In addition to our regular schedule, we offer retreats, discussion groups, traditional services, classes, and group sewing instruction for those who are working on rakusus.   These events take place at the NY location unless otherwise specified, and are open to all.



Regular schedule in January and February: see Schedule Page for details


Saturday, March 8: Annual Community Meeting, 10-11 AM after regular program.  All welcome!

Saturday, March 22: One-Day Retreat, 8:30-4:30, please sign up in advance

Thursday, March 27: Visiting Zen Teacher Kyosho Valorie Beer, at Old Greenwich, 7-8:30

Saturday, March 29: 49th-Day Memorial Service for Susan Jion Postal, during morning schedule


Tuesday, April 1: 49th-Day Memorial Service for Eleanore Guzewicz, during evening schedule

Thursday, April 3: Buddha's Birthday Ceremony, at Old Greenwich

Saturday, April 5: Precepts Class, by discussion with teacher, 10-11 AM following regular schedule

Saturday, April 19: Buddha's Birthday Ceremony, at Purchase, during morning schedule


Saturday, June 28: One-Day Retreat, 8:30-4:30, please sign up  in advance


Old Greenwich scheduled closings: April 17, May 22

Purchase closing: Tuesday, April 15


Save the dates for weekend sesshin at Garrison Institute!

Fall Sesshin 2014: Friday, October 31-Sunday, November 2

Fall Sesshin 2015: Friday, November 13-Sunday, November 15