Ongoing Offerings

Our center offers an array of weekly meditation sessions and discussion groups free to the public. No prior meditation experience required to attend. Meditation instruction is available on Wednesday and Sunday as indicated below. All are welcome.

Public Program and Meditation Schedule

Wednesday Evening Open Meditation

Meditation from 7:00 to 8:00 PM. Initial instruction given at no cost at 6:30 PM.

Wednesday Dharma Discussions

Weekly discussion on a Buddhist book from 8:00 to 9:00 PM.

Friday Morning Open Meditation

Meditation from 10:00 to 11:00 AM.

Sunday Morning Open Meditation

Meditation from 10:00 to 11:00 AM. Initial instruction given at no cost at 9:30 AM.


Weekend programs and weekday classes information page here

Find how to get to our Shambhala Center here.

View our monthly calendar of programs here


 “Heart of Recovery” Group

Mondays, 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Silver Lake Center

This meditation and discussion group brings together Shambhala Buddhist meditation practice with the Twelve Steps recovery programs. Meetings are anonymous and confidential and explore the relationship of addictions and recovery to our personal paths as warriors, bodhisattvas, and meditation practitioners.  Continue



Mala-making Workshop

March 31st

Learn to make and use a mala. Continue »

Contentment in Everyday Life

with Toni Miller & Ann Palomo

April 17th—May 15th

This course is an experiential training in mindfulness and appreciation. By opening to our natural state of being, we begin to feel a simple worthiness that makes life less forced and more enjoyable Continue »