Shown here is the calendar for special events affiliated with CEC, including Courses and Retreats.
We also offer meditations every Monday night in Toronto.
Pictures of meditators are boring, so here is a gratuitous samurai image This two-day retreat at Sugar Ridge retreat centre (north of Toronto) will be a savagely gleeful exploratory romp through four styles of meditation, inspired by my new book with Dan Harris and Carlye Adler, Meditation for Fidgety Skeptics. Suitable for total beginners to more experienced practitioners. … ContinuedMore Info
Multi-day residential retreat that teach participants proven awareness and concentration practices. Through guided mindfulness meditation, small group discussions, and mindful movement, participants learn how to settle a busy mind, direct and sustain attention, investigate emotions and thoughts, cultivate compassion, and communicate with their peers. For more information about the retreat – and to register – please … ContinuedMore Info
This annual workshop – organized by EarthLoveGo – brings together activists, professors, and scientists to share ways of living on the front lines of environmental concern. At the heart of the workshop is the use of contemplative practices. Too often professors and activists put aside their personal lives as they address their professional commitments. The workshop aims … ContinuedMore Info
With a mix of guidance and silent practice, explore the fine grains of feeling, sound, rest, surrender, play, loving-kindness, then let the insights build while activating them in a community of fellow explorers intent on taking what they learn on the cushion into their lives. Not a retreat. This is an ADVANCE!More Info