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2015 Schedule of Events


January 9-11, 2015

"Thaypassana" Retreat at Holy Wisdom Monastery

Location: Madison, WI
Description: Join David Haskin, Janice Cittasubha Sheppard, Steven Spiro & Maureen Brady for the 5th annual "Thaypassana" retreat, blending the best of the Thich Nhat Hanh ("Thay") and Vipassana traditions.  Janice is generously filling in for Cheri this year, while Cheri is on sabbatical writing a book. Register HERE.

June 25-28, 2015

Annual Retreat w/ Tara Brach & La Sarmiento

Location: Washington, D.C. Area
Description: Join Cheri, Tara & La for the annual IMCW women's retreat. Further information forthcoming here and at IMCW.

October 16-18, 2015

SnowFlower Sangha Retreat in WI 

Location: Dodgeville, WI
Description: Join Jack Lawlor and Cheri in the beautiful hills of Iowa County at Bethel Horizons for this annual retreat in the Thich Nhat Hanh tradition.  Register here!


2016 Calendar of Events


January 8-10, 2016

"Thaypassana" Retreat at Holy Wisdom Monastery

Location: Madison, WI
Description: Join Cheri, David Haskin, Steven Spiro and Maureen Brady for the 6th annual "Thaypassana" retreat, blending the best of the Thich Nhat Hanh and vipassana traditions.  This retreat sold out in early November, FYI. Download flyer

June 10-12, 2016

Silent Meditation Retreat in the Fox Valley

Location: Oshkosh, WI (Horizon Village)
Description: "Liberating the Heart & Mind" - a Thaypassana retreat with Cheri Maples & Steven Spiro, hosted by Smiling Dandelion Sangha. This retreat, suitable for both new and experienced practitioners, will support the process of awakening by encouraging a continuity of awareness and open-hearted exploration of all that arises throughout daily life . Emphasis will be on developing a wise and compassionate attitude in mindfulness practice, as well as nurturing a spirit of inquiry. Register Here! 

June 18, 2016

Race Awareness Training

Location: Madison, WI
Description: 8:30am-5:00pm for SnowFlower Sangha, Friends Meeting House

July 30 & 31, 2016

Mindfulness in Recovery Retreat

Location: Madison, WI
Description: 8:30am-5:00pm at Madison's Holy Wisdom Monastery, led by Cheri Maples & David Haskin. REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

August 17-18, 2016

Wisconsin Serving Victims of Crime Conference

Location: Green Bay, WI
Description: Cheri will conduct a "Resiliency for Criminal Justice Professionals" training.

August 25-28, 2016

Women's Retreat with Tara Brach

Location: Washington, D.C. Area
Description: Tara and Cheri are set for this Insight Meditation Community of Washington retreat, and REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

September 23-25, 2016

Mindfulness retreat in Saskatoon, Canada

Location: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Description: Cheri leads a silent meditation retreat with the Saskatoon Community of Mindful Living in the tradition of Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh.  Details forthcoming at their website.

October 7-9, 2016

Mindfulness Retreat for Police Officers

Location: Greater D.C./Virginia
Description: Cheri Maples and Lieutenant Rich Goerling co-lead a retreat for Police Officers - "CULTIVATING RESILIENCY: A MINDFULNESS IMMERSION TRAINING FOR POLICE OFFICERS" -  at Sevenoaks Retreat CenterREGISTRATION NOW OPEN.

October 14-16, 2016

SnowFlower Sangha Mindfulness Retreat

Location: Dodgeville, WI
Description: Jack Lawlor and Cheri Maples co-lead this annual mindfulness retreat in the tradition of Thich Nhat Hanh. Details forthcoming compliments of SnowFlower Sangha.

October 28-30, 2016

Thaypassana Meditation Retreat in Chicago

Location: Chicago, IL
Description: "Compassion That Transforms Us & Our World" - David Haskin and Cheri Maples co-lead this silent meditation retreat, blending the beautiful traditions of Thich Nhat Hanh ("Thay") and of Vipassana. Click here for information/to register.

December 1-December 31, 2016

Scholar in Residence

Location: Upaya Zen Center, Santa Fe
Description: Cheri Maples will be Upaya Zen Center "Scholar in Residence" December 2016-January 2017.  Check out Upaya Zen Center's calendar for scheduled dharma talks.

2017 Calendar of Events


February 9 - 12, 2017

Thaypassana Retreat

Location: Madison, WI
Description: Cheri, David Haskin, Steven Spiro and Maureen Brady gather for the 7th annual Thaypassna (blending the Thich Nhat Hanh & Vipassana traditions) retreat at Madison's Holy Wisdom monastery.

Sept. 28 - Oct. 1, 2017

Silent Mindfulness Retreat in MT

Location: Lakeside, Montana
Description: Cheri leads a silent meditation retreat at Flathead Lutheran Bible Camp in Lakeside, MT with Open Way Sanghas in the tradition of Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh.  Details will become available on their website.