• Skill & Chill Tuesdays

    Skilled Not Ill @ WeWork Coworking Space

    Welcome! Come talk about mental health without feeling bummed out. Hang out in a light-hearted, upbeat atmosphere. Learn skills and take resources home with you. Meet new people with open minds and interesting stories, just like you. That's what we do each week at Skill & Chill! Designed to accommodate busy schedules, this ongoing series of 1-hour micro-workshops highlights simple, effective strategies that can be incorporated into any individual's mental health management routine -- whatever that may be. Meeting times: Tuesdays & Wednesdays 5:30-6:30 PM Thursdays 7:00-8:00 PM See information for newcomers below. ---- Event format: 1. Introductions & rapid icebreaker round 2. Whiteboard warm-up question & discussion 3. Skill Talk: deep dive into the skill of the day 4. Activity/game to help reinforce the skill 5. Wrap up: questions, skill handouts, announcements Pricing: 1. New? The first 2 events are on us. You can RSVP for free and without pressure. We have over 24 hours' worth of events each month to choose from. 2. Returning? Purchase a Guest Pass ($10 each, sold in a pack) or sign up for an Unlimited Membership ($40/month). You can do this online or in person at this event. 3. If you want to see more details about us, our pricing, or the types of events that we host for you each month, you can go to https://skillednotill.com/events Who should attend: Everyone! Even if you don't have a mental illness diagnosis but you want to learn better ways to deal with a difficult person at work, slight social anxiety, procrastination, or some other scenario, you're welcome to join us. We'll keep things relatively "light," collaborative, informative, relaxed, and enjoyable. Late Cancellations: If you're not able to join us, kindly update your RSVP status at least 8 hours in advance to allow other friends to join. We value having you in the room with us and want to give others a fair chance to attend if you cannot. Questions? Feel free to browse http://www.skillednotill.com/faq or email [masked]

  • rePurpose: A D.I.Y. Craft Workshop - Wildcard Tuesdays at Skilled Not Ill

    Skilled Not Ill @ WeWork Coworking Space

    Fact: Helping the planet makes you cooler! rePurpose: A D.I.Y. Craft Workshop Available 2/26 and on 2/28 Join us at rePurpose: Craft Workshop to Redefine What's Left Behind! Community member and globe-trotting craft genius Greta Shanley leads the room in a hands-on craft-making session. Learn how to make macrame-style wall art while being kind to our planet at the same time. This unique piece of art can be made from re-purposed materials found at home! What's a Wildcard Night you ask? Forget the bars! Shake things up each week with a chance to take part in a refreshingly positive, super interesting 60-minute "wildcard activity" and meet new people. We invite you to join us for this rare and unique opportunity in a small-group setting. Newcomers get in for free! See information for newcomers below. ---- Pricing: 1. New to Skilled Not Ill? The first 2 events are on us. You can RSVP for free and without pressure. We have over 24 hours' worth of events each month to choose from. 2. Returning? Purchase a Guest Pass ($10 each, sold in a pack) or sign up for an Unlimited Membership ($40/month). You can do this online or in person at this event. 3. If you want to see more details about us, our pricing, or the types of events that we host for you each month, you can go to https://skillednotill.com/events Late Cancellations: If you're not able to join us, kindly update your RSVP status at least 8 hours in advance to allow other friends to join. We value having you in the room with us and want to give others a fair chance to attend if you cannot. Questions? Feel free to email [masked]

  • rePurpose: A D.I.Y. Craft Workshop - Wildcard Tuesdays at Skilled Not Ill

    Skilled Not Ill @ WeWork Coworking Space

    Fact: Helping the planet makes you cooler! rePurpose: A D.I.Y. Craft Workshop Available 2/26 and on 2/28 Join us at rePurpose: Craft Workshop to Redefine What's Left Behind! Community member and globe-trotting craft genius Greta Shanley leads the room in a hands-on craft-making session. Learn how to make macrame-style wall art while being kind to our planet at the same time. This unique piece of art can be made from re-purposed materials found at home! What's a Wildcard Night you ask? Forget the bars! Shake things up each week with a chance to take part in a refreshingly positive, super interesting 60-minute "wildcard activity" and meet new people. We invite you to join us for this rare and unique opportunity in a small-group setting. Newcomers get in for free! See information for newcomers below. ---- Pricing: 1. New to Skilled Not Ill? The first 2 events are on us. You can RSVP for free and without pressure. We have over 24 hours' worth of events each month to choose from. 2. Returning? Purchase a Guest Pass ($10 each, sold in a pack) or sign up for an Unlimited Membership ($40/month). You can do this online or in person at this event. 3. If you want to see more details about us, our pricing, or the types of events that we host for you each month, you can go to https://skillednotill.com/events Late Cancellations: If you're not able to join us, kindly update your RSVP status at least 8 hours in advance to allow other friends to join. We value having you in the room with us and want to give others a fair chance to attend if you cannot. Questions? Feel free to email [masked]

