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October

Dedicated Practitioners Program (DPP7)Program Dates: April 2022 - May 2024; Application deadline: September 1, 2021Year Around Event (2021) Upper Retreat Hall Teacher(s): Tempel Smith; Bonnie Duran, MPH, DrPH; Kaira Jewel Lingo; Gullu Singh; and John Martin; along with other senior vipassana teachers Join Wait ListOn-landNo prerequisiteOpen

01SepAll Day31DecA Year to Live 2022Program Dates: January - December 2022(All Day) Online Teacher(s): Vinny Ferraro; Frank Ostaseski; Victoria Cary OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

01Sep9:00 AM01May4:00 PMBuddhist Psychology Training 2022Program Dates: January - May 2022; Application deadline: November 15, 2021(September 1) 9:00 AM - (May 1) 4:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Matthew Brensilver, PhD OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

01Sep10:00 AM01Dec12:00 PMEveryday Life as Mindfulness Practice(September 1) 10:00 AM - (December 1) 12:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Sylvia Boorstein, PhD; Heidi Bourne OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

19Sep(Sep 19)6:00 PM24Oct(Oct 24)8:00 PMFall Teen Meditation SeriesALL TEENS IN HIGH SCHOOL AND BEYOND ARE WELCOME(September 19) 6:00 PM - (October 24) 8:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Andrew Chaikin; Aiko Michot Sold OutOnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

03Oct(Oct 3)10:00 AM21Nov(Nov 21)12:30 PMWhite and Awakening Together: The Journey to ConnectionA Benefit for the East Bay Meditation Center and Spirit Rock's Dr. Marlene Jones Scholarship Fund10:00 AM - (November 21) 12:30 PM Online Teacher(s): Crystal Johnson, PhD Join Wait ListOnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

20Oct(Oct 20)3:00 PM27(Oct 27)11:00 AMNatural RadianceThe Freedom of Awareness3:00 PM - 11:00 AM (27) Upper Retreat Hall Teacher(s): Mark Coleman, MA; Leslie Booker; Howard Cohn, MA On-landNo prerequisiteOpen

24Oct9:00 AM10:30 AMBIPOC Voices: Weekly Sunday Sangha9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Online Teacher(s): Dawn Mauricio OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

24Oct10:00 AM4:30 PMThe Art and Spirit of InquiryA Benefit for Open Gate Sangha and Spirit Rock's Scholarship Fund10:00 AM - 4:30 PM Online Teacher(s): Adyashanti OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

25Oct7:15 PM9:15 PMSPIRIT ROCK LIVE: MONDAY NIGHTS WITH JACK KORNFIELD AND FRIENDS7:15 PM - 9:15 PM Online Teacher(s): Tuere Sala OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

27Oct10:00 AM12:00 PMWednesday Morning Meditation10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Heidi Bourne OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

28Oct10:00 AM12:00 PMThursday Morning Women's Group10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Grace Fisher, MFT, JD, MEd, and Friends OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

30Oct(Oct 30)9:30 AM31(Oct 31)4:30 PMTaking the Sacred Journey Through Grief to Heal the HeartOpen to Self-identified Black, Indigenous, and People of color9:30 AM - 4:30 PM (31) Online Teacher(s): Amana Brembry Johnson; Carol Cano OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

31Oct9:00 AM10:30 AMBIPOC Voices: Weekly Sunday Sangha9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Online Teacher(s): Tuere Sala OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

November

Dedicated Practitioners Program (DPP7)Program Dates: April 2022 - May 2024; Application deadline: September 1, 2021Year Around Event (2021) Upper Retreat Hall Teacher(s): Tempel Smith; Bonnie Duran, MPH, DrPH; Kaira Jewel Lingo; Gullu Singh; and John Martin; along with other senior vipassana teachers Join Wait ListOn-landNo prerequisiteOpen

01SepAll Day31DecA Year to Live 2022Program Dates: January - December 2022(All Day) Online Teacher(s): Vinny Ferraro; Frank Ostaseski; Victoria Cary OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

01Sep9:00 AM01May4:00 PMBuddhist Psychology Training 2022Program Dates: January - May 2022; Application deadline: November 15, 2021(September 1) 9:00 AM - (May 1) 4:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Matthew Brensilver, PhD OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

01Sep10:00 AM01Dec12:00 PMEveryday Life as Mindfulness Practice(September 1) 10:00 AM - (December 1) 12:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Sylvia Boorstein, PhD; Heidi Bourne OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

