Email: January 14

Cleaning of the Temple at Arnold Park: Wednesday, January 15 Upholding a Japanese Zen tradition we adopted decades ago, we’ll take aim tomorrow at the corners and crevices of the Arnold Park buildings that don’t reach our to-do lists over the rest of the year. Our annual “Cleaning of the Temple” begins with a brief…

Email: January 4

RAICA General Meeting Anyone not in sesshin is welcome at the Rochester Area Interfaith Climate Action (RAICA) General Meeting on January 8 from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm at the First Universalist Church, 150 South Clinton Avenue. The Zen Center is a member of RAICA. Come to learn about our current campaigns and what you…

Email: January 2

New Year’s Eve Feedback At this morning’s staff meeting, people offered feedback about the main change to this year’s New Year’s Eve ceremonies, omitting the noise-making from our circumambulation of the house. Not surprisingly, there were mixed reviews, with some finding it more settled and solemn (in a good way) and others missing the chance…