Open Public Sitting Hours

Public Sitting

Every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday evening, mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7:00-8:00 pm.  Thought-provoking discussion from 8 – 8:30 pm on Monday and Thursday.

Wednesday & Friday mornings, 7:00-7:30 am. The Center doors will be open for anyone who wishes to meditate. No instruction available.

Community Practice Evenings 

You are invited to participate in extended group sittings, dharma readings and discussion. This opportunity to practice for up to three hours with other sangha members is now being offered one weeknight a month, rotating through Monday, Tuesday and Thursday nights in upcoming months.

Opening chants and sitting begin at 6 pm; at 8 pm there will be a dharma talk and discussion; we will finish with closing chants by 9 pm.

The regular weeknight meditation session with instruction will still be available from 7 until 8.  You are welcome to join in for all or part of this practice.

Introductory

Learn to Meditate

with Marion Buckley

February 20th

In this introductory class you will receive the technique, guidance and experience necessary to start a mindfulness-awareness or “peaceful abiding” meditation practice. Your teacher will give you detailed instruction and guided meditation so that you have Continue »

Potluck + Movie Night: Human Vol1

February 20th

Join us - and bring a friend! Please arrive at 6 sharp with your dish. We'll fix our plates promptly and dine while watching the film. We'll break halfway through for dessert. Continue »

Enlightened Society: The Virtuous Leader (A Public Program)

with Acharya Daniel Hessey

March 4th—March 5th

We are excited and pleased to have Acharya Dan Hessey from Boulder, Colorado, presenting this Friday night and Saturday program to our community - you won't want to miss it! Continue »

First Monday Dharma Talk - Confronting the Three Poisons: Greed, Aversion, Delusion

March 7th

The first Sunday of each month, we offer a half-hour of meditation followed by a dharma (Buddhist and Shambhala teachings) talk and discussion. Continue »

Sunday Unplugged Meditation Retreat

March 27th

Sunday Unplugged is a monthly opportunity for meditation practice extended beyond the weeknight one-hour sessions. Practice is from 10 am until 1 pm, with the Shambhala Sadhana Full Moon from noon to 1. Continue »