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La Leche League is an international, nonprofit, nonsectarian organization dedicated to providing education, information, support, and encouragement to women who want to breastfeed.

Membership in La Leche League USA can be obtained from your local La Leche League Group. Membership fees help to support your local Group, LLL USA, and LLL International. The benefits of membership vary from Group to Group. Ask your LLL Leader how to receive a free electronic copy of New Beginnings.

Membership can now be purchased online!

La Leche League of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

All breastfeeding mothers and mothers-to-be interested in breastfeeding are welcome to come to our meetings or call one of our Leaders for breastfeeding help or information. Babies are always welcome at our meetings.

Meeting Information

LLL of Bethlehem meets on the second Wednesday of each month at the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 514 Third Ave., Bethlehem. 10 AM - 11:30 AM in the nursery.

Meeting Schedule:

March 12, 2014 - Series Meeting #3
April 9, 2014 - Series Meeting #4
May 14, 2014 - Series Meeting #1
June 11, 2014 - Series Meeting #2
July 9, 2014 - Series Meeting #3
August 13, 2014 - Series Meeting #4
September 10, 2014 - Series Meeting #1
October 8, 2014 - Series Meeting #2
November 12, 2014 - Series Meeting #3
December 10, 2014 - Series Meeting #4

Each series meeting follows a general topic. The general topic for each meeting is as follows:
Series #1 - Advantages of Breastfeeding
Series #2 - The Baby Arrives: The Family and the Breastfed Baby
Series #3 - The Art of Breastfeeding and Avoiding Difficulties
Series #4 - Nutrition and Weaning

Each topic invites personalization and variety with input from attending mothers. We look forward to your input!

WANTED: Nutritious Snacks are always welcomed and appreciated at meetings. Won't you bring one to share? Please remember that mothers are concerned about their toddlers filling up on cakes and cookies right before lunch. Think fruits, hummus, and bagels. Whole Foods For The Whole Family by LLLI provides lots of inspiration!

Snow Cancellation Information

If Bethlehem Area School District cancels or has a 2 hour delay, we will cancel. Please check your local listings for cancellation information.

Cancellation Due to Illness

Unfortunately, illness occurs to our La Leche League Leaders or their little ones. Please friend-request our Facebook Page (La Leche League of Bethlehem) to receive updates from our Leaders. If a meeting is cancelled due to illness or conflict in a Leader's schedule, the information will be posted online. Thank you for your understanding. If you need to speak to a Leader, please scroll down to the Leader contact information below.

Slings For Sale

Parenting Concept Slings are available at all meetings, or contact Christy at 610-974-9095. Makes the perfect shower gifts! Proceeds benefit LLL of Bethlehem.

Leader Information

La Leche League Leaders are experienced mothers who have breastfed their own babies and who have been trained and accredited by La Leche League International to help mothers and mothers-to-be with all aspects of breastfeeding. They are available by phone whenever you have breastfeeding questions or concerns.

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The La Leche League International mission is to help mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information and education, and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and the mother.

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