BZC 2022 Annual Calendar in PDF Format (revised, 3/11/22; subject to change; see monthly calendar below to confirm.)

UPDATED Dec 12, 2022:   BZC 2023 Calendar of Events


Weekly Schedule

Sangha Work Day

Sun, Jun 5, 2022

The day will open with coffee and pastries at 8:00 a.m., then zazen from 8:15 to 8:40, work circle at 8:45, with work starting at 9:00. Lunch will be provided by our tenzos from noon until work circle at 12:45 p.m., and we’ll wind up with informal zazen 3:15‒3:30.  Greg Denny will be the Work Leader for the day.

Come and join the festivities of caring for our temple property. Whether you are here for part or the entire work day, all who enter through our gates reap the benefits of our efforts!

If you would like to join us, please contact me, Greg Denny, either by email ( or phone (510.402.8282). Please also let me know which of the following categories of work you are able to participate in:

- cleaning

- gardening

- painting

- simple carpentry or building-related tasks, possibly using tools like drills or saws

Some work may get you dirty. Dress appropriately.

Finally, we will be adhering to the following covid protocols:

- vaccination and one booster required. If you have not already done so, please email your vax info to BZC’s office manager Helen Cheng.

- all must wear a KN94, KN95, or N95 mask while indoors. We are also recommending that people wear it outdoors as much as possible.

Any questions, let me know.....    Greg

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