New moms, moms-to-be and families are invited to attend “Bundles for Babies”, HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital’s annual community baby shower on Saturday, September 15 from 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. in the main hospital lobby at 1 St. Elizabeth’s Blvd., O’Fallon, IL.

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Guests will meet St. Elizabeth’s Women and Infants Center staff and affiliated OB/GYN practices, receive safety information from SSM Health Cardinal Glennon and learn about services to help them welcome their bundle of joy.  Guided tours will also take place in the Women and Infants Center. The tours will be limited to adults to respect current patients’ privacy and safety.

Guests will also be able to enter a door prize drawing for a chance to win a FREE Medela breast pump, a Mom365 photo package, a pack & play and more!

“We are excited to host our special Bundles for Babies event again this year. The event is an excellent opportunity for new moms and moms-to-be to ask questions, tour the Women and Infants Center,  meet our staff and learn about available safety and support resources in the region,” shared Deb Meidel, RN BSN, Nurse Manager of St. Elizabeth’s Women and Infants Center. “We truly encourage all expecting moms to stop by, even if they are newly pregnant and haven’t yet decided where to deliver.”

Additionally, the event spotlights The Pregnancy Care Center, which offers free pregnancy care resources to new and expectant mothers in need. Guests of the event and the public are welcome to bring a baby item to be donated to the Pregnancy Care center. Items requested include:

•    Onesies
•    Receiving Blankets
•    Toddler Clothes: (size 2T, 3T, 4T, 5T, may be gently used)
•    Toddler Underwear
•    Bottles
•    Pacifiers
•    Teething Rings
•    Small Toys (for infants)
•    Baby Care Items (body wash, shampoo, lotion)
•    Diapers:  (size newborn, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6)
•    Pull-ups:  (size 3T,4T, 5T)
•    Wet wipes
•    Diaper Bags
•    NO CAR SEATS

For additional questions about the Bundles for Babies community baby shower, please call the Women and Infants Center at 618-234-2120, ext. 31260, or to contact the Pregnancy Care Center, call 618-233-2273.

Media Contact

Kelly Barbeau

Manager, Marketing & Communications
HSHS Illinois
Office: (618) 234-2120, Ext. 41270
kelly.barbeau@hshs.org

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