Dharma Book Drive for Prison Mindfulness Institute

January 29th, 2019

Hello Beautiful Meditators,

The BN Zen Group is organizing a book drive for the Prison Mindfulness Institute.  We are participating by donating most of our (small) library and any other books you choose to drop off to us at UUBN (find a bin in the Walker room on the Northeast wall) before Saturday, February 16.  Or take your books to the the Zen group on February 17!  They have kindly invited people to stop by their book drive and say hello.  The details are below.  


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From: BN Zen Group <>
Subject: Dharma Book Drive for Prison Mindfulness Institute
Date: January 29, 2019 at 8:45:11 AM CST
To: BN Zen Group <>

Hi All,

Bloomington-Normal Zen Group and Palms Together Yoga are hosting a book drive to collect books and/or money for the Prison Mindfulness Institute -- new and used books on Buddhism, contemplative practices, meditation, mindfulness, yoga, stress reduction, etc. (please no CDs, DVDs, or hardcover books) to donate, OR...Make a monetary donation which will be given directly to the Prison Mindfulness Institute, OR...Donate some money and take a book or two home with you! OR...Just come by and say "hello" to your friendly local zen group and yoga studio! :-) 

This event will be at Palms Together Yoga, 1717 RT Dunn Dr., Bloomington. Sunday, February 17, from 1-3 PM.

FB event page is here:

Please let us know what questions you have.

BN Zen Group --

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