For information on our all-days sittings, weekend and week retreats, Rohatsu and ango periods, Zen Council practice, and special workshops, see Programs in the drop-down menu above.