Sangha work day with lunch provided. Please RSVP by emailing email@example.com or calling 401-658-1464.
Sunday June 26 – 12:00 – 1:00PM: After our 10:00AM scheduled long sitting we will begin a series of six Chinese Calligraphy classes which will be offered every other Sunday after the scheduled long sitting or Dharma talk. The one hour long classes will be $15 each or $80 for all six. Paper, brush, old rag, newspaper, saucer plate, and ink can be provided for an additional $15 but feel free to bring your own. Please register through our office at 401-658-1464 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
José Ramírez JDPSN will be answering questions at our next regularly scheduled Dharma Talk which will be Wednesday night, May 22, 2011 at 7:30pm following Special Chanting at 6:30 pm and Regular Chanting at 7:00 pm.
July 16 – 29. Register for one day or for the entire program. To register for your retreat online – fill out the retreat registration form.
Non-Members – $65/day – $820/whole retreat
Members – $45/day – $560/whole retreat
Dharma Teachers – $35/day – $440/whole retreat
You can download and print the Zen and the Art of Living PDF here.
Special Guest Colin Beavan will be leading workshops July 23rd -24th! He is the author featured in the ﬁlm “No Impact Man” and a dharma teacher in the Kwan Um School of Zen.
“Colin Beavan is a liberal schlub who got tired of listening to himself complain about the world without ever actually doing anything about it…”
Other classes and workshops will include: • Organic Farming & Gardening • Pita & Bread Making • Yoga • Kong An & Consulting Interviews • Dharma Talks • Sutra Workshops • One Day Retreat • Kido • Bonﬁres • Work & Community Practice
Experience Zen Center life and how to apply Zen to your everyday life.For more information please email email@example.com or call 401-658-1464.
In addition to regularly scheduled morning and evening practice:
Saturday July 16 – Intro / Orientation.
Sunday July 17 – 9:30AM – 3:30PM One Day Meditation Retreat. Orientation for first time participants begins at 9AM.
Monday July 18 – 8:30AM Organic Gardening Day with Garden Master, David Barstis. 4 – 5PM Yoga with Theresa Murphy, PZC Resident. http://theresamurphy.net/
Tuesday July 19 – Bread Making Workshop 8:30 AM – 2:00PM with PZC Resident and Dharma Teacher Diana Starr Daniels
Wednesday July 20 – Garden Work Period 8:30 – 10:00AM, 1:30PM Dharma Talk with Zen Master Bon Haeng (Mark Houghton), 4 – 5PM Yoga with Theresa Murphy, PZC Resident. http://theresamurphy.net/ , 7:00PM Kong An interviews with Jose Ramirez, JDPSN after special chanting.
Thursday July 21 – 8AM – 4PM South County Farm Day, road trip to Nancy Hedgpeth, JDPSN’s farm for work practice.
Friday July 22 – Kido 9AM – 12PM Chanting with Senior Dharma Teacher Edith Lebowitz, 4 – 5PM Yoga with Theresa Murphy, PZC Resident. http://theresamurphy.net/ , Pita making workshop after Yoga in the afternoon with the Abbot George Hazlbauer.
Saturday July 23 – No Impact Weekend – Workshops with Colin Beavan, author and Dharma Teacher featured in the film “No Impact Man”. http://noimpactman.typepad.com/
Sunday July 24 -No Impact Weekend – Workshops with Colin Beavan, author and Dharma Teacher featured in the film “No Impact Man”. http://noimpactman.typepad.com/
Monday July 25 – Work period in the morning then tea in the morning with Abbot, George Hazlbauer and Kitchen Master Chong Yew. Calligraphy class in the afternoon with Kitchen Master Chong Yew. 4 – 5PM Yoga with Theresa Murphy, PZC Resident. http://theresamurphy.net/
Tuesday July 26 – 10AM – 12PM Kong An interviews with Nancy Hedgpeth, JDPSN and Long Sitting meditation.
Wednesday July 27 – Raising bees and chickens for sustainability with PZC Resident and Dharma Teacher, Diana Starr Daniels. 4 – 5PM Yoga with Theresa Murphy, PZC Resident. http://theresamurphy.net/
Thursday July 28 – Zen and Yoga with Yoga Teacher and PZC Resident, Theresa Murphy and House Master Troy Rapp. http://theresamurphy.net/
Tuesday August 2nd – 21st
A Kyol Che (“coming together”) is a longer, intensive meditation retreat held in the winter and summer. Held at our Diamond Hill Zen Monastery, it is modeled after the traditional winter and summer retreats in the mountain temples of Korea. For more detailed information, download the Kyol Che Information Booklet (pdf format).
Please register for Kyol Che retreats at least one week in advance.
To register for your retreat online – fill out the retreat registration form.
Public Vegetarian dinner followed by meditation instruction class at 6:15PM. José Ramírez JDPSN, will be giving kong-an interviews. José is returning back to PZC after 12 years living in the Delaware area and teaching at the Delaware Valley Zen Center.
Our Kitchen Master Chong Yew will be giving a Dharma Talk. Abbot and Bodhisattva Teacher Jiri “George” Hazlbauer will be answering questions afterward.
Sunday, May 22, 2011 9:30am-3:30pm – One day retreat with Nancy Hedgpeth, JDPSN. Meditation retreat with kong-an interviews and lunch afterward
Special guest teacher Thom Pastor JDPSN, founder and abbot of the Zen Center of Las Vegas, will be giving a Dharma Talk following special chanting. This is a unique chance to attend a Dharma Talk other than our regularly scheduled Wednesday night Dharma Talks.