Stunning handmade wooden paddles, new classes on pelvic pain and advanced fellatio, and Pride 2017!
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Happy Pride!

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909 N. Beech / 503-473-8018
3213 SE Division / 503-688-1196
In this issue:

10% Tuesdays for the Q Center

On each Tuesday in June, 10% of our sales will go to the Q Center, the wonderful non-profit LGBTQ community center around the corner from us in North Portland. The Q Center builds public awareness and support and celebrates LGBTQ diversity through art, culture, and collaborative community programming.

Visit us on any Tuesday in June, and 10% of your purchase will go to the Q Center!

Find us at Pride 2017!

The annual Pride festival is coming up on June 17th through 18th, and we will be involved all weekend! Visit our festive booth (exhibitor booth P-08) in Tom McCall Waterfront Park, where we'll have queertastic items such as rainbow tutusbedazzled pastiesrainbow suspenders, and more!

What's new in the shop

We've been seeking high-quality wooden paddles for years, and we finally found what we were looking for in Paddle Daddy! These stunning impact toys are handmade in southern Oregon and come in three sizes and types of wood: small Wenge, medium Zebrawood, and large Walnut. We also picked up their Barber Strap and Li'l Slugger.

To answer your question: yes, that is a Tom of Finland vibrating Hammer and Night Stick Set. What really won us over, though, was the interchangeability of the attachments (so many options for stimulation!) and the rumbly feel of the vibrations.

The latest from We-Vibe is the Wish, a delightfully squishy external vibrator that stimulates broad surface areas. On the other end of the spectrum is the Vooom, one of our smallest vibes and now our most inexpensive rechargeable.

Finally, we picked up Over the Door Restraints from local company In Her Tube, a rainbow flag sticker, and the Gil Elvgren Coloring Book.

Classes + events

Unless otherwise specified, all classes are held at our Mississippi location at 909 N. Beech St.


Curvy Sex: Body Positive Positions to Empower Your Sex Life

Sunday, June 4th — 7:30 p.m. — $20

You don't have to be skinny to have the best sex of your life! In this class, you'll learn Elle's favorite tips, tricks, and positions for all curvy body types! Find out which items you might already have at home and how to use them for amazing sex, plus get all your curvy sex questions answered by a certified expert! Read more and sign up online!


Sex and Survivorship: Navigating Sex After Cancer

Sunday, June 11th — 7:30 p.m. —$15

Cancer affects every aspect of a person’s life, including their sex life. If you have cancer, if someone you love has cancer, or if you are a cancer survivor, this class is for you. Join mother-daughter duo, Leslie Heron (ARNP, FNP-BC) of Seattle Cancer Care Alliance and our own in-house educator Gretchen, for this informative, fun workshop on cancer and sexuality. Read more and sign up online!


BJs with AJ: A Fellatio Workshop

Thursday, June 29th — 7:30 p.m. —$20

HEADS UP! Are you a giver who wants to blow your lover's mind with your oral sex skills? Are you a receiver who wants to learn how to communicate your fantasies and help your partner have fun and be comfortable while going down? Then come one, come all! This is a blowjob class for everyone! Read more and sign up online!

Your Gender is Awesome: A Class for Trans Youth

Sunday, July 2nd — 7:30 p.m. —$10

Are you under 18, trans*, gender variant, genderqueer or questioning? If so, this class is for you! She Bop's very own Sid Need and Wyatt Riot will go over just about everything you need to express your most confident and authentic self: STPs, packers, breast forms, prosthetics, pack & plays, gaffs, binders, books, and community support. Read more and sign up online!


Living With Pelvic Pain

Thursday, July 13th — 7:30 p.m. —$15

Many people suffer from chronic pain in the vulvar/vaginal area and may be diagnosed with Vulvodynia and/or Vulvar Vestibulitis. In this class, you will learn about care, treatment, and techniques to help when you are in a flare, plus tools for emotional support. Additionally, you will learn some more non-invasive ways to care for yourself such as diet, EFT Tapping, meditation, and stretches. The class will conclude with a 30 minute yoga session, so be sure to wear comfortable clothes and bring a mat/towel! Read more and sign up online!


Dropping the Hint, Not the Ball: Flirting 101 with Andre Shakti

Sunday, July 16th — 7:30 p.m. —$20

Join performer, educator, and professional flirt Andre Shakti as she discusses the self-­imposed "roadblocks" that make flirting difficult and helps you leverage your individual personality style to maximize your flirting success without losing sight of who you are and what you REALLY want! Read more and sign up online!


Fellatio 2.0: An Oral Sex Upgrade!

Wednesday, July 26th — 7:30 p.m. —$20

Join She Bop educator Gretchen Leigh as she takes you through the ins and outs and ups and downs of advanced fellatio. We'll dive deep into deep throating, play with power dynamics (bondage, dirty talk, and CBT, anyone?), explore hot blow job techniques for non-traditional recipients including strap-ons, soft cocks, and enlarged clits, brush up on butt stuff, get creative with oral sex positions, and more! Read more and sign up online!

More classes!

Yup, we have even more classes on the books! Sign up for them now to secure your spot.
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She Bop sponsored events

Rose City Rollers

June 3, 23-25 — The Hangar at Oaks Park — 8:00 pm —$14-20

Watch as roller derby teams meet face to face on the jammer line! This year of Portland roller derby includes an expanded bout schedule with all new fan events, half-time entertainment, and fresh new faces alongside seasoned veteran skaters. Get more info!

The Mystery Box Show

Saturday, June 10th — Alberta Rose Theatre — 7:00 p.m. — $20

The Mystery Box Show is back with more tales of salacious adventure, horny confessions, and intimate true stories!

The Mystery Box Show is Portland's only live storytelling series dedicated to featuring stories of sex and sexuality. The stories are often funny, surprising, and even touching and heartfelt. Get more info and buy tickets online!

Amory Jane presents
Whoopee! A Sex-Positive Variety Show

Sunday, June 25th — Bossanova — 7:30 pm — $14-25


Whoopee! A Sex-Positive Variety Show is a live sex-themed stage show presented by Amory Jane, which features burlesque, stand-up, storytelling, sex ed demos, music, fetish performance, and more! Sponsored by She Bop, Clone-a-Willy, Good Clean Love, and Uberlube, this show also has a sex toy raffle and prizes for the whole audience! June's show at Bossanova Ballroom on 6/25 is also Amory Jane's Birthday Bash and will be Whoopee's biggest show yet! General Admission and VIP reserved seating available here. Includes a Kinky Karaoke Afterparty! For more info, visit Whoopee's website or follow Whoopee! on Facebook. Tickets for June's Whoopee! can be purchased in person at our shops starting on 6/3 or online at

Sex on the Brain with Amory Jane

Amory Jane's monthly podcast on sex, kink, and culture is available on iTunes and Stitcher! In the most recent episode (Ep 14), Amory Jane talks to Ev’Yan Whitney (host of The Sexually Liberated Woman Podcast) and certified Intimacy Educator, Stella Harris, about flirting and modern dating. Listen now!

Extra Fun 

She Bop has a host of offerings to spice up your evening or your next special event.  Here's a look at what you can do:

After Hours Parties 
She Bop offers after-hours parties for bachelorettes, birthdays, or just a night out with the girls.  We will give you and your group a tour of our products, talk about how they work and how to make them work for you! Have the shop all to yourselves for some music, wine and fun times.  Please call She Bop for the details. 

— DVD rentals
We offer rentals of all our instructional and educational DVDs.  We believe it's so important to make this information readily available for our customers... it's part of our educational mission.
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