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Apr 29 2015

May Workshops on the Upper East Side

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by Kate M.

Get ready for a summer of love at our free May workshops!

Sex-after-FiftyLet’s Talk about Senior Sex with Joan Price
Sunday, May 3rd @ 6-8pm – FREE!

Yes, sex after 50, 60, 70 and beyond has its challenges, but it can also be hot and joyful. Joan Price, senior sex expert and author of the new Ultimate Guide to Sex After 50: How to Maintain – or Regain! – a Spicy, Satisfying Sex Life, will answer your questions and address your concerns. Take home new tools, techniques, and attitudes to help you experience sizzling and satisfying sex –with or without a partner! If you are over 50–or you plan to be–here’s what you want to know. All genders & orientations welcome.

G-Spot and Female Ejaculation with Charlie
Wednesday, May 6th @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Looking for an all-over orgasm? Seeking the ever-elusive female ejaculation? This class will provide you with tips and techniques to expand your orgasm, both with your partner and on your own. For years the existence of the G-spot has been rejected while some have hailed it as the ultimate pleasure center; come find out what the buzz is about! Open to all genders and orientations.

peggingBend Over Buddy: Anal Pleasure for Him with Carly
Wednesday, May 13th @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Is your bedroom buddy just begging for some anal attention? In this workshop, we’ll teach you how to get your guy on-board for some ass loving. If you don’t know how to approach the subject (or their sphincter), we’ll give you tips on communication, the pleasures of perineum and prostate play, strap-on sex, anal sex safety, and the best toys and tricks to arouse him anally. This class will focus on bending over your boyfriend, but all genders and orientations are welcome.

Suck it, Lick it, Love it with Phillip & Molly-Iris
Wednesday, May 20th @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Our Sex Specialists share tips and tricks to get you in the spirit of giving and receiving amazing oral sex. We’ll cover anatomy basics, giving mind-blowing blow-jobs, eating pussy like a pro, lending your mouth a hand (literally) to please your partner, and the best toys to accessorize your licks, sucks, and squeezes.

Expanding Your Repertoire: Roleplay 201 with Victor
Wednesday, May 27th @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Interested in expanding your roleplaying skills and thinking up some great new scenes? Roleplay 201 will introduce intermediate and advanced roleplay techniques including how to develop an ongoing roleplay, how to define the boundaries of a fantasy based relationship, and how to incorporate power exchange into your scenes. Though this is a 201 level class, beginners are welcome to attend.

Apr 29 2015

May Workshops in Chicago

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by Kate M.

Get kinky, play solo, and give some head this spring, with skills you pick up at our free workshops!

role play 5Role Play with Antoinette
Wednesday, May 6th @ 8-10 PM  FREE!

Want to play doctor and patient? Or master and servant? Learn how to craft exciting and fun roleplay scenarios. We’ll cover the basics of safe, sane and consensual fantasy fulfillment, including negotiation, costumes, games, props and more.

Solo Sexuality  with Ash
Wednesday, May 13th  @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Most people use the term “sex” to describe something that happens between at least two people, but what about the onesome? This class will discuss getting off individually, for anyone who’s interested. How do we set aside distractions, create elements of tension and intimacy, give ourselves permission to breathe and maybe make noise? How can we expand the ways we can give ourselves pleasure? Whether you’re making love to yourself or furiously jerking off (or both!), pick up some tricks with Ash.

Twisted Knitters Knitting Night with Sex Geekdom Chicago
Tuesday, May 19th @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Come out and play with yarn and enjoy yummy snacks and great conversation with the folks from both The Pleasure Chest and Sex Geekdom Chicago!

getting cockyHead of the Class with Louie
Wednesday, May 20th @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Want to give an even better blowjob? Let our Sex Specialists show you some new tricks and techniques. Learn how to find the perfect grip and mouth movement. Discover how to use your whole body to go the distance. Find new ways to tailor your blowjob to your specific partner. This class is for anyone who feels confident in giving head, but wants to take their skills to the next level.

