Autumnal Potluck and Practice (Harvest of Peace)

with Shastri Betsy Pond

September 23rd

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    Room: Main Shrine Room
    Save the Date.  Includes activities for children. Families welcome!

    "When we say, “harvest of peace,” here, it is peace within ourselves- we feel like we belong, we feel like we actually want to participate in the community."  Harvest of Peace address, 1999

    Everyone in the community is warmly invited to our annual Harvest of Peace celebration, one of the official holidays on the Shambhala calendar. The morning will include child friendly activities, so bring the whole family.
     

    You are welcome to join us for a morning social gathering with coffee and snacks prior to our Harvest of Peace Celebration. After our pre-celebration social gathering, we will proceed at 10:30 with with a lhasang.  Following the Ihasang, celebration continues with a beautiful Shambhala Sadhana practice (open to everyone), promptly at 11am.  

     Please be in the Shrine Room before the start of the Shambhala Sadhana at 11am, as, traditionally, no one is allowed in after the practice has begun.

    Our schedule will continue after the Shambhala Sadhana, with

    - Community announcements

    - Honoring volunteer service

    - Our Local Center Fundraising campaign

    - A Fabulous Potluck- Families Welcome


    Please join us in a fabulous Potluck following our harvest of Peace celebration.  You are welcome to bring a main dish, side dish, appetizers, beverages, or desserts to share. Sign up online on the editable sheet here: (Potluck Sign-up sheet)

    However, bringing a food item is not required and the most important thing that we ask you to bring is yourself.

    Please register online to let us know that you are coming to help us better prepare for your visit. However, registering beforehand is not required. 

    We look forward to seeing you there!

     

    To read more about this holiday, read "Discovering Balance, Harvesting Peace" on our blog Click here.

    - Community announcements

    - Honoring volunteer service
    - Our Local Center Fundraising campaign

    - A Fabulous Potluck- Families Welcome

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