Sat, Jan 20|
Daily Roller's Smoke Responsibly Social - Sponsored by The 1937 Group
Be social in this consciousness expanding educational & entertaining experience brought to you by Okay Cannabis- Wheeling, Smoke Responsibly Social, Daily Roller.
Time & Location
Jan 20, 2024, 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Wheeling, 781 N Milwaukee Ave, Wheeling, IL 60090, USA
About the event
Join us at OKAY Cannabis Consumption Lounge(781 N Milwaukee Wheeling IL 60090) For Smoke Responsibly Social, our January social featuring a Puff Brunch & Learn block with Oaksterdam University's Cannabis, Pain, and the Opioid Crisis. Check out course ahead of social at link found below.
When? January 20, 2024. Flexible attendance during social hours - stay from start to finish, or pop in as you please!
What's Happening? Our socials break down the stigma around cannabis through engaging community discussions and shared experiences. It's a space for empowerment, knowledge, and responsible consumption.
Why Attend? Be a part of an innovative gathering that thrives on diverse representation from the entire cannabis community. Your presence adds to a constructive and enlightening experience for all.
Who's This For? Anyone looking to connect with like-minded individuals and engage in meaningful dialogue in a friendly, informative environment. Whether you're new to cannabis or a seasoned consumer, there's a place for you here.
Our Monthly Event Features:
- Special guests leading conversations on vital cannabis topics, from legal consumption best practices to current research.
- Icebreaker activities for easy socializing.
- A welcoming atmosphere for open discussion and networking.
Our Mission: We're creating a universal framework for mindful, joyful, and responsible cannabis consumption. Your insights and perspectives are crucial to this community-driven approach.
Stay Connected: Follow us on Instagram [@smokeresponsiblysocial](https://www.instagram.com/smokeresponsiblysocial) for updates and insights.
Tentative Social Itinerary: (Subject to change based on guest availability and social settings)
🤓12:00-3:00 PM: Puff, Brunch, Learn: ft. Oaksterdam University📖
DJ ZUNI providing live dj set music during this session. More info: Engage in a group learning session featuring the free to enroll in course 'Cannabis, Pain, and the Opioid Crisis' from Oaksterdam University. This course has two parts (1) Pain Management and (2)Cannabis Benefits for Patients, plus a Mastery Exercise, aimed at equipping curious minds and industry personnel with the vocabulary and a body of resources articulating the case for medical cannabis as a solution for certain chronic pains, and reducing cravings for certain drugs such as opioids. Together we will go through as much of the course as time permits, and take time to look over the 'Extra Reading' from the course discussing the relevancies to our lived or witnessed experiences consuming cannabis. This session is great for people already working in the cannabis industry looking to expand their knowledgebase, and for people outside of the industry that are canna-interested. Welcome all.
- Attend the full session and you are guaranteed to walk away with knowledge on how to enroll in Oaksterdam University course.
- Plus get an exclusive discount code you can use to enroll in paid courses so you can save money on your continued education.
- Max RSVP 45 people, complementary pre-roll(s) courtesy of our gracious Cannabis Sponsors (1937 Group & aeriz) included in RSVP
- Bring laptop or prefferred device to use for your own exploration of the course during the group walk-thru.
- Every 30-45 minutes we will take a recess to move around and rejuvenate.
Please note that the information provided in this session is not health advice and is meant to be educational and informative, please consult a licensed medical professional to discuss your specific situation and whether medical cannabis is best for your lifestyle.
About Oaksterdam University:
Founded in 2007, OU is the world's first Cannabis College (source: OaksterdamUniversity.com). Its course offering range from state specific to industry function/interest specific such as horticulture, commercial extraction, and general learning. In January of 2023 'American Pot Story: Oaksterdam University premeired at the Slamdance Film Festival. The film was created by Dan Katzir & Ravit Markus, and is composed of film shot over a 10 year period that includes the fight Dale Sky Jones and Founder Richard Lee endured to get cannabis legalization measures on ballots. The film has won several awards, including Mayor's Award at the Oakland International Film Festival 2023.
Oaksterdam University has several Alumni around the world shaping the present and future of cannabis. This Puff, Brunch, and Learn is a great opportunity for supporters of OU to reunite while adding another course to their achievements. We invite prospective, current, and Alumni Oaksterdam University members to our January Smoke Responsibly Social.
Direct Link to course: https://oaksterdamuniversity.com/product/cannabis-pain-the-opioid-crisis/
RSVP for this specific session, or the CannaConnoisseur ticket, includes guidance in how to enroll in course day of event for participation in session activity plus perks included in ticket.
🎉3:00- 4:00PM: Be Social Block ft. 1937 Group🎉
Network Social with other cannabis lovers and enthusiasts in the stylish OKAY-Wheeling consumption lounge while enjoying music from DJ Earnmoney. Connect with members of the 1937 Group, learn about exciting events and opportunities they have in store for 2024 -plus shop the latest!
This session is great for individuals outside of the cannabis industry that are specifically interested in connecting with one of the top operating social equity licensed end to end cannabis operators in Illinois. Also great for fans of the 1937 Group. Come be social and learn more about the fascinating cannabis industry in a welcoming setting. RSVP for this specific session, or the CannaConnoisseur ticket, includes material for participation in session activity if applicable.
List of 1937 Group Brands (As of 01/01/23):
- KVL International (LIVE)
- Bloom Vape (LIVE)
- Lobo Cannagar (LIVE)
- Canna Bella Lux (LIVE)
- Old Pal (LIVE)
- Sherbinskis (coming soon)
- Kush League (coming soon)
- Potli (coming soon)
- Sticky Leafs (coming soon)
- TerpKings (coming soon)
Visit site here: https://www.the1937group.com/
🍃4:20-6:00 PM: Puff, Paint, and Customize🍃
DeJa Jovon Survillion of Unlady Like Chicago leads attendees through an exciting art-filled session customizing a high quality canvas tote bag provided by Daily Roller. RSVP for this specific session, or the CannaConnoisseur ticket, includes material for participation in session activity.
DeJa is a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor. Learn more about her in this Psychology Today article: https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/therapists/deja-jovon-survillion-chicago-il/951556
What to Expect At Smoke Responsibly January 20th 2024:
-30% Discount at Dispensary for Cannabis Non-profit members
- Social Interaction and Networking
- Insightful Discussions
- Exclusive Swag & Raffles
- Activities for All Consumption Levels
- Affordable Admission for a High-Quality Experience
- All Inclusive Packages Available: CannaConnoisseur ticket
- Activities from 12p-6p
- Flexible Attendance Options
- Complementary pre-roll courtesy our Sponsors 1937 Group & aeriz
About our Sponsor OKAY:
OKAY Cannabis is a social equity licensed operator that boast's the United States of America's first dispensary with an attached bar, restaruant, and consumption lounge. They've teamed up with The Fifty/50 Restaurant Group, one of Chicago's most adored hospitality groups, to open OKAY-West Town Bakery concepts, including a new location coming online in Evanston in early 2024/ We are honored to have their support in normalizing responsible cannabis consumption and breaking the stigma. OKAY-Wheeling opened its doors on February 1st of 2023.