Mondays 6:30 - 7:30 PM - Mindfulness Class - led by Kaishin Ashley

The Monday Night Mindfulness class consists of guided mindfulness practice suitable for beginners, followed by an optional Q&A session.  The meditation techniques follow the system developed by Shinzen Young.  No registration is required.  A fee of $3 - $5 is suggested to help pay for use of the facility, but nobody will be turned away for inability to pay.  Beginners who need help with sitting posture options should arrive a few minutes early.  Monday Night Details  

Mondays 7:30 - 8:45 PM - Under 30 (ish) Meditation Group

This weekly meditation group is for younger people, under, or kinda close to, 30 years old.

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Tuesdays 6:30 - 8:30 PM - Desert Insight Meditation - Buddhist Book Group - led by Lhasha Tizer

Classes include meditation, group discussion, dharma talks & book readings. This group opens to new participants whenever a new book is begun. Meets in large meditation hall.  Book Group Details

Wednesdays 5:15 - 6:10 PM - Meditative Yoga Class - led by Samantha Cullen

This class is perfect for all levels offering a nourishing and well-rounded practice. The class will incorporate centering, breathing and movement finishing with a deep rest. Our aim is to create more harmony and balance within the body, mind and spirit.

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Wednesdays 6:30 - 8:30 PM - Insight Meditation Class - led by Lhasha Tizer

This class teaches insight meditation it consists of a dharma talk, Q&A, meditation, and mindful inquiry.

Wednesday Class Details

Wednesdays  6:30 - 7:30 or 8:00 PM - Mindfulness and Loving Kindness   - led by Chuong Tran

This approach to meditation is based on " The Five Ways " of Shinzen Young, which encourages the practice of creativity and Love. All are welcome. Meets in small meditation hall.  Wednesday Mindfulness and Loving Kindness Details

Thursdays 6:15 - 7:30 PM - Meditatative Awareness: Becoming Flow. Resumes Jan. 11th, 2018 with Bonnie Colby

With meditative awareness, “ordinary” experiences of seeing, hearing, moving & breathing become gateways to extraordinary depth and connection. We participate in the flow of “all that is”, that which courses in our veins and which turns the galaxies. Our meditations give us energy and inspiration to navigate challenges, thrive, explore and serve. This class will meet in the smaller meditation hall in the back. Additional Information

Thursdays 6:30 - 7:30 PM - Developing Tranquility, Insight and Happiness Through Meditation and Mindfulness in Daily Life - led by Nick Van Kleeck

Find more peace, ease, and happiness.  Develop powerful concentration skills.  Become part of a community of dedicated practicioners.  Develop a deeper connection with others and world.  Learn to be content regardless of external conditions. This class will meet in the large meditation hall in the front.  Class Details

Friday 6:45 - 7:30 AM - Silent Meditation - led by Nick Van Kleeck

Start your Friday off with a silent meditation.

Sunday 8:00 - 8:30, 8:30 - 9:00 and 9:00 - 9:30 AM Silent Meditation - led by Kaishin Ashley

You may attend one of these silent sits or all three.  Please arrive at the beginning of the sit in which you wish to participate.  These sits may meet in the back meditation hall if another event is going on the main meditation hall.  Please look for the sign near the front door to direct you.  If there is no sign you can assume that it is in main meditation hall.