Thursday, February 21, 2013
Expecting a baby? Trying to have a baby? Or maybe you just like babies? BabyEarth invites all baby enthusiasts to join them in a day of preparing for your bundle of joy with Baby U: Getting Ready for Baby. On Saturday, Feburary 23, 2013, from 9:30 a.m. - 3 p.m., BabyEarth is bringing together a slew of experts with informative talks, interactive Q&A and hands on experience. Additionally there will be a few vendors set up with tables for you to browse between talks. This event is free, but interested guests must register for a ticket through Eventbrite.
- 10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. - Infant Safety. Alison Coleman, the Baby Guru, will review issues such as safe sleep, car seat safety, baby proofing, and more.
- 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. - Car Seat Installation. Sarah Baker, certified car seat installation expert, will review how to properly install your car seat.
- 11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. - Non-toxic Home and Baby. Toxic chemicals are poorly regulated and are found in everything from cleaning products to body lotion. Hatch Baby Planners will teach you how to take a proactive approach to keeping your family and your home free of these harmful substances.
- 1:00 p.m. -1:30 p.m. - Creating a Birthing Plan. Having a plan relieves some of the stress of child birth. Chan McDermott will teach a seminar on the things you should consider when you create a birthing plan.
- 1:45 p.m. -3:00 p.m. - Birthing Options Panel. Join a team of experts to review your options for birth. Deciding what is right for you is a tough job when you have so many options. This birthing panel will talk about your options and answer your questions, so come prepared. The panel will include: Dr. Catherine Brown from Capital Ob/gyn; Chan McDermott, child birth instructor; Leticia Moran, a birth and postpartum Doula, and more.
- Babywearing International Greater Austin Chapter
- Little Miss Pepper designs
- Swaddling station
- And more!
You may also be interested in Baby Brunch, which is happening at BabyEarth on Sunday!
BabyEarth Round Rock
106 E Old Settlers Blvd
Round Rock, TX
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