Sit on the Earth

August 24th

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    Spend the day being outdoors. We'll sit in a meadow and forest near a home close to McKenzie Bridge. Simple cushions, benches, and food provided. All are welcome.

    We'll carpool from Open Sky Shambhala parking lot

    at 783 Grant St., Eugene.

    Meet at 9:45 am. Leave parking lot at 10 am. 

    • 10:00 a.m.  Carpool leaves from Open Sky Shambhala (Eugene).
    • 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.  Sit in the meadow.  Notice as the sun passes overhead, the clouds build and dissolve, and the air moves. Listen to the many sounds of nature, and an occasional automobile. Walk mindfully and aimlessly. 
    • 12:30- 12:50 p.m. Lunch provided.
    • 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Walk and sit in old-growth forest.  
    • 2:00 – 2:30 p.m.  Discussion
    • 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.  Sit and walk at a place of your choice.


    (Optional activity – drive 15 minutes to soak in the outdoor pool a Belknap Hot Springs. Swimsuit needed, $8 fee.)

    • 3:45 p.m. Leave for Eugene – arrive 5 p.m.


    No cost.

    Donations Welcome.

    Please call 541-683-5866 if you're coming

    so we know to expect you for our carpool.