May
1
to Jan 1

SEXTALK / Sex Workshop Series for Adults:

BRILLIANT GUEST SPEAKERS FUNDRAISE FOR WISEBODIES

WISEBODIES WELCOMES 2018 WITH OUR PARTICULAR WAY OF FIGHTING BACK AGAINST ANTI-SEXUALITY OPPRESSION: WE’RE HOSTING AN EDUCATIONAL SERIES FOR ADULTS CALLED SEXTALK, WITH ALL FUNDS RAISED GOING TO SUPPORT WISEBODIES, HOME TO REAL SEX EDUCATION.

FOR SEVERAL MONTHS THIS SPRING, SUMMER, AND FALL, WISEBODIES WILL HOST GUEST SPEAKERS TALKING ABOUT SEX.

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Nov
15
7:00 PM19:00

SEX TOYS

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Thursday, November 15th, 2018 7:00 - 9:00pm

$30.00 with sliding scale

876 Columbia Street, Hudson, New York

LAURA MARIE RUOCCO believes that demystifying topics of sex, bodies, gender and desire can be a powerful tool for personal and societal change.

Register online or for your questions email Isa Coffey, Director at Wisebodies, at wisebodies@wisebodies.org.

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Oct
18
7:00 PM19:00

OCTOBER 2018: Radial Diamond Kinetics: Sensual Bodies

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Thursday October 18th, 7 - 9pm, at River Pilates in Hudson.

Join remarkable teacher/mover/dancer Hana van der Kolk,
for Radial Diamond Kinetics: Sensual Bodies

This workshop, which is a fundraiser for WiseBodies,
is open to non-dancers and dancers alike (we're all dancers),
so come be present with us.

Suggested donation starts at $30.

Register online or for your questions, email Isa at wisebodies@wisebodies.org.

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SEPTEMBER 2018: SACRED RECIPROCITY with Rose Fleurant and Blache Marie
Sep
20
7:00 PM19:00

SEPTEMBER 2018: SACRED RECIPROCITY with Rose Fleurant and Blache Marie

Thursday, September 20th, 2018
7:00 - 9:00pm
876 Columbia Street, Hudson, New York
$50.00 sliding scale
All proceeds go to WiseBodies, a non-profit organization

A two-person dialogue about communication before and during sex and intimate exchanges. Conversation may include polyamory, ACES spectrum, labels, harmful voices, shapeshifters, and asking questions. 

Contact Isa Cofey, Director,
wisebodies@wisebodies.org to register.

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Aug
16
7:00 PM19:00

Adult Series (Part III): Sew Cloth Menstrual Pads For Our Community!

June 21st, July 19th, and August 16th
7:00 - 9:00pm
53 Austerlitz Street, Chatham, NY
$50.00 - $5.00 sliding scale
All proceeds go to WiseBodies, a non-profit organization


Join us for an enjoyable 3 evenings learning how to sew cloth
menstrual pads. We’ll sew pads to add to the free menstrual kits
WiseBodies offers youth organizations in Columbia County.
We’ll talk about cycling, menstruation, and herbal support while
we cut and sew. Sewing materials provided, but bring a surger
if you have one! Help provide beautiful, healthy cloth pads
for free for our young people.
Contact Isa Coffey, Director,
wisebodies@wisebodies.org to register.

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Jul
19
7:00 PM19:00

Adult Series (Part II): Sew Cloth Menstrual Pads for Our Community!

June 21st, July 19th, and August 16th
7:00 - 9:00pm
53 Austerlitz Street, Chatham, NY
$50.00 - $5.00 sliding scale
All proceeds go to WiseBodies, a non-profit organization


Join us for an enjoyable 3 evenings learning how to sew cloth
menstrual pads. We’ll sew pads to add to the free menstrual kits
WiseBodies offers youth organizations in Columbia County.
We’ll talk about cycling, menstruation, and herbal support while
we cut and sew. Sewing materials provided, but bring a surger
if you have one! Help provide beautiful, healthy cloth pads
for free for our young people.
Contact Isa Coffey, Director,
wisebodies@wisebodies.org to register.

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Jun
21
7:00 PM19:00

Adult Series (Part I): Sew Cloth Menstrual Pads for Our Community!

 

June 21st, July 19th, and August 16th
7:00 - 9:00pm
53 Austerlitz Street, Chatham, NY
$50.00 - $5.00 sliding scale
All proceeds go to WiseBodies, a non-profit organization


Join us for an enjoyable 3 evenings learning how to sew cloth
menstrual pads. We’ll sew pads to add to the free menstrual kits
WiseBodies offers youth organizations in Columbia County.
We’ll talk about cycling, menstruation, and herbal support while
we cut and sew. Sewing materials provided, but bring a surger
if you have one! Help provide beautiful, healthy cloth pads
for free for our young people.
Contact Isa Coffey, Director,
wisebodies@wisebodies.org to register.

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May
31
7:00 PM19:00

MAY 2018: THE CLITORAL TRUTH WITH REBECCA CHALKER

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Rebecca Chalker, internationally renowned
women’s health author and educator, will talk about the clitoris and her book The Clitoral Truth, about Pleasure, Orgasm, Female Ejaculation, the G spot, and Masturbation. Books available for purchase and signing

Thursday, May 31st, 2018
7:00 - 9:00pm
442 Warren Street, Hudson, New York
$50.00 - $5.00 sliding scale 

All proceeds go to support the critical work of WiseBodies, a non-profit organization

Contact Isa Coffey, Director,
wisebodies@wisebodies.org to register. 

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Apr
19
7:00 PM19:00

APRIL 2018: APHRODISIAC HERBS WITH ISA COFFEY

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WE'LL TALK ABOUT APHRODISIAC HERBS AND MAKE AN APHRODISIAC ELIXIR TO TAKE HOME.  

