Three times a year, PZC holds a one-day practice retreat, or zazenkai (“coming together for meditation”).
The day begins at 9:00 a.m., ends at 4:00 p.m., and includes periods of sitting and walking meditation,
a dharma talk, daisan (private meeting with a teacher) and a potluck lunch.
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
The next zazenkai is scheduled for Saturday, June 9, 2018.

Thursday Evening Class

The current class began on April 12, 2018.
Text: The Empty Valley Collection, Volume 1, translated by Thomas Cleary
Time: 6:30 to 7:15 p.m.
Class is conducted via Skype at specific locations. Registration is required; donation requested.
Please register by contacting

Day of Zen in Homewood, IL

Mushin will visit the Insight Awareness Center for a day of practice on Saturday, April 28, 2018.
For information visit

Board Meeting
Saturday, June 9, 2018, 4:00 PM


Bodhi Day Potluck
2018 schedule to be determined