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World Breastfeeding Week 2019 Family Picnic in the Park

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Milton Community Sports Park

605 Santa Maria Blvd

Milton, ON L9T6J5

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Celebrate World Breastfeeding Week with the Halton Baby-Friendly Initiative...

The 2019 World Breastfeeding Week theme is Empower Parents - Enable Breastfeeding!

Join us Thursday August 1 between 10:00am - 2:00pm at Milton Community Sports Park for a family picnic!

FREE food and activities!!

  • Light refreshments
  • Bouncy castle
  • Face painting
  • Balloon twisting
  • Circle & story times
  • Bubbles
  • Playdough
  • Craft stations
  • Playground
  • And much more!

GREAT DOOR PRIZES TO BE WON!!!

What You Need to Know

  • This is a completely FREE family event
  • Your whole family is invited and all ages are welcome
  • Light snacks and refreshments will be provided
  • There will be a variety of kids activities for all ages
  • Don't miss the great door prizes to be won!
  • The event will be at "picnic area C" at Milton Community Sports Park
  • This event is nut-free
  • FREE onsite parking!

Please register for a ticket for each person attending. You must register to be eligible to win door prizes!

Please remember to practice sun and outdoor safety. Visit these Halton Parents blogs for more information:
Protect your family from the Sun
What you need to know about insect repellants

FAQs

Do I need to register on Eventbrite?
Yes, we need to know how many participants are attending the event for refreshments and parking. We also need to know how to reach you in case of cancellation due to inclement weather.

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Vehicle
There are two large parking lots on each side of the park. The parking lot by the Milton Sports Centre is closer. Entrance to the park and vehicle parking are free. The park is just to the south of the Milton Sports Centre.
Bus
The park is just to the south of the Milton Sports Centre (Derry Road and Santa Maria Blvd). Several bus routes are close to this venue - route 2, 7, 8, 10. Route 9 is also fairly close. Visit Milton.ca for bus route and schedule details.
Biking/walking
The venue is within walking and biking distance from many neighbourhoods. Park access is from Santa Maria Blvd, just south of the Milton Sports Centre.

Can I bring my older kids or other family members to the event?
Please feel free to bring your whole family, this is a family event!

Is there a cost to attend the event?
No, there is no cost to attend and there will not be anything for sale at the event.

Are there bathrooms on site?
There are bathrooms in the Milton Sports Centre, by the splash pad at the southern end of the park, and portable toilets onsite closer to the event location.

Will there be water available?
Bring your water bottles, which can be refilled inside the Milton Sports Centre or by the Splash pad bathrooms/change rooms.

What should I bring to the event?

  • Picnic blanket
  • Water bottles for everyone in your family
  • Sun protection
  • Bug protection
  • Optional: baby carrier or stroller if you plan to explore the park (there are hiking trails onsite)

What if I can no longer attend?
Please "request a refund" to cancel your tickets or email us to let us know at info@babyfriendlyhalton.ca

What if the weather is bad on the day of the event?
If there is severe weather forecasted, we will cancel the event. Participants will be notified by email through Eventbrite, so please ensure your email address is correct when you register.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please email us at info@babyfriendlyhalton.ca

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605 Santa Maria Blvd

Milton, ON L9T6J5

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