“Practice Makes Perfect: The Perfections of Wisdom”

Ben Howard, who is a Zen practitioner, honored poet and author of several books on Buddhist themes, will offer an inspiring journey into a greater understanding of Mahayana Buddhism’s Six Paramitas or “Perfections of Wisdom” from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, May 4 at the Olean Meditation Center, 2275 Dugan Rd., Olean.

Admission is $30 and includes morning tea/coffee and a light lunch.