Registration is required to attend for both online and on-site events. To attend on-site events, please sign our covid waiver (first time only). SMZC is open to the fully-vaccinated public.

  • May 21, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM PDT
    On Site, 6367 Sonoma Mountain Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95404, USA
    Dharma talk will be given by Katsuzen (勝禅) King. BY DONATION ($10 suggested donation).
  • May 21, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM PDT
    Online Event
    Dharma talk will be given by Katsuzen (勝禅) King. BY DONATION ($10 suggested minimum donation)
  • May 24, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    Genjo Building, 6367 Sonoma Mountain Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95404, USA
    An opportunity to explore the fundamental teachings of Buddhism and build a foundation for daily practice through discussions on the book "Transmission of Light (Denkoroku): Zen in the Art of Enlightenment" by Zen Master Keizan. Week 11: Pages 209-218 (50) Zhijian (51) Rujing
  • May 24, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM PDT
    Zoom
    An opportunity to explore the fundamental teachings of Buddhism and build a foundation for daily practice through discussions on the book "Transmission of Light (Denkoroku): Zen in the Art of Enlightenment" by Zen Master Keizan. (The "All-Class Pass" includes 1 free class)
  • May 24, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM PDT
    Zoom
    An opportunity to explore the fundamental teachings of Buddhism and build a foundation for daily practice through discussions on the book "Transmission of Light (Denkoroku): Zen in the Art of Enlightenment" by Zen Master Keizan. Week 11: Pages 209-218 (50) Zhijian (51) Rujing
  • May 25, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM PDT
    Online Event
    Yuko Wakayama Yamada-sensei will be giving her second part of the lecture on The Denkoroku - The Record of Transmitting the Light by Keizan Zenji. The Denkoroku documents the great enlightenment of Shakyamuni Buddha and its transmission by fifty-two patriarchs in India, China and Japan.
  • May 25, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM PDT
    Genjo Building, 6367 Sonoma Mountain Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95404, USA
    Yuko Wakayama Yamada-sensei will be giving her second part of the lecture on The Denkoroku - The Record of Transmitting the Light by Keizan Zenji. The Denkoroku documents the great enlightenment of Shakyamuni Buddha and its transmission by fifty-two patriarchs in India, China and Japan.
  • May 28, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM PDT
    Genjo Building, 6367 Sonoma Mountain Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95404, USA
    Perfect for beginners wishing to learn meditation form. Meditation is a way to calm the mind and find balance in your daily life. Join us for our regular Saturday Community program immediately following instruction.
  • May 28, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM PDT
    On Site, 6367 Sonoma Mountain Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95404, USA
    Student talk will be given by Kaian (海安) John Jennings, senior student of Kwong-roshi and ordained priest. BY DONATION ($10 suggested donation)
  • May 28, 10:30 AM – 10:35 AM PDT
    Online Event
    Student talk will be given by Kaian (海安) John Jennings, senior student of Kwong-roshi and ordained priest. BY DONATION ($10 suggested minimum donation)
  • May 31, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    Genjo Building, 6367 Sonoma Mountain Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95404, USA
    An opportunity to explore the fundamental teachings of Buddhism and build a foundation for daily practice through discussions on the book "Transmission of Light (Denkoroku): Zen in the Art of Enlightenment" by Zen Master Keizan. Week 12: Pages 219-232 (52) Dogen (53) Ejo
  • May 31, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM PDT
    Zoom
    An opportunity to explore the fundamental teachings of Buddhism and build a foundation for daily practice through discussions on the book "Transmission of Light (Denkoroku): Zen in the Art of Enlightenment" by Zen Master Keizan. (The "All-Class Pass" includes 1 free class)
  • May 31, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM PDT
    Zoom
    An opportunity to explore the fundamental teachings of Buddhism and build a foundation for daily practice through discussions on the book "Transmission of Light (Denkoroku): Zen in the Art of Enlightenment" by Zen Master Keizan. Week 12: Pages 219-232 (52) Dogen (53) Ejo
  • Jun 04, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM PDT
    Genjo Building, 6367 Sonoma Mountain Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95404, USA
    Perfect for beginners wishing to learn meditation form. Meditation is a way to calm the mind and find balance in your daily life. Join us for our regular Saturday Community program immediately following instruction.
  • Jun 04, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM PDT
    Zoom
    Student talk will be given by Erik Zenjin Shearer, a student of Kwong-roshi, following 10:30 am zazen. BY DONATION ($10 suggested minimum donation)
  • Jun 04, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM PDT
    Zendo, 6367 Sonoma Mountain Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95404, USA
    Student talk will be given by Erik Zenjin Shearer, a student of Kwong-roshi, following 10:30 am zazen. BY DONATION ($10 suggested donation)
  • Jun 09, 6:00 PM – Jun 10, 9:00 PM
    Online Zendo
    Sesshin, literally “to touch the Mind,” is a period of time set aside for an intensive meditation retreat to let go of the conditioned self and resume our original nature.
  • Jun 09, 6:00 PM – Jun 12, 4:00 PM
    Online Zendo
    Sesshin, literally “to touch the Mind,” is a period of time set aside for an intensive meditation retreat to let go of the conditioned self and resume our original nature.