The Shinnyo Center sponsors or co-sponsors with partner organizations a variety of events, most open to the public and some by-invitation.

The Center routinely offers Jazz Meditation with performances by the Shinnyo Center Jazz Ensemble and Matcha Meditations that incorporate some elements of the traditional Japanese tea ceremony.

The Center has co-sponsored and/or hosted events with a wide variety of organizations that share common values, including Bryant Park, The Contemplative Alliance, The Garment District Alliance, The Horticultural Society of New York, New York University, and Tricycle Magazine among others.