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Upcoming Events

Please note: The Practice Period for Saturday, February 16, is cancelled. Instead, it will be held on the evening of Thursday, February 21, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Practice Period with Mark Nunberg

Thursday, February 21
7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

The reading for the gathering will be an essay by Joko Beck: The Icy Couch

Transforming Racism from the Inside Out: A Lecture by Ruth King at Hamline University

Friday, March 1
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Hamline University’s Anderson Center
884 Snelling Ave N, St Paul, MN 55104

A special opportunity to hear Ruth King discuss topics of race and mindfulness, sponsored by common Ground Meditation Center and Clouds in Water Zen Center:

Racism is fed through unawareness, the misuse of power, and by how we respond to it. Ruth King, author of Mindful of Race, supports us in understanding our humanity – how we can hurt and how we can heal. This talk explores our racial programming, its impact, and our potential. Ruth King is a teacher in the Buddhist Insight Meditation tradition. She is on the Teacher’s Council at Spirit Rock Meditation Center and is the founder of Mindful Members Insight Meditation Community of Charlotte, NC. She is a life coach and leadership consultant and offers the Mindful of Race Training program to teams and organizations nationwide. She is the author of several publications, including Healing Rage: Women Making Inner Peace Possible and Mindful of Race: Transforming Racism from the Inside Out.

See https://www.hamline.edu/HUEventsDetail.aspx?id=4295042391 for more information

Dharma Talk – Justin Merritt

Sunday, March 3
10:10 AM – 11:10 AM

Justin will give a talk entitled Things Your App Won’t Tell You About Meditation

Practice Period

Saturday, March 16
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Mark is unable to be with us this month.We will meet as usual the third Saturday of the month, March 16. The group will be led members of the sangha. We will begin discussion of a new book, Christina Feldman’s The Boundless Heart: The Buddha’s Path of Kindness, Compassion, Joy. and Equanimity.

Dharma Talk – Patrice Koelsch

Sunday, April 7
10:10 AM – 11:10 AM

Practice Period with Mark Nunberg

Saturday, April 13
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

This month Mark will meet with us on the second Saturday of April. Please note the change.

Dharma Talk – Pamela and Daniel Martin

Sunday, May 5
10:10 AM – 11:10 AM

Practice Period

Saturday, May 18
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Mark is unable to be with us this month. We will meet as usual the third Saturday of the month, May 18. The group will be led members of the sangha.

Practice Period with Mark Nunberg

Saturday, June 15
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Mark will meet with us as usual on the third Saturday of the month.