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"Breastfeeding:  How to Get Started and Keep Going! Including Solid Foods and Weaning"

Breastfeeding Educational Series (Fall 2015) - Free to MSU faculty, staff, and student moms and dads

Although breastfeeding is natural, it is a learned skill. This four-part program is designed to give pregnant women and their partners information on preparing to breastfeed and strategies for continuing to breastfeed upon returning to work.

Presenter: Mary Machowicz RN, Expectant Parents Organization

Fall/Spring Dates: TBA
Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Location: Nisbet Building, Room 250

Cost: Free!
Week 1: Introduction to Breastfeeding: Benefits, How Breastfeeding Works
Week 2: Baby is Here! – Getting Started – The Mechanics of Breastfeeding – positioning, latching on, feeding patterns, challenges
Week 3: Maintaining Breastfeeding – lifestyle, Expressing and Storing Milk, Returning to work
Week 4: Breastfeeding Transitions: Introducing Solid Foods and Weaning 
 

Eldercare Series 2015

  

Sessions are FREE and open to the public!  RSVP by calling Family Resource Center at 517-432-3745 or by email: frc@hr.msu.edu

 


Special Events 2015

Take Your Child To Work Day

Bring your child to work with you and give them the opportunity to not only learn what you do but also tour and learn about the operations of other departments on the campus of MSU!  Children will enjoy some hands on activities, have a chance to meet Sparty, and most importantly hang out with their parents at work for a day!

When:  Thursday, April 23, 2015
Time:  Tours begin at 8:30am with the last tour beginning at 2:30pm

Click here for a detailed list of tours and times.

Living Optimally 2015 (Formally known as Optimal Aging)

Date:  Thursday, October 15, 2015
Check-in: 8:30am
Program begins at 9:00am

The goal of this program is to provide our audience with real-life solutions and practical advice to age optimally. 
Everyone is invited; including seniors, family caregivers and community providers.

Ligt breakfast and refreshments will be served.

Eagle Eye Golf Club
1550 Chandler Road
East Lansing, MI  48823

RSVP click here.


This even is FREE, however advanced registration is required.

Questions call:  MSU Family Resource Center (517) 432-3745