First Vermont Sesshin
April 2018 Sesshin

30th Anniversary of the Vermont Zen Center

Sunday, July 15, 2018    |     9:00 am – 2:30 p.m. Place: Vermont Zen Center

9:00 a.m. - 1:00—For members and their families

  • 9:00 a.m.—Informal sitting in the zendo (no robes)
  • 9:30—Tributes in the dining room
  • 10:00—Groundbreaking ceremony for the retreat cabin
  • 10:40—Sensei Rafe Martin storytelling in the dining room
  • 11:30—Light meal for the Sangha
  • Click to RSVP for 30th Anniversary (Members only, so that we know how many to expect for the meal.)

1:00 - 2:30 p.m—Open to the public

  • 1:00 p.m.—Garden tours begin (every 20 minutes)
  • 1:30 p.m.—Temple tours begin (every 20 minutes)
  • Refreshments and information about the Center will be available throughout the afternoon.