Kinky and Curious: Navigating Play and the BDSM Lifestyle

Tuesday Feb 25, 2020

112 Morningside Dr NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
US

Phone: 265-5815
Website: Click to Visit

Cost:

$15-$20

Ages:

18+

Contact:

Hunter

Phone: 505 265 5815
Website: Click to Visit

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Explore what is expected of a new person entering the scene, all the need-to-know information, motivations behind play, safety and more.

 If you're curious about the kink & BDSM (Bondage & Discipline/Dominance & Submission/Sadism & Masochism) lifestyle, but still have questions, or have a partner who is new to the lifestyle, this is the class for you.

It's normal for people to have lots of questions and even some concerns about how to act, what events to go to and how to find play partners. This class will address those concerns and more. We'll also talk about safety, what differentiates BDsM from abuse and the wonderful world of kink gear and toys.

This class is for people of all genders, orientations & experience levels. Even if you're not kinky yourself, but have questions about why people are, this class is for you!

Accessibility info: Self Serve's entrance & bathroom are accessible. Please refrain from wearing heavily scented products. Email info@selfservetoys.com if you would like an ASL interpreter and we can try to arrange it.

This class will be taught by Charles and Hunter. Hunter Riley (she/her) is the director of education and outreach at Self Serve, a sex educator, speaker and general nerd. She helps adults of all genders find their voice and comfort level around conversations about sex and sexuality. After earning degrees in psychology, Spanish and journalism, she moved on to teaching classes in English and Spanish about communication, safer sex, consent, pleasure, sex toys, oral sex, kink, non-monogamy, birth control and more! She has authored several sex columns for newspapers and online media outlets in New Mexico including the Daily Lobo, the Santa Fe Reporter and Albuquerque Free Press. She has partnered with organizations like Planned Parenthood, the University of New Mexico, UNM Hospital, Enlace Comunitario, Santa Fe Care Center and more. Charles (he/him) has been actively involved in the kink scene for over 5 years. He has been involved as a mentee. They both has been volunteers and organizers for various organizations including NM:TNG and ABQ KIS (abqkis.com).