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February 2015
02/01 Green Gulch Sunday 10:00am Dharma Talk: Shohaku Okumura
02/01 Green Gulch Sunday Children's Program at Green Gulch, 2/1
02/01 - 02/28 City Center Art Exhibit, February 2015: Reflections on the Middle Way
02/02 City Center Meditation in Recovery
02/02 City Center The Way of Tea at City Center (Ongoing Class)
02/03 City Center Full Moon Ceremony, Tuesday 6:30 am, CC 2/3
02/03 City Center Young Urban Zen
02/04 City Center Wednesday 7:30pm Dharma Talk & Live Stream: Ryushin Paul Haller
02/04 City Center Dharma en Español
02/05 City Center Transforming Depression and Anxiety: Drop-in Classes, CC 2/5
02/05 City Center Thursday Meditation, Conversation and Tea
02/06 City Center Bodhidharma Celebration, CC 2/6
02/06 City Center Art Exhibit Reception: Reflections on the Middle Way, by Jenny Lynn Hall, CC 2/6
02/06 City Center Meditation Posture Fridays: Yoga Practices for Sitters™, CC 2/6
02/07 Green Gulch Fundamentals of Bread Baking, GGF 2/7
02/07 City Center How Do I Meet Conflict with Compassion? (CC, 2/7)
02/08 Green Gulch Sunday Tea Gathering, GGF 2/8
02/08 Green Gulch Sunday 10:00am Dharma Talk: Jiryu Mark Rutschman-Byler
02/10 - 04/07 Green Gulch Spring 2015 Practice Period at Green Dragon Temple
02/11 City Center Wednesday 7:30pm Dharma Talk & Live Stream: Ryushin Paul Haller
02/13 City Center Parinirvana Ceremony, CC 2/13
02/13 City Center Zazenkai, CC 2/13
02/13 City Center How Clinging to Gender Identity Subverts Enlightenment (Advanced Buddhist Studies Lecture Series), CC 2/13
02/14 City Center Saturday 10:00am Dharma Talk & Live Stream: Lopon Rita M. Gross
02/14 City Center The Women around the Buddha: Ongoing Storytelling with Rita Gross, CC 2/14
02/14 Green Gulch Saturday Sitting with Edward Brown, GGF 2/14
02/15 Green Gulch Sunday 10:00am Dharma Talk: Wendy Johnson
02/15 Green Gulch Watershed Work Party Day, GGF 2/15
02/15 Green Gulch Meditation in Recovery Daylong Retreat at Green Gulch Farm, 2/15
02/15 Green Gulch Arbor Day/Restoration Day at Green Gulch Farm, GGF 2/15
02/15 Green Gulch A Ceremony for Children Who Have Died, GGF 2/15
02/16 City Center Presidents' Day Holiday, 2/16
02/18 City Center Wednesday 7:30pm Dharma Talk & Live Stream: Tim Kroll
02/20 City Center Zazenkai, CC 2/20
02/21 City Center Saturday One-Day Sitting, CC 2/21
02/21 City Center Saturday 10:00am Dharma Talk & Live Stream (no public lunch): Ryushin Paul Haller
02/21 Green Gulch Saturday One-Day Sitting, GGF 2/21
02/22 Green Gulch Sunday 10:00am Dharma Talk: Furyu Nancy Schroeder
02/26 - 03/19 City Center Meditation Training: Establishing a Meditation Practice in Four Short Weeks (Class), CC 2/26 - 3/19
02/27 City Center Zazenkai, CC 2/27
02/28 Green Gulch Biodynamic Apiculture: Supporting the Life of Bees, GGF 2/28
02/28 City Center Queer Dharma Group (Speaker: Jeffrey Schneider), CC 2/28
02/28 City Center Saturday 10:00am Dharma Talk & Live Stream: Konin Cardenas
02/28 - 03/01 Green Gulch The Simple Joy of Presence: Prajna Yoga and Zen Meditation, GGF 2/28 - 3/1
