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Oct 28 - Nov 3, 2019
(Daylight Savings ends Nov 3! Set your clocks an hour earlier)
WEDNESDAY, OCT 30

THURSDAY, OCT 31

FRIDAY, NOV 1

SATURDAY, NOV 2

SUNDAY, NOV 3 (Daylight Savings)
Upcoming Calendar Items
Don't miss the opportunity to hear teachings with Venerable George, who brings a sharp and incisive intelligence to his presentation of the Dharma.
See the schedule for: Two weekend workshops (Jataka Tales and how to meditate on emptiness), Discovering Buddhism on Monday nights and the Four Noble Truths on Wednesdays.
Daytime Meditation 101 is an introductory course on basic Buddhist meditation techniques for complete beginners, and includes Buddhist meditations that can be used by anyone to create more peace and happiness in daily life.
When: Oct 17 - Nov 14

Outreach Opportunity: Lake Johnson accumulates trash along the shorelines and wildlife become entangled, or ingests trash that is toxic to them. All ages are welcome 
When: Sat, Nov 2 

Evening Meditation 101 is an introductory course on basic Buddhist meditation techniques for complete beginners, and includes Buddhist meditations that can be used by anyone to create more peace and happiness in daily life. When: Nov 5 - Dec 10 (No class Nov 26)

Interfaith Alliance Devotional Prayer - Shine Your Light
Nov 3, 3pm
Practices to offer
Our spiritual director, Lama Zopa Rinpoche, advised us to recite 100,000 of these praises to create the causes for the next Light of the Path Retreat. Enter here. Our progress as of today: 38,399
Enter your 2019 Prostration Challenge count here! We'll offer them all to Geshe-la at the end of the year. We have 39,287 as of today!
Merit Makers & Side Notes
Thanks go out to Tim Mulhern who donated funds to purchase our new Flower Offering Station! You can now make flower offerings under the pergola outside and find all the vases, tools, water and inspiration you need. This is also the location to empty spent flowers that you might notice on the altar. Thank you Tim for your generous heart that helped to create a lovely place for us to make offerings on our beautiful altar! You are appreciated!
From time to time folks call in looking for information on a class we offer or an answer to a question. More and more I’m happy that people call us because...
Family Program
Fall Session Sept 8 - Nov 24! How We Relate to Others
Sunday morning classes begin at 10:30
Our Sunday Program is a vibrant mix of drop-off and family programming. Much of our curriculum content is based on the 16 Guidelines .
Social Opportunities
Kadampa Center Hours

Wednesday-Friday, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
(please call ahead to ensure staff is available
 to unlock building)
Wed-Fri: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm: Silent meditation - all welcome (call ahead)

Classes and events take place throughout the week. Doors open 30 minutes prior to start times.


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