MEETINGS

DATES AND TOPICS

2017

January 10
When the collar goes off...
Facilitator: Master Lee

February 14
Looking under the hood of disobedience
Facilitator: Master Ben

March 14
Cancelled due to weather

April 11
MAsT Washington 18th Anniversary!

May 9
Applications, Contracts, Collaring Ceremonies, Protocols and Rituals

June 13

July 11

August 8
Summer Social and Cookout

September 12
A Review of MsC 2017

October 14

November 14

Sunday, December 17
Holiday Party

2016

January 12
Inspiring and accepting service without micromanaging
Facilitators: Master Taíno & slave paul

February 9
CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER

March 8
Difficult Discussions, Transparency and Emotional Courage
Presenter: Master David Cook,

April 12
But why? How much information do you share/need?
Facilitator: Master Ben Martin

May 10
Masters ask the slaves!

June 14
slaves asks the Masters!

July 12
Accountability in M/s Relationships
Facilitator: Master Francis

August 9
Summer Social

September 13
A review of MsC 2016

October 11
The Butchmanns Experience
Master Rob, Master Sam and slave charles

November 8
No Meeting due to Election Day

Sunday, December 18
Holiday Party


2015

January 13
Are Masters lucky or is that the essence of M/s?

February 10
Change, Loss and Growth
Presenter: Master David Cook

February 22 - Sunday 2:00 PM
MAsT Joint Meeting
Building the Team: Non-adversarial M/s
Raven Kaldera & slave boy joshua
Baltimore Playhouse

March 10
Cancelled

April 14
Reflections on Lady Lynette’s Passing

May 13
Know the History: Ignore the Rules
Presenter: Master Ben

June 9
Preparing your M/s Documents:
From applications to contracts to legal documents

July 14
Legal Questions for M/s relationships
Facilitator: Master Ben

August 11
Summer Social Cookout & Gathering

September 8
No meeting (MsC hangover)

October 13
What we learned at MsC 2015

November 10
Sticks and stones may break my bones,
and names and titles hurt me

November 22 Sunday
MAsT Joint Meeting
Baltimore Playhouse
with Master Fire & slave elliot, Northeast Master/slave 2015

December 20 Sunday
Holiday Party


2014

January 14
Collaring Ceremonies and Contracts
Facilitators: Master Ben Martin and Master Taíno

February 11
The power of values for building trust in your relationship
Presenter: Master David Cook PhD

March 2
MAsT DC-MD-VA Chapters Joint Meeting at the Crucible
Connecting Northeast MAsT Chapters Globally
Presenter: slave Caroline

March 11
The Power of Surrender
Facilitator: Master Taino

April 8
MAsT Washington 15th Anniversary
Social Party

May 6
(Note this is the fist Tuesday instead of the regular 2nd Tuesday)
Conflict Resolution in Master/slave relationships
Presenter: Master Ben Martin

June 10
Leather Protocols
Presenter: Master J

July 8
NO REGULAR MEETING IN JULY

July 13
MAsT DC-MD-VA Chapters Joint Meeting at the Crucible
“Master/slave dynamics in South Africa”
Presenter: Sir James

August 12
Providing Service in M/s Relationships
slaves paul, charles and tilden

September 9
What we learned at the Master/slave Conference 2014

October 7
Issues on Abuse in Master/slave Relationships

November 11
Leather Traditions and Master/slave dynamic



2013

January 8
Leather Values in our Master/slave Relationship
Presenter: Master David Cook

February 12
Different ways to Love in Master/slave Relationships
Facilitator: Master Taino

Sunday, March 3, 2-5 PM
Joint Meeting DC-MD-VA Chapters
Believing in ourselves: The Power of You
Presenters: Master Don and orja
Northeast Master/slave 2010
Location: The Crucible

March 12
The Role of Giving and Receiving Service in M/s Relationship
Presenter: Master J

April 9
The Generation Gap: Older and Younger Together
Facilitators: Master Taino and slave mordecai, Sir Paul and slave thomas

May 14
Internet: Its effect in the M/s Community
Facilitator: Master Mason, Master Wes and Master Taino

June 11
Balancing Act
Presenter: Lady Lynette

July 9
Our experiences at Butchmanns Academy
Presenters: Master Cliff and slave tilden