  • Skill & Chill Thursdays

    Skilled Not Ill @ WeWork Coworking Space

    Welcome! Come talk about mental health without feeling bummed out. Hang out in a light-hearted, upbeat atmosphere. Learn skills and take resources home with you. Meet new people with open minds and interesting stories, just like you. That's what we do each week at Skill & Chill! Designed to accommodate busy schedules, this ongoing series of 1-hour micro-workshops highlights simple, effective strategies that can be incorporated into any individual's mental health management routine -- whatever that may be. Meeting times: Tuesdays & Wednesdays 5:30-6:30 PM Thursdays 7:00-8:00 PM See information for newcomers below. ---- Event format: 1. Introductions & rapid icebreaker round 2. Whiteboard warm-up question & discussion 3. Skill Talk: deep dive into the skill of the day 4. Activity/game to help reinforce the skill 5. Wrap up: questions, skill handouts, announcements Pricing: 1. New? The first 2 events are on us. You can RSVP for free and without pressure. We have over 24 hours' worth of events each month to choose from. 2. Returning? Purchase a Guest Pass ($10 each, sold in a pack) or sign up for an Unlimited Membership ($40/month). You can do this online or in person at this event. 3. If you want to see more details about us, our pricing, or the types of events that we host for you each month, you can go to https://skillednotill.com/events Who should attend: Everyone! Even if you don't have a mental illness diagnosis but you want to learn better ways to deal with a difficult person at work, slight social anxiety, procrastination, or some other scenario, you're welcome to join us. We'll keep things relatively "light," collaborative, informative, relaxed, and enjoyable. Late Cancellations: If you're not able to join us, kindly update your RSVP status at least 8 hours in advance to allow other friends to join. We value having you in the room with us and want to give others a fair chance to attend if you cannot. Questions? Feel free to browse http://www.skillednotill.com/faq or email [masked]

  • U.S. Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Adult Training Course & Certification

    Skilled Not Ill @ WeWork Coworking Space

    ***Update/good news: This training is open to everyone! You do not have to be a Philadelphia resident!*** MHFA Adult Training & Certification @ WeWork Saturday, March 2 | 9:30 am - 5:30 pm Skilled Not Ill exclusive: The City of Philadelphia's Malik Gray will be facilitating a private U.S. Mental Health First Aid training session at our 16th & Market location inside WeWork on the 19th floor, in the Boardroom. Everyone will receive certification upon completion of the all-day seminar. Learn life-saving skills such as how to approach and assist someone on the street who is having a panic attack. Everyone should take this course! Breakfast & lunch will be provided. Cost: Free for everyone, RSVP required. You do not have to be a member of Skilled Not Ill to attend! Bringing friends along is encouraged! Make sure you include them in your guest count. Can't make it to this one? Find other training dates & locations: https://www.healthymindsphilly.org/en/mhfa/ Questions? Feel free to post them in the comments or email us at [masked]

  • SPECIAL EVENT: Networking With Nice People!

    Skilled Not Ill @ MakeOffices Coworking Space

    $10.00

    Back by popular demand & better than before, it's the Networking With Nice People Event! $10 in advance (on sale now) $15 at the door Just like last time: - Showcase your stuff or just come out and socialize! - Enjoy delightful desserts from Philly's best baker, Sam Lardi. - Sip on craft "mocktails" (or beers on tap, but that's boring). - Healthy & unhealthy snacks will be provided. Awesome Auction (NEW): - Community members auction off their skills (services) to raise funds for Skilled Not Ill's spring projects so that we can bring joy to more people. - People offering up their services for auction so far include: -- Personal trainer -- Teacher who can tutor (math & literacy, K-5) -- Life coach -- Entrepreneur who can offer business advice -- Someone who is good at organizing (your closet/room/kitchen) -- More are being added. Email us to join the list! Table Rentals (NEW): - You're welcome to bring business cards & flyers to pass around. - Spend just $25 to reserve your own table to show off/sell your products/services. - Email us to ask questions and reserve your table! About us: Skilled Not Ill is a social club helping people achieve and maintain mental toughness in a fun, lighthearted way through workshops & interactive events. With all the monthly mental exercises we offer, Skilled Not Ill is like a gym for your brain, and instead of abs and traps, our members build up self-confidence, self-control, and self-worth. The most productive thing you can do today is make an investment in yourself. Join us today. http://www.skillednotill.com Questions? Feel free to post comments below or email [masked]