WE'LL BE VERY WARM AND COZY. 

THIS IS AN EVENING OF JOYFUL EMPOWERMENT.

THURSDAY APRIL 19TH, 2018  7:00 - 9:00PM

442 WARREN STREET, HUDSON, NEW YORK    $50.00-$5.00 SLIDING SCALE

Isa Coffey, RN, is founder and director of WiseBodies, and has taught joyful, whole sexuality in public and private schools, clinics, community centers, colleges, and homes for 40 years. 

To register: Contact Isa Coffey at wisebodies@wisebodies.org, or pay online with paypal.

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Jun
17
7:00 PM19:00

JULY 2017: BEYOND THE GENDER BINARY WITH CHAR CARROLL

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JOIN US FOR AN INTERACTIVE PRESENTATION OF ONE PERSON'S JOURNEY THROUGH THE CONFUSION OF GENDER ROLES/EXPECTATIONS AND THE GENDER CUBE MODEL S/HE DEVELOPED.

FRIDAY, MAY 19, 2017 7:00 - 9:30PM

HUDSON LODGE, HUDSON, NEW YORK      $40.00

Char Carroll is an Inter-Faith Minister and counselor who has worked with disenfranchised youth and adults in prisons, homeless shelters, mental health agencies, nursing homes, foster care, substance abuse programs and non-violence training workshops.

To register: Contact Isa Coffey at wisebodies@wisebodies.org, or pay online with paypal.

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May
19
7:00 PM19:00

MAY 2017: THE CLITORAL TRUTH WITH REBECCA CHALKER

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THIS PRESENTATION EXPLORES THE REMARKABLE ANATOMY OF THE CLITORIS; HOW ORGASMS OCCUR, AND WHY THE OFTEN DON'T; WHERE FEMALE EJACULATE IS CREATED, AND THE TRUTH BEHIND THE G SPOT. 

FRIDAY, MAY 19, 2017 7:00 - 9:30PM

HUDSON, NEW YORK      $40.00

May has world-renowned Rebecca Chalker joining us, to guide us through a deep understanding of the clitoris! Join us for a festive party atmosphere, with finger food prepared by Chelsea Snider and local hard cider crafted by Zane Coffey. We'll celebrate this WiseBodies-supporting, community-building, completely enjoyable evening at Tom Taylor's delightfully extravagant venue at 601 Union Street.  

Rebecca Chalker has a Ph.D. in Sexology, is a Certified Sex Advisor, and teaches “A Cultural History of Sexualities,” at Pace University in New York City.  Her book, The Clitoral Truth, is printed in English, Portuguese, Turkish, and German editions, and was highlighted on “Sex and the City”, September 7, 2004.  She has presented at numerous American and international sexology conferences and her articles have appeared on dodsonandross.com, Alternet, RH Reality Check, in On Our Backs, Ms., The Village Voice, and On the Issues, as well as in peer-reviewed medical journals. 

To register: Contact Isa Coffey at wisebodies@wisebodies.org, or pay online with paypal

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Apr
21
7:00 PM19:00

APRIL 2017: MINDFUL SEX WITH CHRIS MAXWELL ROSE

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JOIN US TO EXPLORE HOW AND WHY TO PRACTICE MINDFUL SEX (WITH OR WITHOUT A PARTNER!) DISCOVER HOW MINDFULNESS CAN BRING YOU MORE PLEASURE, EMOTIONAL CONNECTION AND EVEN PROPEL YOU TO EROTIC TRANCE STATES. 

FRIDAY, APRIL 21, 2017 7:00 - 9:30PM

HUDSON, NEW YORK      $40.00

April has our own Chris Maxwell Rose of the Pleasure Mechanics speaking on Mindful Sex.  Come join us for this a festive party atmosphere, with finger food prepared by Nicole LoBue and local hard cider crafted by Zane Coffey.  We'll celebrate this community-building, completely enjoyable evening at Tom Taylor's delightfully extravagant venue on Union Street.  Address provided on registration.  Pre-registration required!

Chris Maxwell Rose offers practical and soulful sex education at PleasureMechanics.com. As an abuse survivor, busy mom and someone with chronic pain, Chris knows that sexual fulfillment isn't always simple. But it is possible, and she's ready to show you how. 

To register: Contact Isa Coffey at wisebodies@wisebodies.org, or pay online with paypal.

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Jan
28
7:00 PM19:00

JANUARY 2017: SEX TOYS WITH LAURA MARIE RUOCCO

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WISEBODIES IS EXCITED TO WELCOME SEX TOY EXPERT LAURA MARIE RUOCCO FOR THE FIRST IN A SERIES OF MONTHLY SEX WORKSHOPS THAT WILL HELP GUIDE US THROUGH THE FIRST YEAR OF THE NEW ADMINISTRATION.  LET'S CALL THIS A REVOLUTIONARY ACT.

 

SATURDAY, JANUARY 28TH, 2017 7:00 - 9:30PM

CHATHAM, NEW YORK      $40.00

Laura, long-time sex toy aficionado, will introduce us to a range of sex toys that offer the possibility of increased orgasmic ease and fluidity, deepened self and/or partnered pleasure, and an expanded range of sexual possibility.  Laura will make all this easy and fun, offer personal suggestions, and give us ideas for where best to purchase products. Join us for this friendly, community-building, completely enjoyable evening. 

About Laura: Laura Marie Ruocco believes that demystifying topics of sex, bodies, gender and desire can be a powerful tool for personal and societal change.

Contact Isa Coffey, Director at WiseBodies to register: wisebodies@wisebodies.org

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