Category Archives: Schedule Changes

11 November 2015 – HSZC closed for Veterans day –


Hartford Street ZC will be closed on Wed., Nov 11th in honor of our veterans and this day of observance in peaceful gratitude.

Thank you for your service, we send our support for our service people/individuals on this day and all days.

We hope to see you all home soon.


Closed Monday September 7,2015 – Labor Day

Please have a safe and enjoyable holiday!


4th of July HSZC closed EXCEPT a holiday pic nic/pot luck @ 3pm

American-BuddhismHSZC will be closed Saturday July 4th 2015, with exception of a holiday pic nic/pot luck! 

We will provide veggie burgers, potato salad and beverages and ask you bring your favorite picnic food.  Please let us know if you plan to attend so we can have enough of what we will provide. Shoot us an email at: or let David know in person.

We hope you can join us! 


May 26 – 29 week and the Memorial Day holiday

Best Travel And Vacation In China - Giant Buddha - Statue RenovationWe will be closed for the holiday (Mem0rial day) Monday, May 25th and;

The week of May 26-29 we will only be offering the evening public schedule.  We will be open for our schedule’s evening Zazen and Chanting Service these days. We will be back to regular schedule as of May 30th.

Thank you and please have a safe holiday and we will see you soon!


16 Feb, Monday – HSZC closed for President’s day

Please have an enjoyable holiday, take care and we will see you Tuesday morning.Mount-Rushmore-Presidents-Day



HSZC closed tomorrow

Just a reminder that the Hartford Street Zen Center is always closed on national holidays. Thus, we will be closed all day Monday, 19 January, in observance of the memorial day for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The normal schedule resumes with 6 a.m. zazen (seated meditation) Tuesday, 20 January.


Schedule changes coming up!

Hartford Strethet Zen Center will be closed Dec 24-26 and be back to regular schedule on Saturday the 27th of December.

We will then have an altered schedule on the 31st of December for our New Year event (more info to come starts at 7:30pm on the 31st to mid-night starting a new year on Jan 1) and then closed again – Jan 1, 2015.

Please be aware of these changes and we hope to see you soon!


Balance of 2014…

islam_buddhism_73Please keep an eye on the weeks ahead, schedule, there are several adjustments. Easiest way is the newsletter and easiest access to that is our twitter page ( ) You dont have to sign up to access this just “x” out of the sign up window.

We also are still asking in time for your 2014 taxes, for your financial support! Please support the temple and its lay community offerings, residential student and priests programs!

Easiest way to give:

Deepest gratitude!


Study Hour continues its’ break until Thurs Jan 8th!

Please rejoin us for Study hour then! Thursday January 8th @ 7:30pm

buddhismAnd we hope to see you at Zazen and Saturday Dharma talks in the meantime!


HSZC closed until Dec 9th @ 6am

Great Study Period, great Winter Light Retreat, great Shuso and many other ceremonies!