La Leche League Leaders

La Leche League Leaders
La Leche League Leaders

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Mother/Baby Item Donation Drive

La Leche League of Charleston, SC is currently holding a Mother/Baby Item
donation drive for the moms and children of Florence Crittenton Home for Pregnant Teens

Please note that they will accept new or gently used baby items such as educational toys, baby/parenting books, baby gear (swings, bouncers, bassinets, strollers, cribs, rockers), and nearly new baby clothing, maternity or nursing clothing, bottles, pacifiers, bibs, car-seats and ring-slings or other carriers.  See their “wishlist” for other items or ideas.  

November 1, 2013 - Friday
St Andrew’s Church
440 Whilden Street, Mount Pleasant, SC
First room downstairs or down the elevator

November 15, 2013 – Friday
John Wesley United Methodist Church
626 Savannah Hwy, Charleston / West Ashley
Main entrance, room next to the gymnasium

November 19, 2013 - Tuesday   
Roper St. Francis Mount Pleasant Hospital
3500 North Hwy 17, Mount Pleasant, SC
Classroom #3 in office side of the complex 

Of course we’d love to have you join us but no pressure on attending the meeting… please feel free to drop and go or stay and chat!

La Leche League of Charleston, SC
The mission of La Leche League USA & LLL SC is to help mothers to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information, and education, and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and mother.

Florence Crittenton Programs of South Carolina
The mission of Florence Crittenton is to provide young, at-risk pregnant and parenting women comprehensive services to help them become self-sufficient and responsible mothers. We value the right of every pregnant young woman to obtain the education, skills, and support needed to have a healthy start in life – for both herself and her child.

Please contact Naomi at 843.388.5895
Or Kimberly 843.814.1322

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

October meetings and fun!

La Leche League of Charleston, SC

LLL meetings can be viewed as a buffet of ideas. Each mother is welcome to select only those that appeal to her and her family.  Remember, with topics so broad and each Group so individual, every meeting is different. The attendees' input and questions are welcome.

October Meetings & Fun!

FIRST FRIDAY – Mount Pleasant Old Village
October 4, 2013, 10:15 am to 11:30 am
St. Andrew’s Church 440 Whilden Street on the corner of Venning
(First room downstairs)
Scotty 864-451-3678 or Beth

PLAYDATE! Tuesday, October 8: (Canceled due to weather - Will be rescheduled ASAP - See our FB group for new date and time)
Boone Hall Pumpkin patch 10:00 am/ playdate picking is meeting at 10:30 
Pack a snack or lunch.  Bring $ for entrance fee or pumpkins.
Contact Marlea 901-210-7541 or Monica

THIRD FRIDAY – West Ashley
October 18, 2013, 10:15 am to 11:30 am
John Wesley United Methodist Church, 626 Savannah Hwy
(meets in room next to the gymnasium)
Contact Brittan 843-478-0468 or Monica

THIRD TUESDAY – Northern Mount Pleasant
October 15, 2013, 9:30 am – 11:15 am
Roper St. Francis Mount Pleasant Hospital, 3500 North Hwy 17
(meets in classroom #3 in office side)
Contact Naomi or Kimberly 843-814-1322

There is also an EVENING meeting the 3rd Tuesday with LLL of Summerville.  

•• November 6 is the next SC Breastfeeding Coalition meeting.  Save the date & get involved!

 Don't forget to LIKE La Leche League in South Carolina on Facebook too.  

We're looking forward to seeing you and your baby at a Group meeting! If you want to learn more about La Leche League, visit our collection of resources about LLL