How to Link your Calendar with Our Center's New Electronic Calendar Of Events

We are pleased to announce a new electronic Calendar of Events.
Click Here to See The Calendar.

Features include:

  • All DC Center events - special events as well as regular services - plus SRF Greenfield retreats.
  • Viewable as monthly, weekly or list calendar.
  • Click on a calendar activity and see it's details.
  • The calendar is on our website (dccentersrf.org).
  • Ability to sync with your personal electronic calendar, e.g., Google, Outlook, iCalendar (see instructions below) with automatic updates of event changes.

To sync to your personal calendar:

You can view and subscribe to the DC Center's electronic calendar using calendar applications like Google, Outlook or Apple Calendar. Follow your calendar application's instructions for syncing to another calendar using a URL (some are listed below). When it requests a calendar URL, enter one of the following URLs, depending on which subset of DC Center calendar activities you wish to see. You can sync to one, two or all three calendar subsets. You can copy and paste the URL into any calendar product that supports the iCal format.

Note: Do not link from this page. The URLs MUST be copied in to your calendar exactly as is stated below in the "Sync" directions.

Events*
https://calendar.google.com/calendar/ical/2lfjvogpv23nf0036hfe0kefo4%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic.ics

Regular Services**
https://calendar.google.com/calendar/ical/washington.dc.srf%40gmail.com/public/basic.ics

Greenfield Retreats***
https://calendar.google.com/calendar/ical/m5ifjke7lvld6515b1cuc37pbk%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic.ics

* Commemorative services, Saturday long meditations, Sunday evening meditation with Kirtan, socials, Council meetings, general membership meetings, monks visits, service days.

** Sunday morning services, Sunday School and Teen Classes, Sunday evening meditation no Kirtan, Thursday evening lessons study and inspirational service.

*** General, women's, and men's retreat.

Sync to Google Calendar and Android phone

  1. Open Google Calendar on your desktop. (must have a Google account)
  2. Next to "Other calendars" on the left, click the Down arrow .
  3. Select "Add by URL."
  4. In the field provided, enter or paste the URL above of the calendar subset you want to sync to.
  5. You do not need a username or password.
  6. Click "Add Calendar." The calendar will appear on the left side under "Other calendars."
  7. On your phone's Google calendar app, tap the DC Center calendar subset name you want to see (you may need to tap More to see all the calendars) and turn ON the sync button. Note: It might take up to 12 hours for change to show in your Google calendar. If you use a non-Google calendar phone app, follow its instructions for syncing to a Google desktop calendar.
  8. Repeat for each DC Center calendar subset address you want to sync to.

Sync to iPhone or iPad

  1. Tap the "Settings" icon, then scroll down and tap "Mail, Contacts, Calendars."
  2. Tap "Add Account" and then tap on "Other."
  3. Tap on "Add Subscribed Calendar." In the Server box provided, enter or paste the URL above of the calendar
  4. Tap on the subset you want to sync to and click "Next." Change any settings you see fit before saving the calendar.
  5. You do not need a username or password.
  6. Repeat for each DC Center calendar subset address you want to sync to.
  7. Toggle your view of the subscribed calendar by opening the Calendar app and tapping "Calendars" in the upper left corner.
  8. Tap a calendar name to either display or remove calendar events.


Washington DC Center of Self-Realization Fellowship
4911 Niagara Rd., College Park, Md 20740
Phone: 301-345-4172
SRF Website www.yogananda-srf.org