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Outdoor Group Meditation

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The Meditation Center of Chicago

6224 W Gunnison St.

Chicago, IL 60630

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One hour program includes relaxation exercise, sitting meditation, walking meditation and dhamma discussion.

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Please note

  • The side yard of the Meditation center of Chicago is next to Gunnison Street, which is quite noisy. This may be challenging to new meditators.
  • Only one-hour outdoor program, prepare yourself not to use the restroom.
  • Class will be cancelled if rain over 30% is predicted, so please check the weather before coming.

Attention Please

We know how important it is for our community to return to our center. But our priority is, and will continue to be, the health and safety of our members, monks and staff. Therefore, as a condition of returning to the meditation center, all community members are required to follow the guidelines below. To maintain healthy bodies and minds, it is important that everyone diligently adhere to the detailed specific plans and procedures outlined by the Meditation Center of Chicago

Health & Safety

  • Prior to coming to the meditation center each Wednesday, complete the below COVID-19 daily self-screening checklist
  • If the answer to any of the self-screening questions is yes, you should not come into the center
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds
  • If soap and water are not available, use the hand sanitizer that has been placed at the entrance.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands
  • Avoid close contact.

Social Distancing

  • Stay at least 6 feet away from others as much as possible; respect others who ask for more space
  • Abide by all occupancy, directional, and queueing signage
  • Expect the closure of certain areas of the facilities and reduced seating
  • Respect and do not attempt to use furniture that may be taped off
  • Bring your own meditation seat
  • Bring your own drink

Face Coverings

  • Wear a face covering at all times during program (with reasonable exceptions for drinking)
  • Entry prohibited if a person refuses to wear a face covering

COVID-19 Daily Self-Screening Checklist

  • Have you had a body temperature over 100 degrees Fahrenheit or have you used a fever reducer in the previous 24 hours to treat a body temperature over 100 degrees Fahrenheit?
  • Do you have a new cough that you cannot attribute to another health condition?
  • Do you have a new or worsening sore throat that you cannot attribute to another health condition?
  • Do you have new shortness of breath that you cannot attribute to another health condition?
  • Have you recently developed a complete loss of smell or taste?
  • Have you been asked to self-isolate or quarantine by anyone, including your employer, a medical professional or a local public health official, or have you returned from travel from a location currently experiencing a surge in new COVID-19 cases and requiring self-quarantine in the last 14 days?

If the answer to any of these questions is yes, you may not come into class


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The Meditation Center of Chicago

6224 W Gunnison St.

Chicago, IL 60630

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