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Daylong retreat w/ Kevin Griffin

September 9 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

On Tuesday April 4th, Napa Valley Insight Meditation will host a day of meditation and practice with author, Buddhist teacher and innovator in the field of addiction treatment, Kevin Griffin.

Join us as we explore the role Buddhism and mindfulness can play in recovery. The program will include sitting and walking meditation, instructions, and Q & A sessions on overcoming addition

What to Bring: Please bring a lunch, beverage and appropriate clothing for outside walking meditation

Suggested Donation: $20 – $60

No one turned away for lack of funds

All levels of experience welcomed!

For More Information Contact

Susan DuQuette at susandiorr@yahoo.com

BIO:

Kevin Griffin is a Buddhist teacher and author and recovering addict/alcoholic. He is best known for his ground-breaking work bringing together the Dharma with issues of recovery and the 12 Steps. A Buddhist practitioner for nearly 35 years and sober for almost 30, he brings a wealth of experience and wisdom to his teaching and writing. His books include One Breath at a Time: Buddhism and the Twelve Steps and his recent Buddhism and the 12 Steps Workbook. Sounds True will release Recovering Joy: A Mindful Life after Addiction in June, 2015. Kevin is also a gifted musician and songwriter, and last year he released a CD of Buddhist-themed rock tunes entitled “Laughing Buddha.” He lives in Berkeley, California with his wife and teenage daughter.

Details

Date:
September 9
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Venue

Napa Valley Unitarian Universalists
1625 Salvador Ave
Napa, CA 94559
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Website:
http://www.nvuu.org/