Location and Practice Schedule
135 NE 3rd Street
Gainesville, FL 32601
Tuesday Evening Practice
6:30pm – 8:00pm
Sunday Morning Practice
10:00am – 12:00pm
Beginners and newcomers are welcome to arrive early for a brief introduction to Zen meditation and practice, as well as the Kwan Um School of Zen tradition.
Donations are greatly appreciated, but are not necessary to attend.
Half-day Retreat Saturday, February 25th
Since moving to the Gainesville Shambhala Center, monthly half-day retreats will now occur on the last Saturday of each month. The address to the new location is: 1899 NE 23rd Avenue Gainesville, FL 32698 Half-day Retreat Schedule 10:00am – 10:15am Morning Bell Chant 10:15am – 10:40am Sitting Zen 10:40am – 10:50am Walking meditation 10:50am – 11:20am Sitting Zen 11:20am – 11:30am Walking meditation 11:30am – 12:00pm Sitting Zen 12:30pm – 1:00pm Potluck lunch (please feel free to bring a vegetarian dish) 1:00pm – 1:30pm Break 1:30pm – 2:00pm Dharma discussion 2:00pm – 2:30pm Sitting Zen 2:30pm – 2:45pm Closing chanting Circle talk 2:45pm – 3:00pm Attendance is free, but donations are gratefully appreciated. Please feel free to arrive and depart as needed. Call 352-614-0512 with any questions. If you are a beginner or newcomer, please feel free to arrive anytime between 9:30am – 9:45am for a brief introduction.