Aug. 3: 'Big Latch On'

UD Laboratory Preschool to host 'Big Latch On' event

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7:59 a.m., Aug. 1, 2013--The University of Delaware Laboratory Preschool will host a “Big Latch On” event to promote breastfeeding from 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Aug. 3.

Several hundred Delaware mothers and their babies are expected to participate in event -- part of a larger effort to break the record for most women breastfeeding simultaneously -- with babies scheduled to latch on at 10:30 a.m.

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The event kicks off World Breastfeeding Week.

The Laboratory Preschool is located at 459 Wyoming Road. Admission and parking is free. Those who attend are asked to bring blankets, chairs and snacks.

For details, contact event coordinator Katie Madden at DEBigLatchOn@gmail.com or see the Facebook page.

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