Upcoming LLL USA Events

Happy expecting couple. Man standing behind woman with both their hands on her belly.While we still have weeks of summer remaining, many families are looking ahead to the start of school and the busyness and activities that accompany Autumn. It’s no different for those who are planning events in areas connected with LLL USA. September marks the start of a busy season of Area conferences. So check your calendar and make plans to attend a family-friendly conference near you. If you would like to share information about an upcoming event, please send details to [email protected].

September 8-10: LLL of the Sunshine State Healthcare Provider Seminar and Parenting Conference. Sheraton Lake Buena Vista Resort, Orlando, Florida. Featuring Elizabeth C. Brooks, JD, IBCLC (LLC). Continuing Education Units offered. For more information, contact Tiffany at [email protected] or go to lllsunshinestate.org/conference/ or www.facebook.com/LLLSunStateConference/.

October 6-8: LLL of North Carolina Breastfeeding and Parenting Conference: “Breastfeeding: Giving Our Children Roots and Wings.” Winston-Salem Marriott, Winston-Salem, North Carolina. For more information, contact [email protected] or join the Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/LLLofNCAreaConference.

October 13: LLL of Colorado/Wyoming Healthcare CE Conference.

October 14: LLL of Colorado/Wyoming Leader Day. Featuring Dr. James McKenna, PhD, at both events. For more information, go to www.lllcoloradowyoming.org/professional-seminar.html.

October 14: LLL of Michigan Breastfeeding & Parenting Conference: “Living, LLLoving, and Learning.” Genesis The Church, Royal Oak, Michigan. For more information, contact Jeanette at [email protected] or go to www.lalecheleagueofmichigan.org/event.html.

November 2-3: LLL of Wisconsin Continuing Education Event. Hilton Garden Inn—Milwaukee Park Place. Featuring Diana West, IBCLC, and co-author of The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding, 8th Edition, (2010), and Sweet Sleep: Nighttime and Naptime Strategies for the Breastfeeding Family (2014). For more information, contact Melanie at [email protected] or go to LLLofWI.org.

November 11: LLL of Maine/New Hampshire Area Conference: “Peaceful Families, Peaceful World.” Sea Roads School, Kennebunk, Maine. For more information, contact Allison at [email protected] or go to http://www.lllofmenh.org/2017-area-conference.html.

Please send your ideas to Amy at [email protected].

National Breastfeeding Month is August 1-31.

Live, Love, Latch! is a National Breastfeeding Month celebration presented by La Leche League USA and hosted by LLL Groups throughout the country.

Check out the Live, Love, Latch! website to learn more https://sites.google.com/site/livelovelatch/home