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Got Milk? Updated List of LLL Meetings and Leaders

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Nursing isn’t easy for everyone (well, for a lot of us!) . That became apparent to me when I attended my first La Leche League (LLL) meeting when I was 9 months pregnant. I’m so glad I got clued in by some very honest women in the group before I gave birth.  After my son Birch’s birth, I went back to a few LLL meetings. Surprisingly, the friends I count as my closest friends were those I met at those meetings. So, I’ve always been a fan of the LLL, though I was initially wary. Somewhere along the way someone had told me that LLLs were led by women who wanted you to nurse until your kids were in college. (By the way, that’s not true…obviously!)

In Brooklyn, there are several LLL’s so moms don’t have to travel too far from their neighborhood to get advice and meet other moms.

La Leche League of Park Slope/Windsor Terrace/Kensington
LLL Park Slope Leaders, available to answer questions over the phone & at meetings:
Anne 965-4428 • Heather 625-6855 • Katharine 788-5166 • Suzanne 788-1060
*Please call the number listed for each meeting on the morning of to confirm*
*Please note change of day for the Kensington meetings

Employed Mothers’ Meetings
at Windsor Terrace Library, 160 E. 5th St. at Ft Hamilton Pkwy
10:30am-12:00pm, Partners welcome.
(Saturdays) April 28, June 2, July 14
Contact Suzanne, 788-1060, or day of meeting call Heather, 646-431-3939
Series Meetings For all moms & little ones, or any woman interested in breastfeeding.
Park Slope: *note the change of address for the meetings scheduled for
Thurs. 10:30am: April 12 (weaning process & misc.), May 17 (solids & misc.), June 7
at 524 8th St. (garden fl., btw. 8th Ave. & PPW), Anne, 965-4428
Windsor Terrace: at 577 Prospect Ave., #2C (btw. 10th & 11th Aves.), Suzanne, 788-1060
10:30am: Tues. April 24, May 22, June 26
Kensington: at 205 E. 4th St. (btw. Caton & Albemarle), Heather, 625-6855
11:00am: *Tues. April 3, May 1
Toddler Meetings For moms and babies 10 months & up.
at 52 Prospect Park SW, (enter code 5554), Katharine, 917-882-3508
10:30am: Thurs. April 19,
May 10 *(weaning process), June 14
*Meeting to be held in Prospect Park, across from 52 PPSW
Enter between 10th and 11th Streets across from 52 Prospect Park SW, walk towards baseball diamonds,
look for balloons. Call for new location if weather is poor.
Meetings for Mothers of Twins *note change of address
Sat. April 14, 10:30pm – 12:00pm
525 Ocean Pkwy, #2G (near Ditmas Ave., buzzer 140 to enter) 347-351-3765

Other Brooklyn Groups:

LLL FORT GREENE
Katie (917) 575-3048,  Lucy (718) 643-9219
LLL COBBLE HILL
Lucy (718) 643-9219
LLL BAY RIDGE/ DYKER HEIGHTS
Marjorie (718) 921-1558, Karen (718) 921-0817
LLL MARINE PARK/ MADISON
Jennifer (718) 339-3806, Paula (718) 241-1818
LLL BOROPARK
Miriam (718) 232-2338, Rivky (718) 851-9729
LLL GRAVESEND
Teba (347) 922-7273
(English/Spanish)
LLL WILLIAMSBURG/ GREENPOINT
Anne (646) 580-7643, Lisa (646) 260-5595

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