Special Feature Area
Staffed by the Memphis Birth Collective. They will answer your questions and provide information on childbirth and natural childbirth practices
Come learn about all aspects of baby and child safety---home, car, sleeping, and lots more. There will ne ongoing demos throughout the day on car seat safety and examples of home safety for all ages of children. The Brian Callies Foundation and Ministries will be providing "Free" Child IDs that include pictures and fingerprints, as well as free gun locks and setting up an emergency healthcare folder. Visitors to this area will be eligible for special door prizes that will include car seats, "Pack and Plays," and safety items.
Pickles and Ice Cream
Sponsored by Prairie Farms Dairy--expecting moms (and everyone else too) can stop by for a scoop of ice cream and a dill pickle to conquer that famous pregnancy craving
Mom's Relaxation Station
Sponsored by Mary Kay Cosmetics-- Moms can drop in for a little relaxation and pampering when they need a moment away from all the other activity--Sharon Carney-Wright and her team of professionals will offer pampering & make-up tips for mom. Memphis Massage Institute will be available to provide mini chair massages.
Come visit area experts for answers to all your questions! We will give you information to help you get started, stay successful, and access resources you might need along the way. Representatives from the Memphis Area Lactation Consultants Association, Shelby County Breastfeeding Coalition, and area hospitals will be staffing this area.
Memphis Moms Blog is sponsoring and setting up a comfy nursing and diaper changing area as part of this zone. Visitors to this area will be eligible to enter a special drawing for breastfeeding items that will include nursing pillows and other accessories
Education and fun activities which will include face painting, visits from popular children's characters, and an inflatable obstacle course for kid and adult fun. Baptist Children's Hospital will be on hand to provide information on staying healthy and sponsor a special "Teddy Bear Clinic" where children can bring their "injured plush friend" for a little TLC to make them all better again! Visitors to this zone will be eligible to sign up for special door prizes