Retreats & Events

Hollow Bones - Rohatsu 8-day Sesshin - led by Meru and Vimala Roshis -Green Bay, WI - November 30-December 7, 2019

Starting Date: 30-Nov-2019


Our final sesshin of the year, Rohatsu will be held at the Norbertine Center for Spirituality in De Pere, WI,   

Join us for this end-of-year sesshin, commemorating the Buddha's enlightenment with intense practice and silence. 

Meru Doug Szper Roshi and Vimala John Nemick Roshi will be leading this sesshin.


The room and board fee is $700. 

You will be asked for a donation at the end of the retreat to support the teaching. 

Bedding and towels are provided.

Participants will have a private room and shared bathroom.
Three vegetarian meals a day are provided.
There is limited ability to cater to special dietary restrictions.

Traveling? Please arrange your flights and ground transportation to arrive at the retreat site by 4 pm the first day of the retreat and to depart mid to late afternoon on the last day.

Fly into Austin Straubel airport, Green Bay, WI. The Norbertine Center is about a 20 minute/$20 cab ride away. 


Payment Plans:

1) Full payment:
Due November 16th $700
After November 16th $750
2) Two payments:
Now $350
Due November 16th $350
3) Four payments:
Deposit now $100
Due August 16th $200
Due October 1st $200
Due November 16th $200
Payment Options
PayPal and Credit Card -Enroll Today
Checks - make out to Friends of Zen and mail to 2521 N 93rd St, Milwaukee, WI 53226.

Financial Assistance:
Financial assistance is available to participants exhibiting financial need.
If you are requesting financial assistance please complete our application (CLICK HERE) and submit a refundable deposit of $75 via Paypal: Enroll Today
Please note that Hollow Bones aims to make our offerings financially accessible, we are unable to provide full scholarships for our programs and retreats.


Contact Kevala Deb Hoffmann,, registrar,
with questions about any of the above payment options or any retreat questions.




Cancellation two weeks or more prior to the retreat, either:
• Receive a 90% refund, or
• Transfer your full amount to another retreat.

Cancellation within two weeks prior to the retreat, either: 
• A 50% refund, or 
• Transfer your paid amount, minus a $50 processing fee, to any other retreat. This credit is valid for one year.

Cancellation the day of the program, or you do not show up at the site, or you leave during the retreat, no refund or credit will be given.  (Your fee will be used for scholarships.)

(Consideration will be given for emergencies.)

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