Global Big Latch On Event

Saturday, August 3rd from 10am-12pm at the Breastfeeding Center

Breastfeeding Center for Greater Washington
1020 19th St NW, Suite 150
Washington, DC 20036

Join the DC Breastfeeding Coalition this World Breastfeeding Week for the Global Big Latch On! The Global Big Latch On is a world-wide event where people gather together to breastfeed and offer peer support to each other. Friends, family and community join this celebration to promote and support breastfeeding.

This event will take place at the Breastfeeding Center for Greater Washington, a local lactation support center, and your one-stop shop for breastfeeding classes, nursing bras, pump rentals, and breastfeeding supplies! There will be family-friendly activities, snacks, a panel discussion, and raffle prizes galore!

The Global Big Latch On Event will take place from 10am-12pm.
  • 10-10:30am : Check in and get ready for the latch on!
  • 10:30-11am : LATCH!!
  • 11-11:30am : Panel discussion on the World Breastfeeding Week Theme "Empower Parents, Enable Breastfeeding."
      (Please include questions you have for panelists on this registration form!)
  • 11:30am-12pm : Raffle drawing!

Link to event registration

Zero Weeks Film Screening

Thursday, August 16 from 6:30-8:30pm

  • After the film screening - 30 minute discussion with DC Paid Family Leave
Link to the facebook event Link to buy tickets

P.O. Box 29214, Washington, DC 20017 • Tel 202-470-2732 • email

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Last Updated: June 2018