Calendar

Four-Day Retreat with Wayne Coger (in-person)

Wayne Coger has led retreats since 2001. He worked with Toni Packer for more than 30 years, and has been a staff member of the Center since 1983, currently serving […]

Seven-Day Retreat with Les Schaffer (online)

In this late winter/early spring retreat, Les Schaffer will give morning talks, participate in afternoon group dialogues and offer private meetings. Les worked for many years with Toni Packer and […]

All Day Sitting (online)

All Day Sittings are one of the most popular ways to participate in the work of Springwater Center. We come together on Zoom for a day of sharing silence, sitting, […]

All Day Sitting (in-person)

All Day Sittings are one of the most popular ways to participate in the work of Springwater Center. We come together for a day of sharing silence, sitting, listening, and […]

Teacher/Facilitator Dialogue (Online)

Online Teacher/Facilitator Dialogue Sessions. Following a 25-minute minute sitting, two or more Springwater Teachers will dialogue about a specific theme or question. An open group dialogue will conclude the online […]

Four-Day Retreat with Stew Glick (in-person)

Stew Glick began working with Roshi Phillip Kapleau at the Rochester Zen Center around 1971. He later began working closely with Toni Packer and came on the Zen Center staff […]

All Day Sitting (in-person)

All Day Sittings are one of the most popular ways to participate in the work of Springwater Center. We come together for a day of sharing silence, sitting, listening, and […]

Annual Meeting (online)

At the Annual Meeting members of the Center may participate in the Trustee's election and all attendees may participate in an open discussion. Sadly, there will not be a potluck […]

Four-Day Retreat with Les Schaffer (online)

In this midsummer retreat, Les Schaffer will give morning talks, participate in afternoon group dialogues and offer private meetings-all remotely via Zoom. Les worked for many years with Toni Packer […]

All Day Sitting (in-person)

All Day Sittings are one of the most popular ways to participate in the work of Springwater Center. We come together for a day of sharing silence, sitting, listening, and […]

Potluck Picnic & Talent Show

Springwater Center is hosting a hybrid in-person/online event just for fun and we want you to come! Join us for a day of fun, food, laughter, music and friendship at […]

Seven-Day Retreat with Bob Dattola (in-person)

Bob Dattola will give talks and be available for private meetings and the daily afternoon group dialogue in this summer retreat. Bob has been taking part in the Center’s work […]

Quiet Weeks

Quiet Weeks offer an opportunity to create a personalized retreat while the Center enters into a modification of its day-to-day working life. There are many possibilities to connect with the […]

Seven-Day Retreat with Richard Witteman (online)

Richard Witteman will give talks and private meetings and will take part in the daily group dialogue remotely via Zoom. In the silence of retreat, space is here to pause, […]

Center Closed

The Center will close during this period so that staff can take a break after a busy summer. We’ll be open again Tuesday, October 10 and welcome guests and visitors […]

Four-Day Retreat with Stew Glick (in-person)

Stew Glick began working with Roshi Phillip Kapleau at the Rochester Zen Center around 1971. He later began working closely with Toni Packer and came on the Zen Center staff […]

All Day Sitting (online)

All Day Sittings are one of the most popular ways to participate in the work of Springwater Center. We come together via Zoom for a day of sharing silence, sitting, […]

Quiet Week

This November Quiet Week offers an opportunity to create a personalized retreat while the Center enters into a modification of its day-to-day working life. There are many possibilities to connect […]

Teacher/Facilitator Dialogue (Online)

Online Teacher/Facilitator Dialogue Sessions. Following a 25-minute minute sitting, two or more Springwater Teachers will dialogue about a specific theme or question. An open group dialogue will conclude the online […]

All Day Sitting (in-person)

All Day Sittings are one of the most popular ways to participate in the work of Springwater Center. We come together for a day of sharing silence, sitting, listening, and […]

Staff Break/Center Closed

The Center will close at the end of the day on Thursday, December 14, and reopen the morning of Tuesday, December 26. Staff will be taking a break during this […]