Jan
15
9:00 am09:00

Meditation Retreat in Saint Charles IL.

Our visiting teacher will be Ken Kessel, JDPSN, who received inka in April 1996. Ken began studying with Zen Master Seung Sahn in 1975. He is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and has been practicing as a psychotherapist since 1983, working with children and families in foster care, substance abuse, outpatient and inpatient mental health and therapeutic preschool settings, as well as in private practice. He specializes in infant and early childhood mental health. He recently moved back to the NY City area from Raleigh, NC. He is guiding teacher for New Haven Zen Center and teaches at the Chogye International Zen Center of New York, as well as at other Zen Centers and affiliates.

Cost of attendance is $50

Saint Charles Practice Location

Cedar Avenue Business Center
Unit 216
1020 Cedar Avenue, Saint Charles, IL 60174

Jan
14
9:00 am09:00

Meditation Retreat in Chicago (Bronzeville neighborhood)

Our visiting teacher will be Ken Kessel, JDPSN, who received inka in April 1996. Ken began studying with Zen Master Seung Sahn in 1975. He is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and has been practicing as a psychotherapist since 1983, working with children and families in foster care, substance abuse, outpatient and inpatient mental health and therapeutic preschool settings, as well as in private practice. He specializes in infant and early childhood mental health. He recently moved back to the NY City area from Raleigh, NC. He is guiding teacher for New Haven Zen Center and teaches at the Chogye International Zen Center of New York, as well as at other Zen Centers and affiliates.

Cost of attendance is $50

Bronzeville Neighborhood Practice Location

3320 S Calumet Ave.
Enter through the rear and up the stairs.

For more information, please call Alayne at 773 552 0333

Jan
13
5:00 pm17:00

Dharma Talk given by Ken Kessel, JDPSN

Please join us for a Dharma Talk given by Ken Kessel, JDPSN.

Friday's Dharma Talk begins at 5:00 pm and will be held at the Clinard Dance Studio:
Clinard Dance Studio/Studio 1833
1833 S. Halsted Street, Rear Studio
Chicago, IL  60608
Questions can be directed to wendy@clinardance.org

After the talk, we'll be gathering for a 7:30 pm dinner at ...
Ahjoomah's Apron
218 W Cermak Rd, Chicago, IL 60616 (312) 326-2800

Questions regarding dinner can be directed to Anna at 773-988-8825

Jul
9
Jul 10

Summer Retreat, July 9 & 10

Join Us for a Time of Practice

with Zen Master Soeng Hyang


A Day of Meditation at The Theosophical Society
Saturday, July 9 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
1926 North Main Street, Wheaton IL


A Day of Meditation in the Pilsen Neighborhood
Sunday, July 10 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
1833 South Halsted, Chicago IL


A retreat is a time to investigate your life closely.
This experience can bring about a clearer, more compassionate direction, and more harmonious relationships within all aspects of life.
Beginners are welcome.

 

Jan
22
Jan 24

Winter Retreat

Retreats are held at the Theosophical Society in America building in Wheaton.

 

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Nov
22
6:00 am06:00

Pilsen Sangha Retreat

This Sunday, November 22nd, our Pilsen sangha will be holding a morning to afternoon retreat. It begins at 6:00 am (with an additional entrance time at 9:00 am) and runs until 3:00 pm.

Please RSVP at 773-988-8825 asap, and, if you have not yet received location information please also call. Please bring your mat and cushion. Contact Anna for details.