Series Meetings

Series meetings are held at the Bordentown Library in Bordentown, NJ.

Meetings are the second Friday of each month year-round and cycle through a four-topic rotation.

Meet & Greet at 10:15 AM         

Meetings begin at 10:30 AM

Below is a sampling of the topics that might be discussed:

I. The Advantages of Breastfeeding 

May 12, Sep 8, 2017

  • What preparations should be made before baby arrives?
  • What makes human milk the superior infant food?
  • What are the advantages to the mother, father, and siblings?

II. There's a New Baby in Your Life

Feb 10, Jun 9, Oct 13, 2017

  • How does baby get started breastfeeding?
  • How often/long should baby nurse?
  • How do meals and housework get done with a new baby?
  • What is the father’s role?

III. Breastfeeding & Avoiding Difficulties

Mar 10, Jul 14, Nov 3 (one week early due to Veterans Day), 2017

  • What if baby seems fussy all the time?
  • How do other parents handle nighttime waking?
  • Can sore nipples be helped or prevented?

IV. Nutrition & Weaning

Apr 7 (one week early due to Good Friday), Aug 11, Dec, 2017

  • Why breastfeed beyond three months?
  • What are the best foods to feed a baby? A toddler?
  • When and how does baby wean?