Past events

The Dalai Lama Center is pleased to host information regarding occasional third party events which are in keeping with the mission and values of the Center. Click here to add your event.

Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 7:00pm - Thursday, February 27, 2014, 5:00pm
SFU Woodwards, 149 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, BC

Empathy and compassion cannot be taught formally, but develop spontaneously in a child whose need for connection and contact are properly met. Explore the challenging topic of emotion, in both our children and ourselves with two leaders in childhood development. more

Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Surrey Arts Centre - Main Stage, 13570- 88 Avenue


Wednesday, July 24, 2013, 9:00am - Sunday, July 28, 2013, 4:45pm
Westin Bayshore Hotel
Vancouver, BC

A powerful and enriching conference for everyone trying their best in raising, educating, or counseling children and youth, wishing they had more guidance, wishing they knew more about what the research says. Hear about the latest advances in neuroscience, medicine, and developmental science from the remarkable scientists who made the discoveries,  presented with clarity & enthusiasm in ways parents and the general public can understand, see the immediate relevance of, and use.  more

Thursday, May 9, 2013 - Saturday, May 11, 2013
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC

 Heart-Mind 2013 brings together some of the leading minds in child development and contemplative practice - from scientific researchers to practitioners - to address the Dalai Lama's question, "How can we educate the hearts of children?" more

Thursday, April 4, 2013, 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Worries and Woes: Preventing Anxiety in Children with Dr Lynn Miller   more

Thursday, February 28, 2013, 7:00pm - 9:00pm

The Conscious Parent: Rejuvenate Your Connection with Dr Shefali Tsabary  Learn simple techniques to rejuvenate your parent/child connection and change destructive patterns. This presentation will help you make positive, conscious change and will offer tools to use with children of all ages to shift energies to build nurturing and lasting relationships. more

Wednesday, January 30, 2013, 7:00pm - 9:00pm

The Power Dynamics of Bullying: A Restorative Justice Perspective with Dr Brenda Morrison  more

Thursday, November 22, 2012, 7:00pm

How are we preparing our children for the challenges they face everyday at school, at home, at hockey practice or at dance class? How do we know if our children are truly thriving? more

Thursday, October 18, 2012, 7:00pm

Controlling Negative more