Email: September 12

No Thursday Dokusan With Roshi leaving tomorrow (Thursday, September 13) to give sesshin in Madison, the next dokusan will be next Monday, September 17. Roommate Wanted Sangha member Gretchen Targee is seeking a new tenant; one of her housemates will be living in October. Her house is located in the Neighborhood of the Arts, very…

Email: August 21

Quarterly Calendar The 3-month calendar for October through December is set, and you can download it in Adobe Acrobat format here. Or pick up a copy in the Link! Book Club Meeting The next meeting date is set: Sunday, September 23 Next book: The Dhammapada Time: 6:30 p.m. Note: Any translation of the Dhammapada is…

Email: August 17

Zendo Air Conditioning – An Announcement from Roshi Bad news for those of you who’ve enjoyed sweltering in the zendo on hot, humid summer evenings, “kicking it Old School”: we’re upgrading the air conditioning. Believe it or not, we’ve had A/C capacity in the zendo – kinda, sorta – for many years now, but it’s…

Email: August 14

No Dokusan This Thursday, August 16 After tomorrow (Wednesday) morning, the next dokusan will be Monday evening, August 20, and that will also be the last dokusan before the Center closes for our annual two-week summer break. Annual Picnic This Saturday It’s that time of year again! This year’s potluck picnic is set for this…

Email: August 7

Memorial Service for Cynthia Seefeld, Sunday, August 12, 11:00 am Sangha member Cynthia Seefeld passed away early Friday morning in her hometown of Milwaukee. She had entered hospice the week before at her residence, Eastcastle Place, a retirement living community. Many of us here remember her, as she spent a full sixteen years on staff….

Email: July 24

Memorial Service for Jeffrey Kurland Long-time Center member and sesshin veteran Jeffrey Kurland has died after a long battle with cancer. His wife Roberta and their daughters will be here tomorrow (Wednesday, July 25) for a service in the zendo at 2:30 pm. Old friends and other Sangha members are welcome to come. Looking for…

Tofu, Leeks, and Peas

Ingredients: 1 pound tofu 2 leeks, white and light green parts only, cleaned and sliced into 1” pieces 1 – 2 Tbs olive oil for cooking 1 clove garlic, minced 1 teaspoon ground ginger or 1 tablespoon fresh ginger, grated ½ tsp marjoram 8 oz. frozen peas, defrosted Marinade: ¼ C soy sauce ¼ C…