Member Meditation Schedule
Meditation membership is $50 per month & includes Sundays, weekly meditations & yoga classes
An intensive period of time dedicated to zen practice. During retreats students reside at the Zen Center.
We have 3 types of retreats, Weekend, Working & Monastic: Descriptions follow.
WEEKEND: Friday 7pm - Sunday 12pm.
WORKING: Monday, 7pm - Friday, 6am
(With 2-hour meditation sessions both morning and evening. Participants can leave during the day to go to their jobs, or work at the Zen Center. Participants must attend all AM and PM meditations, and stay at the Zen Center at night.)
UPCOMING: Mon. April 18 - Fri. April 22
$100; $50 non-refundable deposit due by Friday April 15
MONASTIC: Dates vary
(Typically 5 days during which students live full-time at the Zen Center, observe silence and participate in 8-10 hours per day of meditation, broken up with manual work and formal, silent meals.)
June 26 - 31, 2016
December 26 - 31, 2016
Participation in monastic retreats must be approved by the Abbot. $50 non-refundable deposit due one week in advance.
with Jeremy Olstyn & Cheryl Larson
This yoga was developed by the late Roger Eischens, a high-level athlete & kinesiologist, and long-time disciple of the great yogi BKS Iyengar. It incorporates Iyengar yoga principles with those of structure & transformation within kinesiology.