MotherBaby Cafe

Breastfeeding is normal! And breastfeeding can be simple, especially when mother and baby are surrounded by others who understand biological breastfeeding and know how to support the new motherbaby pair. This one-of-a-kind gathering in Des Moines is known for supporting Biological Babyhood (breastfeeding, simplified) as we like to call it.

The breastfeeding relationship begins immediately after birth, and allowing for your newborn’s nine instinctive stages can impart longterm physical and psychological benefits to both you and your child. To learn more, please visit www.themagicalhour.com

MotherBaby Cafe

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Our Motherbaby Nurse is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each others cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and normally meets Mondays 9:30 - 11:30 AM, Wednesdays 6:00 - 8:00 PM, Thursdays 1:00 - 3:00 PM. Please check our event calendar for any schedule changes. No registration is required for drop-in hours.

Facilitators:
Char Wade, RN, CLC, Motherbaby Nurse

Victoria Lindeen, IBCLC, Motherbaby Nurse

Babies/Children allowed?
YES!

Meeting times:
Mondays 9:30 - 11:30 AM

Wednesdays 6:00 - 8:00 PM

Thursdays 1:00 - 3:00 PM

Fees:
FREE

MotherBaby Cafe

Free Event

January 10, 2019 at 1:00pm

Our Motherbaby Team is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each other's cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00PM*, and Thursdays 1:00-3:00PM*

*Please arrive no later than 1/2hr before closing to allow sufficient time with our team. If there are no attendees, please note that MotherBaby will close 30 minutes early.

Available Spaces: 0

MotherBaby Cafe

Free Event

January 24, 2019 at 1:00pm

Our Motherbaby Team is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each other's cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00PM*, and Thursdays 1:00-3:00PM*

*Please arrive no later than 1/2hr before closing to allow sufficient time with our team. If there are no attendees, please note that MotherBaby will close 30 minutes early.

Available Spaces: 11

MotherBaby Cafe

Free Event

February 28, 2019 at 1:00pm

Our Motherbaby Team is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each other's cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00PM*, and Thursdays 1:00-3:00PM*

*Please arrive no later than 1/2hr before closing to allow sufficient time with our team. If there are no attendees, please note that MotherBaby will close 30 minutes early.

Available Spaces: 12

MotherBaby Cafe

Free Event

March 07, 2019 at 1:00pm

Our Motherbaby Team is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each other's cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00PM*, and Thursdays 1:00-3:00PM*

*Please arrive no later than 1/2hr before closing to allow sufficient time with our team. If there are no attendees, please note that MotherBaby will close 30 minutes early.

Available Spaces: 12

MotherBaby Cafe

Free Event

March 14, 2019 at 1:00pm

Our Motherbaby Team is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each other's cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00PM*, and Thursdays 1:00-3:00PM*

*Please arrive no later than 1/2hr before closing to allow sufficient time with our team. If there are no attendees, please note that MotherBaby will close 30 minutes early.

Available Spaces: 12

MotherBaby Cafe

Free Event

March 21, 2019 at 1:00pm

Our Motherbaby Team is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each other's cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00PM*, and Thursdays 1:00-3:00PM*

*Please arrive no later than 1/2hr before closing to allow sufficient time with our team. If there are no attendees, please note that MotherBaby will close 30 minutes early.

Available Spaces: 11

MotherBaby Cafe

Free Event

March 28, 2019 at 1:00pm

Our Motherbaby Team is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each other's cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00PM*, and Thursdays 1:00-3:00PM*

*Please arrive no later than 1/2hr before closing to allow sufficient time with our team. If there are no attendees, please note that MotherBaby will close 30 minutes early.

Available Spaces: 12

MotherBaby Cafe

Free Event

April 04, 2019 at 1:00pm

Our Motherbaby Team is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each other's cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00PM*, and Thursdays 1:00-3:00PM*

*Please arrive no later than 1/2hr before closing to allow sufficient time with our team. If there are no attendees, please note that MotherBaby will close 30 minutes early.

Available Spaces: 11

MotherBaby Cafe

Free Event

April 11, 2019 at 1:00pm

Our Motherbaby Team is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each other's cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00PM*, and Thursdays 1:00-3:00PM*

*Please arrive no later than 1/2hr before closing to allow sufficient time with our team. If there are no attendees, please note that MotherBaby will close 30 minutes early.

Available Spaces: 11

MotherBaby Cafe

Free Event

April 18, 2019 at 1:00pm

Our Motherbaby Team is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each other's cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00PM*, and Thursdays 1:00-3:00PM*

*Please arrive no later than 1/2hr before closing to allow sufficient time with our team. If there are no attendees, please note that MotherBaby will close 30 minutes early.

Available Spaces: 12

MotherBaby Cafe

Free Event

April 25, 2019 at 1:00pm

Our Motherbaby Team is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each other's cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00PM*, and Thursdays 1:00-3:00PM*

*Please arrive no later than 1/2hr before closing to allow sufficient time with our team. If there are no attendees, please note that MotherBaby will close 30 minutes early.

Available Spaces: 12

MotherBaby Cafe

Free Event

May 02, 2019 at 1:00pm

Our Motherbaby Team is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each other's cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00PM*, and Thursdays 1:00-3:00PM*

*Please arrive no later than 1/2hr before closing to allow sufficient time with our team. If there are no attendees, please note that MotherBaby will close 30 minutes early.

