VictoriaIMS 2019 Retreat Schedule
Volunteer organizers, teachers, and participants have come together for the past 19 years, to support the study and practice of the Theravada Buddhist teachings in Victoria. The VictoriaIMS Council and volunteers thank you for your ongoing interest and dedication to meditation and mindfulness practices.
We are pleased to announce the 2019 retreat schedule
For teacher bios click here
Jan 19/20 Heather Martin from Salt Spring Island, BC
Registration Opens: Dec 17 2018
Feb 23/24 Margo McLoughlin from Victoria, BC
Registration Opens: Jan 28 2019
Apr 27/28 Tuere Sala from Seattle, WA
Registration Opens: Apr 1 2019
May 25/26 Adrianne Ross from Vancouver, BC
Registration Opens: Apr 29 2019
Aug 17/18 Ajaan Geoff from San Diego County, CA
Registration Opens: July 22 2019
Location: Cadboro Commons, UVic campus
Sept 14 Brock Brown from Victoria, BC
Registration Opens: Aug 19 2019
Oct 12/13 Vance Pryor from San Francisco
Registration Opens: Sept 16 2019
Nov 9/10 Howard Cohn from San Francisco, CA
Registration Opens: Oct 14 2019
Retreats and Talks are held at Goward House, 2495 Arbutus Road, Victoria, BC.
The June 23/24 retreat will be held at UVic Cadboro Commons Building.
Time of retreats: Saturdays 9 am – 4:30 pm; Sundays 9 am – 4 pm.
The teachings are offered freely. There are no registration fees.
On the day of the retreat, you may offer financial contributions to the teacher or in the case of monastics to the monastery, and to Victoria IMS for operational costs. Suggested donation to VictoriaIMS is $40 for a two-day retreat and $20 for a one-day retreat.