The 9th Annual Pregnancy & Baby Fair
Saturday, April 29th, 10 AM – 2 PM, 2017
Athens Community Center
701 E. State Street, Athens, Ohio 45701
The Birth Circle invites you to the Athens Community Center for our FREE spring event, where you can find great family, pregnancy and baby resources. You can talk with healthcare professionals, midwives, doulas, childcare providers, photographers and other local service providers while shopping for local items as well as national brands. We’ll have dozens of vendors with essential goods for the childbearing years, demonstrations, and information about local services. This event has no admission charge and is open to the public. Mark your calendar for a fun-filled day of building community and exploring your local family resources!
The day’s schedule will include:
Spring gardening activity for kids
Cloth Diapering with Cradled in Joy Birth and Parenting Education
Music with Central Ohio Music Therapy
Coffee and refreshments for sale
Raffle with tons of awesome prizes (see list below). Tickets will be $2 each or 3 for $5.
Shopping and information tables (check back for updates!):
OhioHealth O’Bleness Hospital, Laughing Moon Midwifery, Athens CASA/GAL Program, The Athens Real Estate Company, Central Ohio Music Therapy, LLC, Cradled in Joy, LuLaRoe Amber Young, Marietta Henna, 31, Pure Romance by Melissa Savage , Simply Austin, Andrea’s Tupperware, Ebb & Flow Lactation Services, Haven Baby Co., Vicky Allen with BeautiControl, Hopewell Health Centers/WIC program, Athens City County Health Department, Athens In Home Services, Brittany Grace Photography, Holzer Health System, Usborne Books & More, Initial Outfitters, dōTERRA Essential Oils, Perfectly posh, Young Living Essential Oils, Busy Bags by Liz, Athens County Help Me Grow and Early Childhood Programs, Emma’s Bath Delights, Melanie Linscott DOULA, United HealthCare Community Plan, Matilda Jane Clothing Boutique with Carmilla Butcher.
Registration is now closed for vendors and exhibitors. For questions and information, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please send your payment by 4/8/2017 to The Birth Circle, PO BOX 665, Athens, Ohio 45701. Make checks payable to The Birth Circle. You may also click here to pay online.
For questions and information, please contact Beverly Osterland at email@example.com.
The 2017 Pregnancy & Baby Fair would not be possible without the generous support of our sponsors:
And a big THANKS to the businesses who are donating raffle prizes for this year’s event. Look at these wonderful prizes!
From Laughing Moon Midwifery:
- Personal Babywearing Class for up to 5 people
- Sacred Pregnancy Package including certificate for belly casting, certificate for placenta encapsulation, Birthing From Within art class, Equinox Botanicals pregnancy tincture and belly balm, and certificate for henna
- Certificate for birth photography
From LuLaRoe Amber Young, a pair of kid’s leggings and a pair of adult leggings
- A goodie bag with $50 gift certificate
- A GroVia gift set
- Rare ONE Kickstarter wet bag and mini magic stick
- A Barefoot Books gift set
From Esali Birth
- Gift Certificate for 1 Prenatal Skype Mentoring Session
- Gift Certificate for 1 Postpartum Skype Breastfeeding Mentoring Session
- Gift Certificate for $100 off Labor Doula Support
- Baby Basket Single Month Subscription Box – Includes: – 30 Days access to Esali Birth Online birth series – Reflections journal – Herbs, jar, label, positive scrolls, plus instructions for Prenatal Tea Blend Craft
A gift package of baby/toddler teething toys and bandana bibs by Simply Austin
Four $25 gift certificates to Jackie O’s Brew Pub or Public House (uptown)
Multi-pack of reusable nursing pads and jar of organic and lanolin free nipple balm by bamboobies
Gift certificate for 3 hours professional organizing valued at $120 by Real World Organizing
4 Chocolate Bars by Petru Chocolate Truck
TUPPERWARE by Chandra Smyers, Chandrastupperware@gmail.com
GoBus tickets and other fun items
Handmade ceramic mug and Mother’s Milk Lactation Tea from The Herbal Sage Tea Company
$50 gift certificate to Athens Uncorked
Two $20 gift certificates to be used towards any dog training service at Connecting Spirits
A jar of Body sugar scrub, bath bombs, a loofah Soap, and a Massage bar soap from Emma’s Bath Delights
Tupperware Shape-O Ball by Andrea’s Tupperware
Matilda Jane Clothing Trunk experience and $50 gift card from Matilda Jane Clothing Boutique with Carmilla Butcher TK #338639
Things to Spot book from Usborne Books & More Peggy Lewis
Sore Muscle Rub, Sleep Balm, and Lip Balm from W.S. Badger Company, Inc.
Milk trays and breast pads from Milkies