All events are held at 2427 N. Murray Ave., two blocks north of North Ave. near the intersection of North and Farwell, unless otherwise noted.
Rope Made Easy with Sir Wieland
Wednesday, March 25, 8:30 pm
This entertaining, hands-on class is for those who say they can’t tie knots and that rope takes too long. Find out how easy rope can be!
We will be showing you how to tie a simple cuff (bolla bolla), a couple of arm ties, a basic chest tie, and a simple karada (body tie). With these concepts, you can be creative and develop your own ties and styles. We will talk briefly about safety, materials, and lengths, and then quickly get the rope in your hands. If you are unpartnered, we will pair people up so everyone gets a chance to tie. Tighter fitting clothing will make tying easier. If you normally wear a bra, a thinner (non underwire) bra or no bra is best for feeling the tie.
If you have your own rope, bring two 20-30 ft pieces. The instructor will also bring some rope for folks to use. After learning a few ties, you will have a better idea of the lengths you may want to have. The Tool Shed has a selection of rope for purchase.
$15 per person or $25 per couple. Register here.
Young MKE Poly Group
Wednesday, April 15, 8:00 pm
This monthly discussion group is primarily for those in their 20s and 30s who are interested in exploring polyamorous, nonmonogamous, or open relationships. Newcomers welcome. More information at www.meetup.com/Southeast-Wisconsin-Polyamory-discussion-group/. FREE.
Sex and the Subtle Body: A yoga series with Jessica Popp
Sunday, April 19, 10:00 am
*THIS IS A MORNING CLASS*
Interested in trying yoga? Curious about chakras? Wondering how a yoga practice can help improve your sex life? Join us one Sunday a month for an exploration "the subtle body," a one hour yoga and meditation session designed to help you tune into the energetic centers of the body.
In this 5 class series, we'll cover the first five chakras.
Sunday, January 18 - Come and learn how the root chakra is the foundation of mindful awareness.
Sunday, February 15 - Explore the sacral chakra and its connection to creativity and sexuality
Sunday March 15 - We will examine our relationship with the third chakra, the solar plexus, which is the center of ego, will power and self determination.
Sunday, April 19 - Tap into the heart chakra as the center of openness and emotional intimacy.
Sunday, May 17 - Explore the throat chakra and its relationship to the expression of consent and desire.
Jessica Popp is a Milwaukee area sex nerd and yoga instructor eager to make yoga more accessible to all curious seekers. Passionate about the potential of mindful awareness and yoga practice in the pursuit of health, personal power, and emotional balance, Jessica is eager to share these tools with anyone interested in just being a decent human being in a struggling world. Yoga is for every-body, and every gender. All skill levels are encouraged to join. She'll meet you right where you're at.
$12 per person, per class. Please bring a yoga mat or towel and a bottle of water. Register here.
Men Below the Belt with Rebecca Steinmetz
Friday, April 24, 8:30 pm
This class starts by exploring the male anatomy and our feelings about it. After a brief lesson on pleasure points we move on to instructions for what makes a stellar handjob and then techniques to give a mind-blowing blowjob, all without gagging or getting a sore jaw! We’ll even show you how to put a condom on without using your hands! This is a fun class that takes sexual pleasure seriously. Great for any woman who wants to be more confident in her man-pleasuring skills.
Rebecca Steinmetz has worked as adult sex educator since 2003. She has created and presented numerous workshops on everything from flirting to strap-on sex. She has presented at venues including universities such as Columbia, University of Chicago and Northwestern, Lawrence College in New York, LGBTIQ organizations, activist collectives and non-profit agencies. She has an undergraduate degree in Gender Studies from DePaul University and a MSW from the University of Chicago. Her sex ed related work has been featured in The Chicago Tribune, The Chicago Reader, TimeOut Chicago and and "Eight-Forty-Eight" on Chicago Public Radio.
$20 per person. Register here.
Charge Up Your Sex Life: Electric play for beginners with Lady Sophia
Saturday, April 25, 8:30 pm
Neon Wands, Violet Wands and TENS Units-- we've got them all at during this electrifying evening! Come and learn about safe and exciting ways to incorporate electrical stimulation into your solo or partner play. We’ll cover how to use the different types of electrical units currently on the market, pros and cons of each and give you tips on where to place electrodes on the body for maximum pleasure! And, if you like, you’ll have the opportunity to feel the tingle of a variety of electrical toys.
Lady Sophia has worked as adult sex educator since 2003. She has created and presented numerous workshops on everything from flirting to strap-on sex. She has presented at venues including universities such as Columbia, University of Chicago and Northwestern, Lawrence College in New York, LGBTIQ organizations, activist collectives and non-profit agencies. She has an undergraduate degree in Gender Studies from DePaul University and a MSW from the University of Chicago. Her sex ed related work has been featured in The Chicago Tribune, The Chicago Reader, TimeOut Chicago and "Eight-Forty-Eight" on Chicago Public Radio.
$20 per person. Register here.