Sewing Teachers Gathering
The Zen Center of Pittsburgh is partnering with the Zen Buddhist Sewing Teachers (ZBST) association to offer a Sewing Teacher Gathering October 9-13, 2018. Presentations will be given by Yuko Okumura and Diane Riggs. There will be group discussion sessions. Morning Zazen and service along with temple work practice and meals will be included.
ZCP, Deep Spring Temple is situated in rolling hills half an hour from downtown Pittsburgh. Guest accommodations both shared and private are available on site as well as rooms near-by. Space will be limited and if necessary, priority will be given to the teachers who reside in the eastern area. Registration opens on April 17 with a link on the Deep Spring Zen web site. After May 31st the gathering will be open to teachers throughout the country. Our sponsors, ZBST and the ZCP residents hope to accommodate everyone who is interested while making sure that all are comfortable.
The gathering will begin on Tuesday October 9th at 5 PM and end Saturday October 13th at 11 AM. The rate for participation is $220. for the four days. Please let us know of your interest and availability by sending an email to supporters@ZBST.org. If you would like to discuss the details, you can reach Colleen Crivello by phone at ZCP 412-741-1262. Register below using the PayPal link, or send a check to the Zen Center of Pittsburgh.