Past Meetup

Eon Zen Center Zazenkai (full day of Zen practice)

This Meetup is past

22 people went

Location image of event venue


One day Zen meditation intensive at the beautiful Willow Farm Zendo in Hygiene, CO.

The schedule includes four blocks of seated and walking meditation; work practice; chant service; short dharma talk; and lunch. Registration is open for Full-Day and Half-Day participation now.

RSVP here and pay in advance with the PayPal links at Your payment receipt is your registration confirmation. Details and payment are here:

Meals are vegetarian. They usually include ample vegan and gluten-free options, but please indicate in a Comment with your registration RSVP (or your PayPal payment) if you have any dietary restrictions.

Scholarships are available donated by Common Foundation.

Please also see note regarding financial need below. No one is turned away for lack of funds.

Full schedule is:

8:00- Arrive and get oriented.
8:30- Zazen / Guidelines
9:00- Walking Meditation
9:10- Zazen
9:40- End
9:45- Work Practice
11:00- Zazen
11:30- Walking Meditation
11:40- Zazen
12:10- End
12:15- Lunch — Break [Interviews)
1:30- Dharma Words / Zazen
2:00- Walking Meditation
2:10- Zazen (with Interview)
2:40- Break
3:10- Chant Service
3:20- Zazen (with Interview)
3:50- Walking Meditation
4:00- Zazen
4:30- Closing Words & Circle

For Paying Members of Eon Zen Center or Great Mountain Zen Center:

Whole Day: $40
Half Day w/ Lunch: $25
Half Day w/o Lunch: $20

For Non-Members:

Whole Day: $50
Half Day w/ Lunch: $30
Half Day w/o Lunch: $25

We understand that retreat fees can be prohibitive in these times, and are committed to making Zen practice available to all regardless of financial situation. If fees are a hardship, please pay what you can and enter a comment explaining your circumstances. No one will be turned away for lack of funds.