Ongoing Offerings

Our centre offers a rich array of weekly ongoing offerings free to the public. No prior meditation experience required to attend.  All are welcome.

Open Public Sitting Hours

Monday evenings at 6pm

Every second and fourth Tuesday at 7pm, Learn to Meditate

Wednesdays from 7-9pm, Open House (feel free to come and go at any time)

Friday mornings from 8-9am, public sitting with walking meditation half way through

The first Sunday of each month from 9am-12pm, Practitioner’s Corner

Saturday mornings from 10am – 12 noon.

Check the monthly calendar for more information.

Find how to get to our Shambhala Centre. Here is a map.



Meditation in Everyday Life

with Mariel Gomez & Joachim Sehrbrock

June 24th—July 13th - Date postponed or cancelled

Open to all - instruction, support and practicing in trusting basic human sanity through developing a practice of mindfulness awareness meditation. Continue »

Beyond Enemies: Social Transformation for our Time

with Acharya Fleet Maull

June 26th - Date postponed or cancelled

CANCELLED. This event was scheduled in conjuntion with a workshop at Hollyhock, which was cancelled, so Fleet Maull will not be coming to Vancouver this trip. Continue »

Drawing Drop-in

with Louise Phillips

July 2nd

Drawing drop-in is mindful drawing practice and is open to everyone. Everyone can draw! Continue »

Japanese Flower Arranging Workshop

with Sally Yukawa

July 16th

Ikebana instruction. Workshops may be taken singly or as a package of 2 or 3. Please bring container, cutting shears, needlepoint holder (kenzan) and lunch. Continue »

Shambhala Training Level I: The Art of Being Human

July 29th—July 30th

Through the practice of meditation we can trust our basic goodness and approach our lives with Joy. Open to everyone. Continue »