Wednesday, July 13, 2011

2011 World Breastfeeding Week in Flagstaff

Breastfeeding is most successful when mothers are supported by a network of family, friends, employers and the community. Show your support by attending World Breastfeeding Events in your community.

Here are the events in Flagstaff this year:

Sunday July 31st: WBW kick-off at the Flagstaff Community Farmer's Market (211 W Aspen Ave). Information and a raffle. 8am-12pm 

Monday August 1st: Open house at Womancare Midwifery (20 E. Cherry Ave.) Maternity and infant clothing exchange,  refreshments and a free raffle. 10am-3pm 

Tuesday August 2nd: Screening of Latching On: The Politics of Breastfeeding In America at East Flagstaff Library (3000 N 4th St) 6-8 pm 

Wednesday August 3rd: Cafe Ole' restaurant (121 S San Francisco St). 10% of the day's profit go to ABC.

Thursday August 4th: Webcast breastfeeding lecture by Dr. Jack Newman at FMC, McGee Auditorium, 9am-4pm
Refreshments and free raffle. Register for free online at​m/s/LATCHAZJackNewman

Friday August 5th: First Friday Art Walk at Sundara (22 E Rt 66) Breastfeeding art, information and free raffle. 6pm-9pm

Saturday August 6th: Potluck Picnic with La Leche League of Flagstaff at Sawmill Park (703 E Sawmill Rd). Children's activities hosted by Willow Bend Environmental Education Center, bounce house, raffle and giveaways 10:30am-1pm

1 comment:

  1. My friend was recently talking about the event and was collecting some info so that she can also participate in that as well. I will share this with her. Thanks for sharing.