Sunday, July 21
Joint Meeting DC-MD-VA Chapters
Tools for Successful Problem Resolution in Lifestyle Relationships
Presenter: Sir Eric Pride, Pride Household, New York City
Location: The Crucible

August 13
NO Meeting this month

September 10
What we learned from at MsC 2013
Facilitator: Master Taino

October 8
A Discussion on Guy Baldwin’s Keynote Speech at MsC 2013
Facilitator: Master Taino

Sunday, November 3
Joint Meeting DC-MD-VA Chapters
A Panel of Powerful slaves
Panelists: slave rene, orja, slave llamb, slave jenna
Moderator: slave paul
Location: The Crucible

November 12
How our Leather History and Traditions affect today’s relationships of Masters and slaves


2012

January 10
Multiple Relationships: Having a life partner and involved at the same time in a Master/slave relationship
Master RT, Master Cliff & slave rene

February 14
Ethics on Master/slave relationships
Presenter: Lady Lynette

March 13
Leadership through Service in Master/slave Relationships
Presenter: Master David Cook, Ph D

April 10
7-chapter Joint Meeting: MAsT DC Pan, MAsT Baltimore MAsT Hampton Roads, MAsT Richmond, MAsT Frederick & MAsT Laurel (Women):
Leather Families: A panel with Master Taíno, Master David Cook & Lady Lynette

May 8
Communication in Master/slave Relationships from the slave perspective
Presenter: slave rene

June 12
Finding valuable resources in the Master/slave Community

July 10
Responsibility and Surrender: Key to Master/slave Relationships
Facilitator: Master Taíno

Saturday. August 11, 1 PM
7-chapter Joint Meeting: MAsT DC Pan, MAsT Baltimore MAsT Hampton Roads, MAsT Richmond, MAsT Frederick & MAsT Laurel (Women):
Spirituality in Master/slave Relationships
Presenter: Sir Stephen, International Master 2005

September 11
What we learned at MsC 2012

October 9
Offering and accepting service
Facilitator: slave david

November 13
7-chapter Joint Meeting: MAsT DC Pan, MAsT Baltimore MAsT Hampton Roads, MAsT Richmond, MAsT Frederick and MAsT Laurel (Women):
Intimacy in a Master/slave Relationship
Presenters: Master D and slave passion
Northeast Master/slave 2012

December
Instead of our monthly meeting, we will hold our annual Holiday Party

2011

January 11
Canceled due to weather

February 8
The challenges of offering and accepting service
Facilitators: slave justin & Master Taíno

March 8
The Challenges of Long Distance M/s Relationships
Master RT & slave henry / Sir Paul & slave thomas

April 12
7-chapter Joint Meeting: MAsT DC Pan, MAsT Baltimore MAsT Hampton Roads, MAsT Richmond, MAsT Manassas and MAsT Frederick:
The History of Master/slave with Vi Johnson

May 10
The Master Manual: A discussion on Jack Rinella's first book (1994)
Facilitator: Master Shawn

June 14
Detecting and Dealing with Abuse in Master/slave Relationships
Facilitator: Master Taíno

July 12
Broken Masters, Broken slaves
Facilitator: Master David Cook, PhD

August 9
8-chapter Joint Meeting: MAsT DC Pan, MAsT Baltimore MAsT Hampton Roads, MAsT Richmond, MAsT Manassas, MAsT Frederick & MAsT Laurel (Women):
Powerful slaves: A panel
slaves ann good pet, rene, orja, ashley & llamb

September 13
What we learned at MsC 2011: sharing our stories

October 11
Applications, Contracts, Collaring Ceremonies, Protocols and Rituals

November 8
8-chapter Joint Meeting: MAsT DC Pan, MAsT Baltimore MAsT Hampton Roads, MAsT Richmond, MAsT Manassas. MAsT Frederick and MAsT Laurel (Women):
Accepting Service in Master/slave Relationships
Master Griffin and slave ann goodpet, Northeast Master/slave 2011

December 20
Instead of our monthly meeting, we will hold our annual Holiday Party

2010

January 12
Reversed Roles: When Masters need to serve their slaves
Facilitator: Master David

February 9
Cancelled due to weather

March 9
Finding the right match... ways to look for your Master or your slave.
Facilitator: Master Taino

