September 2015 meetings

International Babywearing Week is October 4-10th! 

In September BWI of the Triangle will host 4 general meetings beginning with a Babywearing 101 demo, followed by hands on help with our carriers or yours. Read on for the full schedule.


BWI of the Triangle General meetings – Babywearing 101 demo followed by hands-on help. Lending Library available for carrier checkouts.

    • Durham – Thursday 9/10, 6:30-8pm at Nido [902 Broad St., Durham, NC 27705]
    • Chapel Hill – Saturday 9/12, 10-11:30am at Women’s Birth and Wellness Center, Suite 304 [930 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd #202, Chapel Hill, NC]
    • Raleigh – Tuesday 9/15, 10-11:30am  at Sub Noir Brewing Company [2039 Progress Ct, Raleigh, NC]
    • Cary – Saturday 9/19, 10-11:30am  at REI Cary [1751 Walnut St, Cary, NC 27511]

NEW! Cary Café – Wednesday, 9/23, 10:30-11:30am at Grow, the Family Boutique [2885 Jones Franklin Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27606]

New to the group? Find out about our lending library here. If you are ready to become a member you can sign up online.


In addition to our website and Facebook group, we now have a Facebook page where we will be announcing our monthly meetings! “Like” our page and subscribe (under the Upcoming Events section on the left) to get notifications when we add events.

For questions about any of our meetings please send an email to triangle@babywearinginternational.org or ask in our Facebook group!

August 2015 meetings

In August BWI of the Triangle will host 4 general meetings beginning with a Babywearing 101 demo, followed by hands on help with our carriers or yours. Read on for the full schedule.


BWI of the Triangle General meetings – Babywearing 101 demo followed by hands-on help. Lending Library available for carrier checkouts.

  • Chapel Hill – Saturday 8/1, 10-11:30am at Women’s Birth and Wellness Center, Suite 304 [930 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd #202, Chapel Hill, NC]
  • Durham – Thursday 8/13, 6:30-8pm at Nido [902 Broad St., Durham, NC 27705]
  • Cary – Saturday 8/15, 10-11:30am  at REI Cary [1751 Walnut St, Cary, NC 27511]
  • Raleigh – Tuesday 8/18, 10-11:30am  at Sub Noir Brewing Company [2039 Progress Ct, Raleigh, NC]

New to the group? Find out about our lending library here. If you are ready to become a member you can sign up online.

Social Meet-ups and Community Events– Fun gatherings and playdates!

  • Sunday 8/30, 2:30-5pm Paint It Forward at Wine and Design Cary
    Join fellow babywearers and friends at Wine & Design Cary, NC [483 James Jackson Ave Cary, North Carolina] for a group fundraiser and afternoon out! We’ll be painting “Fireflies in a Mason Jar” (supplies provided) and enjoying beverages of your choice (BYOB, no hard liquor, glasses provided). Cost is $45 per person and BWI of the Triangle will receive a portion of the proceeds! Please plan to arrive at 2:30pm to start painting at 3:00. Click here to register.

Fireflies In a Mason Jar


In addition to our website and Facebook group, we now have a Facebook page where we will be announcing our monthly meetings! “Like” our page and subscribe (under the Upcoming Events section on the left) to get notifications when we add events.

For questions about any of our meetings please send an email to triangle@babywearinginternational.org or ask in our Facebook group!

July 2015 meetings

In July BWI of the Triangle will host 4 general meetings beginning with a Babywearing 101 demo, followed by hands on help with our carriers or yours. Read on for the full schedule.

Are you south of the Triangle area? Our sister chapter, BWI of the Southeastern Piedmont will we hosting a meeting on July 11th, 10am at Harnett Co Public Library, Lillington. For more information see their Facebook page or email them at BWISoutheasternPiedmont@gmail.com


BWI of the Triangle General meetings – Babywearing 101 demo followed by hands-on help. Lending Library available for carrier checkouts.

  • Thursday 7/9, 6:30-8pm –  Nido [902 Broad St. Durham NC 27705]
  • Saturday 7/11, 10-11:30am – Women’s Birth and Wellness Center, Suite 304 [930 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd #202, Chapel Hill, NC]
  • Saturday 7/18, 10-11:30am – Sweetbottoms Baby Boutique [2845 Jones Franklin Rd, Raleigh, NC]
  • Raleigh Meeting – To be announced. Please see our Facebook page for updates.

New to the group? Find out about our lending library here. If you are ready to become a member you can sign up online.


In addition to our website and Facebook group, we now have a Facebook page where we will be announcing our monthly meetings! “Like” our page and subscribe (under the Upcoming Events section on the left) to get notifications when we add events.

For questions about any of our meetings please send an email to triangle@babywearinginternational.org or ask in our Facebook group!

June 2015 meetings

In June BWI of the Triangle will host 4 general meetings beginning with a Babywearing 101 demo, followed by hands on help with our carriers or yours. Read on for the full schedule.

The Tuesday 6/16 meeting at North Regional library has been rescheduled for 6/23. Any carriers due on the 16th will now be due on the 23rd. If you need to return a carrier and will be unable to attend the meeting please email us at triangle@babywearinginternational.org to arrange a drop off and avoid a late fee!

