Interest Groups

Interest groups, or Sangha Circles, are self-organizing groups of friends and members of Clouds in Water Zen Center. These may be organized by neighborhood or around a particular interest. For more information about setting up a Sangha Circle email Sosan Theressa Flynn or call her at 651-222-6968, ext. 2.

Young Adult Zen Group

Are you interested in studying and practicing the dharma together with your peers? Would you like to make more friends in the sangha? If so, join us in the new Clouds in Water Young Adult Zen Group! We meet every other Sunday at 11 am, 30 minutes after morning service.  Contact Nathan Thompson for more information.

Living in Vow

An ongoing dharma dialogue on how to live with the problems and joys of this life. This group is open to anyone who has received the precepts (Jukai). It meets at Clouds in Water following the monthly Full Moon Ceremony. For more information email Liliane Aislyn, or call her at 651-222-6968, ext. 1.

Hearts and Hands

A group of sangha members are available to offer assistance when someone in the Clouds in Water community experiences hardship. This may involve offering a ride or meal, housework, visiting in the hospital or home, or other ways that let people know the community supports them. For more information, view the Hearts and Hands page.