NOLA Moms Need to Know :: New Orleans Activities in August 2022

August is here! Summer is fading away in the rearview mirror and the kids have their backpacks ready for school. Check out our monthly guide for all of our favorite family friendly activities taking place in and around New Orleans this month!

This is in no way intended to be a comprehensive event guide {we maintain a full calendar of events right here}. We’ve pulled out a select number of events for your family to enjoy throughout the month. If you have suggestions or additions, please leave a comment!

ABC’s of Breastfeeding at West Jefferson Birthing Place
West Jefferson Medical Center
7:00 pm
Difficulty breastfeeding is very common. We have seen many mothers become distraught when they have difficulty breastfeeding, but this is nothing to be ashamed of. Every baby is different and
Breastfeeding Support Group – Wednesday at East Jefferson Hospital
East Jefferson General Hospital
11:00 am
Breastfeeding Support Group
Infant/Child CPR Training at Touro
6:00 pm
Family and Friends CPR teaches the basic technique of CPR and relief of choking for a child and infant. It is perfect for new parents, grandparents, sitters, and anyone involved
Prenatal Breastfeeding Class at Touro
Touro Infirmary
6:00 pm
Touro’s Prenatal Breastfeeding Class is designed to teach mothers the basics of breastfeeding. Designed for moms who already know they want to breastfeed and for moms who want to know
Parents’ Night Out by Skyhawks
Pontiff Playground
5:30 pm
Caring For Your Newborn at West Jefferson Birth Place
West Jefferson Medical Center
1:00 pm
Your baby is dependent upon you for love, affection, care, feeding, and protection. Before the baby is born you should start learning how to care for your baby. Your doctor,
Mary is a caffeine addicted boy mom to Noah, Liam and Luke. This “stay at home” mom can typically been found cruising in her minivan, jamming to Beyonce with a Starbucks in hand on her way to carpool or after school activities. Mary has been married to her high school sweetheart since 2007. She is a founder of Delivering Hope NOLA and the Vanessa Wolff Scholarship Fund at her Alma Mater. Mary is passionate in the local preemie community and has been heavily involved with the March of Dimes since her sons Liam and Luke were born premature.


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