Are you south of the Triangle area? Our sister chapter, BWI of the Southeastern Piedmont will we hosting 2 meetings on June 6th: 9-10am at Xtreme Challenge All Stars Gym, Fuquay-Varina and 11-noon at the Harnett Co Public Library, Lillington. For more information see their Facebook page or email them at BWISoutheasternPiedmont@gmail.com


BWI of the Triangle General meetings – Babywearing 101 demo followed by hands-on help. Lending Library available for carrier checkouts.

  • Saturday 6/6, 10-11:30am – Women’s Birth and Wellness Center, Suite 304 [930 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd #202, Chapel Hill, NC]
  • Thursday 6/11, 6:30-8pm –  South Regional Library [4505 S. Alston Avenue, Durham, NC]
  • *Rescheduled* Tuesday 6/2310-11:30am – North Regional Library [7009 Harps Mill Rd, Raleigh, NC]
  • Saturday 6/20, 10-11:30am – Sweetbottoms Baby Boutique [2845 Jones Franklin Rd, Raleigh, NC]

New to the group? Find out about our lending library here. If you are ready to become a member you can sign up online.

Social Meet-ups and Community Events– Fun gatherings and playdates!


In addition to our website and Facebook group, we now have a Facebook page where we will be announcing our monthly meetings! “Like” our page and subscribe (under the Upcoming Events section on the left) to get notifications when we add events.

For questions about any of our meetings please send an email to triangle@babywearinginternational.org or ask in our Facebook group!

May 2015 meetings

In May BWI of the Triangle will host 4 general meetings beginning with a Babywearing 101 demo, followed by hands on help with our carriers or yours. We also planning a few special events this month. Read on for the full schedule.

Are you south of the Triangle area? Our sister chapter, BWI of the Southeastern Piedmont will we hosting 2 meetings on May 2nd: 9-10am at Xtreme Challenge All Stars Gym, Fuquay-Varina and 11-noon at the Harnett Co Public Library, Lillington. For more information see their Facebook page or email them at BWISoutheasternPiedmont@gmail.com


BWI of the Triangle General meetings – Babywearing 101 demo followed by hands-on help. Lending Library available for carrier checkouts.

  • Saturday 5/2, 10-11:30am – Women’s Birth and Wellness Center, Suite 304 [930 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd #202, Chapel Hill, NC]
  • Thursday 5/7, 6:30-8pm –  South Regional Library [4505 S. Alston Avenue, Durham, NC]
  • Saturday 5/16, 10-11:30am – Sweetbottoms Baby Boutique [2845 Jones Franklin Rd, Raleigh, NC]
  • Tuesday 5/19, 10-11:30am – North Regional Library [7009 Harps Mill Rd, Raleigh, NC]

Social Meet-ups and Community Events– Fun gatherings and playdates!

  • Sunday 5/17, 10am-2pm – Spring Fling Family Picnic
    Please join us at Lake Wheeler park, Raleigh, Shelter #5. There will be a member managed carrier swap and a babywearing photo shoot. Photos will be taken by Sarah Ford (one of our talented volunteers). For a $10 donation to the group Sarah will take your picture at lovely Lake Wheeler and send you 3 edited photos. More details here!
  • Saturday 5/30, 5-8pm – Rock the Baby
    We will have a table at Rock the Baby, La Leche League of Chapel Hill’s family festival. The event will be held at the Carrboro Town Commons. We will have a few items for sale, including BWI exclusive print Wrapsody headbands. Come by and say hello!

For questions about any of our meetings please send an email to triangle@babywearinginternational.org or ask in our Facebook group!

April 2015 meetings

Please bear with us this month and check meeting dates carefully! We had to make a number of changes due to availability of our meeting spaces. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please contact us at triangle@babywearinginternational.org if you have any questions.

Our Durham evening meeting starts this month!! We are really excited to have a general meeting (with carrier lending library) in Durham again, AND in the evening for caregivers who can’t make it to morning meetings!

If you are in the Fuquay-Varina and Lillington area, check out the meetings hosted by Babywearing International of the Southeastern Piedmont!


General meetings – Babywearing 101 demo followed by hands-on help. Lending Library available for carrier checkouts.

  • Thursday 4/9, 6:30-8pm –  South Regional Library [4505 S. Alston Avenue, Durham, NC]
  • Saturday 4/11, 10-11:30am – Women’s Birth and Wellness Center, Suite 304 [930 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd #202, Chapel Hill, NC]
  • Tuesday 4/14, 10-11:30am – North Regional Library [7009 Harps Mill Rd, Raleigh, NC]
  • Saturday 4/25, 10-11:30am – Sweetbottoms Baby Boutique [2845 Jones Franklin Rd, Raleigh, NC]

Social Meet-ups – Fun gatherings and playdates!

  • Friday 4/24, 12pm– JC Raulston Arboretum [4415 Beryl Rd, Raleigh, NC]
    Bring your lunch and join fellow babywearers for a picnic at the arboretum on Arbor Day! Exact meeting location TBA, please RSVP on FaceBook.

