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Monastery Night: A Look at Life at Metta Forest Monastery
with Isabella T.
Monday, December 18
39 West 14th Street, Room 507, NYC

7pm – 8:30pm
(no fee; there will be an opportunity to make a donation to DMC) 

Please join us for this special presentation on life at Metta Forest Monastery.  The evening will be led by longtime DMC member, Isabella T.  Isabella has been living at the monastery for several years; and she’ll be sharing some of what she’s learned and experienced during her time there.  We’ll have an opportunity to learn about monastic life and the essential principles of generosity, virtue and mental training on which the monastery is founded.  The evening will also be a time to share in fellowship with group members.  All are invited!

New Year’s Eve Sitting
Sunday, December 31
39 West 14th Street, Room 507, NYC
7pm – 8:30pm
no fee
This evening we’ll celebrate the passing of the year and the arrival of 2018.  The evening program will include meditation, dharma talk, and discussion.  The class will end at 8:30pm, after which there will be time for refreshments and fellowship.  All are welcome.