Top Ten NPN Events this Spring

Written by: Christa Reed

The weather is warming up and so is the NPN calendar. There is surely no shortage of things to do, so join us for some family friendly fun over the next few weeks!

4/16 - Mom’s Day/Night Out at vFish - Free & open to the public! Take a break, bring a donation, mix and mingle, find some great Spring apparel all while supporting NPN. 20% of all purchases go toward improving NPN’s programming.

4/22 - Baby Basics 101 – Free & NPN Members Only. Get all of your new parent questions in a safe and non-judegmental setting with some of Chicago’s most loved pediatricians. Cute, right?>>>>>>

4/28 - The Hows and Why of Saving for College - Free & open to the public. Sending children off to college isn't cheap, to say the least. Join us as Dave Gallico, COUNTRY Financial Security Consultant, walks us through the ins and outs of college savings and retirement.

4/29 - Playdate with Purpose at Heritage Littles - $5 & Open to the public! Clean out your closet, donate to a great cause, grab a cookie, enjoy some music and get your facepainted by our friends from UrbanSitter. 

4/29 - NPN Spring Silent Auction presented by Foss Swim School - Bidding goes from 4/29 through 5/3. Shop, discover and save on items from some of Chicago's best restaurants, boutiques, salons, gyms, camps and so much more. Register to bid, preview and create your own watch list, NOW!

4/30 - Fashion Show and Shopping Event at Kickin’ Maternity Boutique - $10 for NPN Members, $12 for the public. One of our favorite events of the year. Come and check out some of Spring's hottest fashions for any shape (pre/post natal and beyond). Goody bags, raffle prizes, snacks and more! Tix going FAST. RSVP before it's too late. 

4/30 - Food Allergy Playdate - Free & NPN members only. Join us in a safe environment for kids with allergies and get some social support from other moms with similar food allergy issues. 

5/3 - Family Fun Day and 5k - Join NPN and Tuesday's Child for a co-hosted day of fun! The event will feature a 5K Walk & Fun Run followed by a Family Carnival. The day will feature live entertainment, bounce houses, carnival games, family activities, prizes and food from some of Chicago's best food trucks. 

5/6 - What to Expect When You’re Postpartum - Free & NPN Members Only. Nobody really talks about what will happen to your body AFTER your little one arrives, and those changes can be intense! This event will answer many of the questions you may have about those first few weeks and months after your baby is born.

5/11 - Breastfeeding 101 at the Beverly Arts Center – Free & Open to the Public! Are you interested in real, factual and non-judgmental information from experts on breastfeeding? If you’re expecting a baby, this program will offer information on what to expect when nursing and so much more!

We're so excited about Spring, we just can't stop planning great events for you! What makes you excited about Spring? Comment below. 


Posted on April 15, 2015 at 7:34 PM