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    Winter 2011 Listing of Events

    Morning Cygnus Lactation Services
    Location 402 N. Seymour Mundelein, IL
    Monthly Second Friday Morning 10 a.m. – noon
    Jan 14, Feb 11, Mar 11, Apr 8

    Morning Be By Baby
    Location 1654 W Roscoe St Chicago IL 60657
    Monthly First Tuesday Morning 11 – 12:30 p.m.
    Jan 4, Feb 1, Mar 1, Apr 5

    Evening Grayslake Area Public Library, Room ABC
    Location 100 Library Lane, Grayslake, IL
    Monthly Thursday Evening 6:15 – 8:15 pm
    Jan 27, Feb 17, Mar 24, Apr 28, May 26, June 23

    Morning Algonquin Public Library, Harnish Room
    Location 2600 Harnish Dr, Algonquin, IL
    Monthly Last Thursday Morning 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
    Jan 20, Feb 24, Mar 17

    Morning Waukegan Public Library, Bradbury Room
    Location 128 North County Street, Waukegan, IL
    Monthly Last Thursday Morning 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Jan 27, Feb 24, Mar 31, Apr 28

2010 International Babywearing Week Celebration

The Lake County Babywearers is pleased to announce its event to help celebrate International Babywearing week. 

 Come celebrate with us

Sunday, October 10 from 12:30 – 2:30 at The Little Gym in Gurnee.   

It will be an afternoon of  learning and fun.  We will be educating the public on safe babywearing, helping moms, dads and caregivers get their little ones into carriers, and trying out different types of carriers.   We will have Little Gym staff running open gymnastics and games in the gymnastics area for all ages, primarily toddler’s and preschoolers.

We will be holding raffles to give away:

– a Sakura Bloom Ring Sling

– an Anaju Bamboo Baby Wrap donated by 3TreeDesign

– a Catbird Pikkolo donated by Catbird

– an Action Baby Carrier donated by Heavenly Hold

– several childrens doll carriers

– and several other items

 Due to having staffed Little Gym associates we would love to have a count of how many will be attending, so please leave a comment and let us know that you are coming and how many you plan on bringing.
 
This event is made FREE to the public by the Lake County Babyewearers.
 
Cannot make the event but want a chance to win one of the raffle prizes? Email hyacynthworth {at} yahoo {dot}.
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12 Responses

  1. I’ll be there with my 19 month old son. Looking forward to the event!

  2. I wish I could be there but just told my playgroup about it! Lucky mama who wins the SB!! : )

  3. I’ll be there. My husband might bring my boys by for a while.

  4. We’ll be there– myself, both boys, and the husband. Can’t wait!

  5. I’m super excited about this awesome event. I’ll be there with my two girls! Donno about my hubby…he wants to go cheer a friend in the Chicago Marathon…we’ll have to see!

  6. So excited to be at the event! Cannot wait to meet some new babywearing parents. 🙂

  7. I’m about 80% sure I’ll be there with my 1.5 year old 🙂

  8. I’ll try to make it. It’d be just me and my 15 month old.

  9. We’ll be there! Janelle, hubby and boys will be there too, can’t wait to see you all!

  10. Eloise (4 month old) and I will stop by to check things out, thank you:)

  11. I will be there with my 6 month old son. Older son and hubby are might join us, but not sure yet. Thanks so much for organizing this event. Can’t wait to meet everyone.

  12. I will be there with my 2.5 year old daughter! I’m very interested in learning about the different types of wraps/slings/etc for my next baby!

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