Saturday, March 18, 2017

SMZC April 2017 Community Events


MYRIAD WAYS IN APRIL TO DEEPEN OUR PRACTICE AND CELEBRATE THE DHARMA

This April promises to be an eventful month with numerous community events happening. Please come join us as we realize the Way together.

Birth of Buddha Sesshin: April 5 - 8
Buddha's Birth Ceremony: Sun. April 9
Tea Workshop: Sat. April 15
Sangha Potluck: Sat. April 22
Saturday Kids Community: Sat. April 22







SMZC April 2017 Community Events


Wednesday, September 7, 2016

SMZC Annual Bazaar on September 18



THE 2016 ZEN CENTER BAZAAR IS COMING SEPTEMBER 18!

Whether you are interested in art, Zen or a unique experience, come and join us for SMZC's annual bazaar! There’s something for everyone to enjoy!

Admission is free!

If you and your family are looking for different kind of summer activity come up to the mountain for our 7th Annual Bazaar! The Sonoma Mountain Zen Center will host this year’s Bazaar on Sunday, September 18th from 11 am to 4 pm. This event is a great way to experience the lively spirit of the Zen Center and have some down home local fun!

This year we have a diverse group of artisans and craftspeople offering many beautiful and unique art pieces for you to enjoy and for you to take home. There will be activities and demonstrations for all ages. Kids can make art, get their faces painted and eat snow cones. Throughout the day live demonstrations including formal tea ceremony, aikido, kendo (Japanese swordsmanship) will be performed. Musicians will demonstrate the Taiko drum, Shakuhachi (flute) and Koto (stringed instrument). To top this all off sit under the shade of the redwood trees and enjoy a delicious bento box treat, homemade baked goods, SMZC jam while listening to the funkadelic rhythm beat of Sonoma County's Black Sheep Brass Band...

more information: Sonoma Mountain Zen Center Bazaar


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Monday, April 4, 2016

SMZC Spring Events 2016




Come Join Us!

Spring Events 2016



April 6-9 - Birth of the Buddha Sesshin



 April 10 Sun 1pm - Buddha's Birthday Celebration and Potluck    



April 16 Sat. 1-4pm Sat. - Tea of Quiet Taste Workshop



April 23 Sat. 10:15am - Kids Saturday Community





Contact the SMZC office for more details or to sign-up.

(707) 545-8105
E-mail: smzc@smzc.net
Website: www.smzc.net





Monday, November 16, 2015

"Tea of Quiet Taste" Tea Workshop - Saturday, December 12. No Experience Needed!





Please join us for an afternoon of Tea Ceremony taught by Eiko Mouri-sensei, a leading tea instructor.

 Saturday, December 12, 1-4 p.m.

Contact the SMZC office for more details or to sign-up.

(707) 545-8105
E-mail: smzc@smzc.net
Website: www.smzc.net







Monday, November 2, 2015

November Events at Sonoma Mountain Zen Center




This Holiday season will be full of great events and retreats at SMZC.  During this often chaotic season, we could all use some time for stillness.

Peace on Earth and Goodwill to All starts with each of us.


CALENDAR OF EVENTS:

Nov. 7 - Being Time 1-Day Sitting
Nov. 13-14 - Guest Speaker: Barbara Rhodes
Nov. 26 - Thanksgiving Potluck
Dec. 1-5 - Rohatsu Sesshin

Please see below for more information and join us.