Note to First Time Guests: In addition to the zafu pillows to sit (pictured above) we have some kneeling benches and regular chairs available you are welcome to use. Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays–EDZC is open for noon sittings for 40 minutes; note some Fridays are Metta (Loving-Kindness) meditations; Sunday programs, Practice Period, Half-Day Sitting Schedules, and other special programs are as indicated below.
Fri Jun 1 12:00 N Guided Metta Meditation
Sat Jun 2 10:00 am Temple Cleaning (may also include Friday afternoon)
Sun Jun 3 8:45 am Introduction to Meditation
9:30 am Chanting the Heart Sutra: Carolyn will train, explain, and clarify
the movements for participants. She will answer your burning
questions, such as: Why do we bow and turn and move as we do,
when we do? Which way do we really face when we bow? Does
this hold true for all Zen centers?
Sun Jun 10: 9:30 am Carolyn has promised a Special Surprise for this day—to honor the coming of Summer, with all the new opportunities and questions that arise for each of us: A Question Bowl Seminar!
Fri Jun 15: 12:00 N Guided Metta Meditation
Sun Jun 17: 9:30 am Father’s Day: Dan Maltbie will help us honor our Fathers on this Father’s Day, by leading us in chanting the Heart Sutra, with a discussion to follow.
Sun Jun 24: 9:30 am Toni Taylor will share a Way Mind Talk with us. She will give us a glimpse at life as she experiences it—a year after beginning the Jukai process.
NOON SITTINGS this month will take place on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 12:00 Noon to 12:45 PM.
Doan Calendar Log In (for EDZC doans) Click here for link to the EDZC doan calendar log in.