Special Events

New Year’s Eve at Green Gulch

The evening program begins with meditation at 8:00 pm. Sitting ends at midnight with the traditional 108 rings of the Great Bell. The evening will close with a bonfire and hot drink.

Zen-a-thon Day of Celebration, GGF 4/15

Thanksgiving Holiday Package, GGF 11/22 – 11/24

Wednesday – Friday, two-night stay
Includes Thanksgiving dinner on Thursday

Winter Holiday Package, GGF 12/22 – 12/25

Friday – Monday, three-night stay
Includes Friday dinner, all meals on Saturday and Sunday, and Monday breakfast

Volunteer Orientation, GGF 11/19, 12:15 pm

We offer a volunteer orientation one Sunday a month at 12:15 pm; beginning at the pool deck. Our volunteers have found these orientations very useful with regards to familiarizing themselves with Green Gulch Farm and also welcoming with regards to meeting other volunteers and having a chance to talk and learn about the different areas of work we offer here.

A Ceremony for Children Who Have Died, GGF 10/29

With Chris Fortin and Sarah Emerson
Sunday, October 29, 2 – 4:30 pm, at Green Gulch Farm
We will gather in remembrance to acknowledge and mourn those who have died.

A Ceremony for Loved Ones Who Have Died, GGF 4/15

1 – 5
With Chris Fortin and Sarah Emerson

Practicing with Jizo in the Garden: Ceremony Honoring Yvonne Rand, GGF 11/11

2 pm in the Green Gulch Garden

A Ceremony for Children Who Have Died, GGF 4/30

2 - 4:30 pm
With Chris Fortin, Sarah Emerson and Jennifer Block

Full Moon Ceremonies

Each month at the full moon, the community gathers to recite the precepts and renew the bodhisattva vows. All are welcome. For more information, call 415.383.3134.