Takes place the third Monday of each month, 6:00-8:00pm. Unless otherwise stated, we meet at Womb for Growth Chiropractic Wellness Center, located at 2850 McClelland Dr. Ste. 3600 Fort Collins, CO 80525. Unless otherwise stated, we ask that BirthChat attendees are limited to adults and in-arms babies.
If you or someone you know is looking for a place to contemplate your journey toward parenthood as well as anticipate or remember those precious early weeks and months, this is a great discussion to join. See below for a list of topics we’ll be covering in 2013.
Contact Keri March-King or (970) 556 -1291 for more information.
2013 BirthChat Schedule
January 19 The Family Journey’s 6th Birthday Party! Please note this is a Saturday event, held in lieu of the regular BirthChat. 6-8pm, Empire Grange 2306 West Mulberry Fort Collins, CO 80521. Bring your family! Light refreshments will be served and we will have a casual format so there will be plenty of time to socialize with other members of the TFJ community.
February 18 Classic BirthChat – Share and listen to birth stories.
March 18 Amy Swagman at The Mandala Journey will guide us in making mandalas === Rescheduled to June
April 15 Colleen Holland of Womb For Growth will discuss fertility awareness.
May 20 Stephanie Rayburn, Birthing from Within Mentor, and storyteller will share a story of rebirth.
June 17 Amy Swagman at The Mandala Journey will guide us in making mandalas
July 15 3rd Annual Family Picnic – location TBA
August 19 Classic BirthChat – Share and listen to birth stories.
September 16 The Incredible Placenta – learn about its functions during pregnancy and what to do with it after birth.
October 21 Sacred Circle – Pregnancy and Infant Loss
November 18 You Pick the Topic! Tune into our facebook group to determine what we’ll chat about this month.
December 16 Classic BirthChat – Share and listen to birth stories.
2014 BirthChat Topic Schedule:
January 20th: Birthday Party! Details TBA
February 17th: Bonnie Cochran, LCSW discusses some of the emotional intricacies of dealing with infertility.
March 17th: Kim Lenderts of Front Range Midwifery will discuss the placenta and all of its incredible functions.
April 21st: Classic BirthChat – Birth Stories
May 19th: Breasts – A discussion about our attitudes and emotions about this maternal, sexual, and personal part of our bodies.
June 16th: Classic BirthChat – Birth Stories
July 21st: Annual Family Picnic, location TBA
August 18th: Karen Strange presents Kangaroo Care
September 15th: Classic BirthChat – Birth Stories
October 20th: Pregnancy and Infant Loss
November 17th: Paula Harrison offers a Birth Art discussion and activity
December 15th: Classic BirthChat – Birth Stories