2017 Calendar

2017

January
11am                               Maitreya Festival
2 – 27                             Temple closed/ Home Practice period
13 – 16                            Private Retreat
29             11am             Meditation Sunday
February
2                6 – 8pm       Ventura County Meditation Group
5                11am             Buddha’s Renunciation Celebration
11             9 – 1pm         Temple Work day
12             11am              Buddha’s Parinirvana
18 – 19     10am             2 day retreat
19             11am              Samantabhadra Festival
22             7 – 9pm        Central Coast Meditation Group
26             11am             Meditation Sunday
March
2                6 – 8pm       Ventura County Meditation Group
5                11am             Full Morning Service
11             9- 1pm          Temple Work day
12             11am              Merit Ceremony
18 – 19     10am             2 day retreat
19             11am              Segaki
22             7 – 9pm       Central Coast Meditation Group
26             11am             Meditation Sunday
April
2                11am            Recitation of the Shushogi
6                6 – 8pm      Ventura County Meditation Group
8                9 – 1am       Temple Work day
9                11am            Manjusri Festival
16             11am             Memorial for Zen Master Keizan
20 – 23     10am           3 day Spring Retreat
23             11am            Full Morning Service
26             7 – 9pm       Central Coast Meditation Group
29             9 – 1pm       Temple Work day
30             11am             Meditation Sunday
May
4                6 – 8pm      Ventura County Meditation Group
6 – 7          10am           2 day retreat
7                11am            Wesak
14             11am             Meditation Sunday
20             9 – 1pm       Temple Work day
21             11am             Full Morning Service
24             7 – 9pm       Central Coast Meditation Group
29             11am             Memorial Day Service
June
1               6 – 8pm        Ventura County Meditation Group
4                11am            Annual Members Meeting
10             9 – 1pm        Temple Work day
11             11am              Recitation of the Shushogi
16  – 18    10am            3 day retreat
18              11am            Avalokiteshwara Festival (male version)
24              9 – 1pm      Temple Work day
25              11am            Meditation Sunday
28              7 – 9pm      Central Coast Meditation Group
July
2                11am            Acalanatha Festival
6                6 – 8pm      Ventura County Meditation Group
8                9 – 1pm      Temple Work day
9                11am            Full Morning Service
15 – 16     10am            2 day retreat
16             11am             Kshtigarbha Festival
23             11am             Recitation of the Shurangama
26             7 – 9pm       Central Coast Meditation Group
30             11am             Meditation Sunday
July 30 – August 27   Temple Closed
August
27                   11am       Meditation Sunday
September
2                      9 – 1pm Work day
3                      11am       Full Morning Service
7                      6 – 8pm Ventura County Meditation Group
10                   11am        Memorial for Zen Master Dogen
17                   11am        Avalokiteshwara Festival (female version)
22–24             10am     3 day retreat
24                   11am       Meditation Sunday
27                   7 – 9pm Central Coast Meditation Group
30                   9 – 1pm Work day
October
1                      11am        Reading of the Precepts
5                      6 – 8pm  Ventura County Meditation Group
8                      11am        Memorial for Zen Master Bodhidharma
14                   9 – 1pm    Work day
15                   11am          Recitation of the Shurangama
22                   11am         Meditation Sunday
25                   7 – 9pm   Central Coast Meditation Group
28 – 29           10am       2 day retreat
29                   11am         Segaki Festival
November
2                      6 – 8pm   Ventura County Meditation Group
5                      11am         Memorial for Rev. Master Jiyu
9– 12                                 3 day Autumn retreat
12                   11am          Remembrance
18                   9 – 1pm    Work day
19                   11am          Thanksgiving
22                   7 – 9pm    Central Coast Meditation Group
26                   11am          Meditation Sunday
December
3                      11am          Full Morning Service
7                      6 – 8pm    Ventura County Meditation Group
9 -10              10am          2 day retreat
10                   11am            Enlightenment Festival
14                   7 – 9pm      Central Coast Meditation Group
16                   9 -1pm        Work day
17                   11am            Merit Ceremony
24                   11am           Meditation Sunday
26 – Jan. 1                         End of Year Retreat
Dec. 31          5:30pm       New Years Eve
Jan. 1             11am            Maitreya Festival