CALENDAR
SPRING
2015

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SPEAKERS
Apr 13 Lee DeBarros
Apr 20 Jiryu Mark Rutschman-Byler
Apr 27 Natalie Davidson
May 4 Full Moon Ceremony
May 11 Lee DeBarros
May 18 Retreat Night
May 25 Book Discussion:
When Things Fall Apart
June 1 Book Discussion:
When Things Fall Apart
June 8 Book Discussion:
When Things Fall Apart
June 15 Lee DeBarros
June 22 Book Discussion:
When Things Fall Apart
June 30 Book Discussion:
When Things Fall Apart
July 6 Lee DeBarros
July 13 Book Discussion:
When Things Fall Apart
July 20 TBA
July 27 Retreat Night
August
No Gatherings this month.
We will resume gathering
Sept 7 TBA
PRACTICE PERIOD
This practice period will be April 26th to June 7th and be led by Christine Palmer and Tom Millard.  This practice period will conclude the the 'shusoship' of Natalie Davidson with a special Shuso Ceremony.  More details will be posted about this ceremony.
We will open with a One Day Sitting at Dominican's St. Benincasa Chapel, 9a-6:30pm.  The practice period will include a Thurs. evening class.  We will end the practice period with a Three Day
Sesshin, also at St. Benincasa Chapel June 5, 6 and 6.  The Shuso ceremony for Natalie will take place the afternoon of June 7th. For more details please contact Christine Palmer @ palmerchristine5@gmail.com.
Our program includes talks by our senior sangha members or our kind Elder Uncle Lee de Barros, as well as group book reading/discussion, special ceremonies and more. Please check this website for program updates.
We have meditation cushions and chairs available, but if you have a sitting pillow, we request that you please bring it. Gather and set-up 6:45pm. Zazen instruction will be provided upon request.
7-8:30pm Meditation and Evening Program.