Upcoming Events/ Activities

Regular Meditation Groups
Christchurch Meditation Group

BotreeThis year we are introducing more defined topics to the weekly sits, bringing together some of the width and depth of SIM experience.
All Wednesday evenings are open to all who want to practice meditation / mindfulness in the insight tradition.

The Wednesdays of the current month are shown below.

Week of monthProgramme OngoingDate and topicFacilitatorVenueTime
1stAwakening JoyAwakening JoyJulieFerndale7.30-9.15pm
2ndMindfulness and movementJoss/DiZendo7.30-9.15pm
3rd Rotating facilitator - the 4 Noble Truths Part 2Facilitated discussion DiFerndale7.30-9.15pm
4thTeachings for daily lifeJulieZendo7.30-9.15pm
5thNo topic - community practice night and discussionn/aDi/DermotZendo7.30-9.15pm

*Any 5th Wednesdays will now be at the Zendo not Ferndale.

We continue to make Wednesday nights available freely. We do ask for a donation / koha to contribute to room hire (suggested $3pp) and any koha / dana for the facilitator.

Any questions about the Wednesday night topics or schedule, please contact southern.insight.meditation@gmail.com

  • Ferndale School: 104 Merivale Lane in the staffroom
  • The Opawa Zendo: 4 Kennedy Place, Opawa on the corner of Opawa Rd opposite the Hillsborough Domain. Parking is limited on Kennedy Place, so please park in the Bremca Ltd car park at 10 Kennedy Place.