Events: Local and Regional

Wednesday, March 6: Former Plum Village Monastic Sister Hai-An will offer a teaching on the Gifts of Gratitude at St. Barnabas 

2019 New England Fall Retreat, October 24-27

Our sangha will be hosting a new England Fall Retreat at the Hulbert Outdoor Center in Thetford VT with Dharma teachers Richard Brady, Michael Ciborski, and Fern Dorrenstyn. Details will be forthcoming in spring 2019.

Events at Morning Sun Community**   

See www.morningsuncommunity.org for more information.  Note that some events require pre-registration.
  • Most Sundays, 10 AM to 2:00 PM.  Some Sundays are parts of retreats, but are open to anyone who wishes to attend.  One does not have to attend the retreat to attend the Sunday Day of Mindfulness.

**  Morning Sun Community is a mindfulness center and residential community located on 240 beautiful acres in Alstead, NH.  It was founded by Fern Dorrestyn and Michael Ciborski among others.  Fern and Michael are former Plum Village monastics, now married with 3 children.  There are other permanent residents at Morning Sun and also long and short term visitors.

Events at Blue Cliff Monastery

See www.bluecliffmonastery.org for details on events scheduled at this monastery, which is the northeast home to monastics in the Plum Village tradition.  The monastery is generally open to the public two days a week for Days of Mindfulness, and for long and short personal retreats.  They also offer long retreats on various themes throughout the year.

Events in Plum Village Tradition in the Northeast Region

New England Plum offers details on retreats and Days of Mindfulness scheduled in the Northeast Region, which consists of Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut.


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