The Buddha, Mindfulness and Love in our Lives
A Day of Mindfulness
Led by Jack Lawlor
Dharma teacher in the tradition of Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh
Date: Saturday, February 21, 2015
Time: 8:00 AM gather, 8:30 AM start, 3:30 PM end
Location: Simply Dunn, Downsville, Wisconsin (6 miles south of Menomonie)
Sponsored by: Red Cedar Buddha Sangha, Downsville Wisconsin
This mostly silent day of mindfulness will cultivate awareness and compassion and include walking and sitting meditation, a dharma talk, small group discussion and a mindful meal. Jack Lawlor , leading the Day of Mindfulness, was ordained by Ven. Thich Nhat Hahn as a Dharma Teacher in 1992 at the Plum Village monastery in France. Jack has been practicing consistently in organized Zen meditation groups since 1975, and leads Evanston, Illinois based Lakeside Buddha Sangha and regional retreats for communities of mindfulness in the upper Midwest.
Meditation instruction will be provided. There will also be an opportunity to take the Five Mindfulness Trainings.
Please bring a bag lunch, meditation cushions or bench. Chairs are available. Space is limited. Registration fee is $25. Scholarships available. Please register by Mon., February 16.
For registration form and questions, please contact Red Cedar Buddha Sangha at 715 235 5686 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.