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McCormick Hall Room 186

Upcoming Public Events

February 2020

Support for Nursing Mothers: Returning to Work and School

Date:
Friday, February 21st
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Attendees will learn about the how to's of breastfeeding your babies, the benefits to mother and child, as well as Illinois breastfeeding laws, Illinois State University policy, and explore how to successfully return to school or work as a breastfeeding mom.  These are free classes open to staff, students, faculty, and non-pregnant partners.  The class is led by Trish Wierenga, LCPC, who is a certified lactation consultant.  Sign in to My Redbird Life to register.

March 2020

Breastfeeding Support Chat ‘n Chew

Date:
Friday, March 20th
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Join pregnant, new, and seasoned mothers and their babies for a time of support and community.  Trish Wierenga will attend this hour long gathering to talk with mothers about how their breastfeeding is going, answer questions, and provide basic lactation consulting advice appropriate for the group setting.  Mothers may weigh their babies and do weighted feedings during this hour.  If further support is needed, a plan can be discussed.  Join us to share tips, ask questions, and lend support in…

Support for Nursing Mothers: Breastfeeding 101 Class

Date:
Friday, March 20th
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Attendees will learn about the how to's of breastfeeding your babies, the benefits to mother and child, as well as Illinois breastfeeding laws, Illinois State University policy, and explore how to successfully return to school or work as a breastfeeding mom.  These are free classes open to staff, students, faculty, and non-pregnant partners.  The class is led by Trish Wierenga, LCPC, who is a certified lactation consultant.  Sign in to My Redbird Life to register.

April 2020

Support for Nursing Mothers: Returning to Work and School

Date:
Friday, April 17th
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Attendees will learn about the how to's of breastfeeding your babies, the benefits to mother and child, as well as Illinois breastfeeding laws, Illinois State University policy, and explore how to successfully return to school or work as a breastfeeding mom.  These are free classes open to staff, students, faculty, and non-pregnant partners.  The class is led by Trish Wierenga, LCPC, who is a certified lactation consultant.  Sign in to My Redbird Life to register.

May 2020

Breastfeeding Support Chat ‘n Chew

Date:
Friday, May 15th
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Join pregnant, new, and seasoned mothers and their babies for a time of support and community.  Trish Wierenga will attend this hour long gathering to talk with mothers about how their breastfeeding is going, answer questions, and provide basic lactation consulting advice appropriate for the group setting.  Mothers may weigh their babies and do weighted feedings during this hour.  If further support is needed, a plan can be discussed.  Join us to share tips, ask questions, and lend support in…

Support for Nursing Mothers: Breastfeeding 101 Class

Date:
Friday, May 15th
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Attendees will learn about the how to's of breastfeeding your babies, the benefits to mother and child, as well as Illinois breastfeeding laws, Illinois State University policy, and explore how to successfully return to school or work as a breastfeeding mom.  These are free classes open to staff, students, faculty, and non-pregnant partners.  The class is led by Trish Wierenga, LCPC, who is a certified lactation consultant.  Sign in to My Redbird Life to register.