Zendo Schedule

All sittings are at 515 S. Prospect, Champaign (NW corner of Green and Prospect). All times are Central Time.

Weekly Schedule

Weekdays (Mon.-Fri.): 6:00 to 6:35 AM

Monday, Wednesday & Friday: 5:15 to 5:45 PM

Sunday Morning:
Sanzen (interview with teacher) available
 9:00 Zazen/Kinhin
 9:30 Zazen Instruction
 10:40 Service
 11:00 Dharma talk
You are welcome to join Sunday mornings at the beginning of any sitting period. Zazen instruction is available at 9:30 a.m. During sesshin, the regular schedule is suspended.


PZC holds several one day practice periods each year. They are on Saturdays from 9:00am until 4:00pm with a pot luck lunch from Noon until 1:30. The day includes sitting and walking meditation periods, a Dharma talk and private meetings with a teacher. All are welcome to attend, including non-members. Donations to the Center are appreciated. For information email pzc@prairiezen.org.
Zazenkai Dates:
  April 25th

Phone Schedule

Phone practice consultations are by prior arrangement.
Please email genmyo@prairiezen.org at least three days in advance for appointment and confirmation.

Evanston Sangha

The Zen Group of Evanston meets Thursdays from 5:30 to 6:30 pm at the home of Sue Museki Sommers. Everyone is welcome. Email tornsue@aol.com or call (847)859-2433 for info and directions.

Springfield Sangha

The Sangamon Zen Group meets Thursdays from 7:15 to 8:00pm and Saturdays from 9:30 to 11:30am at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 745 Woodside Road in Springfield. All are welcome. Contact: Ed Mushin Russell (217)528-4834.

Sesshin Schedule

The following is our schedule for upcoming sesshin. Except as noted, all sesshin begin at 7:30 pm the first evening and end at 12:00 noon the last day followed by an informal lunch. At 6:00 pm the first evening there is an orientation for first-time participants. Part time attendance is possible.

   March dates to be determined
   May 20 (Wed) to 25 (Mon - Memorial Day)

PZC E-Mail - pzc@prairiezen.org