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



Children's Day 2017

December 17th

Please join us for our annual Children’s day - A Winter Solstice Celebration of children, family, joy, and creativity. Continue »

Level I: The Art of Being Human

with Shastri Shelley Heinz

January 20th—January 21st (2018)

Practice sitting and walking meditation and learn the basic principles of the Shambhala path. Rediscover the basic goodness present in all of our experience. Continue »

Level II: Birth of the Warrior

with Jonathan Kirkendall

February 23rd—February 25th (2018)

Focus on deepening the meditative practice through cultivation of contentment and simplicity. Continue »