02/28 City Center Freedom with Our Inner Critics: A Zen and Mindfulness Approach, CC 2/28

March 2015
03/01 Green Gulch Sunday 10:00am Dharma Talk: Eijun Linda Cutts
03/01 Green Gulch Sunday Children's Program at Green Gulch, 3/1
03/01 Green Gulch Being Bodhisattvas: A Creative Practice Workshop, GGF 3/1
03/03 City Center Katagiri Roshi Memorial, CC 3/3
03/05 City Center Full Moon Ceremony, Thursday 6:30 am, CC 3/5
03/05 City Center Transforming Depression and Anxiety: Drop-in Classes, CC 3/5
03/06 City Center Zazenkai, CC 3/6
03/06 City Center Meditation Posture Fridays: Yoga Practices for Sitters™, CC 3/6
03/07 Green Gulch Coming Down to Earth: A Day of Zen Practice for Women, GGF 3/7
03/08 Green Gulch Watershed Work Party Day, GGF 3/8
03/08 Green Gulch Sunday 10:00am Dharma Talk: Furyu Nancy Schroeder
03/08 Green Gulch Sunday Tea Gathering, GGF 3/8
03/08 City Center Shamatha Sitting, CC 3/8
03/09 City Center Mahapajapati Memorial, CC 3/9
03/14 Green Gulch Saturday Sitting with Edward Brown, GGF 3/14
03/14 City Center Queer Dharma Group (Speaker: Beata Chapman), CC 3/14
03/14 Green Gulch Finding Ease: A Zen and Mindfulness Approach to Anxiety, GGF 3/14
03/14 City Center Joyful Mind in the Zen Kitchen, CC 3/14
03/14 City Center Non-doing: Zen Teachings on Wise Effort, CC 3/14
03/15 Green Gulch Taichi for Strength and Healing, GGF 3/15
03/19 - 03/22 Green Gulch A Spring Equinox Yoga and Zen Retreat, GGF 3/19 - 3/22
03/19 City Center Just This Is It: Dongshan and the Practice of Suchness (Advanced Buddhist Studies Lecture Series), CC 3/19
03/20 City Center Spring Equinox Ceremony, CC 3/20
03/20 City Center Zazenkai, CC 3/20
03/21 Green Gulch Company Time: A Buddhist Retreat for People in the Business World, GGF 3/21
03/21 Green Gulch Saturday One-Day Sitting, GGF 3/21
03/21 City Center Saturday 10:00am Dharma Talk & Live Stream: Just This Is It—A Dharma Talk and Book Event with Author Taigen Dan Leighton
03/22 - 03/28 City Center Seven-Day Sesshin at City Center, 3/22 - 3/28
03/25 City Center Wednesday 7:30pm: No Dharma Talk (Sesshin)
03/28 City Center Saturday 10:00am Dharma Talk & Live Stream (no public lunch): Ryushin Paul Haller
03/29 - 04/05 Green Gulch Seven-Day Sesshin at Green Dragon Temple, 3/29 - 4/5
03/30 - 04/04 City Center Spring Interim, CC 3/30 - 4/4

April 2015
04/01 City Center Wednesday 7:30p: No Dharma Talk (Interim)
04/02 - 04/30 City Center Accessing Ease in Practice: Working with the Five Hindrances (Class), CC 4/2 - 4/30
04/02 City Center Transforming Depression and Anxiety: Drop-in Classes, CC 4/2
04/04 City Center Buddha's Birthday Celebration, CC 4/4
04/05 Green Gulch NO Sunday Children's Program at Green Gulch, 4/5: GGF Closed for Sesshin
04/06 City Center Full Moon Ceremony, Monday 6:30 am, CC 4/6
04/10 City Center Meditation Posture Fridays: Yoga Practices for Sitters™, CC 4/10
04/11 Green Gulch Saturday Half-Day Introductory Sitting, GGF 4/11
04/11 Green Gulch Fundamentals of Bread Baking, GGF 4/11
04/11 Green Gulch The Practice of Samadhi in Zen and Yoga, GGF 4/11
