The Whidbey Institute

Upcoming Events

Bellevue College Retreat—Closed Group Session

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Stillness Tuesdays

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 7pm

In the hectic humdrum of our everyday lives, it's challenging to find time for ourselves, sit in stillness, and simply be. The Institute offers an ongoing opportunity to slow down, be with our breath and find greater peace and acceptance through the gift of meditation. Every month, join Howard Aposhyan and other members of the community in the sacred space of our Sanctuary for a time of Shamatha ("calm-abiding") and Vipassana ("insight") meditation practice.

Westgarden Workparty

Thursday, September 4, 2014 9am

Now that the season is picking up we’re extending Thursday garden work parties from 9 am to 4 pm. Feel free to come at any point and stay for as long as you like! As always you’ll have the opportunity to learn about small scale gardening, spend time in a beautiful and peaceful garden, meet some great people and […]