2017 Summer Practice Period begins with the opening Tea. If you would like to participate in the Practice Period which runs from June 1 through July 2, To contact Rev. Munnich leave a message through our Contacts page or call 828-645-2085.
For children ages 7 and older. This retreat includes meditation, chanting, working and playing together. Children will have the opportunity to learn to participate in temple ritual, serve formal tea and other forms of gentle meditation practice. Arts & crafts, outdoor play, nature and friendship.
A community of women gathering once each month for group meditation, tea and open discussion of Zen practice and its effect on our everyday lives. For women only. In 2017 we will explore the lives of women ancestors in the Zen lineage.
Led by a Master of the Ichiyo school of ikebana Norma Bradley. A long-time student of Thich Nhat Hanh, Norma will guide the class in meditation and the art of traditional Japanese flower arrangement. Young people are welcome. (This event has been rescheduled from April).