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IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS

The Eco Sangha sit scheduled for Wednesday, June 21st at 7pm has been cancelled. It will resume next week.

Upcoming Events

Jun
22
Thu
2017
2:00 pm Community Drop-In Hours
Community Drop-In Hours
Jun 22 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The center is open for community use Monday–Friday, 2–6pm. Read, relax, chat quietly with friends — enjoy beautiful peace in the city. The small room is available for meditation, the large room is available for reading and quiet conversation.
7:00 pm Thursday Peer-Led Sitting
Thursday Peer-Led Sitting
Jun 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Peer-led sittings include a guided meditation, a brief Dharma reading and time for peer discussion. Led by NYI Peer-Leaders Fee by donation: Suggested starting donation is $10 but whatever you offer is greatly appreciated and no one is ever turned away for lack of funds. For this event all donations go to support NYI.
Jun
23
Fri
2017
7:00 pm Managing Expectations: A Mindful...
Managing Expectations: A Mindful...
Jun 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Managing Expectations: A Mindful Approach
This is a discussion and book signing event with George Pitagorsky. George’s new book, Managing Expectations: A Mindful Approach to Achieving Success, provides a compassionate, practical process for setting and satisfying expectations. If you are going to have expectations or be in relationships with others who have them, it is best to work with them[...]

Upcoming Special Events

Managing Expectations

A Mindful Approach with George Pitagorsky

Friday, June 23rd

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Day of Silence

Saturday, June 24th

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Insight OUT Refuge

A PRIDE Celebration!

Wednesday, June 28th

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Learn How to Meditate

Beginners Classes Every Tuesday Night

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IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS

The Eco Sangha sit scheduled for Wednesday, June 21st at 7pm has been cancelled. It will resume next week.

Upcoming Events

Jun
22
Thu
2017
2:00 pm Community Drop-In Hours
Community Drop-In Hours
Jun 22 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The center is open for community use Monday–Friday, 2–6pm. Read, relax, chat quietly with friends — enjoy beautiful peace in the city. The small room is available for meditation, the large room is available for reading and quiet conversation.
7:00 pm Thursday Peer-Led Sitting
Thursday Peer-Led Sitting
Jun 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Peer-led sittings include a guided meditation, a brief Dharma reading and time for peer discussion. Led by NYI Peer-Leaders Fee by donation: Suggested starting donation is $10 but whatever you offer is greatly appreciated and no one is ever turned away for lack of funds. For this event all donations go to support NYI.
Jun
23
Fri
2017
7:00 pm Managing Expectations: A Mindful...
Managing Expectations: A Mindful...
Jun 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Managing Expectations: A Mindful Approach
This is a discussion and book signing event with George Pitagorsky. George’s new book, Managing Expectations: A Mindful Approach to Achieving Success, provides a compassionate, practical process for setting and satisfying expectations. If you are going to have expectations or be in relationships with others who have them, it is best to work with them[...]
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