About Affinity Groups at MZMC Affinity groups provide a space for people who share identities or interests to create support, learning, and community. If you are interested in seeing MZMC host an affinity group which you don’t see here, we’d love to know. Please let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Waking Up to Race MZMC offers series and workshops designed for folks who are white or identified as white. They focus on how to embody the Bodhisattva vows through understanding white racialized identity and practices for alleviating racial harm. Click here for class details.
LGBTQ+ Dharma Group Here is an opportunity for LGBTQ+ folks who are involved or interested in Buddhist practice to connect and share experiences. Meetings include a brief meditation period and discussion of dharma and practice. No registration is necessary. Click here for class details.
Buddhism and the 12 Steps of Recovery The group explores basic teachings of Buddhism as reflected in the Twelve Steps. Each session begins with a period of meditation, followed by a brief presentation and discussion. All who want to support a 12-step program with a deepened understanding of meditation and Buddhism are welcome. Click here for class details.