Program Details

Tuesday Open House


December 11 / 7:00 PM - December 11 / 9:00 PM

Our bi-monthly Open House, on the 2nd & 4th Tuesday,  offers a friendly introduction to meditation practice, Shambhala Buddhist teachings and our community. Everyone is welcome. Participation is free of charge.

Check the center calendar for variations on this schedule.

7:00 PM: Meditation Instruction
Free introductory meditation instruction is available at 7:00 PM. If you would like to receive meditation instruction, please arrive at the Center a few minutes before 7:00 PM and let someone know that you would like to receive meditation instruction.


7:00 PM: Group meditation practice and closing chants

8:00 PM: Dharma Talk, or Dharma Video, and Discussion
This evening sangha member Nancy Smith will give a dharma talk entitled "Sanity During the Holidays II, followed by a facilitated discussion time.

8:30 PM: Tea & Social
Participants can connect with others who share their curiosity and interest.

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