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Birmingham Shambhala Center

 
Location: Birmingham

Book Group: No Time to Lose by Pema Chödrön
April 15 - June 17, 2014
In No Time to Lose Pema invites readers to venture further along the path of the "bodhisattva warrior," explaining in depth how we can awaken the softness of our hearts and develop true confidence amid the challenges of daily living.

 
Location: Birmingham

Basic Goodness III - What is Real?
with Janet Bronstein
April 16 - May 14, 2014
This course asks the question, “What is real?” and focuses on a study of the phenomenal world. It emphasizes core Buddhist teachings, such as impermanence, the process of perception, the “mind,” and emptiness. It is oriented toward the experience of sacre

 
Location: Birmingham

Community Practice Evening
April 17 - December 18, 2014
Every third Thursday of the month. An opportunity for extended meditation, with sitting and walking meditation from 6 until 8:45, ending with the evening chants The regular open house from 7-8 is embedded, with instruction for new people.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
April 21, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
April 21, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
April 21, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
April 22, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
April 22, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
April 23, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
April 24, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
April 25, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Shambhala Training Level V: Open Sky
with Brett Ferrigan
April 25 - 27, 2014
Communicating with the world gently and fearlessly, our awareness is sharpened and we find the open clear sky of mind—a delightful source of wisdom and uplifted energy. We learn to trust our nature enough to let go into the present moment.

 
Location: Birmingham

Mindful Parenting Group
with Phyllis Mark
April 27, 2014
How can parents learn about Buddhist dharma (teachings), Shambhala vision, and the tool of meditation in the midst of our busy lives on the parenting path? By attending our monthly Mindful Parenting Group!

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
April 28, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
April 28, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
April 28, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
April 29, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
April 29, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
April 30, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
May 1, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
May 2, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Learn to Meditate
with Marion Buckley
May 3, 2014
In this introductory class you will receive the technique, guidance and experience necessary to start a mindfulness-awareness or “peaceful abiding” meditation practice. Your teacher will give you detailed instruction and guided meditation so that you have

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
May 5, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
May 5, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
May 5, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham  

Care Team Meeting
May 6, 2014

 
Location: Birmingham  

BSMC Council Meeting
May 6, 2014
The BSMC Council generally meets the first Tuesday of each month from 6:30 pm to approximately 8:30 pm. All are welcome to attend. Contact Director, Marion Buckley, in case a particular date or time has been changed.

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
May 6, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
May 6, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
May 7, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
May 8, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
May 9, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Buddha Day Community Celebration
May 10, 2014
The Children and Families Program is sponsoring a COMMUNITY-WIDE celebration of Buddha Day in Avondale Park - everyone is welcome!

 
Location: Birmingham

Bodhisattva Group
May 11 - June 22, 2014
A monthly gathering for those who have taken the Bodhisattva vow

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
May 12, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
May 12, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
May 12, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
May 13, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
May 13, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
May 14, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
May 15, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
May 16, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Miksang I: Introduction to Contemplative Photography
with Peter Welte
May 16 - 18, 2014
Miksang is a Tibetan word which means "Good Eye". Miksang I is an introductory, experiential class open to first-time as well as more experienced photographers.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
May 19, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
May 19, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
May 19, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
May 20, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
May 20, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
May 21, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
May 22, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
May 23, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
May 26, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
May 26, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
May 26, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
May 27, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
May 27, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
May 28, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
May 29, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
May 30, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Wisdom in Everyday Life
with Janet Bronstein
May 31 - June 1, 2014
This is the last class in the "In Everyday Life" series. It is offered in a single weekend format rather than several week nights.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
June 2, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
June 2, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
June 2, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham  

BSMC Council Meeting
June 3, 2014
The BSMC Council generally meets the first Tuesday of each month from 6:30 pm to approximately 8:30 pm. All are welcome to attend. Contact Director, Marion Buckley, in case a particular date or time has been changed.

