Upcoming events at KCC include some new and some continuing opportunities, but please note the Thursday evening Mind Training Study Group is taking a break. Keep a watch on the website, www.kcc.org, for updates. For now, here is what is happening:
All events are at KCC Urban Center unless otherwise noted.
Young Adult Group
This monthly meeting welcomes the under-40 set to gather and talk about the dharma as it relates to daily life.
Friday, August 5, 2016 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
All-Day Sit: Zhinay
Resident Lama Michael Conklin provides detailed instruction on the practice of Zhinay, the foundation of spiritual practice at KCC, on alternating first Sundays from 9:00am to noon. Following a potluck lunch, there is a question-and-answer session from 1:30pm to 2:45pm, and then a last session of meditation ending at 4:00pm.
Sunday, July 3, 2016 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
This is a great opportunity to stop by KCC, ask questions, and get acquainted with the community, as well as the ways of Tibetan Buddhism as practiced at KCC. If you are new or sort of new or just want the chance to be reintroduced to KCC, please stop by.
Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Practicing the Four Opponent Powers - Invigorating Your Practice in the Mahamudra Program
The third in a series of four classes, this event will include a prepared teaching on the Four Opponent Powers, Vajrasattva group practice together, an opportunity to share experiences in community (particularly carrying practices aligned with purification and Vajrasattva), and a ngondro and mahamudra question and answer session.
Saturday, July 23 9:00am — 12:00pm
Led by Erik Fromme and Bill Spangle
Painting at the Land of Retreat
The second and third summer painting classes hosted by KCC at SCOL, where participants will spend the day painting high desert prairie, arid brushland, and pine and oak savannah landscapes under the guidance of highly-reputed plein air artists and instructors.
Jef Gunn will lead both classes. Visit the painting series website for dates and details about subsequent classes.
Saturday, July 30, 2016
Saturday, August 6, 2016
Ser Chö Ösel Ling
Board of Directors Meeting
Sunday, July 17, 2016 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm
For more events, view the KCC calendar.
KCC has begun streaming on YouTube, at this URL: http://www.youtube.com/user/kccmedia