Workshops

The Sayings of Layman P’ang, CC 6/2

With Zoketsu Norman Fischer
Saturday, June 2, 1 – 4 pm

Body-Heart-Mind Inner Dialogue: Moving Towards Healing Relational Trauma, CC 7/14

With Rev. JIko Jane Lazar and Alexis Stricker
Saturday, July 14, 1 – 5 pm

Meditation Training Practice Day, CC 9/30

9 am – 3 pm
With Keiryu Liên Shutt

Geared towards graduates of Meditation Training in Four Short Weeks (class).

Heart of the Brush, CC

9:30 am – 4:30 pm
With Kazuaki Tanahashi

Meditation Training Practice Day

9 am – 3 pm
With Keiryu Liên Shutt.
All who have a sitting practice are welcome.

The Embodied Mind: Developing and Deepening a Personal Practice of Zen and Yoga, CC 11/11

Sunday, 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
With Jill Satterfield and Ryushin Paul Haller

Zen and Neuroscience: Training the Brain and Awakening the Mind, CC 9/22

With Ryushin Paul Haller and Philippe Goldin
in the Buddha Hall, 1 pm – 5 pm

A Meditation Practice in Japanese Rinzai Zen, CC 10/20

With Masaki Matsubara
Saturday, October 20, 1 – 4 pm

The Dark Side of the Mirror, CC 11/10

With David Brazier
Saturday, November 10, 1 – 4 pm

Meeting Trauma and Finding Balance: A Somatic Approach, CC 11/18

Saturday, November 18, 10 am – 5 pm
with Rev. Jiko Jane Lazar, SEP

In this one-day workshop, we will develop our innate resources for calming activated states of fight, flight, and freeze, and restoring a sense of balance and flow.

Heart of the Brush, CC 7/22

9:30 am – 4:30 pm
With Kazuaki Tanahashi

Qigong for Health, CC 12/2

With Dr. Liping Zhu, DAOM L.Ac.
In the Conference Center at 308 Page Street

Buddhist Ethics: In a World of Greed, Hate, and Delusion, CC 10/28

With Kyosho Valorie Beer
in the Conference Center at 308 Page Street
Saturday, October 28, 1:30 – 4:30 pm

Buddhist Basics, CC 10/29

With Kyosho Valorie Beer
in the Conference Center at 308 Page Street
Sunday, October 29, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

The Body-Breath-Mind of Zazen, CC 9/30

Led by Ryushin Paul Haller
Introductory Half-day Workshop
Saturday, September 30, 1 – 4 pm

Jizo Ceremony Training: Training for Priests, Chaplains, and Other Grief Professionals, CC 9/29

With Chris Fortin, Sarah Emerson, and Jennifer Block
In the Buddha Hall at City Center
Friday, September 29, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

A Ceremony for Children Who Have Died, CC 11/18

With Chris Fortin and Sarah Emerson
In the Sangha Room at City Center
Saturday, November 18, 2:00 – 5:00 pm

The Dharma of Gender Identity, CC 9/16

Saturday, September 16, 10 am – 4 pm
Dharma Talk and Afternoon Panel Discussion

Qigong for Health, CC

With Dr. Liping Zhu, DAOM L.Ac.
In the Conference Center at 308 Page Street

Yin and Zen: Cultivating Ease in Both the Body and Mind, CC 11/19

1 - 4 pm
With Lisa Marie and Arlene Lueck

Meditation in Recovery Daylong Retreats at City Center

10 am – 5 pm
With two senior practitioners who are members of the Meditation in Recovery Steering Committee: Cynthia K, Steven T, Tim W, Tom B, Patsy C, and Tom H.

Finding Ease: A Zen and Mindfulness Approach to Anxiety, City Center

9 am – 5 pm
With Paul Irving and Lisa Hoffman in April
With Paul Irving and Tenzen David Zimmerman in November
CE credits available

Meditation Posture Fridays: Yoga Practices for Sitters™, CC 7/6

4 – 5:30 pm, one Friday a month
With Shosan Victoria Austin

Meditation Posture Fridays: Yoga Practices for Sitters™, CC 9/7

4 – 5:30 pm, one Friday a month
With Shosan Victoria Austin

Meditation Posture Fridays: Yoga Practices for Sitters™, CC 1/12

4 – 5:30 pm, one Friday a month
With Shosan Victoria Austin

Meditation Posture Fridays: Yoga Practices for Sitters™, CC 2/2

4 – 5:30 pm, one Friday a month
With Shosan Victoria Austin

Meditation Training Practice Day, CC 2/4

9 am – 3 pm
With Keiryu Liên Shutt

Meditation Posture Fridays: Yoga Practices for Sitters™, CC 3/2

4 – 5:30 pm, one Friday a month
With Shosan Victoria Austin

Love: The Open Door to Big Mind, CC 12/10

10 am – 4:30 pm
A day of teachings with David Richo, PhD, MFT, and Shosan Victoria Austin
CE credits available

Meditation in Recovery Daylong Retreat, CC 10/21

All Meditation in Recovery retreats are led by two senior practitioners who are also members of the Meditation in Recovery Steering Committee. The Steering Committee members are: Cynthia K, Steven T, Tim W, Tom B, Patsy C and Tom H.

Finding Ease: A Zen and Mindfulness Approach to Anxiety, CC 1/13

9 am – 5 pm
With Paul Irving and Lisa Hoffman
CE credits available

Meditation Posture Fridays: Yoga Practices for Sitters™, CC 4/13

4 – 5:30 pm, one Friday a month
With Shosan Victoria Austin

Meditation Posture Fridays: Yoga Practices for Sitters™, CC 5/4

4 – 5:30 pm, one Friday a month
With Shosan Victoria Austin

Meditation Training Practice Day, CC 10/1

9 am – 3 pm
With Keiryu Liên Shutt

Geared towards graduates of Meditation Training in Four Short Weeks (class).

Meditation Posture Fridays: Yoga Practices for Sitters™, CC 6/1

4 – 5:30 pm, one Friday a month
With Shosan Victoria Austin

Meditation Posture Fridays: Yoga Practices for Sitters™, CC 11/2

4 – 5:30 pm, one Friday a month
With Shosan Victoria Austin

Meditation Posture Fridays: Yoga Practices for Sitters™, CC 9/8

4 – 5:30 pm, one Friday a month
With Shosan Victoria Austin

Meditation Posture Fridays: Yoga Practices for Sitters™, CC 10/7

4 - 5:30 pm, one Friday a month
With Shosan Victoria Austin

Meditation Posture Fridays: Yoga Practices for Sitters™

One Friday a month, 4 – 5:30 pm
With Shosan Victoria Austin

Meditation Posture Fridays: Yoga Practices for Sitters™, CC 10/5

4 – 5:30 pm, one Friday a month
With Shosan Victoria Austin