Easthampton, MA (PRWEB) October 10, 2006
The Insight Meditation Center of Pioneer Valley is hosting a Sit-A-Thon fundraiser focused on developing peace and happiness in our hearts and minds. The Sit-A-Thon will take place on Sunday, October 22, from 9:00am-7:00pm. The Insight Meditation Center is located at Eastworks, 116 Pleasant Street, Suite 242, in Easthampton, MA. The fundraiser will help support the Center's many activities. These include classes in insight meditation, open sittings, drop-in meditation periods, weekly sittings, teen retreats and one-day retreats.
Mindfulness, the practice of being present and aware in the moment, will be the main thread interwoven throughout the Sit-A-Thon's day-long activities including meditation instruction, gentle yoga, mindful walking, and mindful eating. If you would like to participate or would like to sponsor a meditator, please call 413-527-0388 or see our full contact information at http://www.insightpv.org/AboutUs.asp
For more information about the Sit-A-Thon, including the complete schedule and a pledge form, please visit the Insight Meditation Center website at http://www.insightpv.org/special.asp#Insight
Serving Western Massachusetts, the Insight Meditation Center of Pioneer Valley is a non-residential meditation center in the Theravadin Buddhist Tradition. Our mission is to share the Buddha's teaching of liberation with all those who are interested and with those who want to sustain and deepen their practice. To learn more, please visit http://www.insightpv.org/