Workshops & Retreats

Taiji Push Hands as Embodied Communication, GGF 10/6

With Sally Chang and Siobhan Cassidy
Sunday, October 6, 9 am – 5 pm

Coming Down to Earth: A Day of Zen Practice for Women

With Chris Fortin and Raizelah Bayen
in the yurt at Green Gulch Farm
9 am – 4:30 pm

Coming Down to Earth: A Day of Zen Practice for Women, GGF 9/8

With Chris Fortin
in the yurt at Green Gulch Farm
9 am – 4:30 pm

Living from Integrity and Compassion: Exploring the Teachings and Practices of Yoga and Zen, GGF 10/24 – 10/27

3 pm Thursday – 1 pm Sunday
A retreat with Patricia Sullivan and Erin Merk

A Circle of Recovery, GGF 10/19

With Laura Burges
Saturday, October 19, 10 am – 4:30 pm

The Practice of Samadhi in Zen and Yoga, GGF 6/30 – reservations closed for this date

9 am – 5 pm
With Shokuchi Deirdre Carrigan

The Practice of Samadhi in Zen and Yoga, GGF

With Shokuchi Deirdre Carrigan
Sunday, June 30, 9 am – 5 pm

Zen and Healing Yoga: Working with Difficult Emotions, GGF 9/28

9 am – 5 pm
With Lisa Marie and Kyosho Valorie Beer

The Mind and Body of Practice: A Zen and Yoga Intensive Retreat at the Winter Solstice, GGF 12/18 – 12/22

With Shokuchi Deirdre Carrigan and Ingen Breen
December 18 – December 22

A Ceremony for Loved Ones Who Have Died, GGF

2 – 5 pm
With Chris Fortin and Sarah Emerson

Fundamentals of Bread Baking

10 am – 3 pm in the bakery
With Mick Sopko

Finding Ease: A Zen and Mindfulness Approach to Anxiety, GGF

Sunday, September 23, 9 am – 4:30 pm
With Paul Irving and Jisho Lisa Hoffman

Step into Your Life: A One-day Meditation and Mindfulness Retreat, GGF 11/10

With Marc Lesser
Sunday, November 10, 10 am – 5 pm

Meeting Trauma and Finding Balance: A Somatic Approach

10 am – 5 pm
With Rev. Jiko Jane Lazar, SEP

Meeting Trauma and Finding Balance: A Somatic Approach, GGF 10/20

10 am – 5 pm
With Rev. Jiko Jane Lazar, SEP

Fundamentals of Bread Baking, GGF 8/10

with Mick Sopko
10 am – 3 pm in the bakery

A Ceremony for Children Who Have Died, GGF

With Chris Fortin and Sarah Emerson
Saturday, May 11, 2019, 2 – 5 pm

Qigong for Health: Abdominal Qi Healing, GGF 5/12

With Dr. Liping Zhu DAOM, L.Ac.
Sunday, May 12, 9 am – 4 pm

Biodynamic Apiculture in the Anthropocene: Innovative Beekeeping Strategies, GGF 5/18

With Michael Joshin Thiele
Saturday, May 18, 9 am – 4 pm

The World Could Be Otherwise: Imagination and the Bodhisattva Path, GGF 5/26

With Zoketsu Norman Fischer
Sunday, May 26, 1 – 4 pm

Yoga and Zen: Access Vitality, Return to Stillness, GGF 5/31 – 6/2

With Djuna Mascall and Nancy Petrin
Friday, May 31 – Sunday, June 2

Thriving in Uncertainty: A Workshop in the Practice of Sensory Awareness, GGF 6/9

With Lee Klinger Lesser
Sunday, June 9, 9 am – 5 pm

A Ceremony for Loved Ones Who Have Died, GGF 10/13

With Chris Fortin and Sarah Emerson
Sunday, October 13, 2 – 5 pm

Company Time: A Buddhist Retreat for People in the Business World, GGF 6/8

Select Saturdays, 10 am - 5 pm
Practitioners and newcomers to Buddhist practice are welcome.

