Mom & Baby Fair, Saturday, October 3rd
Posted on Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Waimea Women’s Center and CenteringPregnancy presents the Mom & Baby Fair, held Saturday, October 3rd from 9 am - 1 pm at Mana Christian Ohana Church (across from Kahilu Theatre). This FREE event will have a variety of booths and community resources that specialize in health during pregnancy as well as the health of new mothers and babies. Light refreshments will be served.

The first 100 parents or expectant parents will receive a FREE gift!

Activities will include: Massage, acupuncture, aromatherapy, chiropractic care, meet the midwives, doula care, car seat checkup clinic, prizes, giveaways and much more!

Educational Classes: (classes will be held twice, from 10:00-10:45 am and 11:00-11:45 am)

  • “Infant & Pediatric Massage - Empowering Families through the Art of Massage” presented by Ka’anohiokala Pe’a, LMT of Niu Hawaii, LLC.
     
  • “Hawaiian Naming Practices - Naming your Baby & What is Appropriate” presented by Micah Kamohoali’i, Native Hawaiian Practitioner & Kumu Hula of Halau Na Kipu’upu’u of Waimea

Bringing Moms and families together . . . before, during, and after childbirth.  This fair is made possible by a grant awarded to North Hawaii Community Hospital’s Waimea Women’s Center from the Office of Ha-waiian Affairs (OHA) to implement a culturally relevant CenteringPregnancy program specific to Native Hawaiian women to address health and wellbeing and improve pregnancy outcomes.