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#1 of 12 Old 04-02-2012, 04:26 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Hello,

I am looking to start a playgroup or find one thats already going on. If anyone knows of one, or is interested in getting one going please let me know. Me and my 2 year old son need to get out and start making friends with some like minded mommys and toddlers..Also would love to start finding out what kind of natural parenting community jackson has going on and get connected!

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Hi yo yo. I don't know of any groups, sorry, but I sure would like to be able to join one in the area! I'm in Marshall, but Jackson is not that far away from me! Subscribing to see if there's anyone else out there who is interested!


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Hello,

So i havent heard of any groups either in the area. Maybe we can get one started?Lets see if we can get some more people in the area.I am really hoping to :)How old are your kids?I have a 2 year old boy, and another one on the way in oct.

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I have a previous client who might be interested in this…I'll send her a link to this forum. :)


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I'm also from Jackson. I have a 5 yr. old, an almost 4 yr old and an 8 month old...all girls. The last playgroup I was a part of fell apart and wasn't very active! I don't know if I'm that natural minded other than a homebirth and wearing my youngest though...I may know another mom through fb that is more natural minded!

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Thanks, Elizabeth, for linking me to this!

 

I have a 4 month old son. I cloth diaper, breastfeed, babywear... There might be more I'm not thinking of right now.

 

This would be a great idea. Maybe we could make a facebook group first?

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Elizabeth,

Homebirth and baby wearing are pretty natural minded:) I just would like to get a group of moms together that doesnt think homebirth/baby wearing is crazy.Is your friend in jackson too?Where at in Jackson are you?I am over by vandercook.

 

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working on a facebook page now:)

 

okay got a group page, jackson natural parenting play group feel free to join and we'll try to set something up.

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It won't come up in a search... link? I'm the friend of hers in Jackson (I think!)... And I'm pretty close to Vandercook.

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http://www.facebook.com/#!/groups/241749232590713/  

 

okay try this let me know if it works?

 

Great glad she forwarded you the link. I was thinking it may be nice to meet up at cascades or some thing like that. Or just see where everyone is at and find a central place to meet, or at peoples houses is always an option.

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It did, I requested to join. :) Thanks.

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for people who arent on facebook we are meeting tomorrow wed 18th at 11am at cascades park!hope to see you all there

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