Listed below are our current practice locations and schedule. 

Wheaton Practice Location

Theosophical Society (Meditation Room)
1926 N Main St, Wheaton, IL 60187
Enter at back entrance of Theosophical Society

Practice Schedule

Meditation and Dharma talk 7:00-8:15 PM
Starts Tuesday, September 11, 2018

September Dharma Sessions
September 11 - An introduction to basic meditation practice, Part I – an introduction to a variety of ways to meditation – how to pick one.

September 18 - An introduction to meditation practice - how to develop a regular practice, “why can't I stop thinking?”

September 25 - Who was the Buddha?  A brief review of the story of the Buddha.  (There will be a retreat in McHenry September 29 and 30.  If people are interested in the retreat, some orientation will be offered at the end of practice)


Bronzeville Neighborhood Practice Location

For more information, please call Alayne at 773 552 0333

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

Practice Schedule

Thursday evenings 7:00 - 8:30 pm
Please note, we do not meet every Thursday, see Home Page for current schedule


Chicago Kwam Um Zen Center

For more information, please contact Mark at
28025 N Lakeview Circle, McHenry, IL

Practice Schedule

Monday and Friday evenings: 6:30 - 8:00 pm
Sundays: 8:30-10:30 am
Every Second Sunday (long practice): 8:30 am - 3:00 pm


Visit the Kwan Um School of Zen for a list of Kwan Um School of Zen sanghas world-wide.