One of the best ways to be successful and stay consistent in your meditation practice is to attend as many of these refresher courses, group meditations and Vedic knowledge meetings as possible. Jill is based in Atlanta and frequently teaches in the Chicago area. To supplement access to Vedic meditation expertise and community when Jill is not in Chicago, here is a list of resources for Vedic meditators in the Chicago area:

Light Watkins and Jill at a meditation retreat in Panama

Light Watkins and Jill at a meditation retreat in Panama

Here is a list of other Vedic meditation teachers who teach in the Chicago area: 

Light Watkins
Light taught Jill to meditate in the Fall of 2011. He is based in LA and often travels to Chicago. For a list of his course offerings and meetings in Chicago, please click here.

Kelsey Mathes

Kelsey Mathes

Kelsey Mathes
Kelsey and Jill are leading an in-town meditation retreat in Chicago from May 26-28, 2017. Kelsey has recently relocated to the Chicago area. Click here for a list of her Chicago-area course offerings.  

Jennifer Hains

Jennifer Hains

Jennifer Hains
Jenn is based in Evanston, IL. Click here for a list of her Chicago-area course offerings and group meditations.

Group meditations:
Meditation Social Club is held monthly in Chicago on Sundays at 3pm. All Vedic and Transcendental meditators are invited to ask questions, meet other meditators, and meditate as a group. In addition, the group leader will give a short talk on meditation and Vedic philosophy. Click here for more details and to RSVP.

Group meditations are also held the first Sunday of the month at Life Force Arts Center. Please email Andy Madden for details and to reserve a spot: amadden242yahoo.com.