Upcoming events at KCC include some new and some continuing opportunities, but please note the Thursday evening Mind-Training Study Group is taking a break. Keep a watch on the website, www.kcc.org, for updates. For now, here is what is happening:
All events are at KCC Urban Center unless otherwise noted.
Young Adult Group
This monthly meeting welcomes the under-40 set to gather and talk about the dharma as it relates to daily life.
Friday, June 3, 2016 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Friday, July 1, 2016 - 7:00pm ot 9:00pm
All-Day Sit: Chenrezig
Resident Lama Michael Conklin provides detailed instruction on the practice of Chenrezig on alternating first Sundays from 9:00am to noon. Following a potluck lunch, there is a question-and-answer session from 1:30pm to 2:45pm, and then a last session of meditation ending at 4:00pm.
Sunday, June 5, 2016 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
This is a great opportunity to stop by KCC, ask questions, and get acquainted with the community, as well as the ways of Tibetan Buddhism as practiced at KCC. If you are new or sort of new or just want the chance to be reintroduced to KCC, please stop by.
Thursday, June 16, 2016 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Painting at the Land of Retreat
The first of three summer painting classes hosted by KCC at SCOL, where participants will spend the day painting high desert prairie, arid brushland, and pine and oak savannah landscapes under the guidance of highly-reputed plein air artists and instructors.
Kat Sowa will lead the first class. Visit the painting series website for dates and details about subsequent classes.
Saturday, June 18, 2016
Ser Chö Ösel Ling
This retreat will include background teachings on Vajrayana practice but the emphasis will be on practice sessions with some guided meditation on the Bodhisattva Chenrezig, the principle Vajrayana practice that Kalu Rinpoche introduced in the West because it was a simple yet complete path.
Saturday, June 18 - 4:30pm — Saturday, June 25 - 11:00am
Led by Bill Spangle
Ananda at Laurelwood Retreat Center
Board of Directors Meeting
Sunday, June 19, 2016 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm
For more events, view the KCC calendar.
KCC has begun streaming on YouTube, at this URL: http://www.youtube.com/user/kccmedia