04/11 City Center Roaming Zen: A Daylong Urban Walking Meditation Retreat, CC 4/11
04/12 Green Gulch Sunday Tea Gathering, GGF 4/12
04/12 Green Gulch Watershed Work Party Day, GGF 4/12
04/18 Green Gulch Saturday Sitting with Edward Brown, GGF 4/18
04/18 City Center Ordination Ceremony - Shukke Tokudo, CC 4/18
04/18 - 04/19 Green Gulch Finding Balance: A Somatic Approach to Meeting Trauma Mindfully and Skillfully, GGF 4/18 - 4/19
04/19 City Center Meditation in Recovery Daylong Retreat at City Center
04/24 City Center Painting Enlightenment: The Art and Science of the Heart Sutra (Advanced Buddhist Studies Lecture Series), CC 4/24
04/25 City Center Queer Dharma Group (Speaker: Tova Green), CC 4/25
04/25 City Center The Gift of Courage: Preparing a Sangha-Care Friendship Network, CC 4/25
04/25 City Center Saturday 10:00am Dharma Talk & Live Stream: The Way of Tenderness—A Dharma Talk and Book Event with Author Zenju Earthlyn Manuel
04/30 - 05/03 Tassajara The Nature of Zen
04/30 - 05/07 Tassajara Zen and Swimming Dragon Taichi

May 2015
05/01 City Center Meditation Posture Fridays: Yoga Practices for Sitters™, CC 5/1
05/02 City Center Full Moon Ceremony, Saturday 7:10 am, CC 5/2
05/02 City Center Saturday 10:00am Dharma Talk & Live Stream: Paula Arai
05/02 City Center The Path of Parenting, CC 5/2
05/02 City Center Creating Healing Rituals at Home in the Heart, CC 5/2
05/03 Green Gulch Sunday Children's Program at Green Gulch, 5/3
05/03 - 05/06 Tassajara Loving the Mountains: A Zen Photography Retreat
05/07 - 05/10 Tassajara Wildflowers and Birds of Tassajara
05/07 - 05/11 Tassajara Healing Art of Qigong Walking
05/07 City Center Transforming Depression and Anxiety: Drop-in Classes, CC 5/7
05/09 City Center Saturday One-Day Sitting, CC 5/9
05/10 Green Gulch Sunday Tea Gathering, GGF 5/10
05/10 Green Gulch Watershed Work Party Day, GGF 5/10
05/11 - 05/14 Tassajara Aligning with Stillness: Embody Freedom and Vitality through Yoga and Zen
05/16 Green Gulch Saturday One-Day Sitting, GGF 5/16
05/16 City Center Finding Ease: A Zen and Mindfulness Approach to Anxiety, CC 5/16
05/17 City Center Sunday Beginners' Sitting, CC 5/17
05/17 Green Gulch Meeting Trauma and Finding Balance: A Somatic Approach to Spiritual Practice, GGF 5/17
05/19 - 05/22 Tassajara Practice is Recovery, Recovery is Practice
05/22 - 05/27 Tassajara Words Under the Words
05/22 - 08/08 City Center Contemplative Caregiver Course, 5/22 - 8/8
05/23 Green Gulch Saturday Sitting with Edward Brown, GGF 5/23
05/25 City Center Memorial Day Holiday, 5/25
05/27 - 05/31 Tassajara Finding Equanimity in a Difficult Profession: A Retreat for Lawyers
05/27 - 05/31 Tassajara Meditation, Mindfulness and Songwriting
05/30 Green Gulch The Green Gulch Farm Honeybee Sanctuary: A New Framework for Living with Bees, GGF 5/30
05/30 City Center Queer Dharma Group (Speaker: Kirk Phillips), CC 5/30
05/31 - 06/04 Tassajara Blown Through with Light: A Yoga and Zen Retreat

June 2015
06/01 - 06/04 Tassajara The Zen of Baking
06/02 City Center Full Moon Ceremony, Tuesday 6:30 am, CC 6/2
