All times are Central Time unless otherwise noted.

Weekly Schedule

Monday–Friday: Morning sitting from 6:00 to 6:30 a.m.

Mon, Weds, Fri: Evening sitting from 5:30 to 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday: Open sitting available 7:30 to 9:00 p.m.

Thursday: Open sitting available 7:30 to 9:00 p.m.
(Class - 6:30 to 7:15)

Dokusan (private interview with teacher) available
8:45 a.m. Samu (cleaning/setup)
9:00 a.m. Zazen/kinhin
9:30 a.m. Zazen instruction for newcomers
10:40 a.m. Service
11:00 a.m. Dharma talk
For details, visit the Weekly Schedule page.


Evanston Zen Group, Evanston, IL
Thursdays from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.

Norman Zen Group, Norman, OK
Tuesday & Thursday 6:00 to 7:00 a.m.
Sunday 9:30 to 10:45 a.m.

Oakmont Zen Group, Oakmont, CA
Wednesdays 4:30 to 5:00 p.m. (Pacific Time)

Sangamon Zen Group, Springfield, IL
Thursdays from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Saturdays from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m.

Visit the Affiliates page for details.


The following is our schedule for upcoming sesshin.

     May 23 (Wed) to 28 (Mon - Memorial Day)
    July 12 (Thurs) to 15 (Sun)
     August 29 (Wed) to September 3 (Mon - Labor Day)

Except as noted, all sesshin begin at 7:30 p.m. the first evening and end at 12 noon the last day, followed by an informal lunch. At 6:00 p.m. the first evening, there is an orientation for first-time participants. Here is the daily sesshin schedule.

For more information and to register for upcoming sesshin,
visit the Sesshin page.


  Saturday, June 9, 2018, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Board Meeting
   Saturday, June 9, 2018, at 4 p.m.

  Thursdays, 6:30 to 7:15 p.m.

Day of Zen in Homewood, IL
   Saturday, April 28, 2018, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Bodhi Day Potluck
   2018 schedule to be determined

For more information visit the Events page.