Published on March 16, 2010

Local Sponsors Present Seventh Annual Mid-South Baby Expo

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The seventh annual Mid-South Baby Expo will be held on Saturday, March 27, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Agricenter International, 7777 Walnut Grove.

The event will feature pregnancy, childbirth and baby experts; products; services; and community resources. Mini-presentations on a variety of pregnancy, childbirth and infant care topics will be offered throughout the day. In addition, car seat and home safety demonstrations will be provided in the Infant Safety Corner.

The Mid-South Baby Expo also will offer fun activities for the family, including Pickles & Ice Cream for Mom, a daddy diaper derby, a grandparents' stroller relay and maternity and children's fashion shows. Plus, local food vendors will be on hand with refreshments available for purchase and a grand prize--a $500 gift certificate to decorate a nursery--will be given away at the event.

This year's sponsors include Baptist Memorial Health Care, The Regional Medical Center at Memphis, Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare, WRBO Soul Classics 103.5, 98.9 Kim FM, Kix 106, 98.1 the Max, All Better Pediatrics, Similac, Babytime and Memphis Parent magazine.

Admission to the event is $5 per person; children 12 and younger are admitted free. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to local organizations that provide services to expectant and new parents.

For more information about the Mid-South Baby Expo, please call 901-227-9873 or visit www.midsouthbabyexpo.com.

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