Events

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ZCF schedules many events throughout the year, including extended meditation retreats.
Please check this page for information.

Grace 1

2015 New Year’s Zen Retreat

Empty Nest Zendo North Fork, California Sunday, December 28, 2014 to Thursday, January 1, 2015 Empty Nest Zendo is located in the Yosemite foothills about 40 miles …

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Peter 2

Extended Sitting Day

Saturday, December 13, 2014 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM Led by Rev. Kuzan Peter Schireson     The usual Saturday morning program will be followed by an …

Continue Reading »

Grace 1

2015 New Year’s Zen Retreat

11.25.2014  |  No Comments ››

Empty Nest Zendo North Fork, California Sunday, December 28, 2014 to Thursday, January 1, 2015 Empty Nest Zendo is located in the Yosemite foothills about 40 miles …

Continue Reading »

Peter 2

Extended Sitting Day

11.24.2014  |  No Comments ››

Saturday, December 13, 2014 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM Led by Rev. Kuzan Peter Schireson     The usual Saturday morning program will be followed by an …

Continue Reading »

Grace Schireson

2014 New Year’s Zen Retreat

11.20.2013  |  No Comments ››

Central Valley Zen Foundation announces the annual New Year’s Retreat at Empty Nest Zendo  from  Saturday, December 28, 2013 to  Wednesday, January 1, 2014. The retreat will …

Continue Reading »

FourNobleTruths1

Seijiki Celebration

10.20.2013  |  No Comments ››

  Seijiki* Celebration Monday, October 28, 2013 6:30 pm *Buddhist Halloween Please come in Halloween costume, and bring along children and noisemakers. We will honor our ancestors, …

Continue Reading »

FourNobleTruths2

Four Truths and a Path

08.31.2013  |  No Comments ››

  Four Truths and a Path Essential Buddhist Teachings for Meditators   A class for beginning or continuing meditators Taught by ordained Zen priests in the lineage …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday June 8

06.06.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Myogo Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

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05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

“Home-leaving” is a Buddhist term used to describe a decision to take up monastic life. One aspect of this idea is that you give up your family …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 25

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Soshin Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session.

Continue Reading »

Saturday, May 18th – Extended sitting

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead an extended day, from 9 am to 3 pm. The morning 9-11 schedule will be followed as usual. If you’re coming for the …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 11

05.10.2013  |  No Comments ››

Brian Emo will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 4

05.03.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the sitting and discussion

Continue Reading »

Zen Center of Fresno will be closed Saturday April 27

04.19.2013  |  No Comments ››

This is the weekend of our annual Spring retreat, to be held at Empty Nest Zendo in North Fork. The next Saturday session will be held on …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday April 13

04.19.2013  |  No Comments ››

Brian Emo will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday April 6

04.02.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

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Zen meditation and talk: Saturday, March 23

03.22.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the session

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Extended sitting – Saturday March 16

03.16.2013  |  No Comments ››

We will meet for our regular morning session from 9-11, after which those who’ve signed up will stay for an extended sitting, including bag lunch, until 3 …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning March 9

03.09.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning March 2

03.09.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Soshin Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning, February 23

02.20.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Alice Tulloch will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning January 26

01.17.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session.

Continue Reading »

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning January 19

01.14.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session.

Continue Reading »

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Zen meditation and talk – Saturday morning, January 5th

01.02.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the sitting and give a talk on Saturday morning, January 5th. The session will begin at 9 a.m. and conclude at 11. Anyone …

Continue Reading »

leaf

Zen Center of Fresno – Background

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

ZCF is established under the umbrella of Central Valley Zen Foundation, a non-profit organization. Myoan Grace Schireson and Kuzan Peter Schireson – Dharma heirs in the Suzuki …

Continue Reading »

leaf

Everyone welcome at ZCF

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

ZCF and its members are dedicated to the teaching and practice of Zen Buddhist meditation and Zen as a path to living an awakened, compassionate, useful, and …

Continue Reading »

leaf

ZCF Open House – 12/8/12 from 2-4 pm

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

On Saturday, December 8, 2012,  Zen Center of Fresno  will celebrate ZCF’s opening (which also happens to be the Buddha’s Day of Enlightenment), by holding an open …

Continue Reading »

leaf

Zen is alive and well in Fresno

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

Saturday, December 8, 2012, marks the opening of the Zen Center of Fresno (ZCF) at 922 North Van Ness in the Tower District. ZCF and its members …

Continue Reading »

Zen Women

12.05.2012  |  Comments Off

Continue Reading »

The blog of Myoan Grace Schireson on Sweeping Zen

12.05.2012  |  Comments Off

Continue Reading »

