2016 Temple Service Schedule

A Buddhist service followed by a Dharma Discussion/Exchange will be held from 2-3:30 pm on the following Sunday dates:


October 16

November 6, 20

December 4, 18


2017 Temple Service Schedule

January 1 (Special service), 15

February 5, 19

March 5, 19

April 2, 16

May 7, 21

June 4, 18

July 2, 16

August 6, 20

September 3, 17

October 1, 15

November 5, 19

December 3, 17



Temple Services/Events



Wednesday Evenings Meditation/Vespers
7:30-830 pm consisting of:


Seated Meditation (on chair) 15 min
Walking Meditation 15 min
Buddhist Vespers (evening chanting)
20 min
(Arrive 15 min early for introduction instruction: All are welcome. The Temple tends to be a bit cooler in the evenings, please dress accordingly.)

Mark your calendars!


Join us on Friday, October 21, 2016 from 7-9 pm to hear the poetry of Shin Buddhist Poet Marcus Zuishin Cumberlege of Bruges, Belgium.  He will be visiting the US for the first time along with his lovely wife Maria.  Please come and welcome them to Deer Island and her Marcus read his beautifully moving words.