03Oct(Oct 3)10:00 AM21Nov(Nov 21)12:30 PMWhite and Awakening Together: The Journey to ConnectionA Benefit for the East Bay Meditation Center and Spirit Rock's Dr. Marlene Jones Scholarship Fund(October 3) 10:00 AM - (November 21) 12:30 PM Online Teacher(s): Crystal Johnson, PhD Join Wait ListOnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

01Nov7:15 PM9:15 PMSPIRIT ROCK LIVE: MONDAY NIGHTS WITH JACK KORNFIELD AND FRIENDS7:15 PM - 9:15 PM Online Teacher(s): Kittisaro OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

03Nov10:00 AM12:00 PMWednesday Morning Meditation10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Heidi Bourne OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

03Nov(Nov 3)2:30 PM10(Nov 10)11:00 AMSettling, Seeing, and Luminous Awareness2:30 PM - 11:00 AM (10) Upper Retreat Hall Teacher(s): Donald Rothberg, PhD; Devon Hase; Beth Sternlieb Join Wait ListOn-landPrerequisiteNo prerequisiteOpen

04Nov10:00 AM12:00 PMThursday Morning Women's Group10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Grace Fisher, MFT, JD, MEd, and Friends OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

05Nov10:00 AM3:00 PMAnxiety: It’s Not All in Your MindResourcing the Body Somatically10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Jill Satterfield OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

06Nov10:00 AM5:00 PMMaking Wiser DecisionsMindfulness, Intuition, and Inquiry10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Oren Jay Sofer, SEP OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

07Nov9:00 AM10:30 AMBIPOC Voices: Weekly Sunday Sangha9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Online Teacher(s): Vimalasara, MA OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

07Nov10:00 AM4:30 PMWrite Your Way Home: Writing as MeditationOpen to self-identified women10:00 AM - 4:30 PM Online Teacher(s): Anne Cushman OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

08Nov7:15 PM9:15 PMSPIRIT ROCK LIVE: MONDAY NIGHTS WITH JACK KORNFIELD AND FRIENDS7:15 PM - 9:15 PM Online Teacher(s): Thanissara OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

09Nov(Nov 9)6:00 PM14Dec(Dec 14)8:00 PMTransforming Climate Trauma: Building Wise and Resilient Responses to the Climate CrisisA Six-Week Training6:00 PM - (December 14) 8:00 PM Online Teacher(s): James Baraz; Pawan Bareja, PhD, SEP; Bob Doppelt, MS OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

10Nov10:00 AM12:00 PMWednesday Morning Meditation10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Sylvia Boorstein, PhD OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

11Nov10:00 AM12:00 PMThursday Morning Women's Group10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Grace Fisher, MFT, JD, MEd, and Friends OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

12Nov10:00 AM3:00 PMRelaxed and AwakeA Mindfulness Meditation Daylong with Feldenkrais Method Movement10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Dan Clurman, MA OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

12Nov(Nov 12)2:30 PM17(Nov 17)11:00 AMMindfulness and Heartfulness for Insight and Liberation2:30 PM - 11:00 AM (17) Upper Retreat Hall Teacher(s): Anushka Fernandopulle; Jesse Maceo Vega-Frey; Jean Esther Join Wait ListOn-landNo prerequisiteOpen

12Nov7:15 PM9:15 PMDharma and Recovery7:15 PM - 9:15 PM Online Teacher(s): Kevin Griffin OnlineNo prerequisiteClosed Captions

13Nov(Nov 13)10:00 AM14(Nov 14)4:00 PMGratitude: A Doorway to Outrageous Aliveness10:00 AM - 4:00 PM (14) Online Teacher(s): Pawan Bareja, PhD, SEP; Eve Ekman, PhD OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

14Nov9:00 AM10:30 AMBIPOC Voices: Weekly Sunday Sangha9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Online Teacher(s): Devin Berry OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

15Nov7:15 PM9:15 PMSPIRIT ROCK LIVE: MONDAY NIGHTS WITH JACK KORNFIELD AND FRIENDS7:15 PM - 9:15 PM Online Teacher(s): Kaira Jewel Lingo OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

17Nov10:00 AM12:00 PMWednesday Morning Meditation10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Donald Rothberg, PhD OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

18Nov10:00 AM12:00 PMThursday Morning Women's Group10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Grace Fisher, MFT, JD, MEd, and Friends OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

19Nov10:00 AM4:30 PMFreedom from the Inner Critic10:00 AM - 4:30 PM Online Teacher(s): Mark Coleman, MA OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

19Nov(Nov 19)2:30 PM28(Nov 28)11:00 AMJourney into Refuge, Presence, and Love2:30 PM - 11:00 AM (28) Upper Retreat Hall Teacher(s): Thanissara; Kittisaro; Dawn Mauricio; Yong Oh; Gullu Singh; Djuna Devereaux & Adam Stonebraker (yoga teachers) Join Wait ListOn-landNo prerequisiteOpen

