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How To Be An Earthling
August 22 daylong with Wes Nisker on Mindfulness Meditation and Modern Science. More information and registration here.

Fifth Annual Sangha Picnic!
Join us August 23, from 5-6:30pm in McKinley Park for the annual Sangha potluck picnic to share food and followship. Details here.

Our regular sangha meeting will begin at 7pm after the picnic.

ASL Interpreters Wanted
Join our growing group of volunteers to support access to the Deaf community. More information here

Last Sunday of most months
Exceptions posted on our blog herePlease read more about our teacher here. 

Midweek Meditation
Details here.

Alameda Sangha is a place to practice and discuss mindfulness meditation and Buddhist teachings. 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


  •    5  Deb                  The Three G’s of Happiness
  •   12  Rebecca          Tending the Conscience
  •   19  Ayya Sobhana  Buddhist Peacemaking
  •   26  Rebecca           Lay Practice


  •     2  Rebecca          On the Way to No Self
  •     9  Rebecca          Nothing to Hold or Cling To
  •   16  Pauletta           Understanding the Mind
  •   23  Deb                 Sila, Karma, and the Bliss of Blamelessness
  •   30  Deb                 How Did I Get Here?:  Conditioning and                                          the Possibility of Change

We try to have ASL interpreters for as many of our meetings as possible. This symbol means that we have a confirmed interpreter for the evening. More about connecting with our Deaf community outreach group is here.

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

TBA - To Be Announced