2018 November News and Events

* New wood is stacked  *  Ajahn Geoff visits 11/6  *  Last 2018 Half-Day is 11/10  *  CANCELLED:  PFoD November visit * How Much Wood Does a Woodchucker Chuck? Plenty!   Hermitage helpers were full of smiles, hard work and good company as they chucked wood at the last work parties for 2018.  Many thanks to […]

2018 Pah Bah: Balloons, Generosity, Community

Thank you!  Thank you!  Thank you! Pah Bah 2018 was a fun and happy event! The kids stole the show again this year with balloons and bearing wonderful gifts from Portland Friends of the Dhamma. Thank you PFoD friends.  The power tools are greatly appreciated!   It Was a Family Affair, Especially for Our Sponsors […]

2018 October News and Events

Woodchuckers Ball * Regular Events * Our Family of Monasteries * Comings & Goings Time Again for the Woodchuckers Ball:  October 6 & 7 A name like that requires an explanation! It’s a two-day garden party (last of the year) to cut, split and stack wood for heating the house. No ballroom dancing involved!   (Ajahn just likes […]

Reminder: Pah Bah is Sept. 15 & 16!

Join the monks and lay community for a Saturday meditation retreat, or the Pah Bah on Sunday, or both! Everyone is welcome — old friends and new. Location:  Mtn. View Grange, 1085 N Main Avenue, White Salmon, WA September 15:  Meditation Retreat (with the monks), 1:00 – 5:00 pm September 16:  Pah Bah — meal offering / potluck, […]

September News and Events

September brings the annual Pah Bah weekend and visitors from Abhayagiri Monastery.  Help is still needed with forest and firewood work. Pah Bah Weekend:  September 15 & 16 Join us in White Salmon!  Saturday is a half-day meditation retreat.  Sunday is the actual Pah Bah — an enjoyable, family-oriented event focused on offering support to […]