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Family Fun

UPCOMING EVENTS: May 26-30, 2014

We start the week with an homage to the brave men and women who have given their all for our freedoms...

Image credit: Bear Creek Store

A little Memorial Day information from About.com:
“The U. S. Department of Veteran Affairs, in its history of Memorial Day, reminds us that even is we can't get to a memorial service, we can participate in The National Moment of Remembrance.  All Americans are encouraged to pause wherever they are at 3 p.m. local time on Memorial Day for a minute of silence to remember and honor those who have died in service to the nation.

UPCOMING EVENTS: May 24-25, 2014

We wish all our readers a great weekend! There are lots of events (most free!) to choose from this weekend around Phoenix, AZ.

It is Memorial Day here in the USA on Monday, making it a 3-day weekend for many folks. If you know any families who have lost loved ones in military service, take a moment to call and let them know you remember them.


Planning Ahead
Thursday, May 29
#2 Vaccination Education for Parents - DTaP
Educate yourself about risks, benefits, and choices when it comes to vaccinations!
This is the #2 of a four part series - this class focuses on Diphtheria, Tetanus, and Pertussis (Whooping Cough)

UPCOMING EVENTS: May 17-18, 2014

It's a great weekend for families in Arizona! Although it's a bit of a drive, the Peach Festival in Queen Creek is sure to be a good time for the whole family!  

If you need to get out of the house, check out one of the area farmer's market, you can also check out your area splash pads.  Find for your local park with play fountains HERE 

IMAGE via http://foundwalls.com/red-peaches/“Life is Peachy” Peach Festival
Queen Creek – May 17 & 18
Orchards will be open for picking, peach foods sampling tent, peach pie eating contest, peach pit toss, arts & crafts, carousel rides, petting barn, honeybee rides, live entertainment.

UPCOMING EVENTS: May 12-16, 2014

Sorry this is a day late this week - good news is that there are still lots of amazing events to choose from in the next four days!
  
New this week: check out our listing of splash pads in the East Valley, as well as a link to find other splash pads around the Phoenix, Arizona area.  They generally open in May and will remain open until September or October.  They are a great reason to get out of the house and change your space on a day that needs fresh energy ;)
 
Planning Ahead

UPCOMING EVENTS: May 5 - 9, 2014

Planning Ahead: 

Ready, Set, Baby Class
Saturday, May 10
Ready, Set, Baby will talk about what happens right after the birth of your baby and how to help mom heal better and feel better. We will practice bathing, dressing and swaddling babies; please bring a doll. This class also covers: Normal newborn appearance Newborn procedures Signs and symptoms of newborn illness Safe sleep/Co-sleeping Infant CPR This class briefly covers breastfeeding, please sign up for Breastfeeding Basics for Expectant Parents.

UPCOMING EVENTS: April 21-25, 2014


Welcome to another amazing week! Where will you be with your Sweet Pea this week? Prenatal yoga, breastfeeding support, birth circles, postpartum support for expectant and new parents...Nat Geo Kids Club in three locations this week, storytimes, bubble play for those of you with Sweet Peas on the outside...and Farmer's Markets for everyone :)

Have a great week!



Planning ahead:
Great Cloth Diaper Change
Saturday, April 26 @ 10:00am - 12:00pm
6111 S. All America Way Ramada #5 Tempe, Arizona 85283
The Great Cloth Diaper Change will take place on Saturday, April 26th, 2014 at 11:00 a.

Family Fun August 17 & 18, 2013

Looking for something to do with your family this weekend?  Cassandra and I are going to start posting events and classes in our respective geographic areas…look for us…maybe we will see you there!!  Looking for more "big kid" fun?  Check out our listing atSweet Pea Families.

Disclaimer: A listing here does not imply endorsement by Sweet Pea Births or our families.
 
Saturday, August 17, 2013
Gilbert Farmer’s Market
7:00 am – 11:00 am
222 N. Ash St
Gilbert 85234
480-583-0101

Family Fun: August 10&11, 2013

Looking for something to do with your family this weekend?  Cassandra and I are going to start posting events and classes in our respective geographic areas…look for us…maybe we will see you there!!

Do you have an event that you would like to add to our upcoming events calendar?  Please email me at krystyna {at} sweetpeabirths {dot} com.  Events, classes, groups, etc., that are in line with our family philosophy and/or parenting styles will be considered for posting.  A listing here does not imply endorsement by Sweet Pea Births or our families.
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