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How to Be a Woman & Not Give a Fuck

Being a woman comes with so many pressures to give all the fucks, all the time. But here’s the real secret: giving less fucks means living more life. Airial’s definition of woman includes trans women, genderqueer and non-binary femmes, and folks who are femme of center. Not giving a fuck means we decide what to […]

Sex-Positive Parenting

This workshop is designed for parents and caregivers who want to be empowered when discussing gender and sexuality with children. In this workshop, Airial Clark, MA will teach how to use age-appropriate messages about sexuality that are inclusive to gender diversity. Being a sex-positive parent means we prioritize our child’s sexual health, just as we […]

Going Down: A Guide to Fellatio

Want to give your pal the blow job of their life, but aren’t sure where to start or what to do once you get going? Then this workshop is for you! From basic anatomy (in all our lovely varieties) to tips for the advanced, we’ll cover a wide range of information about the fine art […]

More Knotty Fun!

Are you already a fan of rope bondage and want to learn more? This hands on workshop is a continuation of Knotty Fun: An Intro to Rope Bondage. In this workshop you will learn some fundamentals of rope bondage including three complete ties that build on each other and can be modified for your own […]

Sex Toys 101

“What is it? What do I do with it? Where do I put it?” Pleasure anatomy, vibrators, butt toys, dildos, penis toys, lube and other slippery stuff: this workshop will give toy novices a chance to learn how to use a wide variety of toys in an even wider variety of situations. This workshop is […]

Let’s learn about sex, baby!

We all love getting it on. And it’s made even better by the fact that we can talk about it openly and honestly, sharing what works well for us, and that time it didn’t work out so perfectly. As a liberal-minded woman I’m quite open to experimenting sexually (with my monogamous companion of course), and as […]

Sex Survey Results! A deep, hard hitting analysis

The results are in for our completely non-scientific annual sex and dating survey. We asked Ottawa to throw back the sheets to show us what you got and now we can’t unsee it. We now have no choice but to share the love (or lust) with the rest of you. Quality and Quantity Around 21% […]

Apt613’s 4th Annual Big O-Town Sex Survey

It’s the 4th year in a row we’re publishing the Big Sexy O-town Sex Survey! While we still want to know about the ins and outs of Ottawans’ sex lives, we’ve added a few questions to learn more about Ottawa’s dating scene. You think it sucks to be single in the city? Then maybe we […]

Valentine’s Day Live Sexpert Panel

Welcome to the first ever Apt613 live panel. In honour of Valentine’s Day, we will be discussing sexuality and relationship issues in the national capital region with three of the city’s  sexperts: Nadine Thornhill is a sex educator and the program director for Planned Parenthood Ottawa’s Insight Theatre, as well as a playwright, poet, burlesque performer, partner […]