We are excited to bring Loving Our Bear Bodies ("LOBB") to the Oregon Bears' "Beartown 23 - Bearbarella!!" June 7th-10th, 2018, at the Jupiter Hotel in Portland, Oregon.
Oregon Bears Inc. is proud to announce: Beartown 23 - Bearbarella!! June 7th-10th, 2018, at the Jupiter Hotel in Portland , Oregon, with proceeds to benefit Sankofa Collective NW (Formerly the Portland black PFLAG chapter). This year we are heading out to the deepest regions of Bear Space, and exploring Uranus! Or, maybe just some of the local neighborhoods.... in an effort to save the Bear Universe! From what you ask? That’s up to you!
JOIN THE FRIENDLIEST BEARS FOR A WEEKEND OF FUN AND FUNDRAISING!! Our workshops are included for attendees of Beartown 23:Bearbarella. Learn more and register now!
A la Carte tickets will also be available for $30
WORKSHOP DAYS, TIMES, LOCATION & BOOKING COMING SOON
LEARN MORE ABOUT LOVING OUR BEAR BODIES WORKSHOPS:
Experience what many men have called a "Life-changing" workshop. Through a series of exercises, Freddy Freeman (and his assistants) will guide you in helping participants to shed clothing, let go of shame and be truly vulnerable. Participants will share affirmative intimate touch, honor each other’s bodies and give & receive erotic energy. While the workshop can be very sexy and arousing, it is not a sex party! The goal of LOBB is to empower one another to feel more comfortable in our own skin. It is the cornerstone workshop at Bear Your Soul retreats at Easton Mountain. All participants must be willing to be undressed and to exchange affirmative touch with the other men in the workshop.
What if I get hard? Are trans-guys welcome? Is it for couples? Click FAQ below for the answers to these and other frequently asked questions about Loving Our Bear Bodies !
This experience will create a safe environment for men to let their guard down and connect more deeply. It requires nudity and sharing of affirmative intimate touch, but it is not a sex party. Participants are asked set their own boundaries and challenge their comfort zones in an atmosphere of mutual respect. It is designed to leave you feeling more empowered and supported by your brothers.
Read more below from the creator of LOBB:
“Loving Our Bear Bodies is an experience of group affirmation, sensuality, and appreciation. We create a safe environment for men to let their guard down and connect more deeply. This requires us to help one another shed our clothing and to witness one another, to let go of our shame and be truly vulnerable. I then guide us into sharing of affirmative intimate touch, honoring each other’s bodies and claiming our pleasure. We give and receive erotic energy, but it is not a sex party. It can be very sexy and arousing but our goal is to empower one another. Participants are asked to set their own boundaries, yet challenge their comfort zones in an atmosphere of mutual respect. It is designed to leave you feeling more empowered and supported by your brothers. By the end of the session hopefully we will feel more comfortable in our own skin and will have formed a tribal bond that we will carry with us when the session is done.” - Freddy Freeman - Facilitator of Loving Our Bear Bodies