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Linn to celebrate Breastfeeding Week

Celebrate World Breastfeeding Week in Linn County from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aug. 6, in the Annex parking lot of the Linn County Courthouse, 315 SW 4th Ave., Albany.

Organizations that support families from pregnancy through early childhood will be on site providing information about the value of breastfeeding at Step Up for Breastfeeding. Attendees can look forward to community health and nutrition resources, free raffle prizes, a goody bag for every family, educational opportunities, community support and family fun.

"This is the second annual event after last year's great success,"...