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North Jersey Poly Potluck

  • Nov 24, 2013 · 4:30 PM
  • Private House

Welcome to the North Jersey Poly Potluck! 

Poly Friendly people gathering together to share food and community in Northern New Jersey.

"Relationships thrive when they are supported in a community that holds them sacred." Lisa, Event Host

What to expect: Poly friendly gathering for all ages, genders and relationship descriptions. 

This is a relaxed, casual event for experienced Poly's, newbies, curious, sexuality positive and open minded people. And anyone who enjoys community, transparent communication and intimacy.

This is come as you are space. Share what is true for you now; relate with each other, ourselves and grow a community, cultivate relationship skills and to have some light hearted fun!

The formal discussion circle starts with a topic and is open to questions and concerns after the topic discussion. Each month will have a new topic.

For the potluck, bring your favorite dish or dessert, enough for yourself and to share with 6 people. Include ingredients written on index cards for people with food allergies. This is an alcohol free event. Soft drinks will be provided by the host.

The event is Poly Family Friendly, kids are welcome and must be supervised by the adults who bring them. Teens and children are "at choice" to sit with the adults in the discussion group as long as they agree to the rules of the circle. Anyone of any age who becomes disruptive or disrespects boundaries will be asked to leave the discussion circle. Contact Lisa at [masked] for information.

This Poly Family Friendly event will be held at a private home in Bergen County (NJ). (About 20 minutes drive from the George Washington Bridge) Exact address will be emailed to people who RSVP with their contact information or via
Include the number of Adults and Ages of Children in the RSVP.

Order of Events::

4:30 to 5:30 PM:: Informal Introductions; Eat and Socialize

5:30 to 6:30 PM:: Facilitated Discussion: 

6:30 to 7:00 PM:: More Informal Socializing

7:00 to 7:30 PM:: Clean up and Good-Byes 'Til Next Time

Contact Lisa at [masked] for information.

Who are the Event Hosts?

Lisa Sandhusen

Lisa Sandhusen is a Conscious Parenting Peer Educator, Post Partum Doula, Peaceful Birth Advocate, Poly Activist, Transformational Coach, Sexuality and Relationship Educator and Bellydancer. She brings her 15 years of experience as a Parent of two active children who have put her through the paces of 'parenting differently'.
Her warm and casual presentation style is comfortable and puts everyone at instant ease. Her natural and intuitive leadership inspires truly meaningful conversations that enable people to explore the depth of their emotions in a light and playful atmosphere.
Contact Lisa for Conscious Conception Coaching, Post Partum Doula Services and/or Personal Coaching at [masked] or call[masked] (mobile)

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  • Josh

    Such a great time! Sucks that we only have these once a month. Lisa & Alex, thank you guys so much for organizing and planning these events. Thanks also to you both and Julio for bringing zegg (hope that's it, i googled it first) to our group, definitely feel privileged to be able to use it for communicating. Ok, thank you :)

    1 · November 24, 2013

  • Josh

    On my way 40 min away

    November 24, 2013

  • Alpha T.

    The address for the meeting has been emailed to all attendees who RSVPd. If you have not received it, please check your Junk box, or email me [masked]

    November 24, 2013

  • Alpha T.

    As the meeting date approaches, please take a moment to update your RSVPs so we get an accurate count

    The theme for the meeting is Thankfulness (in keeping up with the holidays!). How do you express appreciation? What do you appreciate the most?

    Hope to see you all!

    November 21, 2013

  • Josh

    Was so wonderful to meet everyone at the last potluck and to be reunited with some familiar faces. So excited to get everybody together as we enter the busier holiday season. Thank you again for opening your house for these meetings. PS - we miss you! Hope Florida was wonderful!

    1 · October 31, 2013

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