The Abbot and Board of Trustees of the Zen Center of Syracuse cordially invite you to join us to celebrate the Twentieth Anniversary of the establishment of our home at the historic Joshua Forman House property 266 West Seneca Turnpike, Syracuse, New York, and to support the renovation of our residence hall kitchen.
The Venerable Bhikkhu Bodhi, one of the United States’ most renowned Buddhist monks, is making a rare appearance at Syracuse University. He will present the Syracuse Symposium keynote lecture “Engaged Buddhism: Listening and Responding to World Hunger” on Monday, Sept. 16, at 5:30 p.m. in Hendricks Chapel, and will lead an SU Humanities Center-Mini Seminar on Tuesday, Sept. 17, at 9 a.m. in Room 304 of the Tolley Humanities Building. Read more »
The City of Syracuse's Tomorrow's Neighborhoods Today invites you to participate in HOPE (Healing, Opportunity, Prosperity, Empowerment) listening sessions to hear your ideas and concerns about poverty issues in Syracuse. Refreshments will be provided. For more information, contact TNT Coordinator Tina Zagyva at (315) 448-8178, or TZagyva@SyrGov.net
Participants of ACTS Listening Campaign have spoken and identified 6 crucial issues to address in our community. These are: Pre-K Expansion, Public Transportation, Economic Empowerment, Land-Use Equity, Criminal Justice, and Community Violence and Youth; you can read more about them in the PDF linkned below the flyer. We must now pick the final 3. Read more »
F.O.C.U.S. Greater Syracuse and SUNY Oswego Active Aging Community Engagement Center are conducting a community-wide survey that seeks to understand why people leave or stay in Central New York as they grow older. The aim is to reach people from everywhere – from the heart of the city to deep within the suburbs and farmlands. You can help shape the future of CNY by distributing this online survey to your co-workers, family, neighbors, and even friends who may have moved away. Read more »