Great Plains Zen Center
Events Calendar

Events Calendar

Our Events Calendar lists all GPZC events and activities.  You can

  1. get a quick view of an event by hovering your mouse over an event in the calendar;
  2. read the complete event description by clicking an event (or clicking the quick-view pop-up);
  3. filter events by location using the categories menu (top, left);
  4. filter events by event type (such as “sesshin” or “workshop”) using the tags menu (top, left); and
  5. import the calendar into your personal Google, Outlook, or other calendar programs by using the “Subscribe” button (bottom, right).

 

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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Online Sitting 6:00 am
Online Sitting
Apr 2 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am
Online Sitting
During Summer Ango,  GPZC offers online sitting Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday mornings at 6 AM.  During non-Ango times, the sittings are Tuesday, Wednesday and …
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Online Sitting 6:00 am
Online Sitting
Apr 3 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am
Online Sitting
During Summer Ango,  GPZC offers online sitting Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday mornings at 6 AM.  During non-Ango times, the sittings are Tuesday, Wednesday and …
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Online Sitting 6:00 am
Online Sitting
Apr 4 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am
Online Sitting
During Summer Ango,  GPZC offers online sitting Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday mornings at 6 AM.  During non-Ango times, the sittings are Tuesday, Wednesday and …
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Half-Day Sitting April 6 8:30 am
Half-Day Sitting April 6 @ Great Plains Zen Center
Apr 6 @ 8:30 am – 11:40 am
Half-Day Sitting April 6 @ Great Plains Zen Center | Monroe | Wisconsin | United States
Half-Day Sitting at Great Plains Zen Center takes place one Saturday each  month.   You can attend all or part of the morning sitting and stay …
Introduction to Zen Practice Workshop-Palatine 4-6-2024 8:30 am
Introduction to Zen Practice Workshop-Palatine 4-6-2024 @ Countryside Church
Apr 6 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Introduction to Zen Practice Workshop-Palatine 4-6-2024 @ Countryside Church | Palatine | Illinois | United States
This workshop provides basic, practical information including how to do zazen (Zen meditation), how to establish a home practice, how to make everyday activities practice, …
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Buddha’s Birthday April 7 2024 7:00 pm
Buddha’s Birthday April 7 2024 @ Countryside Church
Apr 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Buddha's Birthday April 7 2024 @ Countryside Church
Buddha’s Birthday Celebration, Sunday April 7 2024 at 7 PM   Join us Sunday evening, April 7 for a celebration of Buddha’s Birthday taking place …
Sunday Evening Online Sitting 7:00 pm
Sunday Evening Online Sitting
Apr 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Sunday Evening Online Sitting
Online sitting (two periods of zazen) will take place every Sunday evening from 7:00 – 8:30 PM.  This is followed by a brief check-in.  To …
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Online Sitting 6:00 am
Online Sitting
Apr 9 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am
Online Sitting
During Summer Ango,  GPZC offers online sitting Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday mornings at 6 AM.  During non-Ango times, the sittings are Tuesday, Wednesday and …
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Online Sitting 6:00 am
Online Sitting
Apr 10 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am
Online Sitting
During Summer Ango,  GPZC offers online sitting Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday mornings at 6 AM.  During non-Ango times, the sittings are Tuesday, Wednesday and …
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Online Sitting 6:00 am
Online Sitting
Apr 11 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am
Online Sitting
During Summer Ango,  GPZC offers online sitting Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday mornings at 6 AM.  During non-Ango times, the sittings are Tuesday, Wednesday and …
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Aspects of Zen Practice Class 3: Everyday Life Practice 4-14-2024 5:30 pm
Aspects of Zen Practice Class 3: Everyday Life Practice 4-14-2024 @ Countryside Church UU
Apr 14 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Aspects of Zen Practice Class 3: Everyday Life Practice 4-14-2024 @ Countryside Church UU | Palatine | Illinois | United States
This Aspects Class will cover practicing the precepts at home, at work, in the community, and throughout our lives. We will also discuss how to …
Sunday Evening Online Sitting 7:00 pm
Sunday Evening Online Sitting
Apr 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Sunday Evening Online Sitting
Online sitting (two periods of zazen) will take place every Sunday evening from 7:00 – 8:30 PM.  This is followed by a brief check-in.  To …
Sunday Evening Zazen, Palatine 7:00 pm
Sunday Evening Zazen, Palatine @ Countryside Church
