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Annual Baby Fair

By Paul Butler

January 23, 2015

The Young Families Health Initiative Committee of Lake County is asking for Sponsors, Exhibitors and Volunteers for Annual Baby Fairs 

Lake County – The 26th Annual Baby Fair: “An Event for First Time Parents” is scheduled at the following locations:

 

April 11th Program begins promptly at 2:00 PM

Clermont Arts and Recreation Center

3700 S. Highway 27, Clermont

May 16th

Program begins promptly at 1:00 PM

The Father’s House

2301 South Street, Leesburg

June 6th

Program begins promptly at 2:00 PM

Eustis Community Center

601 North Shore Drive, Eustis

The Young Families Health Initiative Committee of Lake County is coordinating the events Cooperating agencies include:  Florida Department of Health Lake County, UF/IFAS Lake County Extension, Early Learning Coalition, Healthy Families, and Kids Central.   The mission of the Young Families Health Initiative Committee is to have a positive effect on the lives of Lake County families through prenatal and postnatal education. 

The Young Families Health Initiatives Committee is asking organizations to help celebrate these events through a gift or monetary sponsorship. Donation of baby items is needed. Examples of items needed include diapers, wipes, etc. and are provided to local families.  In addition, volunteers are needed to help coordinate the event.

These events are open to women who are currently pregnant and new first time parents, including Dads, and will include information, education and presentations on healthy lifestyles, child safety, early learning, and positive parenting.  Pre-registration is not required and there is no cost for the event.  For more information regarding the event, please contact Event Chairperson, Jamie Hanja at (352) 255-6099.