COVID-19 Updates: Fall Semester

Mindfulness and Meditation Opportunities

Prajna Student Meditation Group
Mondays, 8:00-9:00 pm
Scott Center Living Room
Student-led, with homemade chai.

Buddhist Practice Group
Thursdays, 5:30-6:30 pm
Scott Center Living Room
Please join us to learn more about Buddhist practices and enjoy deep conversation with other students who are interested in exploring a variety of Buddhist practices.  No prior experience necessary.  The group is led by Zen Master Joshin Byrnes, director of the Breadloaf Mountain Zen Center in Cornwall, Vt.

Wisdom Wednesdays
Wednesdays, 12:15-12:45 pm
Mead Chapel
A half-hour midweek gathering for sharing poetry and literature, music and silence.  Led by Dean of Spiritual and Religious Life Mark R. Orten.

Drop-in Meditation
Tuesdays, March 2-May 5, 2020 (except for March 24)
75 Shannon Street, Room 203
Hosted by Catherine Miller (email:
For more information, visit go/cm2/

Press pause on your to-do list and recharge with meditation! Learn how to de-stress using mindfulness, breath techniques,mantras, and much more!  All are welcome! No experience needed.  Sponsored by the Middlebury College Well-Being Committee.

Koru Mindfulness at Middlebury
Click here to learn about this evidence-based curriculum specifically designed for teaching mindfulness, meditation, and stress management to college students.

Walking Meditation at the Labyrinth
The Labyrinth at The Knoll is open any time.  This labyrinth is a 2017 collaboration between the Scott Center and The Knoll to commemorate the 15th anniversary of the organic garden at Middlebury.

Meditation spaces on campus

  • Scott Center for Spiritual and Religious Life, 135 So. Main St.
  • The Sanctuary Room, Anderson Freeman Center in Carr Hall
  • The McCullough Reflection space – 3rd floor, up the staircase opposite the Grille
  • The Unplug and Recharge Room at the Davis Library

Charles P. Scott Center for Spiritual and Religious Life

135 So. Main Street
Hathaway House
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT  05753
(802) 443-5626