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North Jersey Poly Potluck

  • Feb 23, 2014 · 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!

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.*

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 YES with their contact information or via Meetup.com. 
Include the number of Adults and Ages of Children in the RSVP.

Order of Events::

4:30 to 5:00 PM:: Informal Introductions; Eat and Socialize 

5:00 to 5:15 PM:: Ice Breakers

5:15 to 6:30 PM:: Facilitated Discussion: New Topics Each Month

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

7:30 to 8:00 PM:: Clean up and Good-Byes 'Til Next Time

Contact Lisa at [masked] for information.

Who are the Event Hosts?

Lisa Sandhusen & Alex

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)

*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.

 

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  • Charlotte

    Sorry I missed it, glad Lance was able to go. It was a lost weekend for me.

    March 2, 2014

  • FWM

    one more FANTASTIC meeting

    1 · February 23, 2014

  • Josh

    Unfortunately dinner got moved up, grandma can't do 7. I miss everyone and hope to see you all soon :)

    1 · February 23, 2014

  • Josh

    I will be there but will have to leave at 630 to go to dinner with family

    1 · February 22, 2014

  • Alpha T.

    Address and Instructions have been emailed. Please check your Junk box if you don't see them

    1 · February 22, 2014

  • Alpha T.

    Unfortunately looks like we are not making it... Have an exciting news - moving to the new house next week. Drawback - still have tons to pack...

    February 22, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Planning to be there, this time with my lady on Sunday. Her fist time. And Lisa, thank you and your family for graciously opening up you're home to our community and offering us such a comfortable place to meet, engaging in discussion and learn more about this shared path less taken in life. As a side note, wondering if others in our group will be heading out to Wicked Faire on Saturday. We will be going (our first time) and it's always nice to connect with others and enjoy a fun outing together. J & J

    1 · February 21, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Is there anyone driving from Jersey city or will pass there and will be able to give me a ride? I am not driving so it is kinda far

    February 20, 2014

  • Charlotte

    80% chance we'll be there, depending on the bronchitis situation

    February 19, 2014

    • Lisa Myla S.

      Bronchitis situation…hmm doesn't sound good! Be well. I'll hold the intention with you that you will be joining us.

      February 20, 2014

  • FWM

    unless if I get a photo job for that time of day

    February 17, 2014

  • John S.

    ... French macaroons coming up...

    1 · February 11, 2014

  • Lisa Myla S.

    Hello February Topic is;
    What has discovering/exploring Polyamory brought to your life?

    1 · February 10, 2014

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