Apr 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Sunday Evening Zazen, Palatine @ Countryside Church | Palatine | Illinois | United States
Sunday evening sittings at 7 PM at Countryside Church, 1025 N. Smith St., Palatine have resumed in person. Online participation will continue to be offered. …
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Online Sitting 6:00 am
Online Sitting
Apr 16 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am
Online Sitting
During Summer Ango,  GPZC offers online sitting Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday mornings at 6 AM.  During non-Ango times, the sittings are Tuesday, Wednesday and …
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Online Sitting 6:00 am
Online Sitting
Apr 17 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am
Online Sitting
During Summer Ango,  GPZC offers online sitting Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday mornings at 6 AM.  During non-Ango times, the sittings are Tuesday, Wednesday and …
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Honoring the Earth Sesshin April 18-21 2024 7:30 pm
Honoring the Earth Sesshin April 18-21 2024 @ Great Plains Zen Center
Apr 18 @ 7:30 pm – Apr 21 @ 8:00 am
Honoring the Earth Sesshin April 18-21 2024 @ Great Plains Zen Center | Monroe | Wisconsin | United States
Honoring the Earth Sesshin, April 18-21 2024   Honoring the Earth Sesshin takes place Thursday night, April 18 through Sunday morning, April 21. You are …
Online Sitting 6:00 am
Online Sitting
Apr 18 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am
Online Sitting
During Summer Ango,  GPZC offers online sitting Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday mornings at 6 AM.  During non-Ango times, the sittings are Tuesday, Wednesday and …
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Day of Reflection
Day of Reflection
Apr 21 all-day
Day of Reflection
The practice of Day of Reflection takes place the third Sunday of every month. This is an opportunity to focus on the Buddhist Precepts for …
Sunday Evening Online Sitting 7:00 pm
Sunday Evening Online Sitting
Apr 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Sunday Evening Online Sitting
Online sitting (two periods of zazen) will take place every Sunday evening from 7:00 – 8:30 PM.  This is followed by a brief check-in.  To …
Sunday Evening Zazen, Palatine 7:00 pm
Sunday Evening Zazen, Palatine @ Countryside Church
Apr 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Sunday Evening Zazen, Palatine @ Countryside Church | Palatine | Illinois | United States
Sunday evening sittings at 7 PM at Countryside Church, 1025 N. Smith St., Palatine have resumed in person. Online participation will continue to be offered. …
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Online Sitting 6:00 am
Online Sitting
Apr 23 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am
Online Sitting
During Summer Ango,  GPZC offers online sitting Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday mornings at 6 AM.  During non-Ango times, the sittings are Tuesday, Wednesday and …
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Online Sitting 6:00 am
Online Sitting
Apr 24 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am
Online Sitting
During Summer Ango,  GPZC offers online sitting Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday mornings at 6 AM.  During non-Ango times, the sittings are Tuesday, Wednesday and …
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Online Sitting 6:00 am
Online Sitting
Apr 25 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am
Online Sitting
During Summer Ango,  GPZC offers online sitting Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday mornings at 6 AM.  During non-Ango times, the sittings are Tuesday, Wednesday and …
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Introduction to Zen Practice Workshop-Monroe 4-27-2024 8:30 am
Introduction to Zen Practice Workshop-Monroe 4-27-2024 @ Great Plains Zen Center
Apr 27 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Introduction to Zen Practice Workshop-Monroe 4-27-2024 @ Great Plains Zen Center | Monroe | Wisconsin | United States
This workshop provides basic, practical information including how to do zazen (Zen meditation), how to establish a home practice, how to make everyday activities practice, …
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Sunday Evening Online Sitting 7:00 pm
Sunday Evening Online Sitting
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Sunday Evening Online Sitting
Online sitting (two periods of zazen) will take place every Sunday evening from 7:00 – 8:30 PM.  This is followed by a brief check-in.  To …
Sunday Evening Zazen, Palatine 7:00 pm
Sunday Evening Zazen, Palatine @ Countryside Church
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Sunday Evening Zazen, Palatine @ Countryside Church | Palatine | Illinois | United States
Sunday evening sittings at 7 PM at Countryside Church, 1025 N. Smith St., Palatine have resumed in person. Online participation will continue to be offered. …
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Online Sitting 6:00 am
Online Sitting
Apr 30 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am
Online Sitting
During Summer Ango,  GPZC offers online sitting Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday mornings at 6 AM.  During non-Ango times, the sittings are Tuesday, Wednesday and …