Flogging 101 with Ash
Wednesday, May 27th  @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Want to woo your partner with the massaging thud or the invigorating sting of a flogger? In this workshop, Ash will cover everything you need to get started, including negotiation, types of floggers from gentle to intense, different ways to use floggers to create a wide range of sensations, and how to pick the right tools for your scene.

Apr 14 2015

April in L.A. — Free Workshops

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by Kate M.

From ass play workshops to laughing your ass off, there’s plenty to do at The Pleasure Chest this month!

performance anxiety flyer April14thPerformance Anxiety Fourth Anniversary Show
Tuesday, April 14th @ 8-10pm

Join us on Tuesday, April 14th at 8pm for a special four year anniversary edition of Performance Anxiety, the comedy night hosted by Eli Olsberg and Libby Thomas at our West Hollywood store. For just $7, you get free beer, 15% off your purchases and an evening with some of the best comics working today. This time, the free beer will be fancier, the special guests will be extra special, and we’ll be giving away some (sexy) prizes.

peggingBend Over Buddy with Kate & Larkin
Wednesday, April 15th @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Is your bedroom buddy just begging for a pegging? In this workshop, we’ll teach you how to get strapped on and warmed up for some ass loving. If you don’t know how to approach the subject (or their sphincter), we’ll give you tips on communication, the pleasures of perineum and prostate play, strap-on sex, anal sex safety, and the best toys and tricks to arouse him anally. This class will focus on bending over your boyfriend, but all genders and orientations are welcome.

Opening Up Your Relationship with Dr. Erica Marchand
Sunday, April 19th @ 6-8pm – FREE!

Thinking about trying an open relationship? Dr. Erica Marchand will fill you in on essential tools, skills, and resources for making it work. She’ll take you through the necessary conversations with your partner, from broaching the subject of opening up, to terms you might use to describe your relationship (“poly”? “swinging”?), to what you should both decide before you date anyone else. You’ll learn essential emotional intelligence skills, self-care tips for coping with jealousy and insecurity, and resources for making opening up a positive and fun experience.

JimmyJane Presents Earth-Safe Sexy
Wednesday, April 22nd @ 7-10pm – FREE!

squilliciotti 025Did the Earth just move? Join us for an evening of eco-friendly tips for amazing sex, complimentary, locally-sourced, organic snacks from Wide Eyes, Open Palms and a selection of craft beer and sustainable wines, as well as a free Earth Day workshop. All evening, Jimmyjane will be on hand with an array of their versatile, powerful, and environmentally-responsible vibrators. At 8pm, our very own Sarah and Mary will be teaching Ultimate O: Expanding Your Orgasm Responsibly. We’re all making better decisions to do better by our bodies and the planet, and this class will address the same considerations, which can now be applied to our sex lives. Sex should be naughty, but in a decidedly natural way. Our sex specialists will cover our favorite tips and techniques for stronger, fuller orgasms, as well as recommending a variety of body-safe and eco-friendly products. Plus, Jimmyjane will make a donation to Tree People to plant a tree for everyone in attendance at the workshop!

i like dykesDyke Day LA Party & Fundraiser
Thursday, April 23rd @ 7-10pm – FREE!

Join us for a night of super queer fun(draising)! Get inspired by queer erotic readings, visit the spanking station, enjoy complimentary snacks and beverages, enter to win exciting raffle prizes, and mingle with the folks behind the city’s only free Pride event! 15% of all sales during the fundraiser will be donated to Dyke Day LA.

Spank Someone Happy with Koko & Chris
Wednesday, April 29th @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Looking to make your sex a little naughty? Let our Sex Specialists bring you into the wonderful world of erotic spanking and roleplay. We’ll show you how to combine spanking with sex in a fun and consensual way. This workshop is perfect if you’re feeling curious, need help getting started, or just want to fine-tune your technique.

