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Nonresidential retreat weekends at the UBC Asian Centre run Friday evenings 7:15 - 9:00 pm; Saturdays 9:00 am - 5:00 pm; and Sundays 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.  See Nonresidential Retreats for further information about the nonresidential retreats.

See below for the schedule of Westcoast Dharma Society retreats through 2018, as well as the schedule of all Nonresdential Vipassana Weekend Retreats held at the UBC Asian Centre. There is a transition of sponsorship in 2017 and 2018 of these retreats from Westcoast Dharma Society to BCIMS and Hollyhock.

See Residential Retreats for a list of residential retreats being offered in this geographical area. The Organized Self-Retreats for Experienced Meditators, held at the Sea to Sky Retreat Centre, Whistler, BC, will continue to be sponsored by WDS until mid 2018.  After that, they will be sponsored by Vipassana Metta Vancouver.

See Classes for further information about Classes, Days of Mindfulness Retreats with Karen Lawrie, and Community Sitting Groups.

 

Schedule of Westcoast Dharma Society Sponsored Retreats through 2018

 

February 23 - 25 in 2018 at the UBC Asian Centre

"Shift into Freedom: Nondual Insight Retreat" with Loch Kelly at the UBC Asian Centre


Registration not yet open.
May 1 - 6 in 2018 at Sea to Sky Retreat Centre, Whistler, BC

Organized Self-Retreat for Experienced Meditators


Registration not yet open.

 

May 11 - 13 in 2018 at the UBC Asian Centre

"Introduction to Indo-Tibetan Essence Meditations Retreat" with Susan Mickel at the UBC Asian Centre

 

Registration not yet open.

 

Schedule of UBC Asian Centre Weekend Retreats sponsored by BCIMS, Hollyhock, and Westcoast Dharma Society, to the end of 2018

 

November 3 - 5

Space is available.

"The Sure Heart's Release" weekend Vipassana Meditation Retreat with Kamala Masters, sponsored by BCIMS

 

For retreat information and to register, click here

January 5 - 7 Nonresidential weekend Vipassana retreat with Steve Armstrong, sponsored by BCIMS
Registration will     open in early October                                               
February 23 - 25 "Shift into Freedom: Nondual Insight Retreat" with Loch Kelly, sponsored by Westcoast Dharma Society                        
Registration will open in early October
March 23 - 25 Nonresidential weekend Vipassana retreat with Pascal Auclair, sponsored by BCIMS
Registration will open in late            December               
April 20 - 22 Nonresidential Vipassana weekend retreat with Michele McDonald and Steven Smith, sponsored by Hollyhock                                  
Registration will open in early January
May 11 - 13 "Introduction to the Indo-Tibetan Meditation Essence Traditions" Nonresidential weekend workshop/retreat with Susan Mickel, sponsored by Westcoast Dharma Society       
Registration will open in early January

 

 

 

June 8 - 10 Nonresidential weekend Vipassana retreat with Anushka Fernandopulle, sponsored by BCIMS
Registration will open in early March

 

 

 

September 7 - 9 Nonresidential weekend Vipassana retreat with Michele McDonald and Jesse Maceo Vega-Frey, sponsored by BCIMS
Registration will open in early June

 

 

 

November 30 - December 2 Nonresidential weekend Vipassana retreat with Howard Cohn, sponsored by BCIMS
Registration will open in late August