Grace Schireson on facebook

12.05.2012  |  Comments Off

Continue Reading »

Home Page Post 3

12.03.2012  |  Comments Off

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Home Page Post 2

12.03.2012  |  Comments Off

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First Home Page Post

12.03.2012  |  Comments Off

Sed ut perspiciatis unde omnis iste natus error sit voluptatem accusantium doloremque laudantium, totam rem aperiam, eaque ipsa quae ab illo inventore veritatis et quasi architecto beatae …

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Grace 1

2015 New Year’s Zen Retreat

11.25.2014  |  No Comments ››

Empty Nest Zendo North Fork, California Sunday, December 28, 2014 to Thursday, January 1, 2015 Empty Nest Zendo is located in the Yosemite foothills about 40 miles …

Continue Reading »

Peter 2

Extended Sitting Day

11.24.2014  |  No Comments ››

Saturday, December 13, 2014 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM Led by Rev. Kuzan Peter Schireson     The usual Saturday morning program will be followed by an …

Continue Reading »

Grace Schireson

2014 New Year’s Zen Retreat

11.20.2013  |  No Comments ››

Central Valley Zen Foundation announces the annual New Year’s Retreat at Empty Nest Zendo  from  Saturday, December 28, 2013 to  Wednesday, January 1, 2014. The retreat will …

Continue Reading »

FourNobleTruths1

Seijiki Celebration

10.20.2013  |  No Comments ››

  Seijiki* Celebration Monday, October 28, 2013 6:30 pm *Buddhist Halloween Please come in Halloween costume, and bring along children and noisemakers. We will honor our ancestors, …

Continue Reading »

FourNobleTruths2

Four Truths and a Path

08.31.2013  |  No Comments ››

  Four Truths and a Path Essential Buddhist Teachings for Meditators   A class for beginning or continuing meditators Taught by ordained Zen priests in the lineage …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday June 8

06.06.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Myogo Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

“Home-leaving” is a Buddhist term used to describe a decision to take up monastic life. One aspect of this idea is that you give up your family …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 25

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Soshin Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session.

Continue Reading »

Saturday, May 18th – Extended sitting

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead an extended day, from 9 am to 3 pm. The morning 9-11 schedule will be followed as usual. If you’re coming for the …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 11

05.10.2013  |  No Comments ››

Brian Emo will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 4

05.03.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the sitting and discussion

Continue Reading »

Zen Center of Fresno will be closed Saturday April 27

04.19.2013  |  No Comments ››

This is the weekend of our annual Spring retreat, to be held at Empty Nest Zendo in North Fork. The next Saturday session will be held on …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday April 13

04.19.2013  |  No Comments ››

Brian Emo will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday April 6

04.02.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk: Saturday, March 23

03.22.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the session

Continue Reading »

Extended sitting – Saturday March 16

03.16.2013  |  No Comments ››

We will meet for our regular morning session from 9-11, after which those who’ve signed up will stay for an extended sitting, including bag lunch, until 3 …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning March 9

03.09.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning March 2

03.09.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Soshin Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning, February 23

02.20.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Alice Tulloch will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning January 26

01.17.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session.

Continue Reading »

leaf

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning January 19

01.14.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session.

Continue Reading »

leaf

Zen meditation and talk – Saturday morning, January 5th

01.02.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the sitting and give a talk on Saturday morning, January 5th. The session will begin at 9 a.m. and conclude at 11. Anyone …

Continue Reading »

leaf

Zen Center of Fresno – Background

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

ZCF is established under the umbrella of Central Valley Zen Foundation, a non-profit organization. Myoan Grace Schireson and Kuzan Peter Schireson – Dharma heirs in the Suzuki …

Continue Reading »

leaf

Everyone welcome at ZCF

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

ZCF and its members are dedicated to the teaching and practice of Zen Buddhist meditation and Zen as a path to living an awakened, compassionate, useful, and …

Continue Reading »

leaf

ZCF Open House – 12/8/12 from 2-4 pm

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

On Saturday, December 8, 2012,  Zen Center of Fresno  will celebrate ZCF’s opening (which also happens to be the Buddha’s Day of Enlightenment), by holding an open …

Continue Reading »

leaf

Zen is alive and well in Fresno

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

Saturday, December 8, 2012, marks the opening of the Zen Center of Fresno (ZCF) at 922 North Van Ness in the Tower District. ZCF and its members …

Continue Reading »

Zen Women

12.05.2012  |  Comments Off

Continue Reading »

The blog of Myoan Grace Schireson on Sweeping Zen

12.05.2012  |  Comments Off

Continue Reading »

