Queer Cuddle Party + Consent Workshop

Date & Time

327 days ago




Please join us for our QUEER CUDDLE PARTY & CONSENT WORKSHOP in Brooklyn! Have you heard about Cuddle Party and are curious to see what it's all about? You won't know until you try it! You're invited to an afternoon of platonic connection where you will have the opportunity to -    Practice saying YES and NO   Learn how to communicate your boundaries  Practice rejection  Learn what kinds of touch you enjoy  Practice asking for what you want  Learn & practice consent  Be in a space where tears and laughter are both welcome Join in community & connection  Cuddlist (therapeutic touch practitioner) & official Cuddle Party Facilitator, Brianna "B" Quijada, will lead the first hour of the event with a workshop on what consent and boundaries look like at a Cuddle Party. Once the workshop is over it is now your opportunity to explore and experiment with different types of touch & connection. This could look like hugging and it could also be simply sitting with one another and having a conversation. The possibilities are infinite! Please visit CuddleParty.com for more information. Doors open at 2pm and close at 2:30pm. The consent workshop begins at 2:30 and everyone must be present for the entire workshop in order to participate.

FAQ Who is invited? This event is for Queer and Trans folx. Please email me with any questions, cuddlebrianna@gmail.com. Where is the Cuddle Party? Located at Peace Place Brooklyn (Instagram: @peaceplacebrooklyn) in Bed Stuy off Atlantic Avenue and Kingston Avenue. Close to the C train at Kingston/Throop. Exact location is emailed 24 hours before event with ticket purchase.  What do I wear? Think comfy, cozy pajama wear. Sweat pants, work out pants, T-shirt, gym shorts (No short-shorts. They must fall at least to mid-thigh), or your favorite onesie! Please be scent-free.  Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event? Must be 18 years of age to attend.  What can I bring into the event? Please bring a reusable water bottle…and open heart! :) What is the refund policy? Full refund is granted with at least 24 hours cancellation. Please note - if you attend the Cuddle Party and stay for the Welcome Circle (the first hour of the event) you can decide to leave before the cuddling begins with a full refund.  How can I contact the organizer with any questions? cuddlebrianna@gmail.com

Cuddle Party Rules: *Please arrive on time. You must be present for the Welcome Circle to participate in the event.  1 Pajamas stay on the whole time. 2 You don't have to cuddle anyone at a Cuddle Party, EVER.  3 You MUST ask permission and receive a verbal YES before you touch anyone. (Be as specific in your request as possible.) 4 If you are a yes, say YES. If you are a no, say NO. 5 If you are a maybe, say NO, 6 You are encouraged to change your mind. 7 Respect your relationship agreements and communicate with your partner. 8 Get a facilitator if you have a question, concern, or need assistance. 9 Tears and laughter are both welcome.  10 Respect people's privacy when sharing about Cuddle Party. 11 Keep the cuddle space tidy.

If you are interested in attending and can't due to financial circumstances, please email me cuddlebrianna@gmail.com  Are you interested in becoming a therapeutic touch practitioner? Visit www.Cuddlist.com

tags: connection, community, consent, queer, empowering