Newsletters

Quarterly Newsletter, May - July

Sangha Newsletter for May through July 2018

In this issue:

  • Maezumi Roshi Memorial Zazenkai, May 11-13
  • Ekyo Maezumi Zen Painting Classes, May 19
  • Three-Day Sesshin, June 7-10
  • "Everyday Life is the Way" Seven-Day Sesshin, July 8-15

Our next retreat is the Maezumi Roshi Memorial Zazenkai, which runs May 11-13. Please register as soon as possible.

Quarterly Newsletter, Feburary - April

Sangha Newsletter for February through April 2018

In this issue:

  • Nirvana Day Zazenkai, Feb. 16-18
  • Beginner's Mind Sesshin, March 16-18
  • Our Living Soil Classes in February and March
  • Buddha's Birthday Celebration, April 8
  • Three-Day Sesshin, April 12-15

Our next retreat is the Nirvana Day Zazenkai, which runs February 16-18. Please register as soon as possible.

Quarterly Newsletter, November - January

Sangha Newsletter for November 2017 through January 2018

In this issue:

  • A new affiliate, the Beloit Zen Community.
  • Our first Waking Up for Racial Justice class, part of a monthly series, will be held on December 2.
  • Our Rohatsu Sesshin will be held Dec. 5-10.
  • We have posted our 2018 retreat schedule.

Our next retreat is the November Zazenkai, which runs November 10-12. Please register as soon as possible.

Quarterly Newsletter, August - October

Sangha Newsletter for August through October 2017

In this issue:

  • An upcoming Day of Council Practice workshop on Saturday, September 16.
  • On October 8, the GPZC is again participating in the Monroe, WI CROP Walk.
  • Our Beginner's Mind Sesshin will be held Sep. 22-24.
  • We have recently updated our community service opportunity listings.

Quarterly Newsletter, May - July

Sangha Newsletter for May through July 2017

In this issue:

  • Our first-ever Pet/Animal Blessing Ceremony will be held at Myoshinji in the afternoon of May 21.
  • We welcome a visit from Jadina Lilien and Tiokasin Ghosthorse for a book signing and presentation at Trickster Gallery in Schaumburg on Saturday, June 24 at 1:00 PM.

Quarterly Newsletter, February - April

Sangha Newsletter for February through April 2017

In this issue:

  • Nirvana Day Zazenkai Feb. 10-12
  • Council Training March 5
  • Beginner's Mind Sesshin March 17-19
  • Buddha's Birthday Celebration April 8
  • Chicago Street Retreat April 20-23

Our next retreat is the Nirvana Day Zazenkai, which begins Friday, February 10 and ends Sunday, February 12. Please register soon.

Quarterly Newsletter, November - January

Sangha Newsletter for November 2016 through January 2017

In this issue:

  • Rohatsu Sesshin Dec. 6-11
  • Gate of Sweet Nectar Ceremony and Write for Rights Dec. 11
  • Three-Day Sesshin Jan. 5-8
  • Building Renovation Project Completed

Our next retreat is the Rohatsu Sesshin, which begins Tuesday, December 6 and ends Sunday, December 11. Please register soon.

Quartlery Newsletter, August - October

Sangha Newsletter for August through October 2016

In this issue:

  • Peaceful Way Sesshin August 7-14
  • Gate of Sweet Nectar Ceremony August 13
  • Beginner's Mind Sesshin Sep. 16-18
  • Honoring the Way of Zazen Sesshin Oct. 13-16

Our next retreat is the Peaceful Way Sesshin, which begins Sunday, August 7 and ends Sunday, August 14. Please register soon.

Quarterly Newsletter, May - July

Sangha Newsletter for May through July 2016

In this issue:

  • Phase I of Zendo Building Renovation Complete!
  • Summer Practice Period June 16 - August 14
  • Three-Day Sesshin June 16-19
  • Three-Day Sesshin July 7-10
  • Peaceful Way (Seven-Day) Sesshin Aug. 7-14

Our next retreat is the Three-Day Sesshin, which begins Thursday, June 16 and ends Sunday, June 19. Please register soon.

Quarterly Newsletter, February - April

Sangha Newsletter for February through April 2016

In this issue:

  • Chas Jewett Talk Jan. 31
  • Benefit Concert and Silent Auction Feb. 20
  • Exploring your Inner Path Workshop
  • Beginner's Mind Sesshin March 18-20
  • Three-Day Sesshin April 7-10
  • Buddha's Birthday Celebration April 17

Our next retreat is the Nirvana Day Sesshin, which begins Thursday, Feb. 11 and ends Sunday, Feb. 14. Please register by Sunday, February 7.