La Leche League Canada

La Leche League Canada

April 03, 2006 18:54 ET

La Leche League Canada-Ottawa Chapter Hosts 11th Bi-annual Giant Children's Garage Sale

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - April 3, 2006) - It is all for children. Is there a baby on the way? Are your children looking for new toys to play with? Are you looking to find gently used, bargain priced children's gear and help a good cause at the same time?

If so, the upcoming Giant Children's Garage Sale, hosted by La Leche League Canada - Ottawa Chapter, is for you. This charity fundraising event will take place for the 11th time on Saturday, April 8th, 2006 at the Nepean Sportsplex, Curling Rink. Doors will be open from 9:00 am until 2:00 pm. Adult admission is $1. Over 100 vendors' booths will be brimming with infant and children's clothing, baby accessories, toys and much more. There is a small section of new items and crafts as well.

It is more than a garage sale. It is a family outing. Delicious, homemade treats await you at the popular Bake Sale. Live entertainment will amuse the children at the Rest and Play Area.

La Leche League Canada's mission is to encourage, promote, and provide mother-to-mother breastfeeding support and educational opportunities as an important contribution to the health of children, families, and society.

La Leche League Canada-Ottawa Chapter represents Groups in the area with volunteer, accredited Leaders who host monthly meetings. There are other meetings offered that are designed to address the distinct needs of breastfeeding mothers. During these meetings, Leaders facilitate guided discussions where mothers receive accurate, current breastfeeding information and support. Mothers are able to draw on the parenting experience of other mothers who attend. LLLC - Ottawa Leaders are also available through the telephone assistance line which supports mothers and health care professionals seven days per week.

Charitable Registration Number 11900 3812 RR0002

Contact Information

  • La Leche League Canada
    Ottawa Chapter
    (613) 692-8634