The New York Buddhist Church



Copyright © New York Buddhist Church

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

 

2020 Calendar of Events


JANUARY 2020

Jan. 1, Wed.  11:30am: Shusho-e (New Year's Day) Service, Speaker:  Rev Earl Ikeda

1pm: New Year's Day Potluck Lunch, Kakizome, Brush Painting, and Hyakunin-Isshu

Jan. 2, Thurs.  7-8:30pm: Howakai (Japanese Study Group)

Jan. 4, Sat.  10-11:30am: [Dharma Gathering and Study Class] 

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

2:30-4pm: American Buddhist Study Center Film, “Your Name” 

Jan. 5, Sun.  11:30am: Shotsuki Hoyo, Speaker:  Rev Earl Ikeda

1pm: Religious Education Dept. meeting 

Jan. 8, Wed.  7-8:30pm: Chanting and Meditation 

Jan. 12, Sun.  10:30am: Japanese Service, speaker Yuko Tonohiro 

11:30am: English Service, speaker: MA Cheryl Joko Ikemiya 

1:30 pm Adult Buddhist Association meeting

Taiko classes: 7-10 year old's (12:30-1:15), older children (1:15-2:15pm); adults (2:15-3:15pm). For information contact tyoshikami@verizon.net 

Jan. 15, Wed.  7-8:30pm: Chanting and Meditation 

Jan. 18, Sat.  12:30-2pm: Ukulele Class and Strumming Circle 

Jan.19, Sun.  10:30am: Japanese Service; 11:30am: English Service, speaker: Rev Earl Ikeda 

1:00pm: Board of Trustees meeting 

Jan. 22, Wed.  7-8:30pm: Chanting and Meditation 

Jan. 26, Sun.  11:30am: Ho-onko (Shinran Shonin Memorial) Service,   Shojin Ryori Bento

1pm: Buddhist Women's Association New Year's Luncheon   

SOH DAIKO RECITAL Taiko classes: 7-10 year old's (12:30-1:15), older children (1:15-2:15pm); adults (2:15-3:15pm). For information contact Teddy at tyoshikami@verizon.net 

Jan.29, Wed. 7-8:30pm: Chanting and Meditation 


FEBRUARY 2020

Feb. 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, Book Discussion: "Tariki" by Hiroyuki Itsuki

Feb. 2, Sun.  11:30am: Shotsuki Hoyo, Speaker: Rev. Earl Ikeda

1 p.m., Religious Education Dept. meeting 

Feb. 5, Wed.  7-8:30pm: Chanting and Meditation 

Feb. 6, Thu.  7-8:30pm: Howakai (Japanese Study Group) 

Feb. 9, Sun.  11:30am: Nirvana Day (Nehan-e) and Pets Memorial Service, Speaker: Rev. Earl Ikeda

Taiko sessions: 12:30-1:15pm (7-11yr olds); 1:15-2:15pm (teens); 2:15-3:15pm (adults). For info contact Teddy: tyoshikami@verizon.net 

1:30pm: Adult Buddhist Association meeting

Feb. 12, Wed.  7-8:30pm: Chanting and Meditation 

Feb. 15, Sat.  12:30-2pm: Ukulele Class and Strumming Circle 

Feb. 16, Sun.  10:30am: Japanese Service; 11:30am: English Service, Speaker: Rev. Earl Ikeda  

1:00pm: Board of Trustees meeting 

Feb. 19, Wed.  7-8:30pm: Chanting and Meditation 

Feb 21-23 BCA (Buddhist Churches of America) National Council Meeting and Minister's Meeting (Seattle)

Feb. 23, Sun.  10:30am: Japanese Service, speaker: Dr. Nobuko Kodama

11:30am: English Service: speaker MA Gary Shobo Jaskula 

Taiko sessions: 12:30-1:15pm (7-11yr olds); 1:15-2:15pm (teens); 2:15-3:15pm (adults). For information contact Teddy at tyoshikami@verizon.net

Feb. 26, Wed.  7-8:30pm: Chanting and Meditation 


MARCH 2020

Mar. 1, Sun. 11:30am: Shotsuki Hoyo, Speaker: Rev. Earl Ikeda  

1pm: Religious Education Dept. meeting

Mar. 4, Wed. 7-8:30pm: Chanting and Meditation

Mar. 5, Thu. 7-8:30pm: Howakai (Japanese Study Group)

Mar. 7, Sat. 10-11:30am: Dharma Gathering

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

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

Mar. 8, Sun. 10:30am: Japanese Service; 11:30am: English Service, Speaker: Rev Earl Ikeda 

Taiko sessions: 12:30-1:15pm (7-11yr olds); 1:15- 2:15pm (teens); 2:15-3:15pm (adults). For information contact Teddy at tyoshikami@verizon.net

1:30pm: Adult Buddhist Association meeting

Mar. 11, Wed. 7-8:30pm: Chanting and Meditation

Mar. 14, Sat. [12:30-2pm: Ukulele Class and Strumming Circle]

Mar. 15, Sun. 11:30am: Spring Higan-e Service, Speaker: Rev. Earl Ikeda 

Mar. 18, Wed. 7-8:30pm: Chanting and Meditation

Mar. 21, Sat. 10am-4pm: White Elephant Sale

Mar. 22, Sun. 11:30am: Rennyo Shonin Memorial Service, Speaker: Rev. Earl Ikeda

Taiko sessions: 12:30-1:15pm (7-11yr olds); 1:15- 2:15pm (teens); 2:15-3:15pm (adults). For information contact Teddy at tyoshikami@verizon.net

Mar. 25, Wed. 7-8:30pm: Chanting and Meditation

Mar.29, Sun. 10:30am: Japanese Service; 11:30am: English Service, Speaker: Rev. Earl Ikeda

1:00 pm SOKAI Annual Membership Meeting, followed by short Board meeting