06/03 - 06/07 City Center Mindfulness and Compassion: The Art and Science of Contemplative Practice (SFSU Conference), 6/3 - 6/7
06/04 - 06/04 Tassajara Know Yourself, Forget Yourself: The Mindful Leader
06/04 City Center Transforming Depression and Anxiety: Drop-in Classes, CC 6/4
06/05 - 06/08 Tassajara Enter the Dharma Gate of Repose and Bliss: A Zen Meditation and Yoga Therapeutics Retreat
06/05 City Center Meditation Posture Fridays: Yoga Practices for Sitters™, CC 6/5
06/06 City Center Saturday Introductory Afternoon, CC 6/6
06/06 City Center What Does Buddhism Have to Do with Black People? (MoAD lecture, 6/6)
06/07 Green Gulch Sunday Tea Gathering, GGF 6/7
06/07 Green Gulch Sunday Children's Program at Green Gulch, 6/7
06/07 - 06/11 Tassajara Study Week: Warm Hand to Warm Hand: Creating Connection, LGBTIQ
06/08 - 06/11 Tassajara The Infinite Compassion: A Tai Chi Chuan and Zen Retreat
06/11 - 06/14 Tassajara Pure Mind: Yoga Practice Nourishment
06/11 - 06/14 Tassajara The Path to Wholeness
06/14 Green Gulch Watershed Work Party Day, GGF 6/14
06/15 - 06/17 City Center Three-Day Interim, CC 6/15 - 6/17
06/15 - 06/18 Tassajara Reconnecting with the Flow of Life: A Yoga and Zen Retreat
06/18 - 06/21 Tassajara Satori, Salutations and Solstice: Opening to the Heart of Zen and Yoga
06/20 Green Gulch Saturday One-Day Sitting, GGF 6/20
06/20 City Center Summer Solstice Ceremony, CC 6/20, 7:10am
06/21 - 06/26 Tassajara Brush Mind
06/26 - 06/29 Tassajara Energy and Inquiry: The Merging Paths of Zen and Yoga
06/27 Green Gulch Company Time: A Buddhist Retreat for People in the Business World, GGF 6/27
06/29 - 07/02 Tassajara Opening and Closing, like Bird Wings: Mindfulness and Zen Meditation
06/29 - 07/02 Tassajara Finding Balance: A Joyful Exploration into the Depths and Boundaries of our Body and Mind

July 2015
07/01 City Center Wednesday Full Moon Ceremony with Small Groups, 7:30 pm, CC 7/1
07/02 - 07/05 Tassajara Zen in the Kitchen
07/02 - 07/05 Tassajara The Healing Power of Stillness: Restorative Yoga and Zen
07/03 - 07/04 City Center Independence Day Holiday, July 3 & 4
07/05 - 07/10 Tassajara Practicing Poetry, Practicing Compassion
07/05 Green Gulch Sunday Children's Program at Green Gulch, 7/5
07/05 - 07/09 Tassajara Learning To Sit, Learning To Draw, Learning To See
07/09 City Center Transforming Depression and Anxiety: Drop-in Classes, CC 7/9
07/10 - 07/12 Tassajara Deep Restoration, Deep Healing: A Zen Mind, Yoga Body Retreat
07/10 City Center Meditation Posture Fridays: Yoga Practices for Sitters™, CC 7/10
07/12 - 07/17 Tassajara Thriving in Uncertainty: A Workshop in the Mindfulness Practice of Sensory Awareness
07/12 Green Gulch Watershed Work Party Day, GGF 7/12
07/17 - 07/19 Tassajara Presenting Suzuki Roshi's Teachings
07/17 - 07/21 Tassajara True Body, True Self: Radical Presence through Zen and Yoga
07/18 Green Gulch Saturday One-Day Sitting, GGF 7/18
07/18 City Center Cultivating Resilience: Healing Old Wounds in the Present Moment, CC 7/18
