Special Events

We offer a variety of workshops, public talks, retreats and social events throughout the year -- both in-person and online.

Introduction to Foundation Program

FEATURED EVENT:

Introduction to Foundation Program

Sun, Feb 6, 2022

Oak Park & Livestream

FREE introductory class | Ready to go deeper with your practice? A new Foundation Program class is starting February 6 in Oak Park (livestream option available for those outside Chicagoland). Click to learn more about this unique in-depth study program.

Learning to Love Wisely

$5 PUBLIC TALK:

Learning to Love Wisely

Wed, Feb 2, 2022

Oak Park, Livestream, and Recorded

Join us for a special evening of meditation, inspiration and practical instruction. Open to all levels, from complete beginner to experienced meditators. Everyone welcome!

• Meditations for a Meaningful Life: Lamrim Retreat

• Meditations for a Meaningful Life: Lamrim Retreat

Jan 29, 2022

Oak Park & Livestream

Guided meditations on a special arrangement of all Buddha's teachings, which is easy to understand and put into practice.

• Friday Night Out - February

• Friday Night Out - February

Feb 5, 2022

Oak Park

Enjoy a relaxed evening of meditation, food, and community in Oak Park. Free!

• Friday's Big Question - February

• Friday's Big Question - February

Feb 12, 2022

Live online

FREE! A lively hour of spiritual discussion and community, open to absolutely everyone.

• The Joy of Meditation: Love is the Great Protector

• The Joy of Meditation: Love is the Great Protector

Feb 12, 2022

Oak Park & Online

Guest teacher Gen Kelsang Chokyi will share methods to overcome the turbulence of our minds so that we can connect more deeply with the stillness, happiness and contentment that is naturally abiding within us.

• Guru Yoga Mandala Retreat

• Guru Yoga Mandala Retreat

Feb 26, 2022

Oak Park & Livestream

Engage in the traditional practices of making mandala offerings and making special requests to your Spiritual Guide. This is an in-depth, self-guided retreat, however all levels of students are invited to attend.

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Guided meditation classes are available on demand. So you can start uncovering your inner peaceful side right away.

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We have a recurring schedule of drop-in classes every week. All include guided meditation and practical teaching. Some also include time for questions.