The Port Townsend Sangha meets for silent meditation, tea and discussion each Wednesday from 7 PM to 9 PM at Friends Meeting House, a wheelchair-accessible site at the corner of Sheridan and 19th St in Port Townsend, WA. More information is here.
While our focus is on Vipassana, or Insight Meditation, all are welcome who wish to sit with us to meditate or who are interested in the dharma.
We also sponsor non-residential one-day and weekend retreats, conduct charitable activities, and offer information on meditation,
For more information on Sangha activities, join us any Wednesday when we meet or subscribe to our email list. If you have questions, please send us an email.
You are invited to attend the Port Townsend Sangha on Wednesday October 25th, for meditation, tea and discussion from 7 to 9 PM at the Friends Meeting House at Sheridan and 19th Streets.
Meditation begins at seven for 45 minutes. Then after tea, we will explore the topic of Buddha and the Animals, and discuss the practice of vegetarianism.
We hope you will be able to join us.
Days of Mindfulness (day-long retreats) take place on the second Saturday of the month.
Please see our “Monthly Days of Mindfulness” page for further information on our Saturday Sits and a complete 2018 schedule. On the same page, you can sign up to attend one of these one-day retreats.
If you would like additional information, please contact us by email.
The Port Townsend Sangha conducts Weekend Non-Residential Retreats twice each year with a visiting teacher. Program details are found here.
Our next retreat with Seattle Insight Meditation Society teacher Keri Pederson is scheduled for Saturday, September 22, and includes a free introductory presentation on the prior Friday night September 21.
The location will be the Port Townsend Yacht Club. Details are above on this page. If you have questions, please email us here.
There are other current opportunities for Dharma Study and Meditation in or around Port Townsend.
Below are some suggestions and additional links.
The PT Sangha Library shares space with the Quaker Library at the Friends Meetinghouse. It is open on Wednesday evenings and retreat weekends.
We have a wide variety of books and recordings on Buddhism, Buddhist practice, meditation and other spiritual traditions. All books and media may be borrowed.
To learn more about how the library works, visit our Lending Library page.