The Introduction to Zen Meditation Workshop provides basic instruction on how to meditate. The workshop is 2 and 1/2 hours long and it is offered 8 times per year, usually on the 1st Sunday of the month (see schedule below).
The workshop includes basics of seated meditation, various options for postures (cushions or chairs), techniques for working with breathing and observation of thought. It includes an introduction to the use of mindfulness practices in daily life.
- Schedule for 2014: Jan. 5, Feb. 1 (Sat.), Mar. 2, May 4, June 1, Aug. 3, Sept. 7, Nov. 2, Dec. 6 (Sat).
- 1:30 to 4:00 pm
- Includes free follow-up visits to the Center during the month of your workshop
- Experiential, lecture, small group discussion, Q&A, handouts
- $75.00 (tax deductible) Refund policy below
- Pre-register by the Thursday before the workshop
- For information about the workshop leaders, click here
Note: The Workshop is held on two Saturdays in 2014 (Feb. 1 and Dec. 6). There is no workshop held during some months when the Center is offering the Zen JumpStart Program (April, July & November).
To register, choose your workshop date from the menu, then click on the “buy now” button:
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Prefer not to use Pay Pal? After clicking on the “buy now” button, click the “Don’t have a Pay Pal Account” option at the bottom of the payment page. It will then open to credit or debit card options.
Registering for two people? You will need to register twice. Then please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to give us the name and email or phone of the second person.
Registering for someone else? Register using your name and credit card information. Then please email us at email@example.com to give us the name and email or phone of the person who will be attending.
Refund policy: For cancellations made before 10 am the day of the workshop, you may choose to re-schedule or receive a full refund. For cancellations made later or no-show, you may re-schedule once for a later date, or apply your full fee toward another program, or receive a 50% refund.