The next regularly scheduled monthly ETD meeting will be on Sunday, 12/1/19 after the Dharma Talk - 12:30-1:30pm. The monthly ETD meetings are held the first Sunday of every month.
PIMC is scheduled to provide a brown bag meal for Laurelwood Shelter – Transition Project’s newest adult shelter - whose primary focus is homeless adults over the age of 55. The date is Friday, November 22, 2019.
We ask you to volunteer in this effort to share resources with those less fortunate.
There will be a sign and banner making party on Sept. 15 for the upcoming Global Climate Strike in Portland (for more information about the Climate Strike, please see below).
We'll get started at 12:30 at PIMC, after the Dharma Talk. In addition to making signs, we'll also have fun creating a poignant mantra … so we can stay mindful throughout the march!
PIMC's Engaging The Dharma (ETD) initiative group is organizing the sangha's participation in a six-part, web-based training on effective and skillful strategies for responding to global warming, informed by Buddhist principles. The "EcoSattva Training" will start in October, with details still to be determined.
NOTES FROM THE 9/1/19 Engaging the Dharma Meeting
A group of about 18 sangha members gathered in the PIMC Living Room after the Sunday Dharma Talk. The meeting was led by Tricia Andersson and Michael Midghall. We started with a 5-minute meditation on our connection with the Earth.
The next regularly scheduled monthly ETD meeting will be on Sunday, 10/6/19 after the Dharma Talk - 12:30-1:30pm. The monthly ETD meetings are held the first Sunday of every month.
Please join us for the next meeting of the PIMC "Engaging The Dharma" (ETD) initiative, when we will plan for two exciting upcoming offerings this Fall. We’ll provide deeper details about each offering, and answer any questions about how to participate.
DATE/TIME: Sun., Sept. 1 / 12:30-1:30pm (following the Dharma Talk)
LOCATION: PIMC Living Room