Ongoing Offerings

BSMC offers a rich array of weekly ongoing offerings free to the public. No prior meditation experience required to attend. Most programs offer meditation instruction upon request. All are welcome. Click on the individual offerings for more information.

Open Public Sitting Hours

Learn to Meditate Classes

Children and Families




Learn to Meditate

with Shastri Janet Bronstein

March 17th

In this introductory class you will receive the technique, guidance and experience necessary to start a mindfulness-awareness or "peaceful abiding" meditation practice. Continue »

Mindful Monday Community Conversations - Mindfulness and Relationships

March 19th

In this series, on the third Monday of each month, we will practice meditation 7:00-7:30 PM, and engage in a conversation about mindfulness applied to different areas of our life and society, from 7:30-8:30. Continue »

Mindful Hiking

with Michael Cox & Nicholas Buckner

March 24th

Our newest community activity is the brainchild of Michael Cox and Nick Buckner – mindful hiking! Continue »

Sunday Unplugged Meditation Retreat

March 25th

Sunday Unplugged is a monthly opportunity for meditation practice extended beyond the weeknight one-hour sessions. Practice is from 10 am until 1 pm. Continue »

Meditation in Everyday Life (Huntsville)

with Bill Elliott & Nancy Blanton

March 25th—May 6th

In depth practice and discussion of mindfulness/awareness meditation as taught in the Shambhala tradition. A good introduction, open to all. Continue »