Grace Schireson on facebook

12.05.2012  |  Comments Off

Continue Reading »

Home Page Post 3

12.03.2012  |  Comments Off

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Home Page Post 2

12.03.2012  |  Comments Off

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First Home Page Post

12.03.2012  |  Comments Off

Sed ut perspiciatis unde omnis iste natus error sit voluptatem accusantium doloremque laudantium, totam rem aperiam, eaque ipsa quae ab illo inventore veritatis et quasi architecto beatae …

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Grace 1

2015 New Year’s Zen Retreat

11.25.2014  |  No Comments ››

Empty Nest Zendo North Fork, California Sunday, December 28, 2014 to Thursday, January 1, 2015 Empty Nest Zendo is located in the Yosemite foothills about 40 miles …

Continue Reading »

Peter 2

Extended Sitting Day

11.24.2014  |  No Comments ››

Saturday, December 13, 2014 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM Led by Rev. Kuzan Peter Schireson     The usual Saturday morning program will be followed by an …

Continue Reading »

Grace Schireson

2014 New Year’s Zen Retreat

11.20.2013  |  No Comments ››

Central Valley Zen Foundation announces the annual New Year’s Retreat at Empty Nest Zendo  from  Saturday, December 28, 2013 to  Wednesday, January 1, 2014. The retreat will …

Continue Reading »

FourNobleTruths1

Seijiki Celebration

10.20.2013  |  No Comments ››

  Seijiki* Celebration Monday, October 28, 2013 6:30 pm *Buddhist Halloween Please come in Halloween costume, and bring along children and noisemakers. We will honor our ancestors, …

Continue Reading »

FourNobleTruths2

Four Truths and a Path

08.31.2013  |  No Comments ››

  Four Truths and a Path Essential Buddhist Teachings for Meditators   A class for beginning or continuing meditators Taught by ordained Zen priests in the lineage …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday June 8

06.06.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Myogo Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

“Home-leaving” is a Buddhist term used to describe a decision to take up monastic life. One aspect of this idea is that you give up your family …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 25

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Soshin Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session.

Continue Reading »

Saturday, May 18th – Extended sitting

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead an extended day, from 9 am to 3 pm. The morning 9-11 schedule will be followed as usual. If you’re coming for the …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 11

05.10.2013  |  No Comments ››

Brian Emo will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 4

05.03.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the sitting and discussion

Continue Reading »

Zen Center of Fresno will be closed Saturday April 27

04.19.2013  |  No Comments ››

This is the weekend of our annual Spring retreat, to be held at Empty Nest Zendo in North Fork. The next Saturday session will be held on …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday April 13

04.19.2013  |  No Comments ››

Brian Emo will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday April 6

04.02.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk: Saturday, March 23

03.22.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the session

Continue Reading »

Extended sitting – Saturday March 16

03.16.2013  |  No Comments ››

We will meet for our regular morning session from 9-11, after which those who’ve signed up will stay for an extended sitting, including bag lunch, until 3 …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning March 9

03.09.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning March 2

03.09.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Soshin Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning, February 23

02.20.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Alice Tulloch will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning January 26

01.17.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session.

Continue Reading »

leaf

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning January 19

01.14.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session.

Continue Reading »

leaf

Zen meditation and talk – Saturday morning, January 5th

01.02.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the sitting and give a talk on Saturday morning, January 5th. The session will begin at 9 a.m. and conclude at 11. Anyone …

Continue Reading »

leaf

Zen Center of Fresno – Background

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

ZCF is established under the umbrella of Central Valley Zen Foundation, a non-profit organization. Myoan Grace Schireson and Kuzan Peter Schireson – Dharma heirs in the Suzuki …

Continue Reading »

leaf

Everyone welcome at ZCF

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

ZCF and its members are dedicated to the teaching and practice of Zen Buddhist meditation and Zen as a path to living an awakened, compassionate, useful, and …

Continue Reading »

leaf

ZCF Open House – 12/8/12 from 2-4 pm

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

On Saturday, December 8, 2012,  Zen Center of Fresno  will celebrate ZCF’s opening (which also happens to be the Buddha’s Day of Enlightenment), by holding an open …

Continue Reading »

leaf

Zen is alive and well in Fresno

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

Saturday, December 8, 2012, marks the opening of the Zen Center of Fresno (ZCF) at 922 North Van Ness in the Tower District. ZCF and its members …

Continue Reading »

Zen Women

12.05.2012  |  Comments Off

Continue Reading »

The blog of Myoan Grace Schireson on Sweeping Zen

12.05.2012  |  Comments Off

Continue Reading »

