There is a retreat this weekend June 29th!

by admin on June 27, 2019

Hey it is short notice, but we have been sending emails all month! If you have the urge to spend the day in practice, think about joining us. Send an email to and let us know. Maybe we will see you.


Extended Practice 5/25/19

by admin on May 24, 2019

Due to the Memorial Day weekend and many conflicting schedules, the extended practice normally scheduled for this Saturday has been cancelled. Please come to practice on Wednesday nights! And mark your calendars, there is a retreat on June 29. Come join us for a day of meditation.


We had a retreat two weeks ago!

by admin on March 10, 2019

Northern Light Zen Center had it’s alternating month one day retreat on the 23rd of February. It was a well attended and lovely day. Good practice was had by all. This month, March, we have an extended practice on the 30th. Please join us for our next one-day retreat on April 27. Mark your calendars!

l – r Jay S, Emily R, Jennifer M, Steve B, Mary-Ellen C, Anthony C, Ryan M, Terry C JDPSN, Bill R, Ron T


I thought this was a neat thing and it shows great compassion.


Happy New Year! We had a retreat on the 29th.

by admin on January 1, 2019

Just before the new year started, the Northern Light Zen Center had a one day retreat. Ten of us got together and sat for a day of strong practice. We would love for folks to join us! Check out our schedule for the next one.

L-R Brian Meldrum, Darren Brown, Jennifer Mancini, John Schooley, Ron Turcotte, Jay Seiler, Mary-Ellen Cimillo, Ryan McMann, Anthony Cincotta, Terry Cronin JDPSN


Excellent article from Lion’s Roar…

by admin on December 26, 2018

Great article here on Death and Dying from Lion’s Roar.


We Are having a Retreat on the 29th of December

by admin on December 25, 2018

 The Northern Light Zen Center is pleased to announce a one day retreat on Saturday, December 29, 2018 from 8:00 to 4:00.

Please arrive at 6:50 for orientation if this is your first retreat at NLZC. Formal meal will be included. The practice will involve alternating periods of sitting and walking meditation. Kong-An practice is available with the Guiding Teacher during the day.

RSVP required by the Wednesday before the retreat so we can plan on sufficient food.



by admin on November 20, 2018

Award Winning Animator’s Short Film ‘Happiness’ Is Absolutely Brilliant

Award Winning Animator’s Short Film ‘Happiness’ Is Absolutely Brilliant

Posted by TrulyMind on Thursday, October 4, 2018


Happiness, a Short Film by Steve Cutts

November 20, 2018

Award Winning Animators short film “Happiness”

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We had a retreat in October…

November 18, 2018

I have been remiss!  We had a retreat in October and here it is November, almost Thanksgiving, and I have yet to post pictures.  🙁  I had good intentions of doing so but as they say the road to hell is paved with good intentions right?!  Then again, don’t make good, don’t make bad everything […]

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