IMPORTANT: The zendo will be closed from Monday, 10/14 until Saturday, 10/26, because of a family emergency.

Sorry for the inconvenience! Please check the planned events for new dates and times. You may leave an email message at, and I will get in touch with you on Friday, 10/25.

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Weekly Schedule

Monday: CLOSED
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday:
6:15 am zazen
6:50 kinhin (walking meditation)
7:00 zazen
7:30 service (bowing and chanting)

Wednesday and Thursday
Evening Sitting:

6:30 pm zazen
7:00 kinhin
7:10 zazen
7:40 even. service
7:50 Q&A

7:30 am zazen
8:00 kinhin
8:10 zazen
8:40 service
8:50 soji
9:15 reading and discussion
There is no reading group when there is a longer sitting (often a one-day sesshin in the first week, and a half-day sit in the third week).

9:30 am zazen
10:05 kinhin
10:15 dharma talk
11:00 informal tea and conversation

Zazen instruction for beginners is offered on Sundays at 9:00 am.

Introduction to Zen Practice on Wednesdays at 6:30 pm. (Will be offered at the same time as regular practice.)

Our practice is made possible through the generous support of people like you.  Please consider a contribution.  

Welcome to the
Milwaukee Zen Center!

The Sunday morning program will happen as usual, starting with Zazen Instruction at 9:00 am

The door is open when there are scheduled events; please join us.  Beginners' instructions and information on Zen practice is available Wednesday evenings at 6:30 pm & Sunday mornings at 9:00 am.

Please, arrive five minutes early for meditation in order to settle in your place and be ready with everybody else.

You may call 414-963-0526 for more information.

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