Mar 20 2015

Free Chicago Workshops

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by Kate M.

Spring got sprung; you can too. Join us for a free workshop and get 15% off your purchases!

sarah sloane 1Prostate Pleasure with Sarah Sloane
Wednesday, March 25th @ 8-10pm – Free

If you haven’t thought about your prostate, you’re behind the times! Unofficially known as the male G-Spot, the prostate can actually be central to orgasm & can provide amazing pleasure, either solo or with a partner. Our Sex Specialists will explain the role of the prostate, both physically & sexually, and offer tips and techniques to bring out the best in your bottom!

Ultimate O for Her  with Antoinette
Wednesday, April 1st  @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Maybe you’ve never had one, maybe you have but you’re still not sure what all the fuss is about, or maybe you’re an orgasm overachiever with an unquenchable thirst for knowledge. Whatever your reason for taking this class, you’ll learn all about anatomy, techniques for coming with a partner or solo, how masturbation can help you expand your orgasm, G-spot orgasms, anal orgasms, and, of course, our Sex Specialists’ favorite tips and toys. Although this classes focuses on people with vulvas, all genders and orientations are welcome.

blow jobs 3Ultimate O for Him with Louie
Wednesday, April 8th  @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Want to blow his mind? In this class, you’ll learn the basics of men’s anatomy, while exploring the physical and psychological patterns of male arousal. Discover how to expand his pleasure through breathwork and other techniques and learn about the different types of orgasm (penile, prostate, energetic, etc.) This workshop is open to all genders and orientations, but will focus on male-bodied people and their partners.

Electrosex  with Ash
Wednesday, April 15th  @ 8-10pm – FREE!

It’s true, some people love getting a charge with their sex! Electro-play offers a world of new sensations to enjoy, and in this workshop our Sex Specialists will show you how to make it safe and pleasurable. Learn about everything from external electrostatic tickles to internal electro-stimulation. Whether you’re cautiously curious or totally excited about electric sex, this class is perfect for you.

Twisted Knitters Knitting Night with Sex Geekdom Chicago
Tuesday, April 21st @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Come out and play with yarn and enjoy yummy snacks and great conversation with the folks from both The Pleasure Chest and Sex Geekdom Chicago!

Butt Sex for Beginners with Louiebutt sex 3
Wednesday, April 22nd @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Ready to explore the final frontier? Our sex specialists have the knowledge you need to make your fanny happy, from positions to plugs to prostate play. We’ll teach you how to warm up your butt for a good time, fill you in on the best toys and lubes for solo and partnered anal play, and address common concerns about comfort and cleanliness. All butts welcome. Bums away!

O-M-G Spot with Antoinette
Wednesday, April 29th  @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Too often, the G-spot is described as a myth or a too-good-to-be-true orgasm button. Our Sex Specialists are here to set the record straight and teach you some real world techniques for enjoying your G-spot with or without a partner. We’ll cover massage, toys, the best positions for G-spot access, and even tricks for teaching yourself to squirt! All genders and orientations welcome.

Feb 07 2015

Valentine’s Week Workshops in NY

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by Kate M.

Get ready for Valentine’s Day with a week of workshops at our Upper East Side location!

cunnilingus 2Pleasure Her Perfect with Jes & Denise
Sunday, February 8th @ 8-10pm FREE!

Our Sex Specialists have the lady-loving tips and tricks to make you more pleasure proficient. Discover techniques for expanding a woman’s orgasm, out-of-this-world oral sex, G-spot stimulation, and much more! Whether solo or with a partner, this class is perfect for anyone interested in being a connoisseur of female sexuality.

Blowjobs and Beyond with Carly
Monday, February 9th @ 8-10pm FREE!

Want to have him squirming in his seat? Our Sex Specialists will show you how to use your mouth, hands, and more to give mind-blowing blow-jobs. We’ll cover male anatomy, tips and tricks, the truths and myths of “deep throat” plus other sexy secrets that are sure to have him begging for more.

suck it lick it love it 5Suck it, Lick it, Love it with Charlie
Wednesday, February 11th @ 8-10pm FREE!

