Our Sangha

Thank you for visiting Modesto Valley Heartland Zen Group. We are a group directly affiliated with Empty Nest Zendo in North Fork led by our Guiding Teacher and Abbess, Myoan Grace Schireson. Serving the Modesto, Merced, Stockton, Turlock, and Los Banos communities.

Weekly Schedule

Weekly, Thursday evenings

The Church of the Brethren, Room 5
2301 Woodland Ave.
Modesto, CA 95358

Thursdays from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Includes two 30-minute periods of zazen, brief walking meditation, a Zen talk and tea.

Recovery Group

First Saturday each Month

Location: 2301 Woodland Ave, Room 5
(Church of the Brethren campus);
Modesto, California

First Saturday of each month
Time: 9:30am – 11:00am
*(We sometimes move our meeting date to accommodate holidays. Please email to confirm.)
Contact: Email gisoezo AT comcast.net
Website: http://www.buddhistrecovery.com/
A donation is requested, but no one is turned away for lack of funds.