Three times a year, PZC holds a one day practice retreat, or zazenkai (“coming together for meditation”), at the Center.
They begin at 9:00 a.m., end at 4:00 p.m. and include periods of sitting and walking meditation,
a Dharma talk, daisan (private meetings with the teacher) and a pot luck lunch at Noon.
Donations to the Center are appreciated. All are welcome to attend, including non-members.
If you wish to attend all or part of the day, please email
Upcoming zazenkai are:
   Not yet scheduled for 2017

Day of Zen in Homewood

On Saturday, February 18th Mushin will visit the Homewood Sangha. The event will be at the Insight Awareness Center, 18110 Martin Ave, in Homewood Illinois and will be from 9:00am until 4:00pm with a one hour lunch break at 11:30. For more information and to register, visit the Insight Awareness web page at

Thursday Evening Class
Text "Nothing Special" by Joko Beck
Class is via Skype at specific locations on Thursday evenings from 6:30 -7:15 PM Central time.
Class will begin on January 26th, 2017. Registration for class required, donation requested.
Please sign up by contacting

Board Meeting
Saturday, Febuary 25th at 4:00pm.