07/19 - 07/26 Tassajara The Spirit of Practice: Christian and Zen
07/19 City Center Facing Death Compassionately, CC 7/19
07/21 - 07/26 Tassajara The Healing Power of Stillness: Restorative Yoga and Zen
07/25 - 08/01 City Center Summer Residents' Retreat: Changes to Public Schedule, CC 7/25 - 8/1
07/26 - 07/31 Tassajara Stepping Back—Stepping Forth
07/31 City Center Full Moon Ceremony, Friday 6:30 am, CC 7/31
07/31 - 08/03 Tassajara Vital Body—Beginner's Mind: A Zen and Vinyasa Yoga Retreat
07/31 - 08/02 Tassajara Embracing Change: Zen and the Art of Creating a Life You Want

August 2015
08/01 Green Gulch Fundamentals of Bread Baking, GGF 8/1
08/02 Green Gulch Sunday Children's Program at Green Gulch, 8/2
08/03 - 08/06 Tassajara Return to a Pure Mind and Joyful Heart: Practice and Breath in Vinyasa, Kundalini and Zen
08/06 City Center Transforming Depression and Anxiety: Drop-in Classes, CC 8/6
08/06 - 08/09 Tassajara Long Spine, Spacious Mind: The Cultivation of Yoga and Zen
08/08 Green Gulch Saturday Half-Day Introductory Sitting, GGF 8/8
08/09 City Center Transforming Depression and Anxiety: A Path of Skillful Compassion, CC 8/9
08/09 - 08/14 Tassajara Stepping Back—Stepping Forth
08/09 Green Gulch Watershed Work Party Day, GGF 8/9
08/10 - 08/13 Tassajara Real Leadership: Inspiration from the Life of the Buddha
08/14 - 08/16 Tassajara Turning the Light Inward: Sitting and Settling with Yoga and Zen
08/16 - 08/20 Tassajara Replenishing Your Inner Reservoir: Prajna Yoga and Zen Meditation
08/16 - 08/20 Tassajara Wild Heart Writing: Allowing the Creative through Zen
08/20 - 08/23 Tassajara Balanced and Awake: Zen and Yoga to Harmonize Mind and Body
08/20 - 08/23 Tassajara True Person Retreat: Discovering the Life You’re Meant to Live
08/23 City Center Sunday Beginners' Sitting, CC 8/23
08/24 - 08/29 City Center Summer Interim, CC 8/24 - 8/29
08/24 - 08/28 Tassajara Body and Nature: Exploring Women’s Wisdom and the Natural World
08/28 - 08/31 Tassajara Manifesting the Wisdom of the Body: A Zen Mind, Yoga Body Retreat
08/28 - 08/31 Tassajara Getting to What Matters: More Love, Less Stuff
08/29 City Center Full Moon Ceremony, Saturday 7:10 am, CC 8/29
08/31 - 09/03 Tassajara Bringing Yoga and Zen Home: Creating and Sustaining a Home Practice

September 2015
09/03 City Center Transforming Depression and Anxiety: Drop-in Classes, CC 9/3
09/03 - 09/06 Tassajara Being Grace - Finding Effortlessness in All Things: A Yoga and Zen Meditation Retreat
09/05 Green Gulch Coming Down to Earth: A Day of Zen Practice for Women, GGF 9/5
09/06 Green Gulch Sunday Children's Program at Green Gulch, 9/6
09/07 City Center Labor Day Holiday, 9/7
09/10 - 09/13 Tassajara The Mind and Body of Practice in Zen and Yoga
09/11 - 12/05 City Center Contemplative Caregiver Course, 9/11 - 12/5
09/12 Green Gulch Saturday Sitting with Edward Brown, GGF 9/12
09/12 City Center Saturday One-Day Sitting, CC 9/12
09/12 Green Gulch Company Time: A Buddhist Retreat for People in the Business World, GGF 9/12
09/13 Green Gulch Watershed Work Party Day, GGF 9/13