April 13
CANCELED DUE TO TRAFFIC ISSUES IN DC

May 11
Joint Meeting with MAsT DC Pan, MAsT Baltimore MAsT Hampton Roads & MAsT Richmond:
Dealing with illness and death in M/s Relationships
Panel: slave justin, Master Taíno and slave david, Master Nick

June 8
The Role of BDSM in Master/slave relationships

July 13
A discussion about SlaveCraft, the book by Guy Baldwin
Facilitator: Master Shawn

August 10 Joint Meeting with MAsT DC Pan, MAsT Baltimore MAsT Hampton Roads and MAsT Richmond:
The State of Education in the Master/slave Community

September 14
What we learned at MsC 2010: sharing our stories

October 12
Protocols, Rules and Etiquette in M/s Relationships
Facilitator; Master David Cook, Ph D

November 10
Joint Meeting with MAsT DC Pan, MAsT Baltimore, MAsT Hampton Roads and MAsT Richmond Service in M/s Relationships
Special Presentation by Master Don and slave orja, Northeast Master/slave 2010

December 18
Instead of our monthly meeting, we will hold our annual Holiday Party

2009

January 13
What it takes for good Mastery

February 10
Master/slave Community Standards of Etiquette
Facilitator: Master Tallen

March 10
The Journey of a Master
Facilitator: Master RT

April 14
Joint Meeting with MAsT DC Pan, MAsT Baltimore and MAsT Hampton Roads:
Ask the Masters - a panel of Masters will answer questions from Masters and slaves alike

May 12
An open discussion with your kink friendly Psychologist
Facilitator: Master David, Ph D

June 9
In the Long Run: Longevity in the Master/slave Community
Presenters: Master Jack McG and slave justin

July 14
Long Terms M/s Relationships

August 11
Joint Meeting with MAsT DC Pan, MAsT Baltimore and MAsT Hampton Roads:
The State of the Master/slave Community: Present and future

September 8
No meeting: Members are encouraged to attend the Master/slave Conference Sept. 4-7. A Regional MAsT Meeting will be held on Monday, September 7 at the hotel.

October 13
Effects of abuse in Master/slave Relationships
Presenter: slave david with Master David Ph D and Master Taíno

November 10
Joint Meeting with MAsT DC Pan, MAsT Baltimore, MAsT Hampton Roads and MAsT Richmond
Life's Lessons: Tears and Triumph
Presenters: Master Steve and slave tami, Northeast Master/slave 2009

December 13
Instead of our monthly meeting, we will hold our annual Holiday Party on Sunday December 13 at Master Taíno's home

2008

January 8
Rewards and Punishments: an open discussion of meanings, purposes and practices.
Facilitator: Master David

February 12
Canceled due to bad weather

March 11
Control in Master/slave relationships: submission or surrendering?

April 8
Joint Meeting with MAsT DC Pan, MAsT Baltimore and MAsT Hampton Roads:
The process to become a slave: petitions, applications and contracts

May 13
Giving and Accepting Service

June 10
"Mastery is about responsibility: what exactly does that mean?

July 8
Joint Meeting with MAsT DC Pan, MAsT Baltimore and MAsT Hampton Roads:
Ask the slaves - a panel of slaves will answer questions from Masters and slaves alike

August 12
No meeting: Members are encouraged to attend the Master/slave Conference and the MAsT Meeting to be held there on Sunday, August 10

September 9
Psychological Factors and Master/slave relationships
Presenter: Master David PhD

October 14
Joint Meeting with MAsT DC Pan, MAsT Baltimore and MAsT Hampton Roads
Offering and accepting service
Presenters: Master Tallen and slave angela, Northeast Master/slave 2008

November 11 Masters in Service
Facilitator: Master Taino

December
Instead of our monthly meeting, we will hold our annual Holiday Party on December 21

2007

January 9
"Fantasy versus reality"
Facilitator: Master Taino

February 13
Canceled because of inclement weather

March 13
Joint Meeting with MAsT DC Pan
"Beyond Sexual Orientation:
A panel discussion on creating M/s relationships among individuals of different sexual orientation"
Panelists: Master Scott and Lady Lynette - Moderator: Master Taino

April 10
Surviving being alone: Masters without slaves and slaves without Masters
Facilitator: servant michael

