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Working on a laptop outside at Bare Oaks Family Naturist Park
Now that we have a fibre optic internet feed, it has become clear that we must replace our WiFi network. The current system on the property has been in place for well over a decade and there have been a number of upgrades over the years. But there is no getting away from the fact that it is a limited system that was built in an ad hoc manner. With the addition of the high speed wireless connection 3 years ago and now the fibre connection, the demand for streaming entertainment and video conferencing has been steadily growing. We need ...
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Video Library at Bare Oaks Family Naturist Park
Bare Oaks now has a video library that makes available some of the movies and videos that are in our collection. It is important to note that many videos are not consistent with naturist values. Many of them include content that is misleading, inaccurate, inappropriately titillating, sexist, objectifying, and exploitative. We have included them in the library because they offer context about how naturists were and are portrayed by mainstream society – sometimes with the cooperation of naturists themselves!The video server also gives access to the live local television channels that we capture with the antenna on our tower. These ...
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Fibre Optic Internet at Bare Oaks
Bare Oaks is now connected to the internet via a fibre optic connection. The image is of a single 'naked' core of fibre optic cabling coming into our telecom closet. Yet through that wire, experiments with 'flexible grid' technology have shown that you get get speeds in excess of one Tbps through a single core. What does that mean? Currently, we generally measure internet speed in Mbps. Gbps are 1,000 times faster and Tbps are a further 1,000 times faster! Of course, we have not contracted for anywhere near that much speed. But it means that as demand grows, we ...
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Meditation with Nikki
Tuesdays, 8pmLocation: Bare Oaks Family Naturist Park or OnlineLength: 45 minutesBring: a yoga mat or similar, two rectangular pillows, and one blanket (if remote also have a chair handy)Cost: $7https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/naturist-meditation-with-nikki-tickets-128029480623For many who visit Bare Oaks, a simple stroll around the grounds could be considered a moving meditation. With the reduction of typical stimuli, we open ourselves to the natural beauty around every corner. We become aware of the trees, their shape and sway. The colour of the water, the sound of the stream, the way the light glistens as it flows. The temperature of the air on your skin, the ...
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Yoga Now Available All Year
For the first time, yoga with Nikki will continue indefinitely and all year! It is available both in person in the clubhouse (as long as pandemic safety rules allow it) and online. Every Saturday from 11am until noon. As always, both novices and veterans are welcome.There's no minimum attendance so, if only one person shows up, it's happening.https://www.BareOaks.ca/yoga/Online: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/naturist-yoga-with-nikki-tickets-107990552650Important notices:Non-members must register in the office before participating if attending in person. Online participants must purchase their ticket in advance.The yoga classes are provided by an independent individual. Bare Oaks Family Naturist Park only coordinates the arrangement and is not responsible ...
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