Grace Schireson on facebook

12.05.2012  |  Comments Off

Continue Reading »

Home Page Post 3

12.03.2012  |  Comments Off

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Home Page Post 2

12.03.2012  |  Comments Off

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First Home Page Post

12.03.2012  |  Comments Off

Sed ut perspiciatis unde omnis iste natus error sit voluptatem accusantium doloremque laudantium, totam rem aperiam, eaque ipsa quae ab illo inventore veritatis et quasi architecto beatae …

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Grace 1

2015 New Year’s Zen Retreat

11.25.2014  |  No Comments ››

Empty Nest Zendo North Fork, California Sunday, December 28, 2014 to Thursday, January 1, 2015 Empty Nest Zendo is located in the Yosemite foothills about 40 miles …

Continue Reading »

Peter 2

Extended Sitting Day

11.24.2014  |  No Comments ››

Saturday, December 13, 2014 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM Led by Rev. Kuzan Peter Schireson     The usual Saturday morning program will be followed by an …

Continue Reading »

Grace Schireson

2014 New Year’s Zen Retreat

11.20.2013  |  No Comments ››

Central Valley Zen Foundation announces the annual New Year’s Retreat at Empty Nest Zendo  from  Saturday, December 28, 2013 to  Wednesday, January 1, 2014. The retreat will …

Continue Reading »

FourNobleTruths1

Seijiki Celebration

10.20.2013  |  No Comments ››

  Seijiki* Celebration Monday, October 28, 2013 6:30 pm *Buddhist Halloween Please come in Halloween costume, and bring along children and noisemakers. We will honor our ancestors, …

Continue Reading »

FourNobleTruths2

Four Truths and a Path

08.31.2013  |  No Comments ››

  Four Truths and a Path Essential Buddhist Teachings for Meditators   A class for beginning or continuing meditators Taught by ordained Zen priests in the lineage …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday June 8

06.06.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Myogo Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

“Home-leaving” is a Buddhist term used to describe a decision to take up monastic life. One aspect of this idea is that you give up your family …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 25

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Soshin Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session.

Continue Reading »

Saturday, May 18th – Extended sitting

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead an extended day, from 9 am to 3 pm. The morning 9-11 schedule will be followed as usual. If you’re coming for the …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 11

05.10.2013  |  No Comments ››

Brian Emo will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 4

05.03.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the sitting and discussion

Continue Reading »

Zen Center of Fresno will be closed Saturday April 27

04.19.2013  |  No Comments ››

This is the weekend of our annual Spring retreat, to be held at Empty Nest Zendo in North Fork. The next Saturday session will be held on …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday April 13

04.19.2013  |  No Comments ››

Brian Emo will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday April 6

04.02.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk: Saturday, March 23

03.22.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the session

Continue Reading »

Extended sitting – Saturday March 16

03.16.2013  |  No Comments ››

We will meet for our regular morning session from 9-11, after which those who’ve signed up will stay for an extended sitting, including bag lunch, until 3 …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning March 9

03.09.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning March 2

03.09.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Soshin Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning, February 23

02.20.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Alice Tulloch will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning January 26

01.17.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session.

Continue Reading »

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning January 19

01.14.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session.

Continue Reading »

leaf

Zen meditation and talk – Saturday morning, January 5th

01.02.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the sitting and give a talk on Saturday morning, January 5th. The session will begin at 9 a.m. and conclude at 11. Anyone …

Continue Reading »

leaf

Zen Center of Fresno – Background

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

ZCF is established under the umbrella of Central Valley Zen Foundation, a non-profit organization. Myoan Grace Schireson and Kuzan Peter Schireson – Dharma heirs in the Suzuki …

Continue Reading »

leaf

Everyone welcome at ZCF

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

ZCF and its members are dedicated to the teaching and practice of Zen Buddhist meditation and Zen as a path to living an awakened, compassionate, useful, and …

Continue Reading »

leaf

ZCF Open House – 12/8/12 from 2-4 pm

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

On Saturday, December 8, 2012,  Zen Center of Fresno  will celebrate ZCF’s opening (which also happens to be the Buddha’s Day of Enlightenment), by holding an open …

Continue Reading »

leaf

Zen is alive and well in Fresno

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

Saturday, December 8, 2012, marks the opening of the Zen Center of Fresno (ZCF) at 922 North Van Ness in the Tower District. ZCF and its members …

Continue Reading »

Zen Women

12.05.2012  |  Comments Off

Continue Reading »

The blog of Myoan Grace Schireson on Sweeping Zen

12.05.2012  |  Comments Off

Continue Reading »

Grace Schireson on facebook

12.05.2012  |  Comments Off

Continue Reading »