May 8
Breaking your limits: never say never
Facilitator: slave john

June 12
Solving problems in a M/s relationship
Facilitator: Master Taino

July 10
Joint Meeting with MAsT DC Pan:
Relationships in the M/s Dynamic
Special Guest Speaker: Dr. David

August 14
Fiscal responsibility in M/s relationships
Facilitators: Master Kurt and Sir Kim

September 11
"How we got into the Master/slave lifestyle: sharing life stories"
Facilitator: Master Taino

October 9
Protocols: a discussion
Facilitator: Master Tallen

November 13
Joint Meeting with MAsT DC Pan:
"Creative Play as a Teaching Tool"
Presenters: Lady Lynette and slave lamb, Northeast Master/slave 2007

December 11
Instead of our monthly meeting, we will hold a Holiday Party on Sunday, December 9 at 3 PM at Master Taíno's Residence

2006

January 10
"A Sacred Trust: Spirituality in Master/slave Relationships" Facilitator: slave justin

February 14
"The Role of Love in Master/slave Relationships" Facilitator: Master Kurt

March 14
Joint Meeting with MAsT DC Pan:
Protocols, Rituals and Rules Facilitators: Master Tallen & Master Jack M.

April 11
"Cultivating Command Presence: Facilitator: Master Tallen

May 9
Dealing with major illness in M/s relationships
Master Taino, Master Jack and slave justin

June 13
Maintaining M/s in public setting
Master Taino

July 11
Joint Meeting with MAsT DC Pan:
Asking the tough questions
Master Taino & Master J

August 8
Getting what you want / need from the Master/slave lifestyle
Master Tallen

September 12
"Age: the difficult part of a M/s relationship"
servant michael

October 10
Encouraging communication in the Master/slave relationships
Master Taino

October 17
Special Presentation with MAsT DC Pan:
Hypnosis in the M/s or D/s Relationships
Presenter: Master Murray (HypnoDadNY) from New York City

November 14
Joint Meeting with MAsT DC Pan:
Worthy Mastery / Worthy slavery - Cultivating your best attributes for a long lasting M/s relationship
Presenters: Sir Larry & slave barb - Northeast Master/slave 2006

December 12
6 PM - Holiday Dinner at Dakota Cowgirl
7:30 PM - Planning for 2007 followed by Holiday Social

2005

January 11
"Mastery and slavery... from our own perspective"
Facilitators: Master Taino & slave john

February 8
"The Roles of Authority, Obedience, Discipline and Atonement in a Master/slave Relationship" Facilitator: Master Jack M.

March 8
Joint Meeting with MAsT DC Pan:
"Differences among Dominant/submissive relationships of different sexual orientation"
Facilitators: A panel from both chapters: Master Taino, Master J, Master Jack, Master Nicholai, slave john and slave justin

April 12
'Master or slave or Both'
A group discussion about those who live both lives, or have evolved from one to the other
Facilitator: Master Tallen

May 10
"Long Distance Relationships"
Facilitator: Master Taino

June 14
'The slaves perspective'
A panel of owned slaves discuss their issues and perspectives on their relationships ...
Facilitator: slave john, slave andrew, slave justin

July 12
Joint Meeting with MAsT DC Pan:
Accepting Service
Facilitator: slave raven

August 9
"BDSM in Master/slave Relationships" Facilitator: Master Taino

September 13
“Resources in the Master/slave community"

October 11
"The Journey of the Masters: Never stop learning"
Facilitators: A panel of Masters

November 8
Joint Meeting with MAsT DC Pan:
"Perfecting Life as Master and slave"
Facilitators: Master Jack McG and slave raven, Northeast Master/slave 2005

December 13
6 PM - Holiday Dinner at Dakota Cowgirl
7:30 PM - Year End Review / 2006 Plan Ahead
followed by Holiday Social

2004

September 14
"Maintaining a 24/7 Master/slave relationship"
Facilitators: Master Kurt and slave john

October 12
"Establishing Protocols in M/s Relationships"
Facilitator: Master Tallen

November 9
Joint Meeting with MAsT DC Pan:
"The Care and Maintenance of a M/s Relationship"
Guest Speakers: Sir Stephen & slave catherine, Northeast Master and slave 2004

December 14
6:00 PM - Membership Holiday Dinner at Hamburger Mary's
7:30 PM Meeting:
Year End Review / 2005 Planning followed by Holiday Social