Mark your calendars: In May we will have a table at Rock the Baby, La Leche League of Chapel Hill’s family festival. The event will be held at the Carrboro Town Commons on May 30th, more details to come!

For questions about any of our meetings please send an email to triangle@babywearinginternational.org or ask in our Facebook group!

March meetings

In March, BWI-T will have 3 general meetings with a demo before hands-on help and 2 demo only meetings.

Our meeting at North Regional Library is moving to Tuesday mornings due to availability of the library meeting room.

Our meeting at Sweetbottoms Baby Boutique will be a week later than usual this month.

If you are in the Fuquay-Varina and Lillington area, check out the meetings hosted by Babywearing International of the Southeastern Piedmont!

General meetings – Lending Library available for carrier checkouts

3/7 at Women’s Birth and Wellness Center, Suite 304 [930 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd #202, Chapel Hill, NC] 10 – 11:30am
3/17 at North Regional Library [7009 Harps Mill Rd, Raleigh, NC] 10 – 11:30am
3/28 at Sweetbottoms Baby Boutique [2845 Jones Franklin Rd, Raleigh, NC] 10 – 11:30am

‘First Look’ Demo meetings – NO CHECKOUTS

3/11 at Baby+Co [226 Ashville Avenue, Cary NC] 6:30
3/23 at Babies R Us [7001 Fayetteville Rd, Durham NC] 7pm

Starting in April we will have an evening general meeting in Durharm! Mark your calendar for April 9th, 6:00pm at South Regional Library, Durham, NC.

For questions about any of our meetings please send an email to triangle@babywearinginternational.org or ask in our Facebook group!

February meetings

In February, BWI-T will have 3 general meetings with a demo before hands-on help and 2 demo only meetings.

**We are expecting inclement weather overnight Monday the 16th and have proactively moved the date of our Raleigh meeting at North Regional Library. The event will now take place on Tuesday the 24th. In addition, you may switch out a carrier due at this meeting on the evening of the 18th at Shannon Becker’s home in Raleigh near Millbrook and Creedmore Rds. Please email us at triangle@babywearinginternational.org for the address.**

If you are in the Fuquay-Varina and Lillington area, check out the meetings hosted by Babywearing International of the Southeastern Piedmont!

Special Event
We will be hosting a traveling TwinGO carrier for a short time in February. It will be available to try on at our Raleigh and Cary meetings and at a special event hosted by one of our members in South Durham.

2/16 at Ruth Ashton’s home in South Durham 10 am
Please email us at triangle@babywearinginternational.org for the exact address.

General meetings – Lending Library available for carrier checkouts

2/7 at Women’s Birth and Wellness Center, 3rd floor meeting room [930 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd #202, Chapel Hill, NC] 10 – 11:30am
2/24 (Tuesday) at North Regional Library [7009 Harps Mill Rd, Raleigh, NC] 10 – 11:30am
2/21 at Sweetbottoms Baby Boutique [2845 Jones Franklin Rd, Raleigh, NC] 10 – 11:30am

Valentine’s Day is in February and we want you to bring your sweetie to a meeting! Members who bring their significant other to a general meeting may borrow a bonus carrier from that meeting. The member is responsible for both carriers.

‘First Look’ Demo meetings – NO CHECKOUTS

2/11 at Baby+Co [226 Ashville Avenue, Cary NC] 6:30
2/23 at Babies R Us [7001 Fayetteville Rd, Durham NC] 7pm

For questions about any of our meetings please send an email to triangle@babywearinginternational.org or ask in our Facebook group!

January meetings

In January, BWI-T will have 3 general meetings with a demo before hands-on help and 2 demo only meetings.

**The North Regional Library meeting will be on Tuesday January 20 at 10am.**
This is a change from the normal date because the library will be closed on January 19th in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. If you need to return a carrier and have a schedule conflict, please email us as soon as possible: triangle@babywearinginternational.org

If you are in the Fuquay-Varina and Lillington area, meetings are hosted by a new chapter, Babywearing International of the Southeastern Piedmont!

General meetings – Lending Library available for carrier checkouts

1/3 at Women’s Birth and Wellness Center, 3rd floor meeting room [930 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd #202, Chapel Hill, NC] 10 – 11:30am
1/17 at Sweetbottoms Baby Boutique [2845 Jones Franklin Rd, Raleigh, NC] 10 – 11:30am
1/20 (Tuesday) at North Regional Library [7009 Harps Mill Rd, Raleigh, NC] 10 – 11:30am

The demo portion of our General Meetings begins at 10am. If you are coming only to check carriers in or out we ask that you wait until 10:45. This helps us keeps the room quiet so that new members can hear the demo and have time to ask questions. Thank you!

‘First Look’ Demo meetings – NO CHECKOUTS

1/14 at Baby+Co [226 Ashville Avenue, Cary NC] 6:30
1/26 at Babies R Us [7001 Fayetteville Rd, Durham NC] 7pm

For questions about any of our meetings please send an email to triangle@babywearinginternational.org or ask in our Facebook group!