20Nov10:00 AM4:00 PMTransgender Day of Remembrance: Honoring Our Ancestors; Celebrating Our LivesOpen to Trans, GNC/GB, Two Spirit and Gender Expansive Community10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Fresh “Lev” White; JD Doyle; Amber Field; Richelle Evelyn Donigan (movement); Drïan Juarez (Speaker) OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

21Nov9:00 AM10:30 AMBIPOC Voices: Weekly Sunday Sangha9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Online Teacher(s): Leslie Booker OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

21Nov9:30 AM4:30 PMThe Art and Practice of Forgiveness9:30 AM - 4:30 PM Online Teacher(s): Phillip Moffitt OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

22Nov7:15 PM9:15 PMSPIRIT ROCK LIVE: MONDAY NIGHTS WITH JACK KORNFIELD AND FRIENDS7:15 PM - 9:15 PM Online Teacher(s): Jack Kornfield, PhD OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

24Nov10:00 AM12:00 PMWednesday Morning Meditation10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Donald Rothberg, PhD OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

26Nov10:00 AM3:00 PMHarvest Gratitude10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Ashley Sharp, E-RYT OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

28Nov9:00 AM10:30 AMBIPOC Voices: Weekly Sunday Sangha9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Online Teacher(s): Ramona Lisa Ortiz-Smith, MBA OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

29Nov(Nov 29)2:30 PM05Dec(Dec 5)11:00 AMConcentration and InsightStrengthening the Foundations of Practice2:30 PM - (December 5) 11:00 AM Upper Retreat Hall Teacher(s): Susie Harrington; Dawn Scott; Jessica Morey; Oren Jay Sofer, SEP; Marjolein Janssen (trainee) Join Wait ListOn-landNo prerequisiteOpen

29Nov7:15 PM9:15 PMSPIRIT ROCK LIVE: MONDAY NIGHTS WITH JACK KORNFIELD AND FRIENDS7:15 PM - 9:15 PM Online Teacher(s): Ayya Anandabodhi OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

December

Dedicated Practitioners Program (DPP7)Program Dates: April 2022 - May 2024; Application deadline: September 1, 2021Year Around Event (2021) Upper Retreat Hall Teacher(s): Tempel Smith; Bonnie Duran, MPH, DrPH; Kaira Jewel Lingo; Gullu Singh; and John Martin; along with other senior vipassana teachers Join Wait ListOn-landNo prerequisiteOpen

01SepAll Day31DecA Year to Live 2022Program Dates: January - December 2022(All Day) Online Teacher(s): Vinny Ferraro; Frank Ostaseski; Victoria Cary OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

01Sep9:00 AM01May4:00 PMBuddhist Psychology Training 2022Program Dates: January - May 2022; Application deadline: November 15, 2021(September 1) 9:00 AM - (May 1) 4:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Matthew Brensilver, PhD OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

01Sep10:00 AM01Dec12:00 PMEveryday Life as Mindfulness Practice(September 1) 10:00 AM - (December 1) 12:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Sylvia Boorstein, PhD; Heidi Bourne OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

09Nov(Nov 9)6:00 PM14Dec(Dec 14)8:00 PMTransforming Climate Trauma: Building Wise and Resilient Responses to the Climate CrisisA Six-Week Training(November 9) 6:00 PM - (December 14) 8:00 PM Online Teacher(s): James Baraz; Pawan Bareja, PhD, SEP; Bob Doppelt, MS OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

29Nov(Nov 29)2:30 PM05Dec(Dec 5)11:00 AMConcentration and InsightStrengthening the Foundations of Practice(November 29) 2:30 PM - (December 5) 11:00 AM Upper Retreat Hall Teacher(s): Susie Harrington; Dawn Scott; Jessica Morey; Oren Jay Sofer, SEP; Marjolein Janssen (trainee) Join Wait ListOn-landNo prerequisiteOpen

01Dec10:00 AM12:00 PMWednesday Morning Meditation10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Donald Rothberg, PhD OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

02Dec10:00 AM12:00 PMThursday Morning Women's Group10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Grace Fisher, MFT, JD, MEd, and Friends OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

04Dec(Dec 4)9:00 AM05(Dec 5)3:00 PMWe Were Made for These TimesSkillfully Moving Through Change, Loss and Disruption9:00 AM - 3:00 PM (5) Online Teacher(s): Kaira Jewel Lingo OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