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
June 3, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
June 3, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
June 4, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
June 5, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
June 6, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
June 9, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
June 9, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
June 9, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
June 10, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
June 10, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
June 11, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
June 12, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
June 13, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
June 16, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
June 16, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
June 16, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
June 17, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
June 17, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
June 18, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
June 19, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
June 20, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
June 23, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
June 23, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
June 23, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
June 24, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
June 24, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
June 25, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
June 26, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
June 27, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
June 30, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
June 30, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
June 30, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham  

BSMC Council Meeting
July 1, 2014
The BSMC Council generally meets the first Tuesday of each month from 6:30 pm to approximately 8:30 pm. All are welcome to attend. Contact Director, Marion Buckley, in case a particular date or time has been changed.

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
July 1, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
July 1, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
July 2, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
July 3, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
July 4, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
July 7, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
July 7, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
July 7, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
July 8, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
July 8, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
July 9, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Old Age is for Warriors: Facing Death Fearlessly
July 9 - 23, 2014
We are pleased to offer this three class series, the second online program sponsored by Shambhala Online and the Working Group on Aging. Participants may come to any or all of the classes.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
July 10, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
July 11, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
July 14, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
July 14, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
July 14, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
July 15, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
July 15, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
July 16, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
July 17, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
July 18, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
July 21, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
July 21, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
July 21, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
July 22, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
July 22, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
July 23, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
July 24, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
July 25, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
July 28, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
July 28, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
July 28, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
July 29, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
July 29, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
July 30, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
July 31, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
August 1, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
August 4, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
August 4, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
August 4, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham  

BSMC Council Meeting
August 5, 2014
The BSMC Council generally meets the first Tuesday of each month from 6:30 pm to approximately 8:30 pm. All are welcome to attend. Contact Director, Marion Buckley, in case a particular date or time has been changed.

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
August 5, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
August 5, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
August 6, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
August 7, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
August 8, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
August 11, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
August 11, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
August 11, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
August 12, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
August 12, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
August 13, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
August 14, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
August 15, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
August 18, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
August 18, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
August 18, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
August 19, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
August 19, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
August 20, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
August 21, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
August 22, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Shambhala Training Level I -The Art of Being Human
August 23 - 24, 2014
Through the practice of meditation, we glimpse unconditional goodness as the ground of our existence. Opening to ourselves with gentleness and appreciation, we begin to see our potential as genuine and compassionate human beings.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
August 25, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
August 25, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
August 25, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
August 26, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
August 26, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
August 27, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
August 28, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
August 29, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
September 1, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
September 1, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
September 1, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham  

BSMC Council Meeting
September 2, 2014
The BSMC Council generally meets the first Tuesday of each month from 6:30 pm to approximately 8:30 pm. All are welcome to attend. Contact Director, Marion Buckley, in case a particular date or time has been changed.

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
September 2, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
September 2, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
September 3, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
September 4, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
September 5, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
September 8, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
September 8, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
September 8, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
September 9, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
September 9, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
September 10, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
September 11, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
September 12, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
September 15, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
September 15, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
September 15, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
September 16, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
September 16, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
September 17, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
September 18, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
September 19, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
September 22, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
September 22, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
September 22, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
September 23, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
September 23, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
September 24, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
September 25, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
September 26, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
September 29, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
September 29, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
September 29, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
September 30, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
September 30, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
October 1, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
October 2, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
October 3, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
October 6, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
October 6, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
October 6, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham  

BSMC Council Meeting
October 7, 2014
The BSMC Council generally meets the first Tuesday of each month from 6:30 pm to approximately 8:30 pm. All are welcome to attend. Contact Director, Marion Buckley, in case a particular date or time has been changed.

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
October 7, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
October 7, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
October 8, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
October 9, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
October 10, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
October 13, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
October 13, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
October 13, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
October 14, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
October 14, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
October 15, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
October 16, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
October 17, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Meditation in Everyday Life
with Marion Buckley
October 18 - 19, 2014
The Meditation in Everyday Life course is designed to provide participants with the introductory tools and teachings for working with meditation in daily life. We are offering a weekend class rather than 6 Wednesdays.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
October 20, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
October 20, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
October 20, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
October 21, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
October 21, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
October 22, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
October 23, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
October 24, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
October 27, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
October 27, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
October 27, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
October 28, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
October 28, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
October 29, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
October 30, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
October 31, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
November 3, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
November 3, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
November 3, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham  

BSMC Council Meeting
November 4, 2014
The BSMC Council generally meets the first Tuesday of each month from 6:30 pm to approximately 8:30 pm. All are welcome to attend. Contact Director, Marion Buckley, in case a particular date or time has been changed.

