International Babywearing Week Sponsors 2014
IBW is made possible this year by several amazing sponsors!
Want to sponsor IBW 2014? Contact us for details! We have sponsorship levels for every budget, or you can donate to our raffle.
International Babywearing Week: Schedule of Events
We are planning an action-packed week for you, including our 10th birthday celebration! (Can you believe Boston Babywearers/BWI of Greater Boston is 10 years old?!?) Let us know if you have any great ideas for activities!
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 5
Apple picking and Babywearing World Record
Russell Orchard, Ipswitch
What goes better with fresh apples and outdoors than apple picking? We don't know, either, so we've registered the orchard as a Babywearing World Record site! Join us to make history and pick some delicious apples!
MONDAY, OCTOBER 6
6 - 7:30 PM
at Magpie Kids 316 Highland Ave., Somerville
Come check out our lending library, get help with your carriers, and buy your tickets for our IBW fundraiser raffle!
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 7
Learn about babywearing at the Boston Children's Museum! We can't get you in, but we'll have a table from 11 AM to 1 PM at the museum. Come by and say hello, try on one of our carriers or let us help you adjust yours.
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 8
Join us for our weekday meeting, with lots of carriers to try, a For Sale or Trade table, and a few surprises! And don't forget to pick up a raffle ticket or ten for our IBW fundraiser raffle!
Special topic: Baby Sign Language with Tiny Signs
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 9
Noon - 2 pm
Little Lovage Club
778 Tremont St, Boston (South End, Tremont & Mass Ave)
5 minute walk from the Mass Ave Orange Line station
Want to learn more about wrapping? Not so sure that YouTube is the best way for you to learn? Want to geek out about wraps? Want to buy, sell, or trade wraps? Come to our Wrapping Class and Share the [Wrapping] Adventure! Bring your stash, big or small. We'll bring ours! And head over to our Social Group on Facebook and start the wrap geekery conversation today!
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 10
2:00 - 3:30 pm
Mama and Me
Amory Street, Jamaica Plain
Come on over to Mama and Me in Jamaica Plain and try out carriers. Our lineup of carriers differs a bit from the Wednesday meeting, so check the list and find your favorite!
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 11
Birthday Party, Fall Carnival, and Mini Photoshoots
200 Elm Street, Somerville
hosted by Diaper Lab
It's our 10th birthday! Join us for a party, including our big IBW raffle! Carnival games for kids and adults, tasty treats, and you can get some adorable babywearing photos! The 5-minute photo shoot is $20 and supports our organization as well. The first 50 families to arrive get a free swag bag!
Check out the raffle details here!
Fall Carnival/Birthday Party Donors
The following companies have made donations to our party, either food/snacks, or swag bag items. Please, show your love and gratitude!