05Dec9:00 AM10:30 AMBIPOC Voices: Weekly Sunday Sangha9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Online Teacher(s): Mushim Patricia Ikeda OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

06Dec(Dec 6)2:30 PM11(Dec 11)11:00 AMMetta & QigongIn the Presence of Love 2:30 PM - 11:00 AM (11) Upper Retreat Hall Teacher(s): Vinny Ferraro; Bonnie Duran; Teja Bell Join Wait ListOn-landNo prerequisiteOpen

06Dec7:15 PM9:15 PMSPIRIT ROCK LIVE: MONDAY NIGHTS WITH JACK KORNFIELD AND FRIENDS7:15 PM - 9:15 PM Online Teacher(s): Mark Coleman, MA OnlineNo prerequisiteClosed Captions

08Dec10:00 AM12:00 PMWednesday Morning Meditation10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Sylvia Boorstein, PhD OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

09Dec10:00 AM12:00 PMThursday Morning Women's Group10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Grace Fisher, MFT, JD, MEd, and Friends OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

10Dec7:15 PM9:15 PMDharma and Recovery7:15 PM - 9:15 PM Online Teacher(s): Kevin Griffin OnlineNo prerequisiteClosed Captions

11Dec10:00 AM4:00 PMPresence, Compassion, Dignity and LoveA BENEFIT FOR SPIRIT ROCK10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Jack Kornfield, PhD OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

11Dec7:00 PM9:00 PMChanting, Meditation and Winter Solstice Ritual7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Jai Uttal; Debra Chamberlin-Taylor OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

12Dec9:00 AM10:30 AMBIPOC Voices: Weekly Sunday Sangha9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Online Teacher(s): Lissa Edmond, APN-C OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

12Dec(Dec 12)2:30 PM16(Dec 16)11:00 AMThe Practice of Choosing Forgiveness2:30 PM - 11:00 AM (16) Online Teacher(s): Noliwe Alexander; Carol Cano, MA; Amana Brembry Johnson; Tere Abdala-Romano; Vance Pryor; Jonathan Relucio (movement) On-landNo prerequisiteOpen

13Dec7:15 PM9:15 PMSPIRIT ROCK LIVE: MONDAY NIGHTS WITH JACK KORNFIELD AND FRIENDS7:15 PM - 9:15 PM Online Teacher(s): Susie Harrington OnlineNo prerequisiteClosed Captions

15Dec10:00 AM12:00 PMWednesday Morning Meditation10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Sylvia Boorstein, PhD OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

16Dec10:00 AM12:00 PMThursday Morning Women's Group10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Grace Fisher, MFT, JD, MEd, and Friends OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

18Dec(Dec 18)10:00 AM19(Dec 19)5:00 PMWinter Solstice WeekendSeeing Clearly, Opening the Heart10:00 AM - 5:00 PM (19) Online Teacher(s): Donald Rothberg, PhD; Sylvia Boorstein, PhD OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

18Dec(Dec 18)3:00 PM23(Dec 23)11:00 AMWinter Solstice RetreatEmbracing the Dark, Inviting the Light3:00 PM - 11:00 AM (23) Online Teacher(s): Heather Sundberg; Oren Jay Sofer, SEP; Dawn Scott OnlineNo prerequisiteOpen

19Dec9:00 AM10:30 AMBIPOC Voices: Weekly Sunday Sangha9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Online Teacher(s): Rev. Liên Shutt, LCSW OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

20Dec7:15 PM9:15 PMSPIRIT ROCK LIVE: MONDAY NIGHTS WITH JACK KORNFIELD AND FRIENDS7:15 PM - 9:15 PM Online Teacher(s): Jack Kornfield, PhD OnlineNo prerequisiteClosed Captions

22Dec10:00 AM12:00 PMWednesday Morning Meditation10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Heidi Bourne OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

23Dec10:00 AM12:00 PMThursday Morning Women's Group10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Online Teacher(s): Grace Fisher, MFT, JD, MEd, and Friends OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

26Dec9:00 AM10:30 AMBIPOC Voices: Weekly Sunday Sangha9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Online Teacher(s): Pawan Bareja, PhD, SEP OnlineNo prerequisiteOpenClosed Captions

27Dec(Dec 27)2:30 PM03Jan(Jan 3)11:00 AMNew Year's Insight Meditation Retreat2:30 PM - (January 3) 11:00 AM Upper Retreat Hall Teacher(s): Eugene Cash; Pamela Weiss; Tuere Sala; Dawn Scott; Solwazi Johnson; Hakim Tafari (Qi Gong) Join Wait ListOn-landNo prerequisiteOpen