The New York Buddhist Church



Copyright © 2017 New York Buddhist Church

331-332 Riverside Drive
New York, NY 10025
Phone: 212-678-0305
Fax: 212-662-4502

  

2017 Calendar of Events

May 3, Wed.

7-8:30pm: Chanting and Meditation

May 4, Thu.

7-8:30pm: Howakai (Japanese Study Group)

May 6, Sat.

10-11:30am: Dharma Gathering and Study Class (Open to the Public)

12:30-2pm: Ukulele Class and Strumming Circle 

2:30-4pm: American Buddhist Study Center: Myra Ikeda, Author: "A Harvest of Hawai'i Plantation Pidgin: The Japanese Way"

May 7, Sun.

10:30-11am: Meditation (2nd fl)

11:30am: Shotsuki Hoyo, Guest Speaker: Myra Ikeda

1pm: Adult Buddhist Association meeting

May 10, Wed.

7-8:30pm: Chanting and Meditation 

May 14, Sun.

10:30-11am: Meditation (2nd fl)

10:30am: Japanese Service, Speaker: Rev Earl Ikeda 

11:30am: English Service, Speaker: Rev. Earl Ikeda,  Music: Ukulele Group 

1:30pm: Board of Trustees meeting 

1-2:00pm Children’s Taiko 

2-3:00pm Adult Taiko

May 17, Wed.

7-8:30pm: Chanting and Meditation

May 20, Sat.

11-12:30pm: Adult Buddhist Education

May 21, Sun.

11:30am: Gotan-e (Shinran Shonin's Birthday) Service, Speaker: Rev. Earl Ikeda

1:30pm: Board of Trustees meeting

May 24, Wed.

7-8:30pm: Chanting and Meditation

May 27, Sat.

12:30-2pm: Ukulele Class and Strumming Circle

May 28, Sun.

10:30-11am: Meditation (2nd fl)

10:30am: Japanese Service, Speaker: Rev. Earl Ikeda

11:30am: English Service, Speaker: Rev. Earl Ikeda 

1-2:00pm Children’s Taiko

2-3:00pm Adult Taiko

May 29, Mon.

Memorial Day Services at Mt. Olivet and Cypress Hills Cemeteries

May 31, Wed.

7-8:30pm: Chanting and Meditation

June 1, Thu.

7-8:30pm: Howakai (Japanese Study Group)

June 3, Sat.

10-11:30: Dharma Study Class (Open to Public)

2:30-4pm: American Buddhist Study Center Program

June 4, Sun.

10:30-11am Meditation (2nd fl)

11:30am: Shotsuki Hoyo

1pm: Sangha Day Potluck Lunch and Talent Show

June 6, Tues. 

7:30-9:30pm  Introduction to Buddhism Class

June 7, Wed.

7-8:30: Chanting and Meditation

June 10, Sat. 

12:30-2pm: Ukulele Class and Strumming CIrcle

2:30-4pm American Buddhist Study Center: Djan Yagtug Art Exhibit Opening & Presentation

June 11, Sun.

10:30-11am Meditation (2nd fl)

10:30: Japanese Service

11:30: English Service

1pm: Adult Buddhist Association Meeting

1:30pm: Board of Trustees Meeting

1-2:00pm Children’s Taiko

2-3:00pm Adult Taiko

June 14, Wed.

7-8:30pm: Chanting and Meditation

June 17, Sat.

11-12:30pm Adult Buddhist Education

12:30-2pm: Ukulele Class and Strumming Circle

Soh Daiko performance at Japan Summer Festival in Greater Hartford, CT. 

June 18, Sun.

10:30-11am: Meditation (2nd fl)

10:30am: Japanese Service

11:30am: English Service

2pm: Tachibana School of Nihon Buyo Dance Recital

June 20, Tue.

6:30-8pm: Bon Dance Practice

June 21, Wed.

7-8:30pm: Chanting and Meditation

June 22, Thu.

6:30-8pm: Bon Dance Practice

2-6:00 pm: Soh Daiko Public Workshop 

June 25, Sun.

10:30am: Japanese Service

11:30am: English Service

12noon-5pm: 2017 New York City Pride March

1-2:00pm Children’s Taiko

2-3:00pm Adult Taiko

June 27, Tue.

6:30-8pm: Bon Dance Practice

June 28, Wed.

7-8:30: Chanting and Meditation

June 29, Thu.

6:30-8pm: Bon Dance Practice

July 1, Sat. 

10-11:30am: Dharma Gathering and Study Class

12:30-2pm: Ukulele Class and Strumming Circle

2:30-4pm: American Buddhist Study Center Program 

July 2, Sun. 

11:30 am Shotsuki Hoyo Service

July 4, Tues. 6:30-8pm: Bon Dance Practice
July 5, Weds.  7-8:30pm: Chanting and Meditation
July 6, Thurs.  6:30-8pm: Bon Dance Practice
July 8, Sat.  12:30-2pm: Ukulele class and Strumming Circle

July 9, Sun. 

10:30am: Hatsubon Service

11:30am: Obon Service and Rev. Hozen Seki Memorial Service 

1:30pm: Adult Buddhist Association meeting

July 11, Tues.  6:30-8pm: Bon Dance Practice

July 12, Weds. 

7-8:30pm: Chanting and Meditation

July 13, Thurs. 

7-8:30pm: Howakai Japanese Study Class

6:30-8pm: Bon Dance Practice

July 15, Sat. 

Seabrook Buddhist Temple Bon Dance Festival, gather for bus at 12:30pm

11-12:30pm: Adult Buddhist Education

July 16, Sun.

10:30am: Japanese Service

11:30am: English Service

1:30pm: Board of Trustees meeting

July 18, Tues. 

6:30-8pm: Bon Dance Practice

July 19, Weds. 

7-8:30pm: Chanting and Meditation

July 20, Thurs. 

6:30-8pm: Bon Dance Practice

July 22, Sat. 

1:30pm: Obon Memorial Service at Willow Grove Cemetary, New Brunswick, NJ

July 23, Sun. 

10:30am: Short Service

12:30pm: Bon Odori at Bryant Park, NYC

July 26, Weds. 7-8:30pm: Chanting and Meditation lead by Rev. Sonam Wangdi Bhutia, Nepal Honganji
July 29, Sat.  10-4:00pm: "Shin Buddhism in the Land of Shakyamuni" with Rev. Sonam Wangdi Bhutia, Nepal Honganji

July 30, Sun. 

10:30am: Japanese Service

11:30am: English Service

Aug. 2, Weds. 

7-8:30pm: Chanting and Meditation

Aug. 3, Thurs. 

7-8:30pm: Howakai Japanese Study Class

Aug. 5, Sat. 

10-11:30am: Dharma Gathering and Study Class

12:30-2pm: Ukulele Class and Strumming Circle

Aug. 6, Sun. 

11am: Hiroshima and Nagasaki Memorial Service with Special Guest Eiko Otake

11:30am: Shotsuki Hoyo

1:00pm: Adult Buddhist Association meeting

Aug. 7 - Sept. 6

Summer Break - Church closed

Sept. 1-4, Fri-Mon.

Eastern Buddhist League Conference, Midwest Buddhist Temple, Chicago, IL