Breastfeeding celebration slated

MARQUETTE – The Marquette County Health Department WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselors will host a breastfeeding celebration day at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum in order to celebrate World Breastfeeding Month.

The events will include the Big Latch On, for all nursing moms and babies, a breastfeeding awareness walk, and community picnic.

Local businesses will be on hand with prizes, demonstrations and giveaways. All events are free and open to the public.

For more information, call the Peer Counseling Office at 315-2638.