Official 2016 #BWICweek events

Official 2016 #BWICweek events

Babywearing in Canada week takes place from May 21, 2016, to May 28, 2016.

Here are the official events registered to date.  Each event will qualify the planner for entry into our giveaways – and you can register up to three.

Prince George BC
Event planner: Char Duncan
Lheidli T’enneh Memorial Park: Just a walk in the park for fresh air and Babywearing!
Date: May 21, 2016
Time: 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Medicine Hat AB
Event planner: Holly Mitchell
Echo Dale Regional Park
Date: May 28, 2016
Time: 11:00 am
Join the event!

Grande Prairie AB
Event planner: Jessica Matwiiw
Muskoseepi Park
Date: May 26, 2016
Time: 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Group affiliation: Grande Prairie Lending Library

Red Deer AB
Event planner: Amy McMillan from Live, Love, Carry on
Heritage Ranch and Kerrywood
Date: May 25, 2016
Time: 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Group affiliation: Event page on FB

Dauphin MB
Event planner: Dauphin Babywearers
Vermillion Park
Date: May 26, 2016
Time: 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Group affiliation: Event in closed group on FB

Collingwood ON
Event planner: Laura Rice
Sunset Point
Date: May 25, 2016
Time: 2:30 – 3:30 pm
Event information: Come on out for a special meet up for all care givers. Big thank you to Naledi Stones from Georgian Bay Area Salsa Babies for setting up this event as well as teaching us how to Salsa dance with our little dance partners snuggled close.

Ottawa ON
Event planner: Melissa Nadeau
Mer Bleue Conservation Area
Date: May 26, 2016
Time: 10:00 am
Event information: We’re a bunch of moms who had their babies at roughly the same time, and have been getting together weekly for walks before heading off to a local coffee shop.

Ottawa ON
Event planner: Andria Patterson
Private home, Orleans ON ( a borough of Ottawa)
Date: May 27, 2016
Time: 1:00 pm
Event information: A bunch of moms with April Due dates getting together to share stories and learn about babywearing.

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