Weekly Teacher-led Meditation and Dharma Talk
Bloom of the Present is offering a weekly teacher-led meditation and dharma talk.
6:30 -8:00 PM
Ocean Gate Zen Center
920 41st Ave., Suite F
Santa Cruz, CA
Please enter the building from the parking lot side.
Each week on Thursdays there will be a drop-in meditation period followed by a dharma talk and discussion. Carla Brennan, BOTP Guiding Teacher, will usually be leading the session. When Carla is unable to teach, there will be a guest teacher or senior student. New and experienced students are welcome to attend.
REGULAR WEEKLY SCHEDULE
6:30 – 7:10 Silent Meditation
7:15 – 8:00 Dharma Talk and Discussion
Please arrive on time and stay for the entire program.
DIRECTIONS AND PARKING: 920 41st Ave. is at the corner of Bain Ave. and 41st. It is near the Family Cycling Center and across Bain from Betty’s Burgers. There is a parking lot behind the 920 41st building and there is parking on Bain Ave. Please enter the building from the parking lot side.
NOTE TO THE SANGHA: Out of consideration for those with allergies to chemicals and fragrances, Bloom of the Present Insight Meditation events are fragrance-free. Please respect your friends in the Dharma and refrain from using fragrances and scented products when you attend programs. A good resource for finding fragrance-free products: http://www.eastbaymeditation.org/accessibility/fragrancefree.html.