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Zen retreat at Kenwood Depot Kenwood Depot

Sunday September 16th - 9:00am

The Santa Rosa Zen Group is offering a day-long practice intensive program, “Perseverance with Compassion,” on Sunday, Sept. 16, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Kenwood Depot.

This daylong silent retreat will explore the principles of perseverance in the midst of difficulties and the importance of bringing forward one’s aspiration with curiosity, humor and loving kindness.

The program will include silent sitting practice with periods of guided meditation and walking meditation, movement awareness exercise, opportunity for one-on-one Daisan (practice guidance) with a teacher, and oryoki-style lunch.

Cost is $25 for Santa Rosa Zen Group members, $40 for non-members. Lunch included. For more information, contact

To reserve a spot, go to and complete the online application by Sept. 6.