Join Us!

MZF is housed at St. Luke and St. Matthew's Episcopal Church in Fort Greene, Brooklyn.  
520 Clinton Ave. (side entrance)
between Fulton and Atlantic
Brooklyn, NY 11238

Monday mornings 7a-8a  (Currently suspended until further notice)
Thursday evenings from 7:00p-8:15p
Sunday afternoons 4:00p-6:00p

* We ask for a $5-$10 walk-in donation to be sent through our paypal website. 

Introduction to Zen Practice:
Periodically, we offer introductory courses for Zen practice for beginners. The introduction includes instruction on sitting, information about the history of zen and our linage, introduction to ceremony and instruments, and refreshments following the end of the session. The donation for introduction is $25 to cover costs of food and equipment. Please submit donation through our paypal or email if there is a need for an alternative arrangement.
 Please submit our online RSVP form so we can reserve your spot for the introduction.  Our current offerings for introduction to Zen practice for Summer 2021 are as follows:
 July 18
August 1
August 22
September 12

 * Be sure to wear loose fitting clothing (yoga pants/sweats) for maximum comfort while sitting.

Note: Currently due to COVID-19 concerns, we offer in-person practice on the premises and online practice on Zoom. Please contact via email ( if you are interested in joining us. 

For inquiries please email us at