09/18 City Center Meditation Posture Fridays: Yoga Practices for Sitters™, CC 9/18
09/19 Green Gulch Saturday One-Day Sitting, GGF 9/19
09/23 City Center Fall Equinox Ceremony, CC 9/23
09/25 - 09/26 City Center Eihei Dogen & Keizan Jokin Memorial, CC 9/25 & 9/26
09/28 City Center Full Moon Ceremony, Monday 6:30 am, CC 9/28

October 2015
10/01 City Center Transforming Depression and Anxiety: Drop-in Classes, CC 10/1
10/03 City Center Saturday One-Day Sitting, CC 10/3
10/04 Green Gulch Sunday Children's Program at Green Gulch, 10/4
10/05 - 10/06 City Center Bodhidharma Memorial, CC 10/5 & 10/6
10/10 Green Gulch Saturday Sitting with Edward Brown, GGF 10/10
10/11 Green Gulch A Ceremony for Children Who Have Died, GGF 10/11
10/11 Green Gulch Watershed Work Party Day, GGF 10/11
10/16 City Center Meditation Posture Fridays: Yoga Practices for Sitters™, CC 10/16
10/17 City Center Ordination Ceremony - Shukke Tokudo, CC 10/17
10/24 Green Gulch Saturday One-Day Sitting, GGF 10/24
10/25 City Center Shamatha Sitting, CC 10/25
10/27 City Center Full Moon Ceremony, Tuesday 6:30 am, CC 10/27
10/30 City Center Sejiki Ceremony and Halloween Dinner, CC 10/30

November 2015
11/01 Green Gulch Sunday Children's Program at Green Gulch, 11/1
11/05 City Center Transforming Depression and Anxiety: Drop-in Classes, CC 11/5
11/07 Green Gulch Saturday Sitting with Edward Brown, GGF 11/7
11/07 City Center Saturday One-Day Sitting, CC 11/7
11/08 Green Gulch A Ceremony for Children Who Have Died, GGF 11/8
11/13 City Center Meditation Posture Fridays: Yoga Practices for Sitters™, CC 11/13
11/14 Green Gulch Fundamentals of Bread Baking, GGF 11/14
11/14 Green Gulch Saturday Half-Day Introductory Sitting, GGF 11/14
11/15 Green Gulch Watershed Work Party Day, GGF 11/15
11/21 Green Gulch Saturday One-Day Sitting, GGF 11/21
11/25 City Center Full Moon Ceremony, Wednesday 6:30 am, CC 11/25
11/25 - 11/27 City Center Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule, CC 11/25 - 11/27

December 2015
12/03 City Center Transforming Depression and Anxiety: Drop-in Classes, CC 12/3
12/05 City Center Buddha's Enlightenment Ceremony, CC 12/5
12/06 Green Gulch No Children's Program in December: GGF Closed 12/6 for Sesshin
12/07 - 12/09 City Center Three-Day Interim, CC 12/7 - 12/9
12/12 City Center Saturday Introductory Afternoon, CC 12/12
12/12 Green Gulch Company Time: A Buddhist Retreat for People in the Business World, GGF 12/12
12/13 Green Gulch Watershed Work Party Day, GGF 12/13
12/19 Green Gulch Saturday Sitting with Edward Brown, GGF 12/19
12/21 City Center Winter Solstice Ceremony, CC 12/21
12/24 City Center Full Moon Ceremony, Thursday 6:30 am, CC 12/24
12/24 - 12/31 City Center Winter Interim, CC 12/24 - 12/31
12/25 City Center Christmas Holiday, 12/25
12/31 City Center New Year's Eve at City Center
12/31 City Center Myogen Steve Stücky Memorial, CC 12/31
01/31 City Center Saturday Sangha
01/31 City Center Saturday 10:00am Dharma Talk & Live Stream: Do-On Robert Thomas
01/31 City Center Sutra Copying: One Brush Stroke at a Time, CC 1/31