Zen Center of Denver Calendar
Note: Please arrive 10 minutes before any scheduled event as the doors are locked 5 minutes before the hour. If needed, ring the doorbell at the east 31st street door. 
 
   December  
 

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

 

 

1

 

2

Evening Zazen 7:00 pm

6:45 Instruction

3 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

4 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

Sesshin Setup 6:00 pm

5 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

 

6 Sesshin

Center Closed to Public

 

7  Sesshin

Center Closed to Public

 

 

8 Sesshin

Center Closed to Public

 

 

9 Sesshin

Center Closed to Public

 

 

10 Sesshin

Center Closed to Public

 

11 Sesshin

Center Closed to Public

 

12 Sesshin

Center Closed to Public

 

 

13 Sesshin

 Guests arrive 8:15 for zazen at 8:30 am

Buddha’s Enlightenment

Ceremony 9am

 

14 Center Closed to Public

 

Holiday Party 4-6 pm

 

 

15

16

Evening Zazen

 7:00 pm

17  Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

 

18  Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

Evening Zazen

7:00 pm

 

19 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

20

 

21   Center Closed to Public

  

 

 

 

 

22

 

23 Center Closed to Public

 

24  Center Closed to Public

 

 

 

25 Center Closed to Public

 

26 Center Closed to Public

 

 

27  Center Closed to Public

 

28 Center Closed to Public

 

 

 

29

30 Center Closed to Public

 

31 New Year’s Eve

Informal sitting 9-midnight

 

 

 



 

Dokusan (an individual meeting with a teacher) will be offered during all weekday meditation sessions. The dokusan schedule is as follows: Tuesday Evenings: Peggy Sensei and Karin Sensei; Wednesday Mornings: Ken Sensei; Thursday Mornings: Karin Sensei Thursday Evenings:  Ken Sensei  Friday

Mornings: Peggy Sensei Note: Both Peggy and Karin out of town after Dec 18.

 

 

 

January  

 

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

   

Dec. 31

New Year’s Eve

Informal sitting 9pm to midnight

1 Center Closed

New Year’s Day

2 Center Closed

3 Center Closed

4 Center Closed

5

6 Evening Zazen with

Instruction

7:00-8:45 pm

7 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

8 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

Evening Zazen

7:00-8:45 pm

9 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

10 Clouds & Water Meeting:

9 am

11 Zazen 8-9am

9 am Teisho by Ken Sensei

12

6:30 pm BOD

13 Evening Zazen

7:00-8:45 pm

14 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

15 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

Evening Zazen

7:00-8:45 pm

16 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

Weekend sesshin

Begins 6 pm

17 Weekend sesshin with teisho by Karin Sensei

at 2 pm

18 Zazenkai 8:00 am to 3 pm

Teisho by Karin Sensei

9:00-10:30 am

19

20 Evening Zazen

7:00-8:45 pm

with Talk &

Discussion

21 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

22 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

Evening Zazen with Instruction

7:00-8:45 pm

23 Morning Zazen 6-7:00 am

24 Intro to Zen Seminar 9am to 3pm

25 Zazen 8-9am

9 am Teisho by

Peggy Sensei

26

27 Evening Zazen

7:00-8:45 pm

28 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

29 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

Evening Zazen

7:00-8:45 pm

30 Morning Zazen 6-7:00 am

31

Dokusan (an individual meeting with a teacher) will be offered during all weekday meditation sessions. The dokusan schedule is as follows: Tuesday Evenings: Peggy Sensei and Karin Sensei; Wednesday Mornings: Ken Sensei; Thursday Mornings: Karin Sensei, Thursday Evenings: Ken Sensei; Friday Mornings: Metta Sensei

OFFICE HOURS: Messages are checked every day or every other day. Scheduled hours by appointment

February 

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

1 8:00 am Samu

2 Intro. To Zen Series #1

7-8:30 pm

Public invited

3 Evening Zazen with Instruction

7:00-8:45 pm

4 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

5 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

Evening Zazen

7:00-8:45 pm

6 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

7

8 Zazen 8:00 am

9:00 am Sangha

Discussion

9 Intro. To Zen

Series #2

7-8:30 pm

10 Evening Zazen

7:00-8:45 pm

11 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

12 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

Evening Zazen w/Talk & Discussion

7:00-8:45 pm

13 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

14

15 Zazen 8 am

9:00 am Senior’s Talk

16 Intro. To Zen

Series #3

7-8:30 pm

17 Evening Zazen

7:00-8:45 pm

With Q & A

18 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

19 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

Evening Zazen with Instruction

7:00-8:45 pm

20 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

21

22 Zazen 8:00 am

9:00 am Recorded Teisho

23 Intro. To Zen Series #4

7-8:30 pm

24 Evening Zazen

7:00-8:45 pm

25 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

26 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

No am dokusan

Evening Zazen

7:00-8:45 pm

27 Morning Zazen

Weekend Sesshin begins 6 pm

28 Weekend sesshin with teisho by Ken Sensei

at 2 pm

Dokusan (an individual meeting with a teacher) will be offered during all weekday meditation sessions. The dokusan schedule is as follows: Tuesday Evenings: Peggy Sensei and Karin Sensei; Wednesday Mornings: Ken Sensei; Thursday Mornings: Karin Sensei, Thursday Evenings: Ken Sensei; Friday Mornings: Metta Sensei

Note: Karin Sensei is out of town 2/23 through March

OFFICE HOURS: Messages are checked every day or every other day. Scheduled hours by appointment


March 

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

1 Zazenkai 6-3:30 pm

Teisho by Ken Sensei

9-10:30 am

2

3 Evening Zazen 7:00-8:45 pm with Instruction

4 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

5 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

No am dokusan

Evening Zazen

7:00-8:45 pm

6 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

7

8 Zazen 8:00 am

Workday 8:30-noon

Note: Daylight Savings time starts

9

10 Evening Zazen

7:00-8:45 pm

11 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

12 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

No am dokusan

Evening Zazen

7:00-8:45 pm

13 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

14

15 Zazen – 8:00 am

Kannon Ceremony

9:00 am

16

17 Evening zazen

7:00-8:45 pm with Chanting Service

18 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

19 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

No am dokusan

Evening Zazen with

Instruction

7:00-8:45 pm

20 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

21

22 Zazen 8:00 am

Teisho by Peggy Sensei 9-10:30 am

23

24 Evening Zazen

7:00-8:45 pm

25 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

26 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

No am dokusan

Evening Zazen

7:00-8:45 pm

27 Morning Zazen

6:00-7:00 am

28 Samu 9:00 am to 12:30 pm

29 Zazen – 8:00 am

Dharma Discussion

9:00 am

30

31 Evening zazen

7:00-8:45 pm with

Talk & Discussion

       

Dokusan (an individual meeting with a teacher) will be offered during all weekday meditation sessions. The dokusan schedule is as follows: Tuesday Evenings: Peggy Sensei and Karin Sensei; Wednesday Mornings: Ken Sensei; Thursday Mornings: Karin Sensei, Thursday Evenings: Ken Sensei; Friday Mornings: Metta Sensei

Note: Karin Sensei is out of town 2/23 through March 29

OFFICE HOURS: Messages are checked every day or every other day. Scheduled hours by appointment