Available Spaces: 12

MotherBaby Cafe

Free Event

May 09, 2019 at 1:00pm

Our Motherbaby Team is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each other's cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00PM*, and Thursdays 1:00-3:00PM*

*Please arrive no later than 1/2hr before closing to allow sufficient time with our team. If there are no attendees, please note that MotherBaby will close 30 minutes early.

Available Spaces: 11

MotherBaby Cafe

Free Event

May 15, 2019 at 6:00pm

Our Motherbaby Nurse is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each other's cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00PM*, and Thursdays 1:00-3:00PM*

*Please plan to arrive 30 minutes prior to close to allow time to be seen. In the event there are no attendees 30 minutes prior to the end of Cafe, it will close early.

Available Spaces: 11

MotherBaby Cafe (CANCELLED TODAY)

Free Event

May 16, 2019 at 1:00pm

CANCELLED FOR TODAY. PLEASE ATTEND WEDNESDAY'S CAFE THIS WEEK

Available Spaces: 12

MotherBaby Cafe--CANCELLED TONIGHT

Free Event

May 22, 2019 at 6:00pm

THIS EVENT IS CANCELLED FOR THIS EVENING ONLY. PLEASE COME TOMORROW AFTERNOON TO VISIT WITH CHAR.

Available Spaces: 11

MotherBaby Cafe

Free Event

May 23, 2019 at 1:00pm

Our Motherbaby Team is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each other's cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00PM*, and Thursdays 1:00-3:00PM*

*Please arrive no later than 1/2hr before closing to allow sufficient time with our team. If there are no attendees, please note that MotherBaby will close 30 minutes early.

Available Spaces: 12

MotherBaby Cafe

Free Event

May 29, 2019 at 6:00pm

Our Motherbaby Nurse is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each other's cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00PM*, and Thursdays 1:00-3:00PM*

*Please plan to arrive 30 minutes prior to close to allow time to be seen. In the event there are no attendees 30 minutes prior to the end of Cafe, it will close early.

Available Spaces: 12

MotherBaby Cafe

Free Event

May 30, 2019 at 1:00pm

Our Motherbaby Team is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each other's cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00PM*, and Thursdays 1:00-3:00PM*

*Please arrive no later than 1/2hr before closing to allow sufficient time with our team. If there are no attendees, please note that MotherBaby will close 30 minutes early.

Available Spaces: 12

MotherBaby Cafe

Free Event

June 05, 2019 at 6:00pm

Our Motherbaby Nurse is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each other's cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00PM*, and Thursdays 1:00-3:00PM*

*Please plan to arrive 30 minutes prior to close to allow time to be seen. In the event there are no attendees 30 minutes prior to the end of Cafe, it will close early.

Available Spaces: 12

MotherBaby Cafe

Free Event

June 06, 2019 at 1:00pm

Our Motherbaby Team is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each other's cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00PM*, and Thursdays 1:00-3:00PM*

*Please arrive no later than 1/2hr before closing to allow sufficient time with our team. If there are no attendees, please note that MotherBaby will close 30 minutes early.

Available Spaces: 12

MotherBaby Cafe

Free Event

June 12, 2019 at 6:00pm

Our Motherbaby Nurse is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each other's cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00PM*, and Thursdays 1:00-3:00PM*

*Please plan to arrive 30 minutes prior to close to allow time to be seen. In the event there are no attendees 30 minutes prior to the end of Cafe, it will close early.

Available Spaces: 12

MotherBaby Cafe

Free Event

June 13, 2019 at 1:00pm

Our Motherbaby Team is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each other's cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00PM*, and Thursdays 1:00-3:00PM*

*Please arrive no later than 1/2hr before closing to allow sufficient time with our team. If there are no attendees, please note that MotherBaby will close 30 minutes early.

Available Spaces: 12

MotherBaby Cafe

Free Event

June 19, 2019 at 6:00pm

Our Motherbaby Nurse is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each other's cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00PM*, and Thursdays 1:00-3:00PM*

*Please plan to arrive 30 minutes prior to close to allow time to be seen. In the event there are no attendees 30 minutes prior to the end of Cafe, it will close early.

Available Spaces: 12

MotherBaby Cafe

Free Event

June 20, 2019 at 1:00pm

Our Motherbaby Team is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each other's cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00PM*, and Thursdays 1:00-3:00PM*

*Please arrive no later than 1/2hr before closing to allow sufficient time with our team. If there are no attendees, please note that MotherBaby will close 30 minutes early.

Available Spaces: 12

MotherBaby Cafe

Free Event

June 26, 2019 at 6:00pm

Our Motherbaby Nurse is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each other's cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00PM*, and Thursdays 1:00-3:00PM*

*Please plan to arrive 30 minutes prior to close to allow time to be seen. In the event there are no attendees 30 minutes prior to the end of Cafe, it will close early.

Available Spaces: 12

MotherBaby Cafe

Free Event

June 27, 2019 at 1:00pm

Our Motherbaby Team is present to help mothers and babies learn to breastfeed together and understand each other's cues. Any mama/baby pair, whether brand new and needing support, or an older breastfeeding pair needing different advice; are welcome to come and enjoy hanging out in a comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly atmosphere and learning from others.

This support group is open to the community free of charge, and meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00PM*, and Thursdays 1:00-3:00PM*

*Please arrive no later than 1/2hr before closing to allow sufficient time with our team. If there are no attendees, please note that MotherBaby will close 30 minutes early.

Available Spaces: 12