Open Meditation Sitting Schedule

Meditate in a Group

Join us at meditation sitting hours at any of our locations.  Drop in anytime during the sitting hours and sit as long as you wish! The meditation session alternates between sitting practice and walking meditation. Chairs available for those who cannot sit on a cushion.

View sitting schedule below.

Free Meditation Instruction available.

If new to meditation or need a refresher please arrive earlier in the session for instruction with a trained meditation instructor. 

No reservations nor prior experience necessary to attend. By donation.


PLEASE NOTE: Due to The Sakyong’s visit to Los Angeles on Sunday, March 25th, our Sunday Sitting will not be available at any of our Centers. Instead, join us at this special workshop! Learn more here.


EAGLE ROCK CENTER

SUNDAYS*: 9am – noon

WEDNESDAYS*: 7:30pm – 9:30pm

FRIDAYS: 10am – noon

*The last forty-five minutes of our Sunday and Wednesday sittings include an “Introduction Circle” that provides an opportunity to get to know other meditators and ask questions. See also our Eagle Rock MEETUP Group

Address: 963 Colorado Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90041

Directions: Northeast corner of Figueroa St. and Colorado Blvd. Enter parking lot on Figueroa St. |  Map

 


WESTSIDE CENTER (Mar Vista)

SUNDAYS *: 9 am – 12:30 pm

Address: 3877A Grand View Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90066 | View Google Map

Directions: The Westside Center is situated behind 3871 Grandview. The entrance is through the alley between “Under the Sea” and “GreenCoast Hydroponics”, which is directly across the street from “STOCK Building Supply”.

*On Sunday’s a Farmer’s Market cuts off access to Grand View from Venice Boulevard, so please come from the south via Washington Place.
 
Click here for a list of ongoing offerings.
 
 

ORANGE COUNTY CENTER

SUNDAYS:  9:30 am – noon

WEDNESDAYS: 7 pm – 9:30 pm

We offer individual meditation instruction on Sundays and group meditation instruction on Wednesdays during the first half-hour of each session. Please feel welcome to drop by any Sunday morning or Wednesday evening, excluding public holidays.

Join our Costa Mesa MEETUP Group here

Address: 2750 Harbor Boulevard, Suite B03, Costa Mesa, CA, 92626 

Directions: We are located in the building immediately to the north of Coco’s Restaurant and can be accessed by using walkways from the large parking lot on Harbor to the back of the building. The studio space faces Peterson Pl. 


 

CHAPMAN UNIVERSITY MEDITATION

MONDAYS: 7:30 pm – 9 pm

Join us for free meditation instruction and group sitting meditation during the Chapman School calendar. First timers and beginners are welcome! We begin with meditation instruction for the first half hour, and then practice meditation together, which will be followed by a brief reading, and then a discussion group.

Address: Chapman University, Fish Interfaith Center, 1 University Dr, Orange, CA 92866  | Map & directions

Directions: Fish Interfaith Center in Wilkinson Founders Chapel (the small chapel room adjacent to Wallace All Faiths Chapel)

 


CARPINTERIA

WEDNESDAYS 10:30 am – Noon
 
Location: Carpinteria Woman’s Club, 1059 Vallecito Rd, Carpinteria, CA.
 
Mindfulness-Awareness Meditation in the Shambhala Tradition. Meditation instruction available at no charge. Everyone welcome.
 
For further information email or call Robert, lehfras1@gmail.com (805) 861-8858

 


 

OJAI VALLEY

SUNDAYS: 9 am – 10:30 am

WEDNESDAYS: 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm

Join us for meditation sitting and discussion group in the charming Ojai Valley.

Address: 504 Lion Street, Ojai California 93023

For questions, please contact Tony Winecoff at tony@gesarclub.com or call 805-798-2330.

 


 

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