Art Exhibit + Film + Conversation
Immigrants Make US a Great Country to Live Back of the House (11 min) LIA KORNMEHEHL | DOC | WINSOR SCHOOL IN BOSTON, MA | USASynopsis: Back of the House is a short documentary film about the vital and undervalued role immigrants play in the restaurant industry. The film explores the strength of five Hispanic immigrants and tells their stories coming to and working in the United States. In addition to the personal narratives, three leaders in immigration law and policy: Susan Church, Vincent Rougeau, and Brian Lang bring a unique perspective on how immigration has affected them backofthehousemovie.comEBISUSHI (6MIN) KARLA CORTES | SOMERVILLE MA | DOC | SCATV YOUTH PROGRAMA Latino restaurateur’s challenges of being recognized as a major player in the sushi world.AWARDS: A-Town Teen Video Contest, Arlington MA | AIFF Microsoft AwardUNDOCUMENTARY (11MIN) KARLA CORTES | SOMERVILLE MA | DOC | SCATV YOUTH PROGRAM | WORLD PREMIEREA discussion on endangered DACA and TPS programs and how the lives of many undocumented people now hang in the balance.https://www.acarts.org/aiff-at-acahttps://www.aiffest.org/new-blog/
When: Jan 17, 2019 6pm to Jan 17, 2019 8:30PMin Watertown, MA
The Intimacy Breakthrough Experience
Do you desire more soulful connection and sexy spark? * Do you overextend yourself because you like to please people, then end up feeling resentful or undernourished? * Do you desire nourishing touch separate from sex? * Do you have a hard time asking for - or even knowing - how you want to be touched? * Is there a ceiling to how much pleasure you allow yourself to feel? * Do you lack confidence you can satisfy your lover? * Is your intimacy good, but you know it could be even better? * Would you like to awaken newfound pleasure and desire in yourself and your lover/partner? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you will not want to miss this life-changing event! Learn a clear framework for intimate communication and erotic exploration that opens the door to much greater connection, pleasure and mutual fulfillment. CTL is for YOU if you are: Single and want to increase your confidence and connect with other conscious singles in a safe, structured, nourishing, non-sexual context. Partnered and want to deepen your connection and ignite the intimacy in your relationship. Open to ALL genders, orientations, lifestyles, and experience levels. This experiential workshop is a game changer. Hundreds of singles and couples have gained key insights, a transformational tool box and an upgraded skill set to take their intimacy to the next level through participation in this program. In this experiential training you will: Discern the 3 keys to unlock true intimacy. Become empowered with an elightening MAP and PROTOCOL for negotiating playful touch experiments that will open new doors to connection, empowerment, liberation and pleasure. Uncover the core beliefs that block you from asking for what you truly want and setting limits around what doesn’t work for you. Get your nourishment tanks filled - give and receive the nourishing, non-sexual touch you desire (and none that you don't). Experience the freedom, integrity and permission to be fully self expressed. ...All within a safe, consensual, non-sexual framework Breakthrough to greater connection within a supportive community. This program is designed to help you: • Feel safe, connected, confident, empowered and liberated • Uncover a deeper understanding of yourself, your desires & your needs • Discover new ways of experiencing pleasure while giving & receiving • Get deeply nourished: body, heart and soul Benefits Participants regularly report feeling: Incredibly Safe Accepted Deeply Moved Healed Connected Nourished Freed and Liberated Hope and Optimism Less Anxiety and Fear More Confident Honored Loved Worthy Calm, Relaxed, Peaceful Uplifted Grateful Participants are Raving: "My wife and I have gone from hopeless to hopeful. In one day with you we have broken through years of impasse. You have given us a roadmap to create intimacy that works for both of us.” - Bob “I had gotten my money’s worth after the first half hour… then there were so many more insights throughout the day. It feels truly life-changing.” - Bill “At your first workshop, I was able to meet someone and that relationship has bloomed into something I never thought possible because you set the stage for us to practice things like communication, consent, and honoring each others' yes and no!" - Amanda "What an incredible event!!! The sequence of exercises broke the ice and developed a real feeling of acceptance and trust." - Mike “I was able to break down barriers that I have built up in myself and open to touch in such a freeing and healing way.” For Whom: Singles and couples interested in cultivating deeper connection and erotic fulfillment. Tickets: $147/person; $294/couple Tickets for singles are roughly gender balanced. Men will be taken off the wailist in the order they signed up as more women register. Non-binary individuals may choose a 'Gender Neutral' ticket. COUPLES may choose to do all the exercises together. All genders, orientations and lifestyles welcome. Integration Bonuses - It takes practice, support and community to integrate a new way of relating into one's relationships and daily life. Graduates gain access to the following: Invitation-Only Intimacy Breakthrough Group Coaching, Practicums & Special Topic Immersions Continue exploring your edges around authentic communication and your relationship to pleasure within a safe, supportive, consensual, nurturing, non-sexual context. Our Private Facebook Intimacy Breakthrough Community 24/7 access to your supportive Tribe! Continue developing connections, share about your experiences, get support, be inspired, and stay connected. Plus find a partner for Advanced Labs if needed, and receive preferential access to upcoming events.
When: Jan 19, 2019 11am in Watertown, MA
Intro to the Internet
Interested in learning more about the internet? Join our 2-hour intro class to learn how to search the internet, how to select and set up an email account, and a brief tour of Facebook. This class will help you master the basics, so you’ll feel confident online. Email address required to register online. If you do not have an email address, visit or call the WFPL Reference Desk to register (617-972-6436).
When: Jan 19, 2019 2pm in Watertown, MA