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2017 Portland Mom and Baby Expo

The Second Annual Portland Mom and Baby Expo is on Friday, May 5th from 12N-4pm and Saturday, May 6th from 10am-4pm at the Portland Expo Building.

Come browse through close to 80 vendors – see all the wonderful products, services and resources available to new moms and moms-to-be in the Portland, Maine area!

Two days of fun and information gathering for moms, moms-to-be, dads, babies, toddlers, and grandparents.  The Portland Mom and Baby Expo is a unique chance to explore and connect with more than 80 local and national businesses and services who are dedicated to the health and wellness of moms, babies and new families.

The 2017 Portland Mom and Baby Expo is sponsored by Acelleron.

Highlights include free seminars on both days on a variety of topics, including  a Toddler Yoga class from Jade Integrated Health, Other seminar topics include: infant sleep, baby wearing, Car Seat Safety, tips on pumping and going back to work, and more.  For a complete list, please click here.

The Babywearing Corner will be staffed by leading national baby wearing expert, Kristi Hayes-Devlin who is a Maine Native, the owner of Wrapsody and the founder of the BCIA (Baby Carrier Industry Alliance).  Kristi will be assisted by the Southern Maine Babywearers.  You are welcome to stop by wearing any type of baby carrier and get 5 minutes of hands on help with it to make sure your carrier is as comfortable and safe is it can be for both you and your baby. The experts will offer tips, tweaks, and tricks to improve the fit of your carrier.  You can also try a variety of different types of baby carriers from their lending library while you stroll around the Expo.

A private Nursing Nook, sponsored by Danish Woolen Delight, will also be available.  The Nursing Nook provides a quieter area for parents to feed and change their babies.  The Nursing Nook will be located immediately off of the lobby and feature a quiet space with dim lighting, plenty of comfortable seating and a changing table.

Gather information, enter to win tons of prizes, meet a friend for lunch and more!

“Women in Portland are so fortunate to live here because there are so many caring and compassionate businesses and services here who are dedicated to the health and well being of moms, babies and families,” says Darcy Sauers, Assistant Show Director. “We are so excited to bring all these resources together for one weekend to make it easier for expecting and new families to do their research.”

Loveable mascots from the Portland area will also be around and taking selfies with the moms and kids!  See Slugger the Sea Dog from the Portland Sea Dogs,  Crusher from the Maine Red Claws and more.

Portland Mom and Baby Expo is a place for Portland, Maine moms to connect

Make a plan to meet your mom friends at the Portland Mom and Baby Expo.  Stroll the aisles together, grab lunch, do some shopping.

To see a complete list of the vendors who will be at the Portland Mom and Baby Expo please click here.

 

 

Admission is $5 for adults.  Babies and kids are free.  Tickets can be purchased in advance online here or at the door on the days of the Expo.

Eventbrite - Portland Mom & Baby Expo

www.portlandmomandbabyexpo.com

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MEDIA CONTACT: Jonathan Sauers

603-988-4682

jonathan@baylemountainmarketing.com

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