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Newborn Expo & Car Seat Check

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​​​​​Saturday, September 9, 2017
Car Seat Check: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Newborn Expo: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Pacific Street Clinic - 14040 Boys Town Hospital Rd (139th & Pacific, on the Boys Town Campus)
Omaha, NE 68010

New and expecting moms are invited to a morning of pampering with prenatal massages, spa treatments, desserts, gift bags and giveaways. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet Boys Town pediatricians and attend mini educational sessions to help prepare for the new addition(s).

Car Seat Safety Check/Installation

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians inspect and help install your car seat(s) and teach you how to safely install your seat(s) in the future.

  • Plan on spending approximately 30 minutes per car seat.
  • Please bring vehicle owner’s manual and car seat manual.
  • Bring a relative or friend to help, if possible
  • Bring child(ren) if possible. Expecting parents are welcome.
  • No appointment necessary.

This event is staffed by volunteers who generously donate their time. The event line may be cut off prior to the posted stop time to honor the 12 p.m. end time. Attendees in line will be referred to an inspection station or future event.

Educational Sessions

These short seminars will provide parents with valuable information to prepare for their new additions. Attend seminars for a chance to win 1 of 3 free car seats.

  • ​​From Pediatrician to Parent - Dr. Micah Ryan, Boys Town Pediatrician, shares his parenting experience and tips for new parents.
  • Nuturing Baby Development - Dr. Annie Zimmer, Boys Town Pediatrician, talks about baby development and important milestones.
  • When is it More than Baby Blues? - Eleanor Shrader, LMHP, CDGC, speaks about the importance of recognizing and treating post-partum depression (PPD) sypmtoms.
  • Nutrition 101 for Pregnant and Nursing Moms – Sarah Sortino, RD, LMNT, Hy-Vee dietitian will talk about nutrition for moms who are pregnant or breastfeeding a newborn.

Prizes

There will be hourly prize drawings with items provided by our generous donors.

  • Grand Prize: Newborn Photo Session from Brandy Miller Photography
  • Borsheims Gift Card from Borsheims​
  • Lactation Consultation from Breastfeeding Support & Supplies
  • Healthy Baby Supplies Gift Basket from Hy-Vee
  • ​New Mom Gift Package from Mead Johnson
  • Mommy Assistant Gift Card from Mommy Assistant
  • Baby Book Pack from Omaha Public Library

Participating Exhibitors and Supporters

  • Baby Bootcamp
  • Brandy Miller Photography
  • Breastfeeding Support & Supplies
  • Common Sense Pareting
  • Hy-Vee
  • Mary Kay
  • Mead Johnson
  • Momaha
  • Mommy Assistant
  • Omaha Public Library
  • Safe Kids Douglas County
  • Sam's Club
  • Top to Bottom Baby Boutique
  • United Healthcare
  • WellCare
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