Email: August 9

COVID-19 Update – Formal Sittings Will Continue The Center’s COVID Taskforce (Jonathan Hager, M.D., Eryl Kubicka, Sensei John Pulleyn, Dené Redding, and Ven. Trueman Taylor) met yesterday afternoon and concluded that it’s safe for our normal schedule of morning and evening formal sittings to continue, so long as everyone is fully vaccinated and masks are worn…

Email: August 7

This evening (Saturday, August 7, 2021) one of the participants in today’s workshop informed us that he has tested positive for COVID-19, despite having had both doses of the vaccine. Although it may turn out to have been a false positive, we’ve decided out of an abundance of caution to move this Sunday’s morning sitting…

Email: August 6

New Mask Protocol  Our COVID-19 task force (Jonathan Hager, M.D., Eryl Kubicka, Sensei John Pulleyn, and Dené Redding) met this week to review the latest information about the highly-transmissible Delta variant. They came to the conclusion that residents, trainees, and volunteers at Arnold Park and Chapin Mill should wear masks indoors at all times when…

Email: August 4

One Step Back In response to the recent spike in COVID-19 cases and the increasing prevalence of the extremely contagious Delta variant, the Center is following CDC and Monroe County recommendations that everyone, including fully-vaccinated people, return to wearing masks indoors in public settings. If you come to the Center without a mask, you’ll be…