Upcoming Events

Smitten Kitten Minneapolis Oct. 3-6, 2021 ** CANCELED **

Sunday, October 3, 2021 - Wednesday, October 6, 2021
3010 Lyndale Ave S.
Minneapolis, MN 55408 United States

Minneapolis, I’m coming to you for three presentations October 3-6, 2021! I’ll be at The Smitten Kitten, the trailblazing sex toy shop and educational resource that has hosted my visits since 2013. More info coming soon. 8/25/21 UPDATE: We scheduled this event last April, when we anticipated it would be safe to travel. Unfortunately, it’s not. We may be able to do these presentations virtually — I’ll update this entry when I know more.

Past Events

Successful Aging Expo, San Diego

Saturday, November 2, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join Joan Price and many other speakers and exhibitors at The San Diego Union-Tribune’s Successful Aging Expo at the San Diego Convention Center. Joan will have an exhibit table with her books and film, “jessica drake’s Guide to Wicked Sex: Senior Sex,”available for sale. Stop by to ask her a senior sex question. Don’t miss…

Sex After Grief book event Book Passage

Saturday, October 5, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Joan Price reads from her new book, Sex after Grief: Navigating Your Sexuality after Losing Your Beloved and talks about what led her to write this book and what she learned. If you’ve lost your beloved and you’re trying to figure out your sexuality now, or you’re dating someone in grief, or you work with grievers, please…

The Smitten Kitten Workshops

Monday, September 23, 2019 - Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Joan returns to The Smitten Kitten, 3010 Lyndale Ave S., Minneapolis, MN 55408, for three workshops. Workshop schedule : Monday September 23, 2019, 8pm – 10pm,  7 Steps to Reclaiming your Sexual Pleasure over 50 Tuesday September 24, 2019, 8pm – 10pm, Sex after Grief Wednesday September 25, 2019, 8pm – 10pm, Great Sex without Penetration Learn more about…

Riverdale Senior Services

Thursday, September 5, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Launching a dialogue on sexuality and sexual health Join us for an afternoon of learning and talking about sex and aging. Tentative schedule: 1 – 3 pm: 7 Myths about Senior Sex with Joan Price What do you believe about sex and aging? Chances are you’ve internalized some myths that limit your pleasure. Yes, sex at…

Pleasure Chest NYC

Tuesday, September 3, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Great Sex Without Penetration Let’s get one misconception out of the way. Sex without penetration is still sex. Real sex. Satisfying sex. Hot sex. The idea that only penetrative sex constitutes “real sex” limits our creativity and our satisfaction. There are many reasons that penetrative sex might be off the table, but that leaves us…

Free Sex Advice in the Park with Francisco Ramirez and Joan Price

Monday, September 2, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Update: Rain or likelihood of rain will cancel this event. So sorry! If you’re not sure whether to show up, please email me. Join  Francisco Ramirez and Joan Price in Union Square Park, New York City, as they give free sex advice to all who ask. Bring your questions, get answers! No charge, no judgments,…

Sex After Grief book event Good Vibrations

Saturday, August 24, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Joan Price reads from her new book, Sex after Grief: Navigating Your Sexuality after Losing Your Beloved and talks about what led her to write this book and what she learned. If you’ve lost your beloved and you’re trying to figure out your sexuality now, or you’re dating someone in grief, or you work with grievers,…

Woodhull’s 2019 Sexual Freedom Summit

Saturday, August 17, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am

“Invisible Seniors: Older-Age Sexuality as a Human Right” with Joan Price The older we get, the more invisible we become as sexual beings. Researchers ask us the wrong questions – or don’t ask us at all! Our doctors dismiss us. Our society defines us by our wrinkles and chronology and assumes we are asexual. As…

Woodhull’s 2019 Sexual Freedom Summit

Friday, August 16, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Premiere of jessica drake’s Guide to Wicked Sex: Senior Sex with Joan Price When adult superstar, sex educator and human rights activist jessica drake teamed up with award-winning author and “senior sexpert” Joan Price for an educational project, we knew there would be fireworks. Join us Friday lunchtime for the first-ever screening of “jessica drake’s…

Woodhull’s 2019 Sexual Freedom Summit

Thursday, August 15, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Content Creators Showcase   Join us for an evening featuring creative expressions of sexuality! Explore provocative artwork, discover new sensational podcast and sex-positive porn, build your own sex graph with the Graphic Sex Project, and experience compelling book readings from some of the most innovative minds of 2019. This is a night jam-packed with exciting…

Let’s Talk about Sex and Aging

Thursday, May 9, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:15 pm

When you think about sex, do you picture only youthful, unwrinkled bodies having passionate, porn-style sex? Surprise: sex has no expiration date. Sex changes with age, but it doesn’t have to go away. Sex in our later years is not the same as younger sex, but it can be equally satisfying, and in some ways,…

How the Heck Do I Date at This Age?

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Dating after 50, 60, 70 and beyond can feel awkward and weird. How do you meet people? Do you need to use online dating? What are the mistakes most people make with their online profile and photos? How do you avoid the pitfalls, weirdos and creeps? What about rejection? Sex with a new person? Whether…

Great Sex Without Penetration

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Let’s get one misconception out of the way. Sex without penetration is still sex. Real sex. Satisfying sex. Hot sex. The idea that only penetrative sex constitutes “real sex” limits our creativity and our satisfaction. There are many reasons that penetrative sex might be off the table, but that leaves us with a smorgasbord of…

7 Steps to Reclaiming Your Sexual Pleasure after 50

Monday, October 1, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

How’s your sex life? If you’d answer that question with either “Not very satisfying” or “What sex life?” this powerful workshop is for you. You’ll learn the facts about how aging affects sex and easy, practical strategies for revving up your arousal and pleasure, with or without a partner. With Joan’s help, you’ll design your…

 Virgin Islands Family Caregivers Support Program

Thursday, August 30, 2018 @ 8:00 am - Friday, August 31, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

 Virgin Islands Family Caregivers Support Program conferences, St. Croix and St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands. Joan is the featured speaker on staying sexual as a full-time family caregiver.

Invisible Seniors: Older-Age Sexuality as a Human Right

Thursday, August 2, 2018 @ 8:00 am - Sunday, August 5, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

The older we get, the more invisible we become as sexual beings. Researchers ask us the wrong questions – or don’t ask us at all! Our doctors dismiss us. Our society defines us by our wrinkles and chronology and assumes we are asexual. As sex educators and activists, it’s not enough to understand the problems…

ALL WRITE! All You Need to Know to Turn Your Idea into a Polished Piece of Writing

Friday, May 4, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Do you wish you were a better writer? Does a writing opportunity scare you into procrastination, embarrassment, self-doubt, or writing paralysis? Would it benefit you personally and professionally if you were confident about your writing ability? Whether you want to blog, write articles or books, or just express yourself better in writing, this hands-on workshop…

12 Steps to Sexy Aging – Starting Now

Friday, May 4, 2018 @ 8:00 am - Sunday, May 6, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

12 Steps to Sexy Aging – Starting Now! Do you plan to get old? I hope you do, because the alternative to getting old is dying young, and who wants that? You’ve seen elders who radiate sexy zest, send sly signals, frequent sex shops and leave with a bounce in their step and a bag full…

Great Sex without Penetration

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Let’s get one misconception out of the way. Sex without penetration is still sex. Real sex. Hot sex. The idea that only penetrative sex constitutes “real sex” limits our creativity and our satisfaction. There are many reasons that penetrative sex might be off the table, but that leaves us with a smorgasbord of delectable options.…