The NELA Welcome Wagon event series is a gateway, stepping stone, low-key and fun way to orient yourself within the broader local kink world. Make new friends and connections and learn about what's going on locally in a no-pressure, welcoming environment. (Attendees must be 18+)
Please contact the NELA Welcome Wagon host at welcomewagon at nelaonline dot org with any questions!
6 William St., (edging College Ave.)
Davis Square, Somerville, MA
Unity Somerville is three walking blocks from the Red Line's Davis Square T-stop; limited, metered street parking is available; free street parking on Sundays.
- 6:30pm: Mix & Mingle and Community Overview: Find out about local groups and upcoming classes and events, eat yummy snacks, and meet new friends.
- 7:30pm: Class: Seasoned kinksters and newcomers alike are welcome to attend the class. (We do ask that folks who have been in the kink world for a while respect the newcomers' space from 6:30pm-7:30pm, but please do join us for the class at 7:30pm!)
UPCOMING WELCOME WAGON EVENTS!
You can find upcoming Welcome Wagon event listings on our ticket sales page.
Past NELA Welcome Wagon events:
- September 15, 2013: Sharrin Spector & Pat Baillie presenting Age Play/Service
- August 18, 2013: Princess Kali presenting Adventures in Kink
- July 21, 2013: Lee Harrington presenting Switching Strategies: Fulfilling Your Diverse Desires
- May 19th, 2013: Hanne Blank presenting There Is No Wrong Way To Have A (Kinky) Body
- April 21st, 2013: P.E.T.E. presenting Communication and Negotiation in the Scene
- March 17th, 2013: Megan Andelloux presenting Secret Fantasies: The Hidden World of Personal Desire
- January 20th, 2013: Lee Harrington presenting Rituals in Dominance, Submission, and More!
- December 16th, 2012: Mollena Williams presenting Power Exchange 101
- November 18th, 2012: PhoenixB presenting BDSM Health & Safety -- 101 to Master's Level
- October 24th, 2012: Lee Harrington and Mollena Williams presenting Negotiating Well With Others...and Yourself
- August 17th, 2012: Mollena Williams presenting What Kind of Pervert Are You?
- May 21st, 2012: Princess Kali presenting Packing Consent in Your Toybag