Our Sex Specialists share tips and tricks to get you in the spirit of giving and receiving amazing oral sex. We’ll cover anatomy basics, giving mind-blowing blow-jobs, eating pussy like a pro, lending your mouth a hand (literally) to please your partner, and the best toys to accessorize your licks, sucks, and squeezes.

50 Shades of Curious with Bo Blaze
Thursday, February 12th @ 8-10pm FREE!

We’re excited to bring you bestselling author of the book 50 Shades of Curious – BDSM for Beginners and Certified Alternative Life Coach Bo Blaze, PCC. Bo will talk a little bit about Fifty Shades of Grey and how it’s changed our culture over the last few years, as well as exploring both the physical and psychological side of getting started with kinky play. You’ll get some basic 101 techniques for using floggers, canes, paddles, and other implements of erotic torture, along with basic safety tips. There will be lots of Q&A, so bring all of your questions!bdsm

Impact Play: Spanking, Flogging, and More with Victor
Friday, February 13th @ 8-10pm FREE!

Learn the finer (and rougher) points of impact play. Discover the difference between sensation play and psychological spanking. We’ll cover negotiation, safety, types of hits, and the pros and cons of floggers, whips, bare hands and other instruments of discipline.

Jan 14 2015

Kinky Winter Workshops in Chicago

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by Kate M.

bdsm 5Creative Protocols for D/s Relationships with Graydancer & Naiia
Wednesday, January 14th @ 8-10pm – FREE!

At its essence, being in a D/s relationship is an exercise in creativity. How do you create the interactions and habits that nurture your relationship and also stimulate your dominant and submissive natures? How can you structure and utilize your environment to support the power exchange relationship? What are some strategies for when the well runs dry? Gray and Naiia will break down some common elements of protocols and then lead attendees in exercises to come up with effective methods for creating new protocols to bring partners closer and make the D/s even hotter.

Head of the Class with Louie
Wednesday, January 21st @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Want to give an even better blowjob? Let our Sex Specialists show you some new tricks and techniques. Learn how to find the perfect grip and mouth movement. Discover how to use your whole body to go the distance. Find new ways to tailor your blowjob to your specific partner. This class is for anyone who feels confident in giving head, but wants to take their skills to the next level.

sarah sloane 1Impact Play: Spanking, Flogging & More with Sarah Sloane
Wednesday, January 28th @ 8-10pm – FREE!
Love the thought of erotic discipline? Learn the finer (and rougher) points of impact play at this workshop. We’ll cover negotiation, safety, types of hits, and the hows, whys, and wheres of floggers, paddles and whips.

Kinky Sex for Curious Couples
Monday, February 2nd @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Just because you’re not into chains and whips doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a foray into the arousing world of kink. If your fantasies include blindfolds, role-playing, handcuffs, or any other rougher fun, our Sex Specialists can help take you from curious to light kink connoisseur.

bondage 7Basic Bondage & Sensation Play with Antoinette
Wednesday, February 4th @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Learn the essentials of bondage – for the bedroom and beyond!  Our kink connoisseurs will show you the ropes, including how to communicate and negotiate for what you want. You’ll discover quick and easy bondage techniques with rope, cuffs, and other bondage materials to create exactly the sensations you want – from sensual to serious. People of all experience levels and orientations welcome.

Jan 14 2015

Bondage, BJs, & More!
New York Workshops

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by Kate M.

More free workshops on the Upper East Side! All attendees get 15% off their purchases on the day of the class.

body confidenceTreat Yourself: Body Confidence in the Bedroom with Carly
Wednesday, January 14th@ 8-10pm FREE!          