A Ceremony for Children Who Have Died, GGF 5/11

1 – 5 pm
With Chris Fortin, Sarah Emerson, and Jennifer Block

Jizo Ceremony Training, GGF 3/29 – 3/30

With Chris Fortin, Sarah Emerson, and Jennifer Block
Friday, March 29 – Saturday, March 30, 9 am – 5 pm

A Circle of Recovery for Women, GGF

with Laura Burges
Sunday, May 6, 10 am – 5 pm

A Circle of Recovery for Women, GGF 5/6

with Laura Burges
in the Wheelwright Center
10 am – 5 pm

Radical Acceptance, GGF 3/30 – registration is now closed

with Laura Burges
Saturday, March 30, 10 am – 5 pm

Heart Mind: Zen and Art Retreat, GGF 8/19 – 24

With Eijun Linda Cutts, Furyu Nancy Schroeder, and Betsy McCall
Sunday, August 19, 3 pm – Friday, August 24, 1 pm

Zen and Yoga: Relaxing into Our Lives, GGF 6/30

With Susan O’Connell and Lisa Marie
Sunday, June 30, 9 am – 5 pm

Transforming Depression and Anxiety: A Path of Skillful Compassion, GGF 4/14

9 am – 4:30 pm
in the Wheelwright Center

The Mind and Body of Practice: A Zen and Yoga Intensive Retreat, GGF 8/14 – 18

With Shokuchi Deirdre Carrigan and Ingen Breen
August 14 – 18, 4 pm Wednesday – 1 pm Sunday

Being Bodhisattvas: Practicing in the Flames, GGF 5/25

With Chris Fortin and Jaune Evans
10 am – 4:30 pm
This is a workshop for both those new to Buddhist practice as well as experienced practitioners.

Wild Heart Writing: Letting Spring Flowers Bloom, GGF 3/1 – 3/3: online registration closed

With Cynthia Cummins and Laurie Senauke
in the Wheelwright Center

Releasing the Habit of Fear: An Exploration in Zen, Yoga, and the Alexander Technique, GGF 5/24 – 5/27 – registration is closed for this event

With Kristen Davis and Shokuchi Deirdre Carrigan
Friday, 4 pm – Monday, 11 am

The Mind and Body of Practice: A Zen and Yoga Intensive Retreat, GGF

With Shokuchi Deirdre Carrigan and Ingen Breen

Meditation in Recovery Daylong Retreat, GGF 11/18

10 am – 5 pm
This retreat will offer in-depth meditation instruction, periods of sitting and walking meditation, a dharma talk, discussion and a 12-step meeting.

Being Bodhisattvas: Practicing in the Flames, GGF

10 am – 4:30 pm
With Chris Fortin and Jaune Evans

Fundamentals of Bread Baking, GGF 4/27 – registration is closed for this date

10 am – 3 pm
With Mick Sopko

Meditation in Recovery Daylong Retreat, GGF 6/16

10 am – 5 pm
This retreat will offer in-depth meditation instruction, periods of sitting and walking meditation, a dharma talk, discussion and a 12-step meeting.

Fundamentals of Bread Baking, GGF 6/29

10 am – 3 pm
With Mick Sopko

Fundamentals of Bread Baking, GGF 2/16 – registration closed for this date

10 am – 3 pm
With Mick Sopko

Meditation in Recovery Daylong Retreat, GGF 9/16

10 am – 5 pm
This retreat will offer in-depth meditation instruction, periods of sitting and walking meditation, a dharma talk, discussion and a 12-step meeting.

Manifesting the Wisdom of the Body: Zen Mind, Yoga Body Retreats at Green Gulch Farm

Led by Shokuchi Deirdre Carrigan and TBA

Company Time: A Buddhist Retreat for People in the Business World

10 am – 5 pm
With Marc Lesser and Zoketsu Norman Fischer

Meditation in Recovery Daylong Retreats at Green Gulch Farm

10 am – 5 pm
This retreat will offer in-depth meditation instruction, periods of sitting and walking meditation, a dharma talk, discussion and a 12-step meeting.

Finding Ease: A Zen and Mindfulness Approach to Anxiety, GGF 11/3

9 am – 5 pm
With Paul Irving and Jisho Lisa Hoffman