Service Schedule and Contact Information

Summer Service Schedule
Sunday at 10:00 AM June 26th, July 3rd, July 24th
Services conducted in English with some Japanese chanting.
Reno Monthly Services [Howakai] June 26th, OBON July 16th
Address: 3192 Boyington Road, Penryn, California 95663
Contact Information:
Placer Buddhist Church: Phone: (916) 652-6139 e-mail:
Reverend Kurt Rye. Phone: (916) 652-6139, e-mail:


June 26th Dharma Lite Service at 10 AM with Rev. Rye. 1 hour Service with Question & Answer period.

July 3rd July Monthly Memorial Service with Coffee Klatch

July 21st Buddhist Education Class at 6:30 PM

July 25,26, 27 Obon dance practice in Social Hall at 7 PM to 9 PM.

Aug 1,3,5 Obon dance practice

Aug 5th Newcastle Cemetery cleanup and placement of flowers at 9 AM

Aug 6th Obon Cemetery Services: Auburn 8 AM, Newcastle 9 AM, Rocklin 10 AM

Placer Buddhist Church Mission Statement

The Placer Buddhist Church strives to nurture compassion, mindfulness, gratitude, peace, tolerance, inclusiveness, and spiritual exploration by providing a place where everyone is welcome. Our mission is to continuously learn and live the Buddhist Teachings to reduce suffering and support our lives and the lives around us. We offer an open door to sharing these teachings, as well as friendship and community.