50th Anniversary Celebration Weekend
Saturday, August 11
- Dharma Talk with Zentatsu Richard Baker
- 10:00am - San Francisco City Center
- Dharma talk with the 2nd Abbot of SFZC, Zentatsu Richard Baker, followed by Q&A, in the Budhha Hall of Beginner’s Mind Temple.
- Zen DO: Imagine The World with More Zen
- 6:00pm - Greens Restaurant
- An anniversary party celebrating 50 years.
Sunday, August 12
- Dharma talk with Tenshin Reb Anderson
- 10:00am - Green Gulch Farm
- Dharma Talk with Senior Dharma Teacher Tenshin Reb Anderson, followed by Q&A , from Green Dragon Temple.
- Green Dragon Temple Turns 40
- Noon - 4pm - Green Gulch Farm
- Alumni Picnic Celebration.
Monday, August 13
- Celebratory Procession
- 10:00am - Japantown/San Francisco City Center
- Celebratory Procession from Sokoji, birthplace of SFZC in Japantown, to City Center in Hayes Valley.
- Public Ceremony
- 11:30am - San Francisco City Center
- Public Ceremony in the Buddha Hall, celebrating the anniversary of SFZC’s incorporation as a nonprofit, with statements and offerings of gratitude followed by reception/refreshments in Dining Room with Honorary Guest Speakers at 12:15pm and a reception at 12:45pm.