International Babywearing Week is approaching!!!

International Babywearing Week? What’s that?

Well, International Babywearing Week(or IBW for short) is an annual outreach event sponsored by Babywearing International. It is a week-long opportunity to celebrate, promote, advocate for, and focus media attention on the many benefits of babywearing. We are having events ALL WEEK LONG. Yes, you heard that right, all week long!!!

ALL WEEK: participate in our IBW activities for your chance
to win giveaways and earn entries for our raffle prizes.

>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> TUESDAY 10/4 <<<<<<<<<<<<<<<
5-7pm Monthly BWI Meeting Get hands-on help from accredited
babywearing educators, visit with other baby-wearing families, and
check out carriers from our lending library.
*Mid-Columbia Library in Kennewick

>>>>>>>>>>>>>> WEDNESDAY 10/5 <<<<<<<<<<<<
10am Photo Scavenger Hunt Join fellow babywearing moms
on a photo scavenger hunt to find different ‘seats’ throughout the mall.
*Meet us at Starbucks in Barnes & Noble

>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>THURSDAY 10/6 <<<<<<<<<<<<<
6-8pm Babywearing 101 Join BWI of SEWA at Swanky Babies in
Pasco for basic babywearing 101, featuring carriers that Swanky Babies
has to offer. For caregivers and children being worn only please.
*6403 Burden Blvd, Pasco WA

>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>FRIDAY 10/7 <<<<<<<<<<<<<<<
^11am Serve your community Help make our community a
more beautiful place by joining us for some litter pickup. This is a family
friendly event. We will meet at the North end of 1000 Columbia park Trail.

^5-7pm Beer & Babywearing Grab a bite to eat and a cold drink
with your fellow babywearing friends at Ice Harbor Brewery.
*206 N. Benton St, Kennewick WA

>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> SATURDAY 10/8 <<<<<<<<<<<<<
11-2pm Field Day & Picnic Bring the family down to Wye Park in
Richland for activities and treats! BYOF (bring your own food) and a blanket.
*1600 Columbia Park Trl. Richland WA

>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> SUNDAY 10/9 <<<<<<<<<<<<<<
2pm Badger Hike Get that ‘seat’ in shape! Join us at the Badger
Trailhead for a family hike.
*1294 White Bluffs St. Richland WA

>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>MONDAY 10/10 <<<<<<<<<<<<<
^10am Babywearing Yoga Join us for some easy babywearing yoga
at the Kennewick library. Please bring only children being worn.
*Mid-Columbia Library in Kennewick

5-7pm LulaRoe Fundraiser Find something new that suits your ‘seat’!
A small portion of purchases will go towards BWI of SEWA.
*Bellerive Springs Clubhouse, 1625 Larkspur Dr.  Richland WA

Our volunteers are VERY excited for IBW this year, and we have some AMAZING giveaways planned for all of our events.

Just showing up to the events listed above gets you 5 tickets towards the BIG raffle items. Yes, just showing up and signing in!! How awesome is that?! If you decide to become a dues paying member during IBW we are doing a DISCOUNTED membership of 25$ all throughout the week(October 4th-10th), you get 10 entries towards one of the BIG prizes. We are super excited to see everyone!!!

We are wanting to take a minute to thank our Sponsors, whether they donated something for a giveaway, or are hosting one of our meetings.