Events

You can find the latest information on BZC’s upcoming zazen schedule, retreats, classes, workshops, and other offerings here. Use the filters on the left to sort by location and event type, or use the calendar to see events on a given day. Click on any event for more information and to register.

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In Person
Sesshin (Retreat)
Boundless Mind Temple

Recurrent

Five-day sesshin with Tenshin Reb Anderson, June 5-9

Teshin Reb Anderson was ordained as a priest by Suzuki Roshi in 1970 and served as abbot of San Francisco Zen Center from 1986 to 1995. He has been a longtime supporter of BZC and this will be his eighth retreat with our sangha. Join us in this practice opportunity!

In Person
Sesshin (Retreat)
Watershed Retreat Center

Recurrent

BZC Summer Residential Zen Retreat, Aug 5-11

Our annual residential summer retreat at the Watershed Center will be led by Kosen Gregory Snyder and Shingetsu Laura O'Loughlin. Registration is now closed.

In Person
Sesshin (Retreat)
Watershed Retreat Center

January 4, 2025 – January 26, 2025

Residential Practice Intensive, January 4-26

This will be BZC's first ever residential practice intensive, taking place just over three weeks next January at Ancestral Heart Temple and the Watershed Retreat Center. The residential practice intensive will be led by Teah Strozer and Kosen Gregory Snyder and will coincide with the lay dharma transmission of Shingetsu Laura O’Loughlin.