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
November 4, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
November 4, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
November 5, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
November 6, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
November 7, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
November 10, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
November 10, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
November 10, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
November 11, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
November 11, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
November 12, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
November 13, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
November 14, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Shambhala Training Level II - Birth of the Warrior
with Janet Bronstein
November 14 - 16, 2014
Having experienced a taste of basic goodness in Level I, we want to learn more. Meditation practice allows us to observe how we create a cocoon of habits to mask underlying fear.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
November 17, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
November 17, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
November 17, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
November 18, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
November 18, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
November 19, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
November 20, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
November 21, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
November 24, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
November 24, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
November 24, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
November 25, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
November 25, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
November 26, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
November 27, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
November 28, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
December 1, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
December 1, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
December 1, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham  

BSMC Council Meeting
December 2, 2014
The BSMC Council generally meets the first Tuesday of each month from 6:30 pm to approximately 8:30 pm. All are welcome to attend. Contact Director, Marion Buckley, in case a particular date or time has been changed.

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
December 2, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
December 2, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
December 3, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
December 4, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
December 5, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
December 8, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
December 8, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
December 8, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
December 9, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
December 9, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
December 10, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
December 11, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
December 12, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
December 15, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
December 15, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
December 15, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
December 16, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
December 16, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Wednesday morning meditation
December 17, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Thursday Sitting Meditation
December 18, 2014
Join us on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. A short session of deeper contemplative practice follows at 8:00.All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Friday morning meditation
December 19, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
December 22, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

11th Step Meditation Group Meeting
December 22, 2014
The BSMC 11th Step Meditation Meeting is similar to a traditional 12 step recovery meeting with open discussion and sharing. The main focus will be on practicing meditation as directed by the 11th Step.

 
Location: Birmingham

Open House Sitting Meditation
December 22, 2014
Every Monday evening our usual schedule is mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7-8 pm and thought-provoking discussion from 8 - 8:30 pm.

Instruction is available free of charge at our Open Houses. You are always welcome to contact a Meditation

 
Location: Birmingham

Tuesday Sitting Meditation
December 23, 2014
Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm. Meditation instruction is available. There are people available at all sittings to answer any questions about developing your practice. All are welcome to drop in or come regularly. There is no fee.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
December 23, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Monday morning meditation
December 29, 2014
The Center will be open from 7 - 7:30 am for meditation. No instruction provided.

 
Location: Birmingham

Young Adult Group (20's and 30's)
December 30, 2014
One aspect of entering adulthood is dealing with a degree of unsettledness, uncertainty, apprehension, worry, and, in our modern world, speed. The Young Adult Group is intended to create a space where young adults can practice contentment and wisdom in de

 
Location: Birmingham

Shambhala Training Level I -The Art of Being Human
January 3 - 4, 2015
Through the practice of meditation, we glimpse unconditional goodness as the ground of our existence. Opening to ourselves with gentleness and appreciation, we begin to see our potential as genuine and compassionate human beings.

 
Location: Birmingham

Contentment in Everyday Life
January 7 - February 4, 2015
This course provides an exploration of genuine contentment, the foundational views of the Buddhist teachings, and meditation in action for daily life. It can be a stand-alone class or a complementary class to Shambhala Training Level II.

 
Location: Birmingham

Shambhala Training Level II - Birth of the Warrior
with Janet Bronstein
March 6 - 8, 2015
Having experienced a taste of basic goodness in Level I, we want to learn more. Meditation practice allows us to observe how we create a cocoon of habits to mask underlying fear.

 
Location: Birmingham

Joy in Everyday Life
March 11 - April 8, 2015
As meditation practice expands and we develop trust in basic goodness, we can begin to discover the confidence and personal energy to go forward on the journey.

 
Location: Birmingham

Shambhala Training Level III - Warrior in the World
April 24 - 26, 2015
Examining our habitual tendencies, we begin to look at our willingness to experience our life without relying on the cocoon. We begin to engage the world directly and extend the attitude of fearlessness to our activities.