NMMC Women's Hospital to Host Baby Fair, Aug. 24
North Mississippi Medical Center Women’s Hospital will host a Baby Fair from 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, Aug. 24, for new and expectant parents.
The free event will be held at the NMMC Women’s Hospital, 4566 S. Eason Blvd. Vendors at Baby Fair will be emphasizing infant and child safety. Drawings will be held for several prizes, including the Grand Prize from Woodland Furniture—a Lifetime crib—as well as four $100 gift certificates toward baby bedding.
NMMC’s Baby Fair will provide information about Wonderful Beginnings early pregnancy, prepared childbirth, Lamaze, Cesarean birth, breastfeeding, sibling and grandparenting classes. Lactation consultants and breastfeeding educators will also be on hand.
Infant/toddler CPR, first aid and “Caring for Your Newborn” sessions will be offered throughout the event. Expectant parents who are at least seven months pregnant can get pre-admitted during the Baby Fair. Tours of the labor and delivery area will be offered every 10 minutes.
For more information about Baby Fair, call (662) 377-7485 or 1-800-THE DESK (1-800-843-3375).