Sunday, December 14, 2014

Winter Solstice Retreat and Candlelight Kido

Annual Winter Solstice Retreat and Candlelight Kido. Saturday December 20, 2014 8:00 am - 8:00 pm. Deep Creek Community Center 3223 Deep Creek Road. Entry times: 7:45 am, 11:45 am-12:15 pm; 5:30 pm. Suggested donation $10 - $20. Light breakfast available 7:30 am; Potluck lunch; Dinner will be provided. Retreat includes instruction in chanting, sitting and walking meditation; yoga. Consulting interviews with Senior Dharma Teacher Margaret Wheeler. Tallgrass Zen is affiliated with Kwan Um School of Zen To register contact us at tallgrasszen @

Saturday, September 20, 2014


Kido means "energy way." Chant together, give and receive energy to each other and the world, holding the first great vow in our hearts to save all beings from suffering. 

Tallgrass Zen Center Fifteenth Anniversary Kido Retreat
Saturday October 18, 2014  ~ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Deep Creek Community Center
In Flint Hills 10 minutes from Manhattan, Kansas
Late entry: anytime you like. Bring a percussion instrument.
Breakfast provided. Bring something for vegetarian potluck lunch.

Friday, June 13, 2014

Update on the Retreat

Our teacher, Lincoln Rhodes, jdpsn, has been a little ill and, sadly, will not be coming to Kansas next week. He sends everyone his love.

We are scaling back the retreat to a single day, Saturday June 21, 6 am to 5 pm. We will serve breakfast and tea; you should bring a snack lunch. Senior Dharma Teacher Margaret Wheeler will give consulting interviews. We hope everyone can join us.

Email us at or call 785 537 8713.

Sunday, April 27, 2014

Tallgrass Zen Summer Solstice 2014 -- our plans have changed

Public Dharma Talk  with Linc Rhodes JDPSN
Thursday June 19, 2014 7:30 pm
Orange Sky Yoga 227 Blue Earth Place
Manhattan, Kansas

Konza Prairie Morning Bell Chant &Walking Meditation
Friday Morning June 20, 2014 7:30 am

Meditation Retreat at Deep Creek Community Center
Saturday June 21, 6 am  5 pm. Bring a sack lunch
Friday June 20 1:30 pm - Sunday June 22 12:00 pm.
Late entry: Friday 6:15 pm. Saturday 5:45 am; 9:00 am; 1:00 pm. Sunday 5:45 am; 9:00 am.

Overnight camping available on site at Deep Creek Community Center in the Flint Hills, 10 minutes from downtown Manhattan. Retreat includes instruction in chanting, sitting and walking meditation; vegetarian meals served in four bowl silent meditation; interviews with our Guiding Teacher Linc Rhodes JDPSN.

Full retreat $100; Kwan Um Members $90; DT/DTIT $80 Suggested donation: $10 - $20

Tallgrass Zen Center is affiliated with the Kwan Um School of Zen. 
To register for the retreat contact us at 785.537.8713 or tallgrasszen @, 
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