Please also refer to the "Useful Links" section if you are seeking Mindfulness Meditation Groups in the NYC area. Below are only groups that are facilitated by instructors who are Members of the Collaborative.
In Manhattan: MBSR Collaborative Monthly Practice Group
3rd Sunday of every month
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
at the JCC in Manhattan
Amsterdam Avenue and West 76th Street
Have you been a participant in an MBSR program? Join us for this new monthly practice group led by members of the NYC MBSR Teachers' Collaborative. Get support in maintaining or deepening your mindfulness practice and explore opportunities to cultivate mindfulness in everyday life. Re-connect with friends and meet others who are bringing these practices into their lives.
For alumni of any MBSR program.
There is a $20 fee for each session but no one will be turned away due to lack of funds.
In this case, instead of pre-registering, you are welcome to donate what you can when you arrive for the practice group.
To register, click here.
In Manhattan with instructor Jon Aaron
Makom Sitting Grouo
At the Makom Center JCC in Manhattan
76th and Amsterdam
No charge, open to all
Please check JCC Holiday schedule
In Astoria with instructor Emily Herzlin
Mindful Astoria: Monthly Sitting Group
First Wednesday of every month
The Astoria Bookshop
31-29 31st Street, Astoria, NY
$5-$10 suggested donation.
More details here.
In Manhattan with instructor Patricia Bloom:
Mindfulness drop-in sessions at the Asia Society
In Manhattan with instructor Jayne Gumpel:
Mindful Harlem "DROP AND SIT"
9:00 to 11:00 am
2211 Frederick Douglas Blvd and 119th St (on 119th/green door)
Donation based - All are welcome
For more information: www.mindfulharlem.org
This is an open class for the Harlem community and beyond. Beginners and practicing meditators are welcome. No registration necessary. Sitting, walking, body-scan, mindful movement and mindful dialog are practiced.