As Oscar Wilde said, “To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.” This class is the next stop on your way to feeling sexy in your own skin. If you’re not where you’d like to be with your own body confidence, this workshop will help you transform your relationship with your body into one that’s loving, empowering, and very sexy.

Head of the Class: Blowjobs 201 with Brandon B.
Wednesday, January 21st @ 8-10pm FREE!          

Want to give an even better blowjob? Let our Sex Specialists show you some new tricks and techniques. Learn how to find the perfect grip and mouth movement. Discover how to use your whole body to go the distance. Find new ways to tailor your blowjob to your specific partner. This class is for anyone who feels confident in giving head, but wants to take their skills to the next level.

midori 5The Art of Feminine Dominance with Midori
Thursday, January 29th @ 8-10pm FREE!

Elegance, power and confidence… Do you want to know how to be a dominant without being a bad cliché? How do you find a sexy style of erotic dominance that’s authentic to you? Midori will help you to find your inner power femme archetype. On the way, she will discuss psychology, practical exercises, techniques, fashion, how to discover what makes your partner weak-kneed, and more. This class is not limited to a gender, but for all who harbor the powerful feminine within! Partners and lovers of the dominant feminine welcome.

BottomsDreamFlyerFREEWINEYO(1)Drink and Draw: Bottom’s Dream
Saturday, January 31st @ 8-10pm FREE!

Shakespeare’s Midsummer Night’s Dream is being transformed and warped for the world of NYC’s queer burlesque stars – it’s BOTTOM’S DREAM. At this event, three stars from this upcoming show will be modelling for your artistic pleasure. Fem Appeal, an outcast from the fairy world, will be ensnaring two mortals: the beguiling Iris Explosion, and our mysteriously transfigured Bottom, Suffra Gent. Join us for complimentary drawing and wine!

Hands-On Rope Bondage with Midori
Tuesday, February 3rd @ 8-10pm FREE! 

Learn simple, elegant, effective and sensual rope skills, and thrill your lover. In this workshop, renowned rope artist Midori will teach you essential foundation techniques including four two-column restraints, safety, rope selection, and creative, erotic positions. Dress comfortably, and bring about 20’ of rope. Some rope will be available for loan or purchase. No experience necessary. 

Jan 14 2015

All-Star January Workshops in L.A.

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by Kate M.

This month, we’re sponsoring the Sexual Health Expo, and several of those fabulous educators will also be joining us for free workshops in store as well! All attendees get 15% off their purchases on the night of the class.

role play 2Role Play with Kate & Larkin
Wednesday, January 14th @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Want to play doctor and patient? Or master and servant? Learn how to craft an exciting and fun role play scenario and see it through to a thrilling climax. We’ll cover the basics of safe, sane and consensual fantasy fulfillment, including negotiation, costumes, games, props and more.

charlie glickmanPegging 101 with Charlie Glickman
Thursday, January 15th @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Pegging, or women using strap-on dildos with men, has become more and more popular, and it’s a lot more fun when you have the info to make it easy. Sex and relationship coach Charlie Glickman is here to give you all the info you need to discover the amazing pleasures in store for both of you. He’ll explain the different options for dildos and harnesses, how to pick the right lubricant, easy anal penetration, positions for prostate stimulation, ways to include hand jobs in your fun, role play, how the harness wearer can get pleasure, and much more. Charlie is one of the authors of The Ultimate Guide to Prostate Pleasure, and he has lots of tips to help you make pegging your new favorite way to play!

Designing Your Open Relationship with Tristan Taorminotristan
Monday, January 19th @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Are you considering an open relationship? Does your current open relationship need some tweaking? In this interactive workshop, relationship expert and author of Opening Up, Tristan Taormino gives practical advice on how to craft responsible, fulfilling nonmonogamous relationships. Tristan will explore common myths, real-life benefits and challenges, and how to decide if an open relationship is right for you. She will share some of the most common styles of open relationships and discuss how to customize them to meet your individual needs and wants. Through creative exercises, you’ll learn to articulate what you want, identify and negotiate limits and boundaries, communicate with your partner(s) in productive ways, and create relationships that work for you.

reid mihalkoMartial Arts Techniques for the Bedroom with Reid Mihalko
Tuesday, January 20th @ 8-10pm – FREE!

