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Oswego to participate in International Synchronized Breastfeeding Celebration

OSWEGO, NY – Announcing Oswego’s second Annual Big Latch On.

The Big Latch On is a community building event held every August to celebrate World Breastfeeding Week.

It involves groups of breastfeeding women coming together at registered locations around the world to all “latch on” (breastfeed) their child or children at a set time.

The Big Latch On – Oswego will be held on August 3 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

This family fun event will be held at Franklin Square Park in Oswego.

Registration will begin at 10 a.m. and the “latch on” will occur promptly at 10:30 a.m.

Immediately following the Big Latch On, participants will be able to engage in a number of family fun activities and a family picnic.

All participants will receive a swag bag full of goodies and have an opportunity to meet other breastfeeding moms in our community.

Thec local event is sponsored and hosted by the Oswego County Breastfeeding Coalition.

We are currently seeking donations, vendors and exhibitors to support this event.

For more information, contact Lisa at 315-216-4622 or e-mail at [email protected]

We will be ordering complimentary advocacy T-shirts for moms and children participating in the event.

Please send a separate e-mail to [email protected] with your name and size requested for you and your little one.

For more information about the Big Latch On please see www.biglatchon.org