New Year’s Eve at City Center, CC 12/31

Practice Center
Date / Time
Dec 31, 2022 / 8:30pm - Jan 1, 2023 / 12:30am
Event Type
Ceremonies
Description

On Saturday, December 31 there will be a period of zazen at 9:25 am and both an online and onsite Dharma talk at 10:15 am.

The New Year's Eve event begins at 8:30 pm with a work meeting in the dining room followed by temple cleaning. Noodle soup is served at 10:00. The han begins at 10:30 to signal zazen at 10:45. There will be two periods of zazen and the ringing of the densho 108 times. The night ends with a bonfire in the courtyard. Donations are appreciated.

New Year’s Day Celebration and Holiday at City Center


For in-person, onsite attendance, please observe these Health & Safety Requirements:

- Participants must be vaccinated and have at least one booster shot.
- Participants must wear a KN95 or N95 mask at all times indoors.

- Participants are not allowed to attend:
    - if they have cold or flu symptoms
    - if they have been in close contact with anyone Covid positive in the last 14 days
    - if they tested positive for Covid within the last 10 days. To return to the temple after a positive Covid infection, it must be at least 10 days since testing positive and the visitor must have a negative antigen test.