Home Page Post 3

12.03.2012  |  Comments Off

consectetur, adipisci velit, sed quia non numquam eius modi tempora incidunt ut labore et dolore magnam aliquam quaerat voluptatem. Ut enim ad minima veniam, quis nostrum exercitationem …

Continue Reading »

Home Page Post 2

12.03.2012  |  Comments Off

Sed ut perspiciatis unde omnis iste natus error sit voluptatem accusantium doloremque laudantium, totam rem aperiam, eaque ipsa quae ab illo inventore veritatis et quasi architecto beatae …

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First Home Page Post

12.03.2012  |  Comments Off

Sed ut perspiciatis unde omnis iste natus error sit voluptatem accusantium doloremque laudantium, totam rem aperiam, eaque ipsa quae ab illo inventore veritatis et quasi architecto beatae …

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Grace 1

2015 New Year’s Zen Retreat

11.25.2014  |  No Comments ››

Empty Nest Zendo North Fork, California Sunday, December 28, 2014 to Thursday, January 1, 2015 Empty Nest Zendo is located in the Yosemite foothills about 40 miles …

Continue Reading »

Peter 2

Extended Sitting Day

11.24.2014  |  No Comments ››

Saturday, December 13, 2014 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM Led by Rev. Kuzan Peter Schireson     The usual Saturday morning program will be followed by an …

Continue Reading »

Grace Schireson

2014 New Year’s Zen Retreat

11.20.2013  |  No Comments ››

Central Valley Zen Foundation announces the annual New Year’s Retreat at Empty Nest Zendo  from  Saturday, December 28, 2013 to  Wednesday, January 1, 2014. The retreat will …

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Seijiki Celebration

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  Seijiki* Celebration Monday, October 28, 2013 6:30 pm *Buddhist Halloween Please come in Halloween costume, and bring along children and noisemakers. We will honor our ancestors, …

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Four Truths and a Path

08.31.2013  |  No Comments ››

  Four Truths and a Path Essential Buddhist Teachings for Meditators   A class for beginning or continuing meditators Taught by ordained Zen priests in the lineage …

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday June 8

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Rev. Myogo Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

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05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

“Home-leaving” is a Buddhist term used to describe a decision to take up monastic life. One aspect of this idea is that you give up your family …

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 25

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Soshin Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session.

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Saturday, May 18th – Extended sitting

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead an extended day, from 9 am to 3 pm. The morning 9-11 schedule will be followed as usual. If you’re coming for the …

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 11

05.10.2013  |  No Comments ››

Brian Emo will lead the morning session

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 4

05.03.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the sitting and discussion

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Zen Center of Fresno will be closed Saturday April 27

04.19.2013  |  No Comments ››

This is the weekend of our annual Spring retreat, to be held at Empty Nest Zendo in North Fork. The next Saturday session will be held on …

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday April 13

04.19.2013  |  No Comments ››

Brian Emo will lead the morning session

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday April 6

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Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

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Zen meditation and talk: Saturday, March 23

03.22.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the session

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Extended sitting – Saturday March 16

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We will meet for our regular morning session from 9-11, after which those who’ve signed up will stay for an extended sitting, including bag lunch, until 3 …

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning March 9

03.09.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning March 2

03.09.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Soshin Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning, February 23

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Rev. Alice Tulloch will lead the morning session

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning January 26

01.17.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session.

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning January 19

01.14.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session.

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Zen meditation and talk – Saturday morning, January 5th

01.02.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the sitting and give a talk on Saturday morning, January 5th. The session will begin at 9 a.m. and conclude at 11. Anyone …

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Zen Center of Fresno – Background

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

ZCF is established under the umbrella of Central Valley Zen Foundation, a non-profit organization. Myoan Grace Schireson and Kuzan Peter Schireson – Dharma heirs in the Suzuki …

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Everyone welcome at ZCF

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ZCF and its members are dedicated to the teaching and practice of Zen Buddhist meditation and Zen as a path to living an awakened, compassionate, useful, and …

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ZCF Open House – 12/8/12 from 2-4 pm

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

On Saturday, December 8, 2012,  Zen Center of Fresno  will celebrate ZCF’s opening (which also happens to be the Buddha’s Day of Enlightenment), by holding an open …

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Zen is alive and well in Fresno

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

Saturday, December 8, 2012, marks the opening of the Zen Center of Fresno (ZCF) at 922 North Van Ness in the Tower District. ZCF and its members …

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Zen Women

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The blog of Myoan Grace Schireson on Sweeping Zen

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Grace Schireson on facebook

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12.03.2012  |  Comments Off

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First Home Page Post

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