Announcements          Peace in Every Moment
May 4 
Alternate Meeting Location
Alameda Hospital Room C. We will begin at 7pm as usual. Room C in next to the Emergency Entrance.

May 4 
Annual Fundraiser for our hosts, the United Methodist Church. Please consider helping our wonderful hosts. Tickets for the $11 box dinners are available at Sangha meetings or at the fundraiser. Expect live music, performances and great company from noon to 5pm.

May 17  Exploring Buddha's Teachings in a Daylong Retreat led by Pauletta Chanco at the United Methodist Church. Read more and register here.

May 25 
Guest Teacher, Ayya Tataloka. 
Learn more about Ayya Tataloka and path of a bhikkhuni here.

Last Sunday Each Month
Please read more here. 

Midweek Meditation
Details here.


The Alameda Sangha is a place to practice and discuss mindfulness meditation and Buddhist teachings. Founded in 2008, today we are led by three teachers of the Theravada tradition, Pauletta M. Chanco, Rebecca Dixon, and Deb Kerr. Find more about our teachers here..

We meet Sunday evenings from 7-9 pm at the Buena Vista United Methodist Church, 2311 Buena Vista Ave. in Alameda, CA. Find directions or contact us here.

Visit our blog for practice guidance and past dharma talks.

Meeting Schedule


  •        6   Deb                     The Growth of Wisdom:  Anatta
  •      13   Pauletta               Cloth Speaks Louder than Words
  •       20  Pauletta               Slow but Sure Fruits to Bear
  •       27  Rebecca              What Money Can Teach Us


  •         4  Rebecca              What Adversity Can Teach Us
  •       11  Deb                      The Unfolding of Liberation
  •       18  Pauletta               Sawing Our Way to Kindness and Respect
  •        25 Guest Teacher      Ayya Tataloka (bio)


  •        1   Baruch
  •        8   Rebecca
  •       15  Rebecca
  •       22  Deb
  •       29  Pauletta


  •         6   Pauletta
  •       13  Deb                  
  •       20  Deb
  •       27   Rebecca

* Please note that on nights when Rebecca teaches, the meeting will be held from 7:00 - 8:30 pm.

TBA - To Be Announced