Events and Calendar

Upcoming Events sponsored by Prairie River Sangha or friends of the Prairie River Sangha:

Mindfulness Meditation at the Figge Art Museum

Sundays at 5:30pm June 10, July 1, August 5, September 2, October 7, November 18, December 2

In the beautiful setting of the art museum, we will practice mindfulness meditation through breath-body awareness in the present moment and a guided centering meditation with art as the object of mindfulness.

Click here to learn more and register:

Figge Art Museum, Davenport,IA

(Free Admission, Registration required)

​Plum Village Earth Holder Retreat

Wednesday, August 22nd-Sunday, August 26th

"Go As a River: Peacefully Breathing & Joyfully Walking Through Times of Great Change" @ Camp Courage Retreat Center in Maple Lake, MN

Sponsored by the Earth Holder Sangha, led by brothers & sisters of the Deer Park Monastery along with Senior Dharma Teachers in the Plum Village tradition of Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh

​Click here to learn more & to register:

Earth Holder Sangha website

(Scholarships are available)

Carpooling is available; contact

SAVE THE DATE: Fall Day of Mindfulness

Saturday, September 29th

The Prairie River Sangha will host a fall Day of Mindfulness at the beautiful Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Davenport, IA. The event will be facilitated by Dharma Teacher Kaira Jewel Lingo. An ordained nun of 15 years in Thich Nhat Hanh's Order of Interbeing, Kaira is now a lay Dharma Teacher who leads retreats worldwide with a focus on activists, people of color, artists, educators, families & youth.