Sonoma Sun Event Calendar

Temple Benefit at Zen Center Sonoma Mountain Zen Center

Saturday September 8th - 11:00am

The Sonoma Mountain Zen Center will have a Temple Benefit on Sept. 8, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., at the center on Sonoma Mountain Road.

There will be a Japanese tea ceremony, lunch under the oak trees, and Indian food catered by Yeti Restaurant. Sarode maestro Alam Khan will provide the musical entertainment.

Tickets are limited and cost $100 each, but kids are free. Purchase tickets online at or call 545-8105.

There will be a raffle with prizes that include calligraphy by Jakusho Kwong-roshi, a north bay getaway, and a wine country dinner. Raffle tickets are $10. Need not be present to win.

All proceeds benefit the construction of the new meditation hall and community building.

The Sonoma Mountain Zen Center is located at 6367 Sonoma Mountain Road. Go to for more information.