NEWS AND UPCOMING EVENTS
Our monthly meeting location has changed! Meetings are now being held in the basement of the Holy Trinity Anglican Church, 4909 52nd St. The resource library will still be available to moms.
2015 World Breastfeeding Week events:
- NWT-Wide Photo Contest: “Eat Local”
- “Breastmilk” Documentary Screening and Panel Discussion
- 2015 Breastfeeding Challenge and Parenting Resource Fair
- Breastfeeding Art Exhibition
Photo Contest: Showcasing the beauty and uniqueness of breastfeeding in the NWT
This year’s theme is “Eat Local”. Submit your favourite breastfeeding photo by posting on our Facebook group or sending it to email@example.com along with the category it belongs in (breastie, amateur or professional). Photo submissions will be posted in a contest album on our Facebook page Sept 26-30, and everyone can help vote by “liking” your favourites! Come out and vote for the winners at the Breastfeeding Challenge and Parent Resource Fair where finalists will be featured! Winners will be revealed at our Art Exhibition October 9th.
“Breastmilk” Documentary Screening and Panel Discussion
Friday October 2nd at 6:30 pm Moms, Boobs and Babies is hosting a documentary screening of the film “Breastmilk” at the Legislative Assembly followed by a Q&A Panel discussion with various health professionals. This is a free event and everyone is welcome!
2015 Breastfeeding Challenge and Parenting Resource Fair
Join us Saturday October 3rd 10am-12pm at the Legislative Assembly (latch-on challenge at 11am). Come out to support breastfeeding and for info on parent resources, lots of fun and entertainment for kids, food & refreshments, door prizes and taxi vouchers available!
Breastfeeding Art Exhibition
This event will be held October 9th and will showcase finalists of our photo challenge as well as other works of art relating to breastfeeding and raising babies, henna body painting and more! More information on the art exhibition will be available shortly.