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Calgary Soto Zen: Non-residential retreat with Chris Fortin

June 17, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - June 19, 2022 @ 4:30 pm PDT

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Calgary Soto Zen will be hosting a non-residential weekend retreat with Chris Fortin from Friday June 17 to Sunday June 19, at the Faithful Companions of Jesus (FCJ) Centre (219-19th Avenue SW) in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

During this retreat, 3 students will be receiving jukai from Chris: Joshua Hoiberg, Sharan Sutherland, Patrick Griffin

Schedule & Details

Friday: 7pm to 9pm (MDT) 
Saturday Day: 9am to 5pm (MDT) 
Saturday Evening: 7 to 9pm (MDT) 
Sunday: 9:00 am – 4:30 pm (MDT) 

This retreat will be in person and via Zoom. In-person and Zoom participants will be able to take part in Zazen (sitting meditation), Kinhin (walking meditation), services, listening to dharma talks, and enjoying a one-on-one practice discussion with the teacher (Dokusan).

A vegetarian dinner will be provided Saturday evening. All other meals are the participant’s own responsibility.

Registration & Costs 

Cost: $115 CA for in-person attendance, $90 CA for Zoom attendance, plus Danna (monetary gift) for the teachers.

1. In person at the CSZ Zendo
2. On-line through the CSZ website

To register and for more information, please visit the Calgary Soto Zen website or contact the retreat registrar at


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June 17, 2022 @ 7:00 pm PDT
June 19, 2022 @ 4:30 pm PDT
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Calgary Soto Zen
214 11 Ave. SE
Calgary, Alberta Canada
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