If you’re a lover, not a fighter, but you or your lover like it a little rough, let America’s favorite sex geek and double black belt, Reid Mihalko show you how you can (safely) be a badass in bed. From wrestling to rough sex to advanced ergonomic techniques, this humorous and informative workshop will help you unleash your inner Bruce Lee of the bedroom.  This class will involve demonstrations and will not require all attendees to participate, but for those of you who would like to help with demos, come in comfortable clothing and with an adventurous spirit.

Becoming Dominant with Sarah Sloanesarah sloane 1
Wednesday, January 21st @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Want to tap into your inner top? Curious about fulfilling your partner’s Fifty Shades fantasies or being assertive in a way that makes them weak in the knees? This class will teach you to revel in your dominance while respecting the bounds of consent. We’ll help you communicate with your partner(s) before, during, and after your scene, teach you to set the stage in a way that enhances your dominance, and share the skills you need to use your voice – and toys – to create the energy you want.

Impact Play: Spanking, Flogging & More with Koko
Monday, January 26th @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Love the thought of erotic discipline? Learn the finer (and rougher) points of impact play at this workshop. We’ll cover negotiation, safety, types of hits, and the hows, whys, and wheres of floggers, paddles and whips.

Bondage Basics with Mistress Mary
Wednesday, January 28th @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Learn the essentials of bedroom bondage! Mistress Mary will show you the ropes, including how to communicate and negotiate for what you want. You’ll discover quick and easy bondage techniques, learn rope ties from hands-on demos, and find out how to pick the best kind of restraint for every situation. People of all experience levels and orientations welcome.

Oct 02 2014

October L.A. Workshops & Events

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by Kate M.

The leaves may not be changing colors, and it’s certainly getting much cooler, but October is still a great time to fall in lust with a new free workshop lineup.

Spruce Up Your Hole
Saturday, October 4th @ 8-11pm –FREE

spruceIt’s no secret that flowers can be seductive. That’s why we’ll be at acclaimed Silverlake flower boutique Spruce for Spruce Up Your Hole, a night of festivities that includes:

  • Local celebrity host Lyla KaRug
  • DJ Michelle Johnson
  • Makeovers by Lyla at 9PM
  • Pleasure Chest gift bags for the first 100 guests
  • Psychic love + readings by Blue Jaguar is Love
  • A free Spruce drink special at AKBAR. Just tell the bartender, “Spruce up my hole!”

This evening of creative fun celebrates the launch of Spruce’s naughty new botanical skin care line, which features cheeky names like The Night Before the Morning After, Bust a Nut, and She Was Up All Night (And it Shows). Come get spruced up with us. Nothing is sexier than local, like-minded community coming together. Spruce is at 4313 Fountain Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90029.

lady cheekyBlow ‘em Away: Fearless Fellatio with Lady Cheeky
Wednesday, October 8th @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Do you marvel at people who love giving head? Are you checking your watch as you suck and blow? In this fun and informal class, we’ll spend some time talking about your biggest penile pet peeves and how to solve them. You’ll learn some basic pleasure-focused anatomy, easy tips to make fellatio fun for you, and tricks to render your partner speechless. Lady Cheeky will show you how to actually enjoy giving a blow job and even look forward to it.

Performance Anxiety – Comedy Night at The Pleasure Chest
Tuesday, October 14th @ 8-10pm

Get your laughs and lube in the same place. Join us for the return of the ever popular Performance Anxiety, a comedy night hosted by Eli Olsberg. For seven bucks, you can enjoy free beer, 15% off your purchases and live performances by some of the best comics working today.

Tantra for Beginners with Reid Mihalko
Wednesday, October 15th @ 8-10pm – FREE!

reid-mihalkoPerhaps you’ve heard of Tantra and remember reading somewhere (last month’s Cosmo?) about “expanded orgasms,” but you think that kind of stuff is only for people like Sting, yoga instructors or porn stars. What if we told you that mind blowing, ecstatic sex was not only possible, but learnable and didn’t have to set off your “new age” alarms? Join sex and relationship educator Reid Mihalko for a fun, light-hearted romp into the world of sacred sexuality. Explore enhanced lovemaking techniques, communication skills helpful for deepening intimacy, and breathing techniques to increase your arousal and sexual stamina in this workshop designed for anyone curious about Tantra, bettering their relationships, and having fun in the bedroom.

Role Play with Mistress Mary
Wednesday, October 22nd @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Think that costumes are just for Halloween? Au contraire! In this class, Mistress Mary will teach you to dress for sexual success and bring your wildest fantasies to life in the privacy of your bedroom. Whether you want to be tied to the railroad tracks by a mustachioed villain, grab an international spy’s ass, have a wild orgy (with you and your partner playing every role), or even if you don’t yet know what you want, you’ll pick up the skills you need to get started.

cyndi darnellWomen, Lust and Desire: Understanding Women and Libido with Cyndi Darnell
Monday, October 27th @ 8-10pm – FREE!

In an era where an estimated 55% of all women report some kind of relationship with low libido, leading Sex Therapist Cyndi Darnell shines light on what both science and conventional psychological and medical approaches are missing when dealing with women’s eroticism. This is an empowering and thought provoking seminar aimed at helping women understand their own eroticism and how to access it.

Performance Anxiety – Comedy Night at The Pleasure Chest
Tuesday, October 28th @ 8-10pm

Get your laughs and lube in the same place. Join us for the return of the ever popular Performance Anxiety, a comedy night hosted by Eli Olsberg. For seven bucks, you can enjoy free beer, 15% off your purchases and live performances by some of the best comics working today.

Sep 17 2014

Sexy September in Chicago:
Upcoming Workshops

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by Kate M.

chastityChastity Play with Sarah Sloane
Wednesday, September 17th @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Curious about this very intimate form of restraint? This class will cover ways to play with chastity with and without specific devices, the health factors of short and long-term chastity play, how to correctly fit a chastity device, troubleshooting issues with them, how to negotiate with a partner or practice solo, and ways to play games and have fun with it.

Ask A Sex Educator Anything
Saturday, September 20th @ 2-5pm – FREE!

Have a question about sexuality that you want to get an expert opinion on? Curious about how to create better orgasms for you or your partner? Want to know what resources there are for you, both in and out of the shop? Never fear! Stop by the shop, and chat with one of our senior sex educators about whatever sex topic you’re curious about. And after you chat, you’ll get a discount coupon to use on your purchase that day!

Tantra: The Art of Conscious Loving with Charles Muir & Leah Alchin
tantra 7Tuesday, September 23 @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Tantra Masters Charles Muir and Leah Alchin will provide you with a fresh approach to sex and sexual love, teaching you how to bring more spirit, intimacy and ecstasy into your love life. You will learn the secret to longer and deeper orgasms and ways to expand pleasure and become orgasmic throughout the entire body.  You will also learn the Art of Touch: how to give and receive with increased awareness and energy transmission.  Additionally, this is an opportunity to learn what to expect at the Tantra weekend seminar in Chicago, Sept. 26-28. All attendees will receive a $25 CD on “Tantra Practices and Principles.”

G-Spot & Female Ejaculation with Louie
Wednesday, September 24th @ 8-10pm – FREE!

Looking for an all-over orgasm? Seeking the ever-elusive female ejaculation? This class will provide you with tips and techniques to expand your orgasm, both with your partner and on your own. For years, the existence of the G-spot has been rejected while some have hailed it as the ultimate pleasure center; come find out what the buzz is about!