Are you an expectant parent interested in learning more about babywearing? Come learn the essentials from us!
This hands-on workshop will guide you through how to wear your baby safely, why babywearing is good for you and baby, and introduce you to many carrier options. You will have the opportunity to see and feel all the carriers that Diaper Lab stocks as well as purchase a carrier to use with your newborn. This workshop is for expectant parents/caretakers only. If you have a babe-in-arms already, please register for our Babywearing BYOB class instead.
Workshops will be held at our retail location at 200 Elm Street North, Cambridge, MA (Davis Square).
So come and check out our great selection of baby carriers from Moby, Baby Hawk, Sakura Bloom, Boba, Beco, Onya, Dolcino, and many others, and learn what will work best for you and your baby. We look forward to seeing you, and don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions!
Course Fee: $20 for 1-2 adults, and $10 for each additional person, up to 4 people per registration. (Larger groups, feel free to contact us to register.)
To register for any of the open classes below, use our online registration form, and indicate the number of adults attending. Please be sure to provide a valid e-mail address you check regularly and at which we can correspond with you to confirm attendance and notify you of any changes.
Crystal was first introduced to babywearing when her first child was born in early 2011. A bit overwhelmed, she went to her first Boston Babywearers meeting for guidance. Her love of babywearing drove her to become a leader with Babywearing International of Greater Boston and help caregivers learn about babywearing.Jen Patashnick
Before Jen's first child even was born, she was excited to wear him, and had collected several carriers. However, it wasn't until she learned of mei tais that her babywearing adventure really began. She has now had the pleasure of wearing both her children for extended periods in every style of carrier and enjoys helping novice babywearers realize how wonderful and life-changing a good carrier can be!
|Babywearing for Expectant Parents|
|register »||Sunday May 28 10:00 am –11:30am|
|register »||Sunday May 28 1:00 pm – 2:30pm|
|register »||Sunday June 11 10:00 am –11:30am|
|register »||Sunday June 11 1:00 pm – 2:30pm|
|register »||Sunday July 2 10:00 am –11:30am|
|register »||Sunday July 2 1:00 pm – 2:30pm|
|register »||Sunday July 30 10:00 am –11:30am|
|register »||Sunday July 30 1:00 pm – 2:30pm|
|register »||Sunday August 27 10:00 am –11:30am|
|register »||Sunday August 27 1:00 pm – 2:30pm|
|register »||Sunday September 17 10:00 am –11:30am|
|register »||Sunday September 17 1:00 pm – 2:30pm|
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200 Elm Street
Somerville, MA 02144