There are so many fun things happening! Look below for workshops (times in RED!)
Get in Line!
Attractions start before the fair even begins! Arrive early and be one of the first 250 families to receive a swag bag full of freebies, samples, and coupons! Get registered to win a door prize! While you wait in line, there will be entertainment provided to keep you and your family busy!
The Greater Lansing Baby Fair has programming for all! Join local dads from Willow Tree Family Center and more for knowledge, camaraderie, and support. There will be a lounge for Dads to connect and learn.
Learn many ways to keep your family healthy from babyhood to beyond. Stop by for nutrition and exercise tips, dental health information, and more!
Join Capital Area District Library for activities, crafts, and hourly story times with some of your favorite characters! Find out more information about CADL and the many resources it can offer your whole family. Also grab your library card, as sign up will be available!
Lansing Doula Network
Meet the Lansing Doula Network for information, education, and support. The LDN’s goals include creating a network of doulas and providing support through professional development opportunities, helping improve community knowledge of doulas, increasing the number of births attended by doulas in Ingham county and improving birth outcomes in Ingham County.
Stop by throughout the day to learn comfort measure techniques for pregnancy and labor!
As a new parent, it is easy to forget that you are your child’s first teacher, and learning starts from day one! Stop by and learn how reading, singing, and other simple activities can support optimal development and strong relationships between caregiver and child. Meet experts from Capital Area District Libraries, WKAR, and The Great Start Collaborative who will be providing parent information to foster your child’s social, emotional, and intellectual growth!
Fun, interactive workshops for toddlers and children happening ALL DAY!
Learn how to bond with your baby, free up your hands, and enjoy safe babywearing with the certified and trained leadership team from Mid-Michigan Babywearers. Become a member today and receive a special discount on your one year membership! MMBW will also be giving away prizes, so make sure you stop by to meet the team!
Rock & Rest
Take a load off, stay a while. Find comfy chairs to feed your baby and a place to change diapers inside the event hall. Local lactation experts from La Leche League of East Lansing, La Leche League Delta Waverly, MI Breastfeeding Network, Baby Cafe, and the Capital Area Breastfeeding Coalition will be on hand if you need immediate support.
There are lots of ways to keep your family safe. Stop by and meet Child Passenger Safety Technicians (CPST) and other local area safety experts including Lansing Fire Department, Lansing Police Department, Do1Thing, and more!
Self Care Space
Relaxation? We think so! Stop by and meet local massage therapists and estheticians who can show you how to relax in five minutes or less. Zoom by and zone out – you deserve it!