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.

For information on engaged practice groups, please see here and contact the groups directly for details on their offerings.

Filters

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)
Boundless Mind Temple

October 11, 2024 – October 13, 2024

Three-Day Sesshin and Ordination led by Kosen Gregory Snyder

Join us for a three-day sesshin led by Kosen Gregory Snyder. The sesshin will culminate in a priest ordination ceremony (